Archive for September 2015

An Introduction to the Parent Teacher Fellowship at PCA

You’ve probably heard the term, “PTF” at PCA, but you may not be sure what it means. We thought we’d take a few minutes to bring you up to speed about the PCA parent organization and let you know why you should be interested. The leaders of the Parent Teacher Fellowship (PTF) believe that strong…

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An Encouraging Word

Homework is a reality of any k-12 student today. Obviously, depending on your child’s study habits and abilities, homework time can be easy or stressful. Here are some tips for success that I learned when raising my children. 1. Pray for guidance, understanding, strength and the ability to read your child as you work with…

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National Honor Society Offers After School Tutoring

PCA Parents, The National Honor Society would like you to be aware of a tutoring program that we are implementing beginning Thursday, October 1, 2015 for students grades 4-8th, between 3-4pm. The purpose of the After-School Tutoring Sessions is to allow older students who possess excellent work habits and learning strategies to mentor younger students…

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Liz Aitken Art, PCA Alumni Class of 2010

A huge congratulations goes to Liz Aitken, PCA Class of 2010. Liz has been accepted to showcase her art at ArtPrize 2015 in Grand Rapids this fall. ArtPrize is a citywide art exhibit which includes artists from all over the world. Award money is running into the $700,000’s. Those who go who are over 16…

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2015 Variety Show

PCA Students in grades 7th-12th-this one’s for you! The Performing Arts Department is excited to announce our upcoming Variety Show on Thursday, October 29. We would like to extend an invitation for you to audition for this show. We are looking for quality acts whose content is God-honoring. Auditions will be held Tuesday, October 13,…

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Under the Lights 2015

Make plans now to attend the 2015 Under the Lights Soccer Event! You don’t want to miss this great evening as a school family while we cheer on the PCA boys varsity soccer team as they face off against the Lutheran South Saints. Under the Lights takes place on our campus on Friday, October 2nd.…

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An Encouraging Word

How many of us have set aside the Bible verse each week when doing homework with our children? I remember as a parent worrying about math, reading, language, science, social studies and spelling homework, but when it came to learning the Bible verse I would say, “Ok we will work on that if we have…

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Spiritual Life Retreat 2015

Spiritual Life Retreat (SLR) 2015 takes place September 16th-18th. SLR provides a time for students and faculty to connect with each other outside the academic setting in order to develop godly, healthy relationships. This year our students will be hearing from Pastor Aaron Walters from Bethany Bible Church. The theme of the retreat is “RSVP”.…

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An Encouraging Word

In God’s Word we read, “Give honor to whom honor is owed.” Romans 13:7 ESV Friday, September 11, we observed Patriot Day and gave “honor to whom honor is owed.” This is a day that we, as a nation, have set aside to honor and remember those who died in the terrorist attack on America…

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An Encouraging Word

Welcome to a new school year! As we begin the 2015-16 school year as PCA parents, I think it is fair to say that many of us are hoping this year will be our children’s best year ever! As I was thinking about this, I was reminded of a wonderful verse in the Bible. “And…

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