The ACAD Daily Wednesday 9.5.18

Happy Birthday

John Chester

Charles Clarke

William Olmstead

Summer and August Birthdays

Core Values





 Color Schedule 2018-2019

US Code of Conduct

Today is a Day 5 and CLUB DRAFT DAY!

You have a late start! Please be sure to be in Pd. 5 at 9:25. If you are here before 9:00, remember to sign in with Mrs. Bowles or on the compute in the Myers Gallery.

The list of clubs displaying on Wednesday is below. Please go the PH at 10:40am to hear from StuCo about fundraising. Club Draft will start immediately following assembly.







Civil Discourse 




French Club


Humane Society


Lit Mag/Spartan Review

Literary Team

Military History

Mock Trial

Model UN



Science Olympiad

Short Film Production


Ultimate Frisbee

FYI: Schedule for September 10 (Interim Week/Monday):

Period 3: 8:10-8:50

Period 5: 8:55-9:35

Period 6: 9:40-10:20

Period 1: 10:25-11:05

Period 2: 11:10-11:50

Period 7: 11:55-12-35

Class meetings: 12:40-1:15 (pizza delivered to class locations)

Movie showing in PH (Angst): 1:20-2:25

Advisory: 2:30-3:20

Our Homecoming Theme this year is SUPER HERO MOVIES! YAY!

Homecoming Week is Monday, Oct. 8 – Saturday, Oct. 13

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Monday, Oct. 8 and Tuesday, Oct. 9 – No school for you!

Wednesday, Oct. 10

8:10-12:00 PSAT 10th/11th

8:30-10:00 Senior Bulb Planting

8:00-4:00 9th Conferences

12:00 Lunch (not provided)

12:00-4:00 Non-Mandatory Committee Work

Thursday, Oct. 11

8:25-9:25 Pd. 1

9:25-10:25 Pd. 6

10:25-10:55 Committee Time

10:55-11:55 Pd. 2

11:55-1:25 Lunch and Pd. 7

1:25-2:25 Pd. 3

2:25-3:20 Pd. 4

7:00-9:30 Powder Puff and Bonfire

Friday, Oct. 12

8:10-9:25 Non-Mandatory Committee Work (or Late Start)

9:25-10:25 Pd. 5

10:25-11:00 View HC Videos

11:00-1:30 Food Truck and Committee Work

1:30-2:00 Line Up For Parade

2:00-3:20 Parade and Pep Rally

7:30 Game

Saturday, Oct. 13

8:30-11:00 Dance

Athletic Updates!

September 3


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.

Esp Big Trail and Tug!

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  Scroll down to the Theatre Conference information.  See Ms. T for more information.

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


Athens Area Homeless Shelter, 620 Barber Street Athens GA 30601

Dr. K’s advisory will be providing the meal this week!! Thank you!! 



From the College Counseling Office

Upcoming Deadlines:

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.

SIR statement

Goal Setting Activity  – Advisers please have this activity completed by September 14!



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