Sept. 1: Charlotte Luke
Sept. 1: Rob Sullivan
Sept. 2: Mary Lane
Sept. 4: Hanna McLean
KINDNESS * TEAMWORK * PASSION * INTEGRITY * COURAGE * RESPECT
Graham Blanks and Alex Branch have shown great LEADERSHIP during cross country practice.
Congrats to Cason Chance for showing PASSION in building bat houses as he earns his Eagle pin!
Today is a Day 4
Our Homecoming Theme this year is SUPER HERO MOVIES! YAY!
Homecoming Week is Monday, Oct. 8 – Saturday, Oct. 13…More info to come!
Join ESP September 16 for an entire day of family-friendly fun, food, and games! You can participate in the family adventure run or put together a team for the tug-of-war competition.
The run begins at 1:30pm with registration at 11:30pm. Lunch begins at noon and an awards ceremony follows the run and tug competitions. The registration fee is $25 per family and increases to $30 after September 1. The $25 registration fee includes one Family Team or one Youth Team, lunch, and participation prizes.
Watson Brown Foundation Applications open!
The WBF Junior Board is a dedicated group of seven to twelve area high school students (grades 10-12) whose mission is to preserve local history. We will have four spots open this year for new members.
Students are entrusted with $33,000 each spring, so we are looking for the best students to join. Students must be able to attend monthly meetings (generally on Wednesday evenings) and commit several hours in the spring to visiting local sites and prepare a presentation for why that site deserves grant funding. This application is due Friday, September 7, including the two reference letters.
Athens Academy will serve as host to the AATEA Theatre Conference on Sept. 15, 2018 from 9 AM-3 PM. The conference is open to all high school students interested in the theatre arts. Workshops on Stage Combat, Playwriting, Shakespeare, Improvisation, and Theatre Design will be offered. Registration is free. For more information and to register, go to www.aatea.org. Scroll down to the Theatre Conference information. See Ms. T for more information.
Club Draft Day is this Wednesday, Sept. 5 at the Chambers Center Quad. If you have a club that would like to request a table please email Mr. Olson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions about Clubs at Athens Academy CLICK HERE
UGA Summer Young Dawgs—The University of Georgia Young Dawgs Program is a high school internship program designed to provide high school sophomores and juniors opportunities to do an internship at UGA. The summer dates are May 28 to July 3. There is no cost to participate. Students must have a minimum 3.7 GPA. For more information, you may contact Jim Geiser at email@example.com.
Please join us every Friday from 4:30-5:30pm! If you are planning on attending please confirm to firstname.lastname@example.org
From the College Counseling Office
Wednesday 9.5 – Parent letters/resumes due
Friday 9.7 – All remaining Early Action/early decision blue sheets due to college counselors, teacher recomendation “orange cards” due to college counselors and cap and gown measurements due.
Friday 10.12 – All Priority application blue sheets due
Monday 10.15 – UGA/GA Tech Early Action application deadline
Upcoming College Visits:
Wednesday September 5 – Berry College 12:00pm Guidance Suite
Monday September 17 – Duke
Advisory Theme for the month of August 14-September 11 is beginning with the end in mind, accountability, and goal setting.
Goal Setting Activity – Advisers please have this activity completed by September 14!