WE'RE SO GLAD YOU'RE HERE!

Welcome to the Mount Paran Christian School family. We are so excited your family has chosen to join ours! We have organized this information in order to help answer your questions to begin the new school year with a smooth transition. Be sure to visit NEWS AND EVENTS in the top tab to see recent announcements and up-to-date news updates.

 

GETTING STARTED

Check out this general information to help prepare you for the first day of school.

FACILITIES ON CAMPUS
  • Murray Arts Center  
  • Mulkey Building (lower and middle school)  
  • Dozier Hall (high school)  
  • Sewell Cottage (preschool)  
  • Rowland Cabin  
  • Catherine Steele Sewell Stadium  
  • Knox Athletic Performance Center (training and weight room)  
EAGLE FAMILY TIPS

Learn more about how the different areas of school function during the school year.

GETTING INVOLVED

We encourage you to get involved in the life of our school. Visit the EAGLE LINKS page to join the Parent-Teacher Fellowship, the Eagle Backers (athletic boosters), the MPAC (arts boosters). You can also learn more on the Eagle Links page about Annual Fund and the Georgia GOAL program. 

STAY CONNECTED

Please visit EAGLE LINKS for all information pertaining to current families. Also check the NEWS AND EVENTS page for the latest information on upcoming school events and announcements. MPCS will also communicate with you through these methods:

  • Teachers will relay important classroom information through email, daily/weekly folders (grades PK-5), texts, and Google classroom.
  • Be sure to read the Weekly Word e-newsletter sent via email to families with all weekly updates.
  • Follow our social media pages for fast updates and photos on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn. You may also follow our other Twitter accounts for each school or area division.
  • When necessary, school-wide announcements will be sent via e-blast, texts, and phone messages.
  • MPCS also sends families the annual magazine, Wingspan, twice per year.

 

Still have questions? Feel free to call the admission office at 470-250-0008, and we will be happy to answer any questions you may have about getting started at MPCS. Welcome to the family!


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Each school year kicks off with a school-wide “Back-2-School Night.” The traditional Back-2-School Night for the 2021-2022 academic year is planned for August 9, 2021, times to be announced.

You will be receiving email communcations from the school in late July concerning all school-wide activities to learn more about every area of MPCS. Formal grade-level orientations typically take place after school begins.

Important Links

All important information for current MPCS families can always be found under Eagle Links at the top edge tab of our website.

In Eagle Links, you will find information on important details:

  • School Hours
  • Summer Reading
  • Sage Dining Program and Menus
  • School Clinic and Forms
  • Eagles Nest School Store
  • School Calendars
  • Transportation and Carpool Forms
  • Uniforms
  • Handbooks
  • Forms and Reservations Requests
  • Extracurricular Programs and Extended Day (Grades PK-8)
  • Textbooks and E-books
  • Lockers
  • Ways to Get Involved

2021-2022 MPCS Uniform Guidelines

Each year, MPCS Eagles Nest hosts a uniform clothing consignment sale on campus, offering gently used school uniforms at affordable pricing.

The sale for the upcoming school year will be May 24, with early shopping for new families from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Shopping hours will then open for the rest of the school community from 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.


Key Dates

*Note: Some dates are subject to change in case of CDC distancing requirements in the future.

April 22 - Spring Band Concert

6:00 and 7:15 p.m.

April 22 - Spring Band Concert

6:00 and 7:15 p.m.

April 23 - Family Serve Day

Middle and High School

April 23 - Family Serve Day

Middle and High School

April 23 - Junior-Senior Prom

Mercedes-Benz Stadium

April 23 - Junior-Senior Prom

Mercedes-Benz Stadium

April 26 - Eagle Backers Golf Tournament

April 26 - An Evening with UGA

Virtual Event, 6:00 p.m.

April 26 - An Evening with UGA

Virtual Event, 6:00 p.m.

April 29 - Spring Dance Concert

5:00 and 7:00 p.m.

April 29 - Spring Dance Concert

5:00 and 7:00 p.m.

April 30 - Senior College Day

Wear Your College Shirts

April 30 - Senior College Day

Wear Your College Shirts

April 30 - PTF Mother-Son Picnic

5:00-7:00 p.m.

April 30 - PTF Mother-Son Picnic

5:00-7:00 p.m.

May 1 - Fourth-Grade Musical

May 8 - Fifth-Grade Musical

Summer Checklist

Here’s a few items to help you prepare for the upcoming school year:

  • Complete registration and provide all required documentation to the Admission Office.
  • Sign up for MPCS Summer Programs.
  • Arrange placement testing for middle and/or high school course scheduling with the Admission Office.
  • Purchase uniforms (see Uniform Guide) - All high school students will be required to wear blazers for chapel this year. (Details to come.)
  • Check the summer reading lists for rising grades 1-12 (to be updated in April).
  • Schedule a sports physical for students in grades 5-12 who will participate in MPC sports.
  • Bookmark the school calendar on the website.
  • Mark your calendar for the 101 student orientations for your child’s grade level.
  • Mark your calendar for Back-2-School Night.
  • Plan to attend the Head of School Breakfast with Dr. Wiens at 8:00 a.m. on the first day of school.
  • Mark your calendar for Parent Orientation, which occurs in the first few weeks of school.
  • Join the Parent Teacher Fellowship each year.