The ACAD Daily Thursday 2.21.19

Happy Birthday

Anjali Patel

Owen Lange

Core Values


Alex Oh and Daniel Huang showed PASSION and COURAGE are were named to Allstate Orchestra. Congratulations!
Hilary Adams showed KINDNESS by giving a thirsty teacher a bottle of water!


US Code of Conduct

Tutorial Locations

This is a Week 2. Today is a Day 5.

This year’s Luminaria, which is ACAD’s celebration of the arts, is being held at the Foundry (!!) in downtown Athens. It will be on March 6th at 7:30, and the evening will include music, visual art and readings by students. We are still signing up readers.*  If you are interested in reading a poem or a piece of brief prose (2-3 minutes) please contact Ms. Moffett. For anyone and everyone else, please plan to come and support and make the evening in our new location a success!
*Talk to your teachers about supplementary credit that they may choose to offer for your participation.

We are looking for some people to work the Varsity Boy’s and Girl’s Soccer games this Spring.  Our first home game is this Friday, the 22nd.  Contact contact Shawn Harding in the lower school if you are interested. It pays $15 per game, and we usually have 2 games a night.

If you’d like to participate in UGA Miracle’s Dance Marathon, come for a BRIEF meeting in the writing center tomorrow after the Schacht lecture to get signed up. The event begins on Saturday morning and lasts for 24 hours but you are able to come and go at any time. If you can’t make it and would like to participate or have any questions please contact Mrs. Chester or Vidhi Patel. Hope y’all can come support.

Congratulations to the basketball teams for their 1st Round State Playoff wins Saturday! The teams will play again this week, but away.
Boys – Thursday, 2/21 – Game starts at 6:00 pm @ Savannah Country Day – Departure Wednesday @ 4:00 pm. Team will be absent all day Thursday.
Please wish the coaches and players good luck as you see them in class or around campus.

Members of the Class of 2020 remember to sign up for the Furman Visit on March 27, if you wish to go.


The Spartan Book Club is reading All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr for our March book.  Please feel free to join us on March 18 during club time to discuss!

Juniors taking the March 6 SAT on campus: don’t forget the upcoming Wednesday test prep session on February 27 (math)  in the Chambers Center Board Room from 8:00-9:00 a.m.  February 20 will not be a late start, so there will not be a prep session that morning.   

Upcoming College Visits:
3/7 Oglethorpe University (Ethan Hawkland @ 12:55-1:25)

On March 1 during second lunch, we will be holding a Career Panel breakout discussion with Mr. Wes Rogers from Landmark. If you are interested in business, commercial development or starting something from scratch…this is for you!



abfca-5d2d98_1bcfb8e5d4f7454693467def045a06f4mv2Athens Area Homeless Shelter, 620 Barber Street Athens GA 30601

Next Shelter Dinner: Feb 22nd ! See you then!





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Class of 2019 Service Log

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