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My Daughter is Leaving The Nest

By Dr. Jacqueline Taylor, Ph.D   As my anxiety level begins to increase awaiting my daughter’s 2019 high school graduation, I am excited yet on edge as her upcoming journey becomes a reality. My calmness about the great accomplishment is nerving however, I know God’s plan for her will be very rewarding.   For I […]


Surviving Summer…The Emens way!

By: Prestonwood Christian Academy North Parent, Angela Emens                                                                                               […]


Why We’re Leaving Our Dallas Private School

I would like to preface this by saying the owner of this website has asked that I do not disclose the name of the school or any details that may reveal the identity of the school for this blog entry. Our school was suggested to us by other parents in or near Dallas who’ve either […]


Why choose a non-sectarian, independent, and experiential school?

By: Selwyn School The Creation of the Lightbulb: A History of Trial & Error If you ask a historian if Thomas Edison invented the light bulb, you are probably going to get one of these answers: No, his work would have been impossible without Nikola Tesla’s inventions. Yes, he invented a highly successful incandescent lightbulb, […]


The Benefits of Uniforms

Back to school means back in uniforms for some and new to uniforms for others. My daughter is not growing up like my husband and I did.  She is young but on our current path, she will not know what it is to walk to the bus stop and see what everyone is wearing, or […]


Cistercian Preparatory 2018 Salutatorian

Salutatorian full name: Benjamin Lawrence FitzGerald Parents’ names:  Shannon and Rob FitzGerald University attending:  University of Notre Dame Extra-curricular activities, sports and non-sports, and special honors: Student Counsel Treasurer, Genesis Woman’s Shelter Teen Board, Academic Quiz Bowl, Young Men’s Service League, Rosary Club, Big Brothers, Eagle Scout, Lector, Junior Patron’s Guild, Service Trip to Zimbabwe, […]


Cistercian Preparatory 2018 Valedictorian

Valedictorian full name: Marshall Edward Comeaux Parents’ names: Gabrielle and Paul Comeaux University attending: The University of Texas at Austin Extra-curricular activities, sports and non-sports, and special honors: Robotics Club, Academic Quiz Bowl, Math Club, Eagle Scout, Student Ambassadors, Big Brothers, Wesley Rankin Community Service, Altar Server, Cross Country, Soccer, Baseball, National Merit Finalist, Cum Laude Society, […]


Our First Year

With every school or parent I meet I am always asked the same question.  “Where do your kids go to school?” So I thought now would be a good time to share that my daughter attends Prestonwood Christian Academy and what our experience has been thus far.   What Have I Realized? I am not […]


An Autistic Manager Makes a Team Better

Dr. Bucher Almost one in three young adults with autism is not involved in volunteer, community, or educational activities.  They do not interact with friends, nor are they invited to join social activities.  This data comes from a nationwide survey by Drexel University’s Autism Institute.  The survey focused on what happens when autistic youth transition […]


Why Vision Skills are Critical for Learning

Annette Wilkes, MOT, OTR/Owner As a Pediatric Occupational Therapist for the past 18 years, I have seen children with an array of challenges. One thing we have noticed in recent years is a huge increase in children coming into the clinic with Vision deficits. These vision difficulties manifest themselves in many different ways in the […]


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