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NJHS Welcomes New Members

Thursday, February 15, 2018

On Friday, February 2, the students of National Junior Honor Society were privileged to welcome fifteen new members for the upcoming year! Qualifying for NJHS is a significant accomplishment; students are only able to apply if they retain a 90 or higher in each core class.

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Fishing for Tuna in MS Science Elective

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Students in the Middle School Inquiry Based Science elective have been busy studying the various zones of the ocean in preparation for their current Bycatch Project. Students are using the engineering design process to design their nets, build prototypes and test them.

7th Grade Learns Vocabulary Through Game Play

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Games promote healthy competition, challenge students to think on their feet and get them up and moving. Students learn while having fun, which is a win-win for teachers and students.

National Art Honor Society Visits Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Friday, February 2, 2018

National Art Honor Society had a field trip to the Museum of Fine Arts Houston. The NAHS students took a journey through the ages of history in art from the museum’s permanent collection, which covers world cultures dating from antiquity to the present.

Warrior Tribe Serves Elim Christian School

Thursday, January 25, 2018

The Tribe of Judah has partnered with Elim Christian School, a school for children with special needs, to continue the buddy program that began last school year.

Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Art Contest Winners - Elementary

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

On January 8, Cypress Christian School Elementary students participated in the 2017-2018 Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Art Competition for Private and Christian Schools. Forty-five schools were represented this year. Ten students earned awards.

Secondary Spiritual Emphasis Days

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Students in grades 6-12 were given an extra spiritual challenge as a part of the annual CCS Spiritual Emphasis Days. The focus of the three days was on “Habitudes.” A “Habitude” is defined as a leadership skill presented in a vivid picture that impacts our habits and our attitudes.

No Taxation Without Representation!

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Fourth-grade students have been busy learning about the American Revolution. To help them better understand some of the causes of the Revolutionary War, students participated in an exciting role-play activity. Each student randomly received a Role Card to find out if he or she would be a colonist, a tax collector, a member of Parliament, or the King of England.

Texas History Students Visit Historical Site

Friday, December 15, 2017

Texas History students took a field trip on Tuesday, December 12, to Washington-on-the-Brazos Historical Park and Star of the Republic Museum near Brenham.

AP Spanish Students Create Shields

Thursday, December 7, 2017

AP Spanish students recently read an adapted prose version of the epic poem "Poema del mío Cid" and compared it to the original verse. Students each chose a character from the poem and created a shield with emblems to represent important events and character traits of the person.

Sixth Grade Sushi and Tea Party

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Sixth grade students completed the study of the history of Japan with a ‘Sushi and Tea Party.’ They enjoyed learning about Origami, the Japanese Tea Ceremony, Torii Gates and the history of Japan.

Elementary Math Club

Monday, November 27, 2017

Elementary Math Club participants worked in groups to solve problems, explore new strategies and prepare for ACSI Math Olympics.

Veterans Day 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Veterans from all areas of the armed forces were in attendance at the annual assembly held in their honor. Read more, view photos and video of this special occasion.

Operation Christmas Child 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Elementary, middle school and high students participated in the "Operation Christmas Child" project through Samaritan’s Purse. The Christmas boxes will be delivered to children in countries all around the world. This is a wonderful way for students to help send the gospel message to a child in another country. Overall, 169 boxes were packed!

Students Explain the Connection Between Insulin and Glucose

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Biomedical science students investigated how insulin and glucose are involved in cell communication. Students used a design process to create a 3-D working model demonstrating how insulin works to move glucose into cells, and to explain this process to their target audience.

Eighth Graders Hold Mock Trial

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Eighth graders experienced firsthand how the Supreme Court of the United States functions as part of their study of American history. After learning how cases are selected, presented in court and then decided, students were given a real court case and held a mock trial.

Chemistry Students Celebrate Mole Day

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Chemistry students celebrated a unit of measurement known as a mole. Mole Day commemorates Avogadro's Number (6.02 x 10^23) which is used to convert between atoms/molecules and grams. The students had fun creating stuffed moles, naming them, and costuming them appropriately.

Hunting for Physics Treasure

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Honors Physics students went on a special type of treasure hunt recently in Mrs. Keim’s class – a hunt that involved travel, mystery and, of course, some fun physics calculations.

Senior Performs in TMEA Region Choir

Thursday, November 9, 2017

This weekend, Julia Williams performed with the TMEA Region Choir for her fourth year in a row, earning second chair out of the hundreds of students who auditioned.

Fifth Grade American Festival

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

On November 6, 2017, CCS welcomed friends and family members to the 2017 American Festival. This event provided the opportunity for each fifth-grade student to perform an originally and independently written dramatic monologue based on the life of a Civil War character chosen by the student.

Middle School Science Elective Completes Fun Projects

Thursday, November 2, 2017

The Middle School Science Elective is at it again! Over the past several weeks, students have explored various areas of science including biochemistry, oceanography, architecture, organic chemistry and engineering.