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During the 2016-2017 school year, PCA administration and staff worked to obtain PCA's certification as a HEARTSafe School in the State of Michigan. This certification lasts until 2019, at which time we will be recertified. The steps to this designation are many, with the following topics addressed along the way: Development of a school Cardiac [...]

Freshman Girls “Serving in the ‘D'”

Freshman girls spent their SHINE day working for Arts & Scraps in Detroit. Arts & Scraps is a non-profit organization that teaches STEM through art integration. They put together art kits for inner-city kids using recycled materials. All the supplies they use are donated. The girls spent the day organizing materials and unloading various donations. [...]

PCA Seniors Enjoy Serving during their last SHINE

PCA Seniors spent their final day of SHINE serving at Cass Community Service Center. Putting aside the usual senior pride for a couple days, they humbled themselves to see the world through the eyes of citizens of Detroit by preparing food for the homeless and making products out of recycled materials to raise money. Senior [...]

By |October 13th, 2017|Categories: Project SHINE Testimonies, School News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on PCA Seniors Enjoy Serving during their last SHINE

Looking from the Loft

We are excited to announce the addition of a journalism component to our Yearbook Class for PCA High School students. The following is our first article submitted. PCA Senior, Katie Spada, shares a student's perspective of various ways to enjoy the annual Barn Dance. Gloria Ravuri (10) looks down from the loft to watch [...]

By |October 9th, 2017|Categories: School News|Comments Off on Looking from the Loft

2017 Under the Lights

Make plans now to attend the 4th Annual Under the Lights Soccer Event that takes place on our campus this Friday, October 13th. 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 Gryphons from Greenhills School. [...]

By |October 8th, 2017|Categories: Alumni News, School News|Tags: |Comments Off on 2017 Under the Lights

German Career Day at Aquinas College

On Wednesday, October 4, PCA German students had the opportunity to attend the German Career Day at Aquinas College.Students got to meet and speak with representatives of German companies, college programs, and study abroad programs. They learned how their German skills can give them a career edge, and got helpful resume writing tips as well. [...]

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Ecology Club at Work Again

Spring 2017 was the inaugural season for the PCA Secondary Ecology Club. Student interest and passion led to the formation of this brand new club. With the guidance of PCA Science Teacher, Yvonne Cole, and PCA Parent, Dan Paulson, the group worked very hard on the PCA property during ExPlore. According to Dan Paulson, "What [...]

By |October 2nd, 2017|Categories: School News|Comments Off on Ecology Club at Work Again

National German Week Being Celebrated at PCA

PCA Deutschklub (PCA German Club) invites the secondary student body to help them celebrate National German Week, October 2-6! They will be putting up interactive displays on campus during that week and asking our PCA students and staff to share their responses. Each response that includes a first and last name will be entered into [...]

By |September 30th, 2017|Categories: School News|Tags: |1 Comment

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 [...]

By |September 27th, 2017|Categories: Fine and Performing Arts, School News|Tags: |Comments Off on Art Parents Return to PCA