Why We Chose Classical Education

Our Introduction to CCE My husband and I learned about Classical Christian Education while in college. Having read very little philosophy in our respective public educations growing up it was an eye-opening experience to discover and discuss these things in our...

Attend Repairing the Ruins from your own home

In light of the current situation, the Association of Classical Christian Schools (ACCS) has decided to move its annual Repairing the Ruins (RTR) conference online. While the inability to have a conference in person is unfortunate, the online version of the...

Giving your child the gift of music

It’s common today for parents to want their children to be musical, and understandably so! It’s a wonderful thing to take in the music made by your child, be it at home, church, school, or anywhere else. For parents who are not musicians, however, how should they go...

Singapore Math

Singapore Math Curiosity and wonder At Rochester Classical Academy, we place a high value on mathematics and the sciences. We want all students to be able to use math comfortably and fluently throughout their lives. We challenge the commonly held belief that only some...

The Trivium

Understanding a fundamental concept of CCE As a classical Christian school, Rochester Classical Academy (RCA) will have many features that distinguish it from other educational offerings. One of these features—the Trivium—forms the structure of the entire Classical...

Latin: An ancient language with timeless application

Though it was once commonly taught in America, Latin has been virtually eliminated from school curriculum over the last few decades. The prevailing view today is that because it is not a spoken language, there is no good reason to study it. By contrast, we say it is...