Grades

SVCA’s elementary program uses the A Beka curriculum.  The following outline of subject material is presented according to the grade level your child is entering.  K3 through grade 6 use a traditional classroom approach with one teacher and selected curriculum.

Kindergarten (K3, K4, K5, AK5)

  • Reading, History, Printing
  • Numbers, Science, Bible
  • Music, Art, Telling Time
  • P.E., Field Trips

Primary/Elementary (1st – 4th)

  • Mathematics, Bible, Music
  • English, P.E., Art (Grades 2-5)
  • History, Writing (Cursive)
  • Science, Oral & Written Book Reports

Middle School (5th – 8th Grade)

  • Mathematics, English, Science History
  • Literature, Earth Science (Lab) Honors, Pre-Algebra
  • Typing, Physical Education, Bible, Music, Algebra I (Honors)

High School (9th – 12th Grade)

  • Mathematics Algebra I & II, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, & Consumer Math
  • English/LiteratureEnglish 9, English 10, English 11, English 12
  • SciencePhysical Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • History World History, American History, Government/Economics, Geography (AOP), Constitution (AOP), VA State History (AOP)
  • Physical Education/Health – 1 year with one semester of Health within the two year period. Students may receive no more than one Team Sports credit throughout grades 9-12
  • Bible All students at SVCA must attain one Bible credit for each year they attend.  These Bible credits come from our own prescribed Bible courses. Community service hours are a component of our Bible curriculum. Students will receive information concerning grade level requirements and criterion. 
  • Electives Spanish I & II, Computer Application Software, Cooking, Web Design, and Yearbook/Photography