Curriculum

Hunter Classical Christian School provides students with an education rooted in the liberal arts in a challenging Christian environment. Creative competition is seen as healthy and as a means for preparing students for higher learning. Our curriculum is traditional and rigorous, and will require the student’s best effort. Our curriculum includes:

  • Saxon Math
  • Shurley Grammar
  • Scott Foresman Science
  • Predominantly classical literature, the “Great Books” approach
  • “Story of the World” History series, by Susan Wise Bauer (with supplemental material)
  • Ecce Romanum Latin
  • Math games, Kodaly method of music instruction, physical education, art, and creative play

A Sampling of our Grammar School Literature

Examples of our Grammar school literature include Aesopʼs Fables, fairy and folk tales, and titles such as The Boxcar ChildrenPeter Rabbit, Little WomenThe Door in the WallThe Wind and the Willows, Johnny TremainMy Side of the MountainKing ArthurRobin HoodThe Lion, the Witch and the WardrobeThe HobbitWhere the Red Fern GrowsTreasure IslandThe Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Bronze Bow, to name a few.

Enrichment Opportunities for Homeschooling Families

For homeschooling families who would like instruction in Latin, Library, Art, Music, Physical Education, and/or Science, HCCS offers a limited number of part-time enrollment options for these subjects in grades K-6. See the detailed schedule for information about the L.A.M.P.S. offerings by subject and day. For information about enrolling and tuition for the L.A.M.P.S. program, please call the school office at 804-708-0048 or request an information packet.

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Monday:

K-           Science-Snack-Recess     9:30am-10:45am

1/2           Science Snack Recess     10:00 – 11:00am

3rd -6th   Snack-Recess-Science     10:15am-11:30am

 

Tuesday

K             Snack -Recess-PE            10:15am -11:30pm

1/2nd       Snack-Recess-PE             11:30am-1:00pm

3rd-6th    PE-Snack-Recess              9:30am -10:45am

Latin for 3rd- 1:00pm-1:45pm;     Latin 4-6th 11:30-12:15pm

 

Wednesday

K         Snack- Recess-Studio Art   10:15am-11:30am

1/2         Studio Art-Lunch-Recess   11:30am -1:00pm

3rd-6th  Studio Art-Snack-Recess   9:30am -10:45am

 

Thursday

K           Music-Snack-Recess           9:30am-10:45am

PE                                        10:45 – 11:30am

1/2         Snack-Recess-Music         10:15am-11:30am

PE                                       11:30am- 12:15 am

3-6th    Meeting-Chapel-Music        8:15am-9:30am

PE                                         9:30-10:15am

3rd:  1:00-1:45 Latin       4th-6th: Latin 11:30-12:15pm

 

Friday

K           Library-Snack-Recess        9:30am-10:45am

1/2nd    Library-Lunch-Recess        11:30am-12:15am

3-6th    Snack-Recess- Library        10:15am-11:30am