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PCA Goes to ArtPrize

PCA secondary art students had the opportunity to experience ArtPrize in Grand Rapids on Thursday, September 28, 2017. According to the ArtPrize website, "ArtPrize is an open, independently organized international art competition which takes place for 19 days each fall in Grand Rapids, Michigan. More than five hundred thousand dollars in prizes are awarded each [...]

By |September 29th, 2017|Categories: Fine and Performing Arts, School News|Comments Off on PCA Goes to ArtPrize

Art Parents Return to PCA

A few weeks ago, Ryan Batson-PCA Elementary Principal, Tina Kincer-Elementary Art Teacher, Peggy Paulson-PCA Advancement, and Kimberly Burns-PCA parent, attended the Plymouth Community Arts Council (PCAC) Volunteer Breakfast. This event was open to all community members interested in learning how to bring together the resources of the PCAC and local schools. After learning more about [...]

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PCA High School Students Selected for a Musical Theatre Intensive

PCA is pleased to announce that four high school students have received a special honor from the Michigan School of Vocal Music Association (MSVMA). Hannah Askew (10), Noah Askew (10), Isaac Cantrell (9), and Ann Stein (12) have been selected by the Michigan School of Vocal Music Association (MSVMA) to participate in this year's Musical [...]

By |September 18th, 2017|Categories: Fine and Performing Arts, School News|Comments Off on PCA High School Students Selected for a Musical Theatre Intensive

PCA Students Selected for Western Michigan University’s Music Camp

Congratulations to PCA juniors, Ann Stein and Hallie Allen, who have both been chosen as participants for Western Michigan University's Seminar. This two-week summer music camp is for young, aspiring musicians. Typically, students are required to apply, but Ann and Hallie were CHOSEN by their judge at MSVMA State Solo & Ensemble to be members [...]

By |May 10th, 2017|Categories: Fine and Performing Arts, School News|Comments Off on PCA Students Selected for Western Michigan University’s Music Camp

PCA Soloists and Ensembles Earn Top Ranking at State Competition

PCA Choirs had a very successful weekend at MSVMA State Solo & Ensemble. Both ensembles, Women’s Ensemble and High School Choir, received division I ratings in performance and in sight reading; Soloists Hallie Allen and Ann Stein represented their school well and received division I ratings in performance and in intermediate sight reading. Brava, ladies! [...]

By |April 25th, 2017|Categories: Fine and Performing Arts, School News|Comments Off on PCA Soloists and Ensembles Earn Top Ranking at State Competition

Michigan Philharmonic Visits PCA Third Grade

PCA third grade students welcomed some very special guests in music class! Five members of the Michigan Philharmonic Orchestra visited today, playing their instruments and answering questions. The class enjoyed music by Mozart, from the symphonic fairy tale, Peter and the Wolf, and Star Wars. They also had the opportunity to hear a brand new [...]

By |March 27th, 2017|Categories: Fine and Performing Arts, School News|Comments Off on Michigan Philharmonic Visits PCA Third Grade

Congratulations PCA Secondary Band!

The Secondary Concert Band was able to perform at the Michigan School Band & Orchestra Association's Band & Orchestra Festival at Woodhaven High School yesterday. The MSBOA District Band and Orchestra Festival is an opportunity for ensembles from MSBOA member schools to perform a program of three pieces for adjudication. District-level festivals are held throughout [...]

By |March 10th, 2017|Categories: Fine and Performing Arts, School News|Comments Off on Congratulations PCA Secondary Band!

Congratulations to the High School Girls Choir!

The High School Girls Choir has been chosen as one of THREE winners of the Madrigal Chorale Competition from Macomb, Oakland, and Wayne County choral programs. This is a huge honor and previous winners include choirs from established public school programs. This is the first time Plymouth Christian Academy has won this event and they [...]

By |February 8th, 2017|Categories: Fine and Performing Arts, School News|Tags: |Comments Off on Congratulations to the High School Girls Choir!

MSBOA District Solo & Ensemble 2017

On January 28, High School band members participated in MSBOA District Solo & Ensemble, held at Pioneer High School in Ann Arbor. Fifteen students participated in the event and each represented Plymouth Christian Academy dignity, class, and grace. The following are the results of our Middle School and High School Band members from this year's [...]

By |January 30th, 2017|Categories: Fine and Performing Arts, School News|Comments Off on MSBOA District Solo & Ensemble 2017

Elementary Artists Creating Winter Wonderland with Penguins and Aurora Borealis

PCA Elementary Art students are learning how to visualize an idea and connect art to life, literature & the word of God.   Students are using the vocabulary of art (the elements and principles of design) to express their own creative voice. As students returned from Christmas break each class began their Winter Wonderland Unit of [...]

By |January 25th, 2017|Categories: Fine and Performing Arts, School News|Comments Off on Elementary Artists Creating Winter Wonderland with Penguins and Aurora Borealis