Dr. Aaron Denlinger, Dean of Student Culture addresses our community with an encouraging message during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Arma Dei Academy’s Distance Learning Program (“DLP”) exists to further our mission and deliver the most effective classical Christian education possible in light of the unprecedented public health challenges of COVID-19. Our program was developed to comply with Governor Polis’s Executive Stay-At-Home Order D 2020 017 and other government mandates and regulations. Arma Dei Academy teachers continue to work full-time to deliver school at home through a variety of learning opportunities including daily teacher-created video instruction, live classroom times, independent work, and hands-on experiences. The DLP was designed with our educational philosophy in mind, allowing students to continue interacting and engaging…
Inspired by Denver's most recent Monet exhibit, Collaborative students began a three-part study of color values and practiced creating shades of colors, which will culminate in an Impressionist project.
Ceilidh Dancing The cold temperature and snow prevented the 8th grade students from heading outside for PE class on Wednesday. As a result, they spent PE learning a Scottish (Ceilidh) dance. Dr. D walked the students through the steps of a very traditional Scottish dance, one that was featured during Dr. and Mrs. Denlinger’s wedding in Scotland in 2008! Watch the video here.
Suffering is part of life in a sinful and fallen world. We instinctively try to shield ourselves, our children, and other loved ones from hardship and difficulty. But we never fully succeed in such efforts. And, in our more lucid moments, we perhaps even realize that suffering, in God’s providence, serves a redemptive purpose, conforming us to the image of Christ (Romans 3:3-5), who himself endured ultimate suffering with joy because he knew his suffering accomplished our salvation (Heb. 12:2). Equipping ourselves and our children with a biblical perspective on suffering is critical to navigating it in a way that glorifies…
Recess in Colorado! Despite the frigid temperatures this week, students had a blast during recess as they raced down our snow-covered hill on sleds! With the Rocky Mountains serving as a majestic backdrop, outdoor fun inspired wonder and awe of the great Artist. Following Friday’s in-service, faculty members took their turn strapping on snow boots and sliding down the hill in awe-struck wonder of our Heavenly Father.
John 4:19 affirms, “We love because He first loved us.” A heartfelt thanks to all dads, grandfathers, and honorary dads who were able to attend the 5th annual Dads Valentine Breakfast. Our preschoolers also had a fun day celebrating Valentines day!