At HCA, we foster an educational environment that helps our students experience the joy of being part of a Christian community that is dedicated to love, support, and sharpen one another (Proverbs 27:17). Through engaging class activities, enjoyable school events, and exciting student life, HCA is full of opportunities to build lasting friendships, celebrate life together, and enjoy being a part of the HCA family.
Students in Lower School, Middle School, and High School attend weekly chapel services for student-led worship, and for encouraging messages from influential speakers.
Hawthorne Christian Academy organizes a biennial retreat for High School students to build class unity and facilitate spiritual growth. These retreats center around challenging Biblical messages, small group discussions, and personal reflection. Retreats also offer free time for fun activities to build relationships.
High School students also experience spiritual emphasis days on campus biennially.
Middle school students participate in a spiritual emphasis program each year. They spend a few days on campus hearing from a dynamic guest speaker, broken up by small group discussions, team building activities, and opportunities for personal reflection.