The ACAD Daily Wednesday, 2.19.20

Today is a Week 2, Day 4

Happy Birthday

Core Values




Reese Trigleth cleans the Senior Space most afternoons! Thank you, Reese!
Lanier West, Camille Mensies, and Ann Hayes were excellent tour guides for our visiting candidate today. They did great!

Interested in working at the polls? See Mrs. Digel Drake!

quote of the week




Code of Conduct

Dress Code

Attendance Policy

Student Life Schedule

Athens Academy Athletics and Activities Probation


You are invited to join the Science Department on Thursday, 2/20, in SA 105 for cake and ice cream in honor of Charles Darwin’s Birthday.  Mr. (or maybe Coach to you!) Richard Patterson will be here to celebrate with us!

We will be serving cake and ice cream during both upper school lunches.
Are you interested in learning more about Charles Darwin and his contributions to Biology?  Check out the links provided below.
Love, The Science Department
Darwin Biography  (article)


Note:  Students participating in Luminaria on February 25 will need to meet in Period 6 classes on Monday, February 24 since we will not have pd. 6 classes on Tuesday, February 25 (please see below for revised schedule)

Schacht Lecture:  Schedule for TODAY!
Week 2, Day 4 (drop 3 rd period)
8:10-9:25 Late Start (8:30-SAT math test prep for Jrs.)
9:25-10:40 Period 4
10:47-11:40 Period 2
11:47-1:25 Period 1; Lunch
1:30-3:20 Schacht Lecture; NHS Induction
Class Line-Up Locations:

9: line up behind the sophomores on the ramp leading up to the Bertelsmann building

10:  line up on the ramp leading up to the Bertelsmann building

11: line up behind the seniors who line up in the amphitheater (stretch the line on the sidewalk from the amphitheater towards Lampkin)
12: line up in the amphitheater

Special/Professional Dress Day!

  • Ties, dress shirts, and dress pants are required for boys.
  • Professional-length skirts, dresses or slacks, and blouses are required for girls; length should be mid-thigh or longer.
  • Dress shoes are required (athletic shoes are not permitted).

Look at this! We have a different schedule next Tuesday and Wednesday!

Revised Schedule for Tuesday, February 25 (Week 3, Day 5)

ACT on campus from 8:00-1:00 in W1, W2, & W3

5th period 10:30-11:40

2nd period & Lunch 11:47-1:25

3rd period 1:32-2:25

4th period 2:32-3:20

 Revised Schedule for Wednesday, February 26 (Week 3, Day 4)

4th period 8:10-9:03

6th period 9:10-10:15

Seminar 10:15-10:45

1st period 10:52-11:55

7th period & Lunch 11:55-1:25

2nd period 1:32-2:25

3rd period 2:32-3:20

Calling all writers/photographers/artists! The ACAD Lit Review deadline is Feb. 21. Submit up to 3 written pieces or 5 photos to Work cannot exceed 3,000 words. An outside judge will select one published piece/winner will receive a $50 Amazon gift card. Submission does not guarantee publication. See Jessica Ford’s email instructions for detailed formatting guidelines or reach out to Ms. Evans.

NHS signup to volunteer at Lower School Science Night!


Attention: Juniors registered for the on-campus ACT (February 25) and/or SAT (March 4). Take advantage of the following Wednesday morning test prep sessions (8:30-9:30 a.m.) in the Bertelsmann PH.  Bring a pencil or pen and a calculator (math only); practice test materials will be provided.
February 19–SAT Math

Second Phase of Senior Privileges

abfca-5d2d98_1bcfb8e5d4f7454693467def045a06f4mv2Thank you to Mr. West’s Advisory for making the shelter meal last week!! Please join us this Friday to prepare and serve a meal!


From the College Counseling Office

Blue Sheet

Please complete this College Visit Form if you have been on a college visit or plan to attend a college visit:  College Visit Report


TxtAboutIt Description for US Students

Class of 2020 Service Log

Class of 2021 Service Log

Class of 2022 Service Log

Class of 2023 Service Log

Service and Leadership frequently Asked Questions 


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