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GR 7-8 students in videography class
We don’t meet students in the middle ... we guide them forward.

I want to explore what makes ____ different at CHCA for Grades 7 and 8.

Gr 8 student taking break from video game
  • Clubs
eSports is a team of students playing a particular video game in a highly-organized, competitive environment.  We learn about the world of eSports, gaming skills, gaming sportsmanship, and how to compete against others in a Christ-honoring manner.  At Gr 7-8, we will compete against other schools and teams.
Gr 7-8 student run coffee bar
  • Clubs
  • Experiences
  • Leadership

Our students lead this entrepreneurship opportunity allowing our classmates to connect with each other by serving coffee, baked goods, and drinks - all while learning how to start and run a business.

We Make a Difference in Our School!
  • Clubs
  • Leadership

At CHCA, our student government has a huge influence on our student body. They not only plan socials and school events, but started a "Be Awesome" campaign that promotes a culture of kindness in our learning environment. How awesome is that?!

Athletes and Performers
  • Arts
  • Athletics/Teams

At CHCA we make sure that you can be part of not only sports, but indulge yourself in extra-curriculars as well. You aren't limited to the field or to the stage. You can do both.

Gr 7-8 girl working on her laptop
  • Faith

In Christian Studies class, we learn more about Jesus's disciples, glittery temptations, the New Testament, and unpack the secret meaning of The Chronicles of Narnia.

Group of Gr7-8 students cleaning up leaves during week of serivice
  • Experiences

Intersession is a fun week of no "school work" where we volunteer at places such as camps and farms or travel on mission trips. It is a great time of learning and serving with your friends.

Gr 7-8 girl working on homework
  • Gr 9-12 Preparation
  • Leadership

Student Directed Learning (SDL) is every other day and allows students to use their time freely to get work done and ask teachers questions. This time gives us more responsibility and allows us to improve our work and time management skills. 

Gr 7-8 students at lunch in the cafeteria
  • Community
  • Leadership

Lunch time at CHCA is more than a lunch bell, it's a 40 minute bell where we can interact freely with our peers. We can use our time to socialize with each other at our outdoor field, playground, or gymnasium. We also offer a variety of clubs for students to attend during this time.

Mrs. Null with Gr7-8 science student
  • Community

Our teachers are here for you and willing to work one-on-one with you. They want to see you succeed academically and put forth their effort to make sure that you do! They care about each of us individually and encourage us to start our very own student-led opportunities.

Gr 7-8 students during prayer time at chapel
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  • Faith
  • Leadership

At CHCA we focus on not only academics, but our faith as well. We know that with each year, there is much more to come for our Christian Studies classes, chapel, and prayer groups.

CHCA's grade 7-12 Upper School Pep Band students stand on court during Cleveland Cavaliers opening
  • Arts
  • Experiences

Where else can you perform during halftime at a Cleveland Cavaliers game and a month later be spotted on stage performing in the high school musical? At CHCA we have many unique performing opportunities!

student-athletes participating in CHCA's Performance Program
  • Athletics/Teams

Athletics camps (where you can play all summer long), baseball/softball training, athletic training facilities, and more ... At CHCA there are so many athletic opportunities. Here's more about our unique 360 Armor Program.

Gr 7-8 students singing in chapel
  • Faith

Each week, students gather in the gym to worship, connect with God, and listen to his callings. We give praise to the Lord through song, then listen to a speaker talk to us about our faith in a way we can learn and grow from.

So Many Sports to Choose From
  • Athletics/Teams

Here at CHCA we offer 13 unique and different sports in three different seasons. What does that mean? With so many options, you can play sports all year round.

Gr 7-8 Upper School entrance
  • Gr 9-12 Preparation

CHCA's Upper School Assistant Principal shares her perspective on why a 6-year high school experience is so beneficial.

Gr 7-8 students in multimedia class
  • Leadership

Here we produce complete video segments to deliver weekly news to our peers. Our news station is completely student-led and allows students to always experience something new.

Gr 8 student simulating a WW1 military pilot
  • Clubs

Military Cohort is a club where our students can learn more about past wars and what veterans had to go through. We learn about weapons and how technology has changed. It is a great club for anyone interested in history or the military.

Gr 7-8 students at Student Organized Services gathering
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Student Organized Service (SOS) is a great opportunity to serve with students in Grades 9-12. Every Thursday after school, students head over to a local elementary school with one of our teachers. This opportunity is open to all. It is a very fun experience and it makes your heart happy!

One of the City's Largest Arts Festivals!
  • Arts
  • Experiences

Students from all four campuses perform on three different stages, 1,000+ pieces of student artwork on display, a juried art competition for high schoolers, hands-on arts and crafts for attendees of all ages, professional and student artists demonstrate their work, and delicious food and drink.

Godspell Jr. Last Supper hug
  • Arts

CHCA offers many ways to engage in the Theater Program. Our school also offers chances to perform on amazing sets with fellow students from different grade levels to expand our skill levels. We also get the help of our amazing staff, parents, and students!