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Parental Involvement

Parental Involvement is the third pillar of the PCA experience. The primary purpose of Parental Involvement is to enhance the educational experience at PCA for students, teachers, and parents by encouraging and developing parent support as well as offering opportunities for fellowship within the school community.

Parent Participation Policy

Parent involvement is an essential part of a student’s education at Providence Christian Academy. A point system has been established whereby a parent may fulfill his/her annual parent participation requirements of a minimum of 24 points (12 per semester). Both parents are required to fulfill point requirements and log them online separately. Please be aware that some activities are mandatory and the remaining hours can be made up of any activities. Other activities and their respective point values are listed for you to choose from to fulfill your remaining requirements. Volunteer service hours should be recorded on the individual parent portal through RenWeb.

Please note that ANY time you are volunteering, providing assistance to PCA, or attending a PCA event may be recorded as participation.

Observation must be completed and recorded in individual parent portal on RenWeb by:
December 9, 2022 for 1st Semester
May 5, 2023 for 2nd Semester

To view the Parent Participation Policy with point values, click here: Parent Participation Policy.

For directions on how to log parent points into RenWeb, click here: Directions on Logging Parent Points into RenWeb

PCA Volunteer Handbook

Ongoing Opportunities to Be Involved:

Monday Morning Praying Moms Group
PCA moms are invited to join the Monday Morning Praying Moms praye group to pray for our students, faculty, staff, school, and community. The group meets each Monday at 8:30am in the lobby of the new Allen Academic & Athletic Center. The group will not meet during breaks/ when school is not in session.

PCA Praying Dads Group- Begins Oct. 23, 2022
All PCA dads are invited to attend PCA Praying Dads to pray for PCA students, faculty, staff, families, and our community.  The group will meet beginning on Sunday, October 23 at 4:00pm outside at the PCA quad (located in front of the Allen Center).  Praying Dads will meet each Sunday at 4:00pm when school is in session (the group will not meet when school is not in session).

Lunch Helper Volunteer Opportunities
Each Tuesday and Thursday, we love to have volunteers come and monitor our lunchrooms so that our teachers can take a lunch break. Volunteers will assist in monitoring students, help with opening food items, help with microwave heating, and clean-up lunch tables.  To earn parent points by volunteering to help with lunches, follow this link: Lunch Volunteer Opportunities. *Please note that this sign-up is multiple pages long since we have the need for more helpers each lunch hour. Scroll to each page to see all of the opportunities.

Faculty and Staff Birthday Treat Volunteer Opportunities
If you love to show your appreciation by providing treats for others, we invite you to sign up for our monthly faculty and staff birthday appreciation days. Once a month, we select one day to celebrate all of the teachers and staff who have birthdays during that month. To sign up to earn parent points by baking or providing treats,  follow these links:
Lower School Faculty Birthday Treats
Logic School Faculty Birthday Treats
Rhetoric School Faculty Birthday Treats

PCA Service Opportunities

Parent and grandparent volunteers are an integral piece of a successful academic year at PCA! Volunteering for an event is a wonderful way to meet other PCA families.  Annual PCA events and service opportunities include:

  • Pumpkin Patch
  • Veterans Day Celebration
  • Thanksgiving Lunch
  • Grandparents’ Day
  • History Fair
  • Field Day
  • Year-end Family Picnic
  • And more!!

Please follow this link to sign up to volunteer for upcoming school events:

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

Pumpkin Patch Volunteer Opportunities:

There are MANY volunteers needed for the Pumpkin Patch on October 22.  Volunteering for the Pumpkin Patch is a great way to earn parent points and meet other families!  Rhetoric School students may also volunteer and earn service hours.  To volunteer for a one-hour shift, follow this link: Volunteer for PCA Pumpkin Patch.
**Please note- there are several pages of volunteer opportunities.  Please be sure to scroll through the pages to choose your preferred time and station.  If you cannot serve during the time of Pumpkin Patch, there are MANY volunteers needed to help with set up and clean up.

On-Going Fundraising Support

Amazon Smile Rewards

When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Providence Christian Academy. Bookmark the link http://smile.amazon.com/ch/62-1664417 and support us every time you shop!

Kroger Rewards Card – Register Today!

Simply register your current Kroger rewards card online at krogercommunityrewards.com and you can support PCA each time you shop! Choose PCA when registering, and a portion of each purchase will benefit PCA. Take a few minutes to register your card today! PCA’s Kroger NPO number is XM382

Publix

Sign up for a Publix.com account and select Providence Christian Academy as your preferred school. Enter your phone number each time you checkout and a portion of each purchase will benefit PCA.

Office Depot Rewards

Use your PCA Office Depot card, ask the cashier to give credit to PCA or or enter our school ID number and PCA will receive 5% of your purchase.  The PCA Office Depot school ID is: 70093589.