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Welcome to Skyline Christian Academy

At Skyline Christian Academy, we go beyond academics, fostering a community where students not only excel in their studies but also grow in their faith. Our dedicated faculty is committed to shaping well-rounded individuals who embrace both knowledge and Christian values. Explore the unique journey of holistic development that awaits your child at Skyline Christian Academy, where we strive for excellence in education and the nurturing of strong, resilient characters."

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K4-9th grade
Limited Spaces Available

Skyline Christian Academy uses the Abeka Curriculum. We have chosen to use this accredited Christian curriculum that offers higher- learning, an education that is well rounded, one that's challenging, and above all honors Christ. If you are interested in more information or have questions, please call or email.

Parent Teacher Fellowship

Parent Teacher Fellowship

Our Parent Teacher Fellowship (PTF) Meetings are set to take place throughout the year to discuss upcoming school events and to collaboratively make decisions pertaining to school celebrations and activities.

Our school is unique in its small class size, Christian based curriculum and standards. as well as our uniquely designed Enrichment Weeks. Skyline Christian Academy hosts an enrichment week twice a month, every other week. A typical enrichment week consists of a three day study on a select topic. These sessions are usually led by a guest speaker that bring in physical representation and or objects that enhance the subject, to observe and explore, incorporate hands on learning, pertaining to the subject matter .  Topics,  such as career week and Life Skills, are practical enrichments that develop skills important to everyday life. Speakers and physical representations

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Enrichment Weeks

September 18, 20, 21
“American Indians/Native Americans” by Nellie Adkins
October 2-4
“Life Skills” by 2-Erin Edwards (Laundry), 3-Terry Wiita (Sewing), 4  Elizabeth Cosby (finance and organization, set priorities-spiritual gifts)
October 16-18
“Theatre” Beth and Rodney Bascom
October 30-November 1
“Spanish” with Carmen Pelham
November 13-15
“Centerpiece and Wreath Making” by 13-Kelly Berry, 14 Debbie Holliday, 15 Michaelene Pratcher
December 4-6
“Making and Baking- Cookies and Craft” by 4-Debbie Holliday, 5  Ashlee Holmes, 6 Carolyn Patterson, 6 for K4-1  Julie Cecci
January 8-10
“Career Week #1” 8 Liz Smith, 9  Liz Smith, 10 Conie Riley
January 22-24
“Basket Weaving” Julie Cecci, Rodney Bascom,23-Terry(help)
February 5-7
“Nature Quest” 5 Weather Movie, 6 Jim Samuel Mc Neil, 7  Shenandoah River St. Pk.
February 20-22
“Career Week #2” 20 Firefighter, 21 Carol Bomar, 22 Paul Kozubinsky
March 4-6
“Nutrition” by 4 Dentist, 5 Terry Wiita, 6-Debby Sharp
March 18-20
“ Pottery“ w/ Mrs. Cosby…18 Ruthie Pennington, 19 Jodi Holtzhauser
April 8-10
“Pottery” w/ Mrs. Cosby
April 22-24
“Gardening/Farming” 22 Mike Sharp/ Ginny Fox, 23 Fox/Matthews, 24 Fox /Matthews
May 6-8
“Spanish” with Carmen Pelham
May 13-15
“Spanish” with Carmen Pelham
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Start Date:
September 5th, 2023

School Schedule:
Monday - Thursday, 8:30am - 3pm
Optional Friday care, 8:30am - 3pm

For More Information:

7655 Stonewall Jackson Hwy
Front Royal VA 22630

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Our Staff

Elizabeth Cosby - Skyline Christian Academy Teacher

Elizabeth Cosby

Administrator, 2nd/3rd grade teacher

Elizabeth Cosby, administrator and teacher at Skyline Christian Academy, has a heart and commitment for Christian education.

Originating from Pennsylvania, Elizabeth majored in equine science and minored in fine arts at Centenary College in New Jersey and Lord Fairfax Community College. She has additionally taken continuing education courses in early childhood development and education. Within the past 12 years, Elizabeth has served as an active instructor for Community Bible Study, a homeschool group in Winchester. She has over 7 years experience homeschooling multiple children in various grades. Elizabeth is a certified horse trainer and continues to conduct lessons to students, ages 8 months to 80 years of age.

Her passion for education extends beyond the classroom. Volunteering in public and Montessori private school settings has given her practical experiences that are currently incorporated throughout Skyline Christian Academy’s education program. She is honored to be placed in this vital role and feels blessed to be an integral part of making an eternal difference in the lives of these students.

Felicia Giovinazzo - Skyline Christian Academy Teacher

Felicia Giovinazzo

Kindergarten/1st grade teacher

Felicia Giovinazzo, a devoted educator from Long Island, NY, specializes in Children's Literature, integrates personalized lessons to suit individual learning styles.

Since 2019, Felicia has played a pivotal role in shaping young minds at our school. Her passion for education aligns with her dedication to instill strong moral and spiritual values in her students.

Beyond the classroom, Felicia is a valued member of The Church at Skyline, contributing her talents to the worship team. Her commitment to the Lord reflects a sincere desire to guide children in the ways of faith.

As a K5 instructor and project lead at SCA, Felicia brings a multifaceted skill set, ensuring excellence in both education and character development.

Ashlee Holmes - Skyline Christian Academy Teacher

Ashlee Holmes

Pre-School teacher

Ashlee, a compassionate educator, brings a wealth of experience to our school community. With five years as a substitute teacher in Shenandoah County Public Schools and five years devoted to nurturing children as a full-time nanny, her heart for young minds is evident. Additionally, she served four years at a local church as a childcare provider.

Since 2023, she has dedicated her time to teaching K-4 at Skyline Christian Academy, leaving a lasting impact on her students. Her journey began at Lord Fairfax Community College, followed by attending Christ for the Nations Institute in Dallas, Texas, with a focus on children's ministry. Ashlee's genuine care for each child creates a nurturing environment in which students thrive.

Katelyn Slaughter - Skyline Christian Academy Teacher

Katelyn Slaughter

Teacher’s Assistant

Katelyn Slaughter is a dedicated mother of three, teacher, and tutor, who has worked for Skyline Christian Academy since 2023. She graduated locally and feels that she is called to help students commit to their Christian education. Katelyn feels this upbringing is an important foundation in their life and aims to develop the child ‘s whole self. Katelyn is faithfully answering God’s call for her life and sees the impact on her students’ lives as she walks in it.

Nellie Adkins - Skyline Christian Academy Teacher

Nellie Adkins

5th/7th/9th grade teacher

Nellie Adkins has been actively teaching in Christian Schools and other institutions of Academia since 1982, as a Professor of Native American Studies at the University of Montana while doing her graduate degree work, Adjunct Professor in History/Native American Studies at Laurel Ridge College, Middletown since 1986,  High School Teacher at Valley Baptist School in Edinburg, Teacher at various levels at Royal Christian Academy from 1990 until school close as well as Administrator there during their last year of full operation, High School Teacher at Riverfront Christian School until close, and now Teaching at Skyline Academy since its earlier inception.