From the Principal's Desk Sonshine Christian Academy | July 2018

In this Issue

  • Meet the new Head of School
  • Sonshine Christian Academy Freedom Camp 2018
  • Important Dates and Information for the 2018 - 2019 School Year

Meet Sonshine Christian Academy's new

Head of School

Dr. Davina A.J. Hicks

Dr. Davina Jackson Hicks is Head of School of the Sonshine Christian Academy, an Association of Christian School International (ACSI) accredited private school serving the central Ohio area from its founding in 1981 by her late mother, Deborah A. Jackson. Throughout her almost fifteen years in the private business sector, Dr. Hicks has established an outstanding record of successfully leading various organizational change management strategies at Fortune 500 companies. Her most recent role at Anthem, Inc., a Fortune 50 company, Dr. Hicks serves in the Learning and Development leadership capacity. She is responsible for facilitating a variety of performance-based learning objectives and travels throughout the U.S. to serve as lead facilitator by delivering learning events using varied media, virtual and global environments.

Dr. Hicks has been in a leadership role that includes branch management of a bank; owning her own small business; serving as business strategist at her church; and managing the learning, operational, and customer service strategies of three off-shore vendors located in Manila, Philippines. Dr. Hicks thinks and acts globally and is aware of learning and cultural differences both domestically and globally that drive learner effectiveness. Davina is a proud alum of Sonshine Christian Academy and graduated from St. Francis DeSales High School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wittenberg University; a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix; and a Doctorate of Philosophy in Business Administration with a Specialization in International Business degree from Northcentral University.

Be sure to check out Dr. Hick's special video to you!

Sonshine Christian Academy's Freedom School 2018 Summer Camp

Just becuase its summer that does not prevent our students learning, and having fun! In case you missed it here are some images from their various activities during the 2018 Sonshine Christina Academy's Freedom School Summer Camp!

Scholars visit COSI for an afternoon of learning and having fun!
Thank you and kudos goes to author and business owner Danielle D Smith for taking time out of her busy schedule to have story time with SonShine Christian Academy Freedom School summer camp students!
Our scholars paid a visit tot the Columbus Metropolitan Library for a day of learning! Each one teach one!
Big THANKS to Sargent Hess and her crew from the Columbus Police department for coming to SCA Freedom School and spending time with our youth.
Everything was not all learnig and games. Our scholars also believe in standing up for civil rights and fairness for all people. They participated in Rally for Families at the Ohio Statehouse. We are so proud of them!
Our scholars are taking a break from the busy summer to create....Elephant toothpaste!!

Important Dates and Information

  • Orientation for ALL children, PreK3-8th: Friday, August 31, 2018 6:00 PM
  • Monday, Sept. 3rd, No School/Labor Day
  • Tuesday, Sept. 4th, First Day of School
  • Monday, Sept. 10th, Grandparents Day
  • Friday, Sept. 15th, Progress Reports
  • Friday, Sept. 22nd, Prof Day/No School
  • Monday, Sept. 25th, Skating Party 6-8 pm
  • Friday, October 5th, progress reports available on-line
  • Monday, Nov. 12th. Open House 3-6 pm

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