Clovis Christian building to open in January

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CNJ staff photo: Liliana Castillo Clovis Christian School superintendent Steven Medeiros stands in what will be the gym of the school’s new campus. By Tonya Fennell: CNJ staff writer A handful of construction workers were busy putting the finishing touches on the new Clovis Christian School Thursday morning. The ceiling and floor tiles have yet […]

Clovis Christian breaking ground on new school

By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer Ground will be broken Tuesday for a new Clovis Christian School for kindergarten through sixth grade. Located at 21st Street and Humphrey Road, the school will be able to accommodate twice as many students as the current building on 800 Hinkle St., according Clovis Christian School Superintendent Steve Medeiros. […]

Local cheerleaders hold to Christian values

By Tonya Garner: CNJ staff writer The Clovis Christian School cheerleaders recently danced, yelled and stunted their way to victory at the state sheer competition while remaining steadfast in their beliefs. CCS cheer coach Ginny Boersma said the young women chose a mix of Christian pop music to accompany them during their dance sequence. Staying […]

First day brings excitement

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CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth Cameo Elementary fourth-grade teacher Laci Standifer takes a look at a game her student Israel Garcia is playing during an open house Tuesday at the school. This is Standifer’s first year teaching fourth grade here. Tonya Garner: CNJ Staff Writer Lacy Standifer has spent the better part of the last […]

Education feature: Clovis Christian outgrows current facility

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Clovis Christian seventh-graders exit Sherill Wofford’s class on the left and Max Kralicek’s on the right after class Wednesday at school. Increased enrollment has allowed the school to have two seventh-grade classes. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Ryan Lengerich: CNJ staff writer The hallways at Clovis Christian School are narrow. Lockers don’t face each […]

Clovis Christian School gains accreditation

By Darrell Todd Maurina Clovis Christian School reached a long-sought prize this month: accreditation. “It gives us more legitimacy in our community because now we are accredited,” said Superintendent Steve Medeiros. “People who may have hesitated to send their children to our school because of this no longer have that stumbling block. We felt that […]