menu-aboutus-leadershipWe are delighted that you will join PCA’s community in the fall. We know that you and your family have many questions as you prepare for this exciting new experience, and we want to make it as smooth as possible.

In this section of the website you will find information to get you started. You will learn the details regarding the start of the school year as well as, dress code, volunteer opportunities for parents, school communication, and other important information. If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact us. We are here to help, and we look forward to seeing you at PCA soon!

-Dr. John Engstrom, Head of School



As you begin the year at PCA, we would like to invite you to attend some special events planned especially for new families as a way to help you start the year at PCA and get to know the PCA community.

New Family Events

First Day of School for ALL NEW UPPER SCHOOL STUDENTS (for those entering the Upper School for the first time in 2017)
Monday, August 28

  • Students should bring their school supplies with them on this day
  • Students should arrive at the Upper School between 8:15-8:30am and go directly to Troiano Hall located in the Science and Arts Building
  • New Upper School Student Picnic begins at 12:30pm on the Soccer Field (in Troiano Hall if it rains)
  • This is an Early Dismissal Day (students released at 2:00pm)

New Family Events
Monday, August 28

  • New Family Luncheon 12 Noon – 12:45pm in the MPR (Lower School Building)
  • New Lower School Family Meeting 12:45 – 1:30pm in the MPR
  • New Upper School Family Meeting 1:15 – 2:00pm in Runey Hall, Miller Room

For an easy way to have all of your questions answered see the Start of School FAQ.

Each week, during the school year, you will receive an email filled with everything you need to know about upcoming events and important information at PCA. Be on the look out for the PCA: NOW (News of the Week) in your inbox. The email used will be the primary email listed in veracross. If you would like to change that or have additional email addresses added please use the form below. PCA:NOW is also linked here on the website.

Quick Links:

2017-2018 Calendar

Veracross mobile app and login

Getting involved at PCA

Still Have Questions? We can help!

Who to Contact:

PCA Phone Number: 603.742.3617

Head of School Office, Shirley Tuten, ext 101

Lower School Office, Sue McKenney, ext 112

Upper School Office, Kim Cummings, ext 123

Business Office (Tuition and Billing), Allison Russell, ext. 107

Student Health

Athletics, Derek Summers, ext. 110

Office of College Counseling & Guidance, Diane Sipp, ext. 120