WELCOME TO PETRA ACADEMY
Recognizing our need for God’s grace, Petra Academy strives to awaken love and wonder in our students by teaching them to observe with humility, think with reason, and articulate with charity for the flourishing of humanity and the renown of Jesus the Christ. See our mission in action by scrolling below or joining us for our Tours on Thursday.
“Valerie Lewis, a junior at Petra Academy in Bozeman, has already made lifelong friends at the school: C.S. Lewis, Aristotle, Augustine, Homer, and many others.” We loved this article featuring one of our students at ACE Scholarships’ blog!
During last week’s Board meeting for the month of May, our Education Team proposed the following class offerings/changes for consideration for adoption in the 2017-18 school year. The stated purpose of these changes was to address a number of issues in our current academic schedule, many of which have come to our attention through multiple […]
Contrary to popular belief (or at least that of my 8th grade Logic class), I’m not old enough to have been around in 1968 when Olympic marathon runner John Stephen Akhwari of Tanzania cramped up while running due to the high altitude of Mexico City. I didn’t see Akhwari, at the 19 km point of […]
Good morning, students. And good morning to each of our parents, and especially to our very special guests, our grandparents. We are thrilled to have you here for Recitation and Grandparents’ Day. While I’ve not met all of you, I have met many of you, and it’s my privilege to welcome you to Petra today. […]
(The following is Mr. Dunham’s Resurrection Feast message; the pictures are from the Feast itself.) It’s been a while since I’ve told you a Little Mr. Dunham story. Let me tell you one of my favorites. Back when Little Mr. Dunham was a boy of about 5 – quite a bit shorter, quite a bit […]