The 5th & 6th graders had a wonderful trip to the Zoo in Asheboro, North Carolina. The students got to see all kinds of marsupials, gorillas (including one who played on the glass with the kids giving them a very unique experience), giraffes, elephants, and so many more. However, it was the Polar Bears who …
On August 24, 2015, Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy opened its school year to the largest enrollment of the school’s 76-year history with a record enrollment of 104 students in the Kindergarten through 10th grades. This …
The Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy 7th and 8th grade classes had a great two-day trip with Richmond Academy and Tree of Life at the National Marine Corp. Museum. The students learned about all different aspects of the history of the Marines. We can never forget these brave Marines’ sacrifice for us.
On Thursday, December 10th, the Bashful Giraffe Early Learning Center 2 year olds through Pre-K along with the Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy Kindergarten through 2nd graders put on their first combined Christmas play in the DTD gymnasium. The play is called “The Wonderous Gift.” DVDs of the program are available for only $10 as …
The ninth and tenth grade class donated Christmas gifts for children at Miriam’s House in Lynchburg. This was an opportunity for our students to reach out to our community in a tangible way. “It gave me a chance to think about those that aren’t as fortunate as we are…I hope this helps them to have …
The 5th and 6th grades learned about American folk art. American folk art refers to self-taught artists from the 18th and 19th centuries whose lives of simplicity influenced the subjects they chose for their paintings. The most well-known name in American folk art is Grandma Moses. American folk artists’ paintings did not look like photographs. The people …