This Day in History: RCA Buys Elvis Presley’s Contract

On this day in 1955, RCA-Victor signed Elvis Presley to a recording contract, paying $40,000 to Sun Record Company for his release. The deal, negotiated by special advisor “Colonel” Tom Parker, was record-breaking, amounting to over $375,000 in 2018. Backed by the...

First Time Voters Head to the Polls

Every two years, many high school seniors get ready to vote for the first time. For most, this experience is surreal and something they have thought about doing for much of their young life – for others, it’s merely an obligation. Nevertheless, exercising one of...

Shall I Compare Thee to a Pumpkin Spice Latte?

Coffeehouse has been a tradition at Providence Academy for a good many years. This biannual showcase features the many musical talents in the upper school at PA. With the visiting Netters as the Emcees, coffeehouse is a relaxed and enjoyable Friday evening that is...

Turkey Time!

Thanksgiving,  a time to appreciate all one has been given, is usually spent with friends and family. It provides an opportunity to take a break, enjoy time with others, and most importantly, recognize the good things in life. At Providence Academy, high school math...

Collaborative Efforts Build Community at the Fall Fun Fair

The 2018 Lower School Fall Fun Fair again proved a thriving community at Providence Academy.  On November 10th, lower schoolers gathered in the gyms to participate in the fun activities of the fair. They walked in the cakewalk, played games, won prizes, decorated...