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Swimmers Support Deployed Alumni with Care Packages

Middle School Swimmers are showing support for two of their own.
Pinecrest alums, Patrick Carroll ’15 and Michael Denkman ’17, also former Pinecrest swimmers, are currently stationed in two different military locations in Afghanistan.
 
Thanks to generous donations from many Middle School families, our swimmers sent care packages to Michael and Patrick on March 8, 2019, and then again on April 22, 2019. Mrs. Jordan, Swim Team Coach, and swimmers will be mailing the last of the care packages in late May - to spread out the love over time!
 
Here is a portion of a message from Mrs. Carroll, sent to Coach Jordan after the first care packages were mailed:
 
"Patrick has returned to original camp. He was involved in a dangerous mission just a few days ago... But prayers are heard, he is well, and back to what I think is a “more boring” peaceful place. You understand how much we appreciate prayers. I want these two boys back home safe, but most importantly, closer to God... Love to you, thank you so, so much to you and the whole swim team."
 
We ask our community to keep up the prayers for Michael, Patrick, and their troops, until all safely return home.
Pinecrest Academy is a private PreK3-12 Catholic school located in Cumming, South Forsyth, just minutes from Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Milton and Suwanee. We serve families of all faiths seeking a Christian education for their children. To learn more about our unique educational philosophy, visit our Welcome page.
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The mission of Pinecrest Academy is reflected in the word Integer, which is Latin for “whole,” or “entire,” and reflects our goal of forming the whole child as an authentic “Person in Christ.” The school motto Semper Altius, means “Always Higher,” and challenges our students, parents, staff and faculty to strive for excellence in all areas of Integral Formation® - intellectual, spiritual, human and apostolic.