Veritas Christian Academy's

Lower School (JRK – 6th)

Junior Kindergarten – 6th Grade

Our lower school program embraces the finest problem solving math program and language-based reading program including a wide range of classical books. Classes for our lower school include, but are not limited to, the following:

Christian Studies

  • Yearly rotational family studies focusing on specific books of the Bible. All of our students, regardless of grade, study the same passages throughout the year.


  • Orton Guillingham Based Phonics/Spelling/Penmanship
  • Grammar – First Language Lessons followed by Analytical Grammar
  • Writing as designed by Veritas
  • Cursive
  • Classical literature and read-alouds including Beatrix Potter, Little House in the Big Woods, the Hobbit, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, King Arthur, Robin Hood, Pinnochio, Charlie & the Chocolate Factory, Black Beauty, Anne of Green Gables, American Tall Tales, & more


  • Nature Journaling
  • Elemental Science for grades 2-6


  • Dimensions through Singapore Math

Foreign Language

  • Latin Storybooks and Spoken Latin
  • Cambridge Latin Program for grades 3-6


  • Veritas Press History & Timelines
  • History Readers that correspond to the time period

Fine Arts

  • Choir
  • Art/Drama
  • Optional piano, strings, and guitar instruction
  • Our lower school program also participates in a variety of dramatic presentations throughout the year including our Christmas and Resurrection programs as well as our Night at the Academy production. You can learn more about these programs on our School Life page.

Veritas Contact Info

2598 Liberty Rd                                                      Lexington, KY, 40509


Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

Social Info


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