Lion Pride BlogMonth: January 2017

Hedge Hog Love

Today in science we learned about Quillbert the hedge hog! Ms. Laurie and her son Jack show the 3-day class our new friends. Here are some fun facts to share with kids about hedge hogs: National Geographic for Kids – Hedge Hogs: Hedgehogs have prickly spines everywhere except on their face, legs, and bellies. By… Read More

Starting Toilet Training: The 7 P Plan

The first step in toilet training is to make sure both you and your child are ready. Okay, I realize no one is ever really totally ready for toilet training. But your child should be at least developmentally and behaviorally ready. That means your heretofore untrained child should be at least 2 years old and… Read More

Need Help with Tax Prep?

Need Assistance Filing Your Taxes? Tax Preparation hosted by Oklahoma Tax Commission: *An individual must make less than $54,000 to use OTC’s services John Marshall HS Academy of Finance **Right by King’s Gate at Hefner Pointe: 12201 N Portland Oklahoma City, OK 73120 Starting Monday, February 6th at 4pm – No sign-up required Service Details:… Read More

What are you looking forward to at Surrey Hills?

What are you looking forward to at the new Surrey Hills location? “At Surrey Hills, I would like to see a good-looking school and playground. Some things that would make the school look good are a new-looking classroom with details like good walls and flooring that isn’t cracked or old.” – Joshua Freiburger, 4th grade… Read More

School Choice Week

As some of you may be aware, this week is National School Choice Week.  Across the country, the spotlight will be on effective education options for every child.  The Opportunity Scholarship Fund is intended to assist your school to be one of those viable choices by helping to attract and retain students in your school… Read More

Great Educational Websites for Kids

Fun Brain: Play games while practicing math and reading skills PBS Kids: Hang out with your favorite characters all while learning! Star Fall: Practice your phonics skills with these read-along stories Storyline Online: Have some of your favorite stories read to you by movie stars! Highlights Kids: Read, play games,… Read More

Interview with Ms. Laurie

How did you learn about King’s Gate Christian School? We had moved back to my hometown in 1997.  Hailey, my daughter, was ready for preschool and turned 4. I had a friend that recommended King’s Gate added Kindergarten. We had a tour and fell in love with it! She had been here a year and… Read More

2018-2019 – Surrey Hills Baptist Church

King’s Gate Christian School is proud to partner with Surrey Hills Baptist Church to continue the King’s Gate experience by helping our school expand to 12th grade.  We are creating a dynamic outdoor learning classroom with the wetland located behind the building. Sports equipment and playground space is also in the works! For more information… Read More

Choosing the Best Classroom Environment for Your Child

By: Erin Page When Julie Boyd was preparing to send her oldest child to school, her biggest concern was how her shy daughter would fare in a large, bustling classroom. “We looked at our public school and felt it was too big,” said Boyd. “[She] does better in smaller, calmer environments.” With Common Core legislation… Read More