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HONORING OUR PAST: WARRIORS FLOURISH WITH EXPANDED OPPORTUNITIES

With the addition of grades 11 and 12 at Worthington Christian in the 1976-77 academic year came a myriad of expanded opportunities for the ever-growing student body. From these earliest years emerged a strong emphasis on students having access to athletic, artistic, and academic opportunities at WC. In its first year as a school for […]

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HONORING OUR PAST: EARLY SCHOOL LEADERS

As with any organization or institution, strong leadership in the foundational years of Worthington Christian School ensured its long-term success. Lou Koloze was the school’s first principal, serving for the first full academic year in 1973-74. Roger Sauer followed Koloze as the school’s principal and served in that role until 1980. John Morgan was named […]

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HONORING OUR PAST: A HISTORY OF OUTSTANDING FACULTY

One of Worthington Christian’s essential values is recruiting and developing an outstanding faculty. Student after student, and alumnus after alumnus, share that it is WC’s teachers that have had the most significant impact on their lives. School leader after school leader considers WC’s teachers as the heartbeat of the school. Over 40% of teachers K-12 […]

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HONORING OUR PAST: ROOTED IN THE UNCHANGING ONE

Within Worthington Christian School’s archives, there is a copy of the school’s first-ever brochure, which highlighted various elements of the brand-new school that was set to open in the fall of 1973. This brochure shared the school’s philosophy, a word from Grace Brethren Church Senior Pastor Jim Custer, introduced the school’s first Superintendent Lou Koloze […]

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HONORING OUR PAST: BREAKING GROUND

In continuance of our year-long weekly look back at Worthington Christian’s fifty-year history, we cannot overlook the groundbreaking ceremony for the original school building at 6670 Worthington-Galena Road across the street from the original Grace Brethren Church building. The groundbreaking itself was certainly a momentous occasion, but its significance perhaps lies more in what led […]

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THE WARRIOR SCRAMBLE KICKS OFF HOMECOMING FESTIVITIES

Join us for a special 50th Anniversary Homecoming Whether you are an experienced golfer, new to the game, or just want to hang out with fellow WC parents, alumni, and alumni parents, join us for a fun-filled day at Urbana Country Club. This 50th Anniversary scramble-style golf outing is an opportunity to meet and (re)connect with the […]

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