APRIL 20, 2017


MPCS Weekly eNews
Mount Pisgah Christian School
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April 20, 2017

Spring Musical: I Do! I Do! I Do! I Do! Tonight thru Saturday

This intimate musical follows one couple through 50 years of love, quarrels and marriage.
The story of a marriage is at the center of I Do! I Do! I Do! I Do!, an intimate and nostalgic work by Harvey Schmidt and Tom Jones (The Fantasticks). Written as a star vehicle for theatre legends, Mary Martin and Robert Preston, the original Broadway production received seven Tony Award nominations.
Play will run TONIGHT - Thursday, April 20 - through Saturday, April 22. All shows are at 7 p.m. in South Hall. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. Come out and enjoy the show!
Art Expo to be Held Sunday

Each year, the Visual Arts Department hosts the annual juried exhibition for Middle and Upper School students as a way for our budding artists to experience first-hand what it takes to create a gallery exhibit. This year, 90 Middle and 72 Upper School students will display their work. The event will be held Sunday, April 23, from 3-5 p.m. in Geier Hall, Student Commons. Our students have received a total of 70 awards and honors throughout the year. Receiving published work in Celebrating Arts, personal exhibits at local galleries, displaying work at the Atlanta Airport, winning District and State level awards, and winning both state and national awards with Scholastics Arts and Writing competition. In addition to these outstanding accomplishments, we will be awarding 38 awards based on varies skills and artistic abilities. Of these awards, we will be awarding two students from both division levels, a Peer Award. This award will be a student choice award that will be voted on during Friday's lunch by our student body. For the first year ever, the show will be on view during the school day for our students to experience and view the Friday before the opening. Art teachers Anita Hunter and Tiffany Searcy cordially invite our friends, students, and families to participate in this joyous occasion. We look forward to seeing you there!
Parent University: Keeping Kids Calm, Cool and Collected - April 26

Anxiety in children is on the rise and children are more stressed out than ever.    Join Erin Nicolas as she presents a Parent University called "Keeping Kids Calm, Cool and Collected." This presentation   will focus on giving parents tips for helping their children with anxiety, self-esteem and perfectionism.  Parents will learn what red flags to look for in their children, child-friendly coping skills and rock-solid parenting tips.
WHEN: April 26 - 9:15 a.m.
WHERE: LS Culinary Lab A101
WHO: Erin Nicolas, Licensed Play Therapist, The Summit Counseling Center
College Counseling Night to be Held April 26

The College Counseling department is hosting "College Night for Parents of Freshmen & Sophomores" on Wednesday, April 26 in Geier Hall, Student Commons. This is a rescheduled event from April 8 - cancelled due to storms.
Topic to be covered:
  • College Admissions 101 with guest speaker Will Brown - Associate Director of Regional Recruitment at Georgia College
  • GPA Game!
  • College Counseling Overview
  • Standardized Testing
  • Financial Aid
Private Shopping Event - April 27

SAVE THE DATE for an evening of fun and private shopping! Join other Mount Pisgah parents on Thursday,  April 27, at the All Inspired Boutique from 5-8 p.m. This annual private shopping event benefits the Mount Pisgah Parents' Association, with 15% of all sales going to the MPPA. 
WHAT: Private shopping event
WHERE:  All Inspired Boutique, 5950 State Bridge Rd., Suite 140A Johns Creek, Ga.
WHEN: April 27, 5-8 p.m.
RSVP: to Marcia Harvey, at or 770-756-7035
FREE One-Day Football Clinic With Mount Pisgah Varsity Players - April 29

Do you have a football-loving son (grades K-8) who is interested in learning more about what it takes to be a Mount Pisgah Patriots football player? Sign up for a FREE one-day clinic on April 29. This introductory clinic, created and organized solely by varsity players, is NOT part of our summer camp program.This camp is designed to give your child the opportunity to receive football training directly from the Varsity Football Players and Coaches. For more information and to register, go here
Cheerleading Meeting May 3

There will be a cheerleading informational meeting for rising 6-12th Grade girls interested in Middle School, Junior Varsity, or Varsity cheerleading. The first meeting will be held in the Geier Hall LEC on Wednesday, May 3 at 5:30 p.m. If your daughter is interested, please fill out this form to register. Go Patriots! 
Batting Pavilion Ribbon Cutting Set for May 15

