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Operation Christmas Child Comes Back to Town

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By: Abbie Wayne   Nov. 8, 2019   Image from https://metrovoicenews.com/high-hopes-operation-christmas-child-year/ This week the Upper School band folded 200 boxes for Operation Christmas Child! Every year Covenant School students bring in boxes filled with goodies for children all over the world to enjoy. Not only are these children receiving their very own gifts but they also receive the…

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Competition at Upper School fall retreat

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Ella Bumgardner Covenant’s Upper School students finished out their week before fall break at their annual fall retreat. Fall retreat was located locally this year at Lewis Memorial Baptist Church. The students had a time of competition and bonding in a different atmosphere outside of the classroom. House Augustine was able to move from 4th…

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Covenant Student Use Skills for the 21st Century

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By ANNALISE KITCHEN Covenant’s Upper School students have an opportunity to take a typing course to learn how type papers, use PowerPoint, and other beneficial formats to prepare them for life.  Abi Black, the Upper School rhetoric teacher, teaches the typing course this year at Covenant and already sees improvement in the students. “It has…

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Narrative grading the new normal for Lower School students

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By GRACE SHAFFER “Is this for a grade?” This is a common question among students in schools across the country.   Covenant School has changed the way they grade in the Lower School.  Rather than number grades, they are using a more classical way referred to as narrative grading.  Narrative grading is one of the many…

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From Australia to Covenant: Charlotte Dudley’s journey

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By ABBIE WAYNE Charlotte Dudley, moved to America around seven weeks ago due to her fathers work. Her family has chosen to let her attend Covenant school making Charlotte the first Australian to attend Covenant.  Charlotte has enjoyed her time in America, however, she still misses her friends back home in Australia. Luckily, her new…

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Never Forget: Covenant students thank first responders

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By GRACE SHAFFER Not all firefighters fight fires, but they are also heroes in many situations.   On 9/11 of this year, House Augustine visited the Huntington fire department to deliver a basket of snacks to thank the firefighters for their service.  The Head of house, Elizabeth Kelly, and the service coordinator, Emma Yeager, organized their…

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The Jonas Brothers make a comeback

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By ELLA BUMGARDNER The Jonas Brothers have made their official comeback six years after their breakup. Ella Bumgardner, Covenant 9th grader, attended their Happiness Begins tour last week. On September 5 in Columbus, Ohio, The Jonas Brothers performed their sold-out reunion tour show to their old and new fans. Covenant alum Eden Bumgardner had a…

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