Peoples Christian Academy (PCA) administration, faculty and staff are chosen for their ability to reflect the principles and values as outlined in our Philosophy of Education. These Christian faculty members are highly qualified and dedicated teachers who see their career choice as a ministry to impart Christian values to the next generation of leaders. Faculty and administrative staff participate in devotions and seek to be examples and mentors for the students. A code of conduct for staff is outlined in the appropriate manuals and handbooks. There is a strong partnership with parents to reinforce Christian and family values in the students’ lives. Some of our faculty members are even PCA alumni.
J. Ayoung, Jada Ayoung
J. Ayoung

Assistant Director, Early Learning Centre, RECE

Ms. J. Ayoung: "It’s a blessing to be working here at PCA! Being able to incorporate God in my daily lessons and sing His praises is amazing. The world we live in today seems to be turning away from God, the Bible and the Truth. It is comforting knowing that I am planting the seeds of God’s love and the Gospel in the lives of the next generation! It is also a blessing to watch these seeds grow in their lives. PCA give this world hope and I’m grateful to be a part of that."

P. Baidya, Partha Baidya
P. Baidya

Early Learning Centre staff, RECE

Mr. P. Baidya: "Teaching Preschoolers about the wonders of Jesus and all that He has done for us is of the utmost importance. Instilling the "God concept" at this young age is essential for creating deep and strong roots of faith. Working at PCA is extremely important to me, in that I KNOW God is using me to arm and equip the young minds of today so that they may become ambassadors for God tomorrow."

S. Bhaskar

Early Learning Centre staff, RECE

Miss. S. Bhaskar: "I am so thankful to be able to work at PCA.  I love working here because I can share Jesus' love with these amazing preschoolers that I have the opportunity to lead and guide.  It has been such a blessing becoming part of the PCA community and getting to interact with a group of people dedicated to displaying Christ's love in all they do.  I feel honoured that Jesus has brought me here and I'm so excited to see all that He does with the students and the school."

S. Hau
Early Learning Centre staff, RECE
Ms. S. Hau: "I am so grateful that I am given the opportunity to team up with God and other staff here at PCA to make a difference to the next generation.
I truly believe that it is important for us to tell them about Jesus' love and start equipping them while they are young.
Being able to contribute in God's work and witnessing how He works in the hearts of the little ones & families every day is such an amazing yet humbling experience!"
J. Kim

Early Learning Centre staff, RECE

Mrs. J. Kim : "I believe that educators are the first stepping stone in helping children become successful individuals in their life journey.  I am truly blessed to be able to work here at PCA to be a stepping stone in God's special purpose. His provision and amazing love drives each day to be as successful as possible in a safe and fun place here at the ELC. I am very happy to have the priviledge to witness our preschoolers grow and most importantly, to be able to teach a Christian based education to our wonderful children."

M. Lin, Minna Lin
M. Lin

Early Learning Centre staff, RECE

Mrs. M. Lin: "Teaching at PCA is important to me because it is a place where I can serve God and children every day. My job at PCA reminds me of how important it is to spend my life on what's precious in God's eyes. I believe children are gifts from God. To be able to be part of their lives, be an influence to them, and help them learn about our loving God is truly a blessing!"

P. McLachlan, Precy McLachlan
P. McLachlan

Early Learning Centre staff, ECA

Mrs. P. McLachlan: "This is not just a job. This is a ministry and an opportunity to share the gospel and the love of Jesus Christ to the children and the entire family. Matthew 19:14 Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” Proverbs 22:6 “Train a child in the way he should go. When he is old, he will not turn away from it.”"

Genny Ng, G. Ng
G. Ng

Director, Early Learning Centre, RECE

Mrs. G. Ng: "After teaching in many different venues and interacting with so many children it is a privilege to come to a place where we are free to share the love of Jesus on a daily basis with everyone we encounter. To know that we are planting seeds that will be sown in God’s time is a blessing that humbles me. PCA has seen so many alumni pass through that have dedicated their lives to serving Christ and to somehow be a small part of that is an honour that cannot be compared!"

A. To

Early Learning Centre staff, RECE

Miss. A. To: "It is a true blessing to be able to serve the students and families who enter PCA. It brings me so much joy to share my faith with the students daily and to have the opportunity of sharing the gospel with them. As an educator, I strive to demonstrate God's love through teaching and caring for them."

A. Yan

Early Learning Centre staff, RECE

Miss. A. Yan: "It is such an honour to be able to work here at PCA and to serve the children and families that come through the doors. Working here is such a blessing and I am so glad I get to play a small part in their lives. I am so excited to share the love of Jesus Christ and incorporate His teachings into the teachings here. I look forward to seeing the seeds grow and to see Jesus work in their lives."
  • I look back fondly on my time at PCA as it was absolutely foundational to everything I have done since graduation. The academics were very strong and the spiritual grounding was essential as I learned so much about the Lord, the Bible and missions.
    Tim Strickland, Lead Pastor at Waverly Road Baptist Church
  • PCA has been my home away from home for the last 14 years. Being in one place for so long during the most influential period of my life had a lot of impact on who I am. In Grade 1, my teacher read books to us from a series called Nate the Great. This is actually what sparked my great love for reading…just ask my teachers. My teacher not only inspired my love of literature, but she also led me to Christ. I believe in Christian education not only because I’ve gone through it, but because I see the difference having a Christian education makes. Growing up at PCA, I’ve heard Bible stories all my life and have memorized Bible verses since before I could understand them. Being older now, I’ve taught Sunday school at my church, and I’ve come to realize that church doesn’t teach children as much as PCA does. In Grade 6, we memorized a pamphlet titled “Share What You Believe” which was a basic guide to sharing what Christians believe, including Bible verses and references, and a prayer that we could teach to people who wished to become Christians. We also had to recite it in front of the class; Bible verses and all. This gave us a chance to actually practice sharing with one another. In various years of my PCA education, I have also had to write my testimony. This further helped me to learn how to share my faith with others. In Grade 10 and 11, my teacher taught us about apologetics (how to defend Christianity). This was material I had never been taught at church. I have church friends who cannot explain what they believe, much less attempt to defend it. Because of the teaching of all my Bible teachers, I have gained a firm foundation that I will take with me when I leave this year. As for the students, I met both of my best friends at PCA when we were in elementary school. The friendships I’ve built at PCA are ones that I will hopefully have for the rest of my life. By: Joanne L  (Gr 12 student)  April/2010
    PCA has been my home away from home
  • Some of my dearest friends to this day are the people I went to high school with at Paul B. Smith Academy. Many extremely fine individuals came out of Peoples, some of whom continue to give me inspiration and enrichment both personally and professionally. Nad Barsoum, Class of 1984 Barrister and Solicitor.
    Inspiration and enrichment
  • Thank you for your hard work through the school year.  My daughter had a wonderful year.  We are so grateful that she had many wonderful teachers in the Middle School.
    Middle School Parent
  • I certainly did benefit from my years at PCA. The opportunity to be involved with student council, sports teams, musicals, and a singing ensemble that ministered in various Toronto churches combined with weekly chapel services and great courses taught by dedicated teachers all combined for a great high school experience. I serve as the Pastor of Church Networking at Peoples Church where I work with church planters and pastors to support their churches with training and volunteers to advance their outreach in Toronto. I'm also a regional mobilizer with C2C network (www.c2cnetwork.ca) which is a national church planting network. Our family's most recent adventure is that we're starting a new charity called Love a Village to facilitate mission work that God has been opening up for us in northern Malawi over the past few years.
    Trevor Seath, Pastor of Church Networking at the Peoples Church