You're invited to come celebrate the ribbon cutting ceremony and name unveiling for our new Player Development Center at the Patriot Athletic Campus (PAC) on May 15. The ceremony will begin at 6 p.m. followed by light refreshments and snacks. To RSVP, please contact Melissa Santee at 678-336-3384 or An eVite will soon follow.
It's Time to Register for Patriot Sports Camps 

Summer will be here before we know it. Now is the time to register for our Patriot Sports Camps! Interested in learning what it takes to be a Mount Pisgah Patriot? Attend our summer sports camps to find out. Camps will be held for baseball, basketball, cheerleading, football, lacrosse, softball, soccer, volleyball and speed and strength development. All camps are open to all and will be run by Mount Pisgah varsity coaches. For more information and to register, go here.
Spirit App is Your Main Source of School Schedules

Don't forget to sign up for the Spirit App. This loyalty-reward App has become Mount Pisgah's most up-to-date source for school schedules. All schedule changes and information are first entered here, and then used to populate other schedules, such as the main calendar on our school website, This app provides easy access to school events and activities, from directions to the big game to volunteering at an upcoming event. Download the Spirit App in the App Store, check-in at every Mount Pisgah gathering to start earning points. The more you do, the more chances to win great prizes.
ALL Photos Available Free to Download in Mount Pisgah Christian School Photo Galleries 
*Courtesy of the Office of Advancement. 

password: patriots

DISCLAIMER: Please DO NOT share photos featuring other children in the public domain without consent of that child's parent(s). You are welcome to use/download/share photos featuring your own child as you see fit.
Upcoming School and Athletic Events
Students and parents should always confirm events with their teacher and/or coaches.  Click here to view the online calendar .
REMINDER : Spirit App has up-to-date calendar info.
  • April 20: MS Baseball - vs North Cobb Christian | Away at North Cobb, 4 p.m.
  • April 20: Varsity Girls Golf vs Lovett | at Horseshoe Bend CC, 4 p.m.
  • April 20: Varsity Track - Regionals, 4 p.m.
  • April 20: MS Baseball vs Walker | Home at PAC, 4:30 p.m.
  • April 20: Varsity Baseball - Region Championship, 5 p.m.
  • April 20: Varsity Girls Soccer vs North Cobb | Away at North Cobb, 5 p.m.
  • April 20: JV Girls Lacrosse vs Marist | Home vs Marist, 6 p.m.
  • April 20: Drama Spring Production - I Do!, I Do!, I Do!, I Do!, 7 p.m. 
  • April 20: Varsity Baseball - Region Championship, 7 p.m.
  • April 20: Varsity Boys Soccer vs North Cobb | Away at North Cobb, 7 p.m.
  • April 21: Spirit Wear - SENIORS ONLY
  • April 21: Varsity Baseball vs North Cobb Christian | Away at North Cobb, 1 p.m.
  • April 21: Middle School Social - Drummond Center, 5 p.m.
  • April 21: Varsity Baseball - Region Championship, TBD, 5 p.m.
  • April 21: Varsity Girls Golf vs Peachtree Ridge HS | at Horseshoe Bend CC, 5:30 p.m.
  • April 21: Drama Spring Production - I Do!, I Do!, I Do!, I Do!, 7 p.m. 
  • April 22: Drama Spring Production - I Do!, I Do!, I Do!, I Do!, 7 p.m. 
  • April 23: Arts Expo - Geier Hall, Student Commons, 3 p.m. 
  • April 24: MS Girls Soccer vs Mount Vernon (playoffs) - Home at PAC, 4 p.m.
  • April 24: MS Golf - Metro 10 Tournament | Away at Steel Canyon Golf Club, 4 p.m.
  • April 24: Varsity Boys Lacrosse 1A Tournament vs Mount DeSales | Home at PAC, 6 p.m.
  • April 25: Varsity Boys Golf vs Darlington | at Rivermont Golf Club, 4 p.m.
  • April 25: Varsity Boys Tennis vs Athens Academy | Away at Athens Academy, 4 p.m. 


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