by Scott Neuffer

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November 2, 2012
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Private school offers faith-based, classical curriculum

Printed on the backside of uniform shirts at Grace Christian Academy is a phrase that encompasses two aspects of the small private school that sits off Heybourne Road in Minden: "Educatio pro rege."

The phrase is Latin for "Education for the king." It refers to Jesus Christ, and the school's religious goal of establishing a "Christian worldview in the classroom."

The fact that the saying is in Latin is indicative of something else. Grace Christian Academy is one of few schools in Northern Nevada to teach a classical curriculum in grades K-8.

"Our distinction is that we are a classical …

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