Welcome to Heartland Christian Schools!

"Providing tools and inspiration for Christian educators"

Heartland Christian Schools, formerly District 6, is part of Christian Schools International, a network of Christian schools throughout North America.  Member schools from Northwest Iowa, Southwest Minnesota, Eastern South Dakota and Nebraska have banded together for mutual activity and support.


2022 Convention News

The Heartland Convention 2022 will take place on Thursday and Friday, October 6 and 7, 2022


THEME: Pursuing Abundant Life

THEME Verse: The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.  John 10:10

Dr. Kara Powell will be our keynote speaker both days.  Dr. Powell is the Executive Director of the Fuller Youth Institute (FYI), a faculty member at Fuller Theological Seminary, and Fuller's Chief of Leadership Formation. Named by Christianity Today as one of “50 Women You Should Know,” Kara serves as a Youth and Family Strategist for Orange, and also speaks regularly at parenting and leadership conferences. Kara is the author or coauthor of a number of books, including Sticky Faith, Sticky Faith Curriculum, 3 Big Questions that Change Every Teenager, Dealing with Pressure and Change, Navigating Our Digital World, Can I Ask That?, Deep Justice Journeys, Deep Justice in a Broken World, Deep Ministry in a Shallow World, and the Good Sex Youth Ministry Curriculum. Kara lives with her husband Dave and their three children, Nathan, Krista, and Jessica, in Southern California.

Heartland Christian School Members may attend the convention free of charge. If you are interested in attending the 2022 Heartland Christian Educators' Convention, or if you are interested in becoming a member of Heartland Christian Schools, please contact Nicki Kuiper, Heartland Christian Schools Director, at heartland@dordt.edu or 712-301-3839.


Registration for the EDFLIX Online License Renewal Credit professional development is available upon request.  Contact Nicki Kuiper if you would like to earn credit using the EDFLIX resources.


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