High School

Meet Ms. Keim (Carita Keim)

10th Grade English, 11th-12th Grade Literature, Life-Shaping Decisions, Speech

carita.k@gospelhavenacademy.com

I enjoy: Learning new music, cooking for friends, listening to my students sing, and hosting a book club

I want my students to:
Realize they have an important role to play in the Kingdom of God and in the communities of school, church, and Holmes County
Speak truth to themselves

I teach because:  I love discussing things with my students. We discuss anything from the role of passion in public speaking, to women in ancient Japan, to career choices.

My students have taught me:
To have a passion and zeal for God
To love life
To care for friends
To take time to laugh
That preparation changes life

A quote I love: “Listening is a creative force.” – Karl A. Menninger

I started teaching at GHA in 2011.

My education:
Bachelors in History, Minor in History from the University of Akron
M.A. in English Literature

Meet Mr. Troyer (Zachary Troyer)

Junior High Bible, 9th-10th Grade Bible, Algebra I

Meet Mr. Coblentz (Jenson Coblentz)

7th & 8th Grade Homeroom, Chemistry, Algebra II

jenson.c@gospelhavenacademy.com

 

I enjoy: Spending time with family and friends, traveling, and golfing.

I want my students to:
Learn how to learn, while becoming more like Jesus.

I teach because:
I love seeng the mental and spiritual growth that takes place in students’ lives.

A verse I love:
For God does not give a spirit of fear, but of power, love, and a sound mind.
II Timothy 1:7

A quote I love:
“‘Course He isn’t safe…but He’s good.” -C.S. Lewis

Education:
GHA Alumni
Bachelor of Elementary Education from Liberty University

 

Meet Mr. Rhodes (RaMont Rhodes)

Junior High Science, Biology, K-12 PE

ramont.r@gospelhavenacademy.com

I enjoy: Playing sports, game, or anything competitive, being with friends and family, being outside, and reading.

I want my students to:
Love God
Love Learning
Love Life

I teach because:
I love working with young people and helping them learn and grow closer to Christ.

A verse I love:
Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4:6-7

Education:
Bachelor of Science: Sport Management

 

Meet Mr. Stutzman (Devon Stutzman)

Microsoft Office

Meet Miss Sasha (Sasha Yoder)

11th & 12th Grade Homeroom, High School History, Geometry, Physical Science

Meet Miss Katie (Katie Martin)

9th & 10th Grade Homeroom, English 9, Consumer Math, Junior High Literature

katie.m@gospelhavenacademy.com

I enjoy: Reading, cooking, traveling, watching sports, and intellectual conversations.

I want my students to:
learn to love learning, and prepare themselves for whatever future work God has for them.

I teach because:
I love to learn and I want to help people get excited about all there is to know about the world. I believe in teenagers and love what they have to offer the world.

My students have taught me:
to view the world through the lens of what can be, instead of always focusing on the bad of what is.

A verse I love:
Do not remember the former things, nor consider the things of old. Behold I am doing a new thing. I will even make a road in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.
Isaiah 43:18-19

A quote I love:
“Every time I learn something new that blows my mind, it makes me think that the world is so much bigger and richer and more fascinating than I could have ever imagined and it makes me excited for all the things that I don’t know.” -Lera Buroditsky

Education:
GHA Alumni
Bachelor Elementary Education from Liberty University

Subjects & Curriculum

Algebra I, Algebra II

Saxon Math

Geometry

Bob Jones University (BJU)

Consumer Math

Bob Jones University (BJU)

English

9th – Bob Jones University (BJU)

10th – Writing & Literature – Reed Novel Studies etc.

American & British Literature – 11th/12th

Bob Jones University (BJU) etc.

World History

Bob Jones University (BJU)

American History

Bob Jones University (BJU)

Geography

Bob Jones University (BJU)

Physical Science

Bob Jones University (BJU)

Biology

Bob Jones University (BJU)

Chemistry

Bob Jones University (BJU)

Bible

Curriculum by Ryan Priest

Worldview & Apologetics – Understanding the Times

Life Shaping Decisions – Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)

Electives

Health

Music

Speech

Missions

As Jrs. & Srs. Online College Courses through Cedarville University are available if students SAT/ACT grades meet the criteria

Goals for Graduates

  • Are empowered to seek and discover the person and will of God and experience a growing relationship with Him.
  • Obtain a knowledge of and respect for the authority of God’s word, along with an understanding of how the Biblical themes of creation, fall, and redemption shapes ones understanding of History, Fine Arts, and Literature.
  • Gain a knowledge and understanding of key historical events, while recognizing that God providentially directs human history.
  • Realize that the study of mathematical and scientific concepts is a discovery of an orderly universe that was created by God. As image bearers, pursuing competence in the knowledge and application of these and all academic disciplines is wise stewardship and brings glory to our Creator.
  • Display critical thinking skills that allow them to evaluate every aspect of life from a Biblical worldview, while understanding opposing worldviews.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work with and contribute to a team and understand that healthy relationships built on trust create effective teams.
  • Cultivate the knowledge, skills and motivation necessary to develop their talents responsibly through life-long learning and/or higher education.
  • Become aware of their unique, individual God-given resources (e.g., strengths, abilities, possessions, and spiritual gifts) and the tools, creativity, and Christ-centered identity necessary for responsible stewardship of these assets under the Lordship of Christ.
  • Acquire an understanding of other cultures that fuels global awareness and vision for missions.
  • Appreciate how human diversity (e.g., socioeconomic, cultural, ethnic, denominational, and gender differences) provides a representation of the image of God in mankind and enriches human experience.
  • Learn what it means to think and act as Jesus Christ did, and understand the unity of all truth under God.