Classical Education

What is a Classical Education?

At Heart of Ohio Classical Academy, we want your child to be well educated. Our students will experience a content-rich education that stimulates their mind, feeds their hunger for learning, and nourishes their heart. We provide a fully integrated liberal arts and sciences curriculum that includes instruction on moral character and civic virtue.

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Rich Curriculum

A curriculum that is content-rich, balanced, and strong across the four disciplines of math, science, literature, and history.

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Well-Rounded

Instruction in the Western tradition through history, literature, philosophy, and the fine arts.

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Cultural and Historical Context

Study of the American literary, moral, philosophical, political, and historical traditions.

4

Phonics & Grammar

Explicit instruction in phonics and grammar.

5

Language Studies

The study of Latin is a requirement for all students.

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Moral & Ethical Framework

An approach to instruction that acknowledges objective standards of correctness, logic, beauty, weightiness, and truth.

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Teacher-Led Classrooms

A well-educated and articulate faculty who use traditional, teacher-led methods of instruction.

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Tech-Free Classrooms

A commitment to use technology effectively without diminishing the faculty leadership that is crucial to academic achievement.

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Academic Excellence

A plan to serve Grades K through 12 (even if the school must open with fewer grades) so as to provide continuity and a recurrent examination of subjects throughout a student’s career.

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A Focus on Virtues

A school culture of moral virtue, decorum, respect, discipline, and studiousness among both students and faculty

Hillsdale College's K-12 Curriculum

We encourage you to explore the Hillsdale College K12 curriculum and their leadership in American Classical Education.

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Attend a Parent Info Event

Learn why choosing a Classical education is the best investment you can make for your child’s development, and recieve answers to your questions about our school opening in Fall 2024.

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