Heart of Central

Heart of Central is our character and leadership development program. Each faculty builds intentional relationship with their designated small group of students, to nurture and equip them as Kingdom leaders.

Purpose

To nurture students through intentional relationship to help them discover their identity in Christ and learn to lead themselves, so they can eventually lead others.

Goals for each high school student:

  • Strengthening relationships with their peers and faculty leaders

  • Developing Christ-­like character

  • Understanding and developing principles and characteristics of godly leaders

  • Experiencing love and nurture and in turn, sharing them with others

Theme for each grade level:

  • Grade 9 – Understanding Yourself

  • Grade 10 – Developing Life Skills

  • Grade 11 – Becoming a Leader

  • Grade 12 – Being called to Serve

Heart of Central curriculum includes:

  • Writing and revising a personal mission statement

  • Character assessment, intertwined with a personal spiritual pilgrimage

  • Time management, study skills, problem solving and study habits

  • Scripture memorization

  • Driving responsibilities and car maintenance

  • Keeping a record of service hours and co­curricular involvement

  • Public speaking and marketing oneself

  • Planning for a career

  • Preparation for life after high school, including a job resume, job interview, college application and obtaining references