News

COVID-19 — Safeguarding Our Families

At Providence, our goal is to provide the safest possible form of a normal school year so that our students get an excellent education, a life-giving community, and the opportunity to grow in Christ. Providence will open for in-person instruction on Wednesday, August 12th under a multi-tiered plan that allows us to adjust our safety measures based on current conditions. Read more.

STEM Department Awarded $10,000 Grant

Providence has received a $10,000 STEM Grant Award from ALPLA North America. With the grant funds, Providence's award-winning STEM department will add additional 3D printers for elementary, middle, and high school students to build their designs. Doing so will enhance the students' ability to analyze problems and develop solutions by evaluating three-dimensional models of their designs.

Volleyball Wins American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award

Our 2019-20 varsity volleyball team has won the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award for the fourth year in a row! These players maintained an average 3.70 GPA last season. The Storm was the only school in Gwinnett County to earn the award, and one of only 12 schools statewide. Go Storm!

Celebrating the Class of 2020!

On Saturday, July 11th, Providence celebrated the graduation of our Class of 2020. The ceremony was a time to encourage, pray for and commission these graduates for the next chapter in their lives.

Providence Opens Three and Four-Year-Old Preschool

Providence Christian Academy is now offering a full time licensed preschool program. Three and four year old students will learn and grow while using a variety of creative learning centers, engaging in large and small group instruction, and spending one on one learning time with their teacher. Find out more here.

Getting to Know Coach Beverly

The Gwinnett Daily Post features the Storm's new head football coach, Jonathan Beverly. In this installment of “Getting to Know,” staff correspondent Jack Leo talks with Beverly about his move to Georgia, his favorite new restaurant, and more.

108 Cars Celebrate Mr. Lussi's Birthday

More than 100 cars filled with Providence students, parents, alumni, and staff drove by the home of beloved staff member Mr. Lussi to celebrate his 88th birthday. Participants decorated cars and signs with messages of love and appreciation that they displayed for him as he waved from the sidewalk in front of his home.

McConnell Named Coca-Cola Scholar

Providence senior Jack McConnell is a Coca-Cola Scholar! He is one of 150 high school students selected from more than 93,000 applicants nationwide. He was recognized for superior leadership, service, and academics, as well as being a change agents.

Join Us for Worship

We are gathering for worship each Wednesday at noon! It may not be in a large room gathering, but it's a powerful time to join together to worship and be reminded that God wants to do more than we could ask or think. Check out our worship page here.

van den Berg Signs with Iowa Western

Jordan van den Berg who is continuing his football career at Iowa Western. He earned many accolades for his performance this season including being named the Region 8-A defensive player of the year and making the AJC all-state team.

Read more in the Gwinnett Daily Post.

Providence Voted Best Private School in Gwinnett

Providence Christian Academy has once again been voted "Best Private School" by Gwinnett Magazine. It's an honor to receive recognition in the community where we have been serving families for nearly 30 years.

William Beckner is National Merit Finalist

Senior William Beckner has now been named a National Merit Scholarship Finalist. He's among the less than one percent of high school seniors selected nationwide based on his academic record, leadership abilities, participation in community and school activities, and more.

"Superior" Rating for Goldie Hatch at 2020 Thescon

Senior Goldie Hatch received the highest rating of "superior" for her individual event and was among these top-rated performers chosen to sing at the closing ceremony at this year's Thescon 2020 at Columbus State University.

Providence Partner School Opens in South Korea

Providence has been serving thousands of families in Gwinnett and surrounding counties for nearly 30 years. Now, the school's influence will extend overseas to a new Christian school opening in Seoul, South Korea.

Providence Ranks In Top 10% of STEM Schools

According to Newsweek, Providence is ranked among the top 10 percent of STEM schools nationwide, being recognized for courses offered, technology utilized, project-based learning, skills taught in the classes, career connections, and more.

Mayme deMayo Voted Fans Choice Athlete of the Week

Maymie deMayo is the Gwinnett Daily Post's Fan's Choice Winter Athlete of the Week. Maymie is sophomore member of the varsity girls basketball team. She had 18 points, 10 rebounds and four blocked shots in a win over Strong Rock.

Giving Market Features and Supports Ministries

For the fifth year in a row, Providence hosted the annual "Giving Market," a unique on-campus shopping experience that combines a marketplace for purchasing gifts with support for organizations that are meeting needs locally and around the world.

Academic Team Places First

The varsity Academic Team placed first again at their league tournament hosted by Hebron Christian. The team was 6-0 on Saturday and has a match record this season of 17-1. They've placed 1st and 2nd in previous tournaments.

Career Day Focuses on Student Growth

More than 60 local business partners came to Providence to network with high school students and provide information about a variety of career fields. The day was designed not only to provide exposure to career fields but to help students learn more about who they are.

Nolan to Continue Softball Career at Southwestern

Hannah Nolan has signed to continue her softball career at Georgia Southwestern University.

Hannah finishes her Providence career owning seven different school records, including single-season records in doubles, triples, and batting average, and is top 5 in three other offensive categories.

Emminger Signs with Emmanuel

Alaina Emminger has signed to continue her volleyball career at Emmanuel College.

Alaina will graduate as the most effective hitter and strongest volleyball player Providence has ever had, breaking three school records.

Her career stats include 182 aces, 552 digs, 89 blocks, and 1,111 kills.

Coach Bailey Celebrates 100 Wins

Varsity volleyball coach Katie Bailey celebrated a milestone of 100 wins at Providence.

In her fourth year as coach, she is now the all-time winningest volleyball coach in school history, with a total of 107 wins.

Her varsity squad broke four school records during the 2019 season. 

New Podcast Now Available!

This podcast is an in-depth look into how Providence strives to be life-giving and influential. Episodes feature conversations about the "why" behind the mission, programs, and people at Providence. Available on Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcasts, or wherever you listen.

Providence Storm Wins Sportsmanship Award

The Providence Storm has once again won the Georgia High School Association Spirit Sportsmanship Award, voted on by competing schools in our region. Three sports won individual awards, and Providence won the overall award as well.

Providence Welcomes New High School Principal

Providence is proud to announce that Dan Knudsen will be the new high school principal at the Lilburn campus. He joins the administration with decades of experience in public and private schools as a teacher, coach, and administrator.