Blog

Everything listed under: athletics

  • Competitiveness

    “Whatever you do, do your work heartily, as for the Lord rather than for men.” Colossians 3:23 (NASB)One day earlier this year when I was at volleyball practice, I had a conversation with one of my teammates about the reason we played volleyball together as a team. Now, if you know me or my family, you know we’re very competitive! So this started because I told my friend that I play to win.   Read More...

  • Body and Soul

    "We become just by the practice of just actions, self-controlled by exercising self-control, and courageous by performing acts of courage." - AristotleOver the summer I watched some of our students run laps, lift weights and do push-ups and thought the same thing that I’ve thought a thousand times, “I wish I had this kind of education when I was a kid.” Coach Garza was gracious enough to invite me to join their workout, so a few weeks ago I donned a PE shirt and shorts and joined the upper schoo...  Read More...

  • Parent Testimony: 3 Components of Student Leadership Development

    When we moved to the Houston area several years ago, our highest priority was finding the right school for our family. Academic excellence is certainly important to us, but we know there is more to education than the proverbial “Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic.” Our desire was to find a school that would encourage leadership and growth both in and outside of the classroom. I am happy to say we made the right choice in Covenant Academy.   Read More...