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Integrating Faith and Learning: Why Christian Children Need a Christian Education

By mcamustangs / May 2, 2017

Creating a curriculum that truly brings faith into the classroom depends on more than praying before class starts and one weekly chapel. While these aspects are valuable, true faith-based learning seamlessly weaves the Word into every aspect of your child’s education, from mathematics to music. In a school passionate about integrating faith and learning, you will…

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Congratulation to Sami Payne for winning the 2017 Athena Award!

By mcamustangs / May 1, 2017

We would like you to help us congratulate Sami Payne of Brooklyn Park for being this years Athena Award recipient! The Athena Award is to recognize the outstanding 12th grade female athletes from each of the Minneapolis city, suburban and private schools and to honor each woman for her achievements in one or several sports. Below are…

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Mustangs Announce New Boys' Basketball Coach

By mcamustangs / April 27, 2017

Today, the Maranatha Christian Academy boys’ basketball team announced the beginning of a new era with the hiring of new Head Coach, Robert Ware. The MCA basketball program has a rich history of success. Both the boys’ and girls’ programs have reached the State Tournament on a regular basis. Many associated with MCA know Mr.…

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Congratulations to Mrs. Brinkley and the High School Student Council

By mcamustangs / April 26, 2017

Brooklyn Park, MN- For its exemplary record of leadership, service, and activities that serve to improve the school and community, Maranatha Christian Academy High School Student Council has been awarded a 2017 National Gold Council of Excellence Award by the National Association of Student Councils (NASC). “Receiving an NASC National Gold Council of Excellence Award…

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Mexico to Maranatha and Back (over, and over again)

By mcamustangs / April 17, 2017

A testimony written by Corey Bianchi-Rossi based on Anissa Clutter’s story The 80s brought us a lot of things we never want to see again, including big hair, leg warmers, parachute pants, and Wham! While this is true, this decade had a few great things happen, like Anissa Clutter’s arrival in Minnesota and introduction to…

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Head of School Update – April 10, 2017

By mcamustangs / April 10, 2017

Dear Parent, There are many parallels between Daniel of the Old Testament and our students at Maranatha. Daniel was a man living in a culture very different from his own.  It was a society that didn’t align with his values, morals, or his spiritual beliefs.  Yet, despite all this dissonance between his beliefs and the beliefs…

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Fireside, High-Tech Learning at MCA

By mcamustangs / March 28, 2017

A lot of thought and prayer goes into every decision at the Academy. We measure everything against the mission of the school: Does it help our students progress toward an academically rigorous and distinctly Christian college-preparatory education? Recently, we renamed the library to the Learning Commons in large part because it is no longer solely…

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Congratulations Molly Burnham – Honored By BestPrep

By mcamustangs / March 28, 2017

Molly Burnham – honored by BestPrep for the Larson Financial Literacy Award! With over 600 educators participating annually in BestPrep programs, Molly Burnham (Maranatha Christian Academy, Brooklyn Park, MN) stands out for her exemplary commitment to improving the financial literacy of students. Through her participation in Financial Matters and The Stock Market Game, we can see…

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Girls’ Hoops Advance With Overtime Win At State Tournament

By mcamustangs / March 28, 2017

The Maranatha Christian Academy (Brooklyn Park, MN) Mustang girls’ basketball team won a thriller in the State Quarter Finals. It was a contest that was riddled with fouls and force the Mustangs to dig deep and come from behind on multiple occasions. The spark was supplied by junior Kylie Post (Rogers, MN), whose aggressive style…

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Help us Congratulate…

By mcamustangs / March 21, 2017

Please join us in congratulating Jody Szwaja and Colette Winn, who applied for and received a $755.76 STEM Sustainability Grant. The grant came through the Minnesota Independent School Forum. Along with Jody and Colette, we would also like to congratulate Stacy Huether and Evan Handrick, who applied for and received a $7,500.00 STEM Innovation Grant.…

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