Red Bird Christian School, which is built in the shape of a cross, sits amid the steep hills near where Clay, Leslie and Bell counties meet. 11/20/2014 photo by Bill Estep
Red Bird Christian School, which is built in the shape of a cross, sits amid the steep hills near where Clay, Leslie and Bell counties meet. 11/20/2014 photo by Bill Estep Herald-Leader
Red Bird Christian School, which is built in the shape of a cross, sits amid the steep hills near where Clay, Leslie and Bell counties meet. 11/20/2014 photo by Bill Estep Herald-Leader

Donations bring Red Bird school back from the brink; other mission schools adapt to survive

November 30, 2014 11:30 PM