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Ducks Unlimited Club Food Drive Collects 700 Pounds Of Food!

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Thank you PCA families for your incredible support of the Canned Food Drive sponsored by our Ducks Unlimited Club! The total number of cans collected was an incredible 767! Several of our Ducks Unlimited Club members worked last week counting, sorting, and boxing the items to prepare for distribution to East Cooper Community Outreach.

Students said when they delivered the canned goods, the ECCO team was beyond excited at the amount of food donated. All totaled, it was 700 pounds of food when weighed! This will most certainly bless numerous families across the Lowcountry this Christmas season.

 

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Magnificent Upper School Christmas Concert

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On Thursday, November 30, the PCA 7th and 8th Grade and High School Choirs took the stage for their annual Christmas concert. "All Choir students did an amazing job at the Christmas Concert from the impressive start with one hundred thirty students singing Carol of the Bells to the big finish of Handel's Hallelujah Chorus. Many students went the extra mile by attending extra rehearsals before school, during lunch, and after school, and it showed. I was especially thrilled by the performance of all of the soloists, " said Choir Director, Dr. Jo Hethcox.

This year the Choir Concert began with both the Middle and High School Choirs singing, “Carol of the Bells” followed by an opening prayer from Upper School Principal, Sean Keiper.

The Middle School Choir performed holiday pieces, “On Christmas Night”, "Twas in the Moon of Wintertime", "A Christmas Hallelujah", and “Noel, Noel”.

Next, the High School Choir took the stage to perform “Sleigh Ride” and "O Holy Night”. The Men's Ensemble wowed the audience with “Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!”. “Cradle Hymn” was then performed by the Eighth Grade and High School Choirs.

The audience was invited to join in singing “Silent Night” with the choir. The choirs ended the concert with “Hallelujah Chorus”, followed by closing remarks from Headmaster, JD Zubia.

Such a wonderful evening with talented students to start the holiday season! 

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