Weaver Named STAR Student

Prince Avenue senior Emily Weaver has been named the 2017-18 STAR Student for Prince Avenue Christian School, scoring the highest on one sitting of the SAT test this year.  She selected Science teacher Dale Autry as her STAR Teacher.  Both Emily and Mr. Autry were honored at the Oconee County Chamber of Commerce STAR Student Breakfast. Emily is
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Local Law Enforcement Officers Visit PACS Biology Classes

Lieutenant Zach Barrett, a Prince Avenue Christian School alumnus, and Lieutenant Bo Huff with the Walton County Sheriff’s office recently spoke to Mrs. Owens 9th grade Honors Biology classes.  Lieutenant Huff, head of the Crime Scene and Evidence Unit, discussed with students how crime scenes are processed explaining the importance of detail, observation, and
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Dr. Wayne Wallis, Veterinarian, Lunch and Learn Speaker

Dr. Wayne Wallis, veterinarian and father of Prince Avenue Christian School Spiritual Life Director Ben Wallis, was this month’s Lunch and Learn speaker to high school students.  Dr. Wallis explained that the veterinarian field is difficult with the hardest part balancing the business aspect with the clinical aspect.  He recommended that students avoid choosing to major
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Walton EMC Gives Safety Demonstration to 4th Grade Students

As a culmination of their Electricity and Magnetism unit, Prince Avenue Christian School 4th grade students received a visit from Walton EMC personnel. Jeff Paul (Member Services Director) and Jennifer Broun (Community and Youth Representative) presented a safety demonstration on electricity. Students were able to see how electricity runs through fallen wires, a ladder, and a wire that
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Abby Frost’s Essay Chosen as State Winner of DAR Contest

Prince Avenue Christian School junior Abby Frost was recently notified that the American History essay she submitted to the Apalachee Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) has been selected as the essay contest state winner.  Abby responded to the prompt, “Advantages and Disadvantages of Working Relationships Between Foreign Parties”.  Specifically, Abby’s
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Lower School Students Qualify for Duke Talent Identification Program

Fourth through fifth-grade students who scored in the 95th percentile or higher on an accepted subtest of the Terra Nova Achievement Test last spring were recently recognized for qualifying to participate in the highly selective Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP).  Participation in the 4th-6th Grade Talent Search offers students opportunities such as online activities, a book
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Alicia Ross Speaks to Students in Lunch and Learn

Prince parent Alicia Ross recently spoke to Prince Avenue Christian School high school students as part of the school's Lunch and Learn program.  Mrs. Ross spoke to students about her career in nursing.  She explained that to be a successful nurse, it is necessary to have compassion, effective communication skills, confidence, and attention to detail.  Mrs.
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Emily Weaver Named Rotary Student of the Semester

Senior Emily Weaver has been named Prince Avenue Christian School's Rotary Student of the Semester selected by teachers for her demonstration of the Rotary Club motto of "Service Above Self."  Emily, the daughter of Chris and Tracey Weaver, chose Ben Wallis, Director of Spiritual Life, to share this honor with her.  
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Eley, Adams, and Morris Nominated as GISA Master Teachers

Three teachers from Prince Avenue Christian School were recently nominated by the PACS administration as Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) 2018 Master Teachers.  Kindergarten teacher Mandy Eley, band director Miles Adams, and Director of Fine Arts LaMurl Morris will all participate in the selection process for this special honor.  The selection process for Master Teacher is challenging and competitive.
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PACS Awarded Walton EMC School Empowerment Grant

Prince Avenue Christian School was recently awarded the Walton EMC School Empowerment Grant.  This grant is the STEM Lab Establishment/Science Curriculum Grant and will benefit the lower school with science equipment and supplies such as microscopes, balance scales, and other lab tools as well as supplies needed for projects to enrich studies in earth, physical, and life science.
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