The ACAD Daily Thursday, April 28

 

Happy Birthday

April 25 – Will Dugas
April 27 – Parker McCleary

 

 

quote of the week

“It’s important I surround myself with people who make me happy”

Adam Sandler

Typography banner card. Vector illustration.

The UN has awarded David Attenborough the title of Champion of the Earth!
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Anouncements

 


What’s happening at 9:45 this week?

Thursday – Special Schedule, see below, Serving Up A Cure

Friday – Class Meetings


Come support the Spartan baseball team in the 1st round of the State Playoffs tomorrow, Friday, April 29. as they face King’s Ridge.  Game starts at 4:00 and the first 50 Upper School students will get in free!!  Pizza will also be served and free!  The team really appreciates your support.  Sign-in with Mrs. Stutsman at the admission gate.

 


 
Elections!
 
We will begin our Executive Branch of Student Government Elections next Tuesday, May 3. These are the five people you see on stage each Tuesday during mid-morning meetings. These positions have certain qualifications and job descriptions which you can find below and here. If you have questions please reach out to Mrs. Farmer.
 
Student Body President: Senior (Junior this year) who has served on Student Government for at least one year
Student Body Vice President: Junior (Sophomore this year) who has served on Student Government for at least one year
Director of Communications: Senior (Junior this year) or Junior (Sophomore this year) who has served as a leader in our community (does not need to be an elected leader)
Director of Finance: Senior (Junior this year) or Junior (Sophomore this year) who has served as a leader in our community (does not need to be an elected leader)
Director of Events: Senior (Junior this year) or Junior (Sophomore this year) who has served as a leader in our community (does not need to be an elected leader)
 
Candidates should notify Mrs. Farmer by email at bfarmer@athensacademy.org by this Friday, April 29. The student body will hear speeches next Tuesday, May 3 with electronic voting also beginning on May 3 and concluding May 4. Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors vote in this election.
 
Judiciary Board and Honor Council Nominations will be the week of May 9.
 
17 Ambassador interviews and selection will take place in August.
 
Class Officer elections for grades 9-12 will take place in September.

 


 
 
 
 
Cristina Vega SOTW
 
“Cristina has really come along the past month and given our team a big confidence boost going into the State Tournament. She has been a true team player no matter where I put her in the lineup. I’m looking forward to seeing her compete the rest of the postseason. – Bo Hodge, Head Coach, Varsity Tennis
 
 
Cohen Tomlinson SOTW
 
“From the first day I met Cohen, he has shown me that he is willing to work as hard as he possibly can everyday. He is a great teammate and leader and he is just coming into his own on the tennis court. His best tennis is ahead of him and I can’t wait to see it! Bo Hodge, Head Coach, Varsity Tennis

 


 
 
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Thank you to all the writers and artists who submitted their work for publication in the literary magazine. Judge Sonya Bilocerkowycz, author of On Our Way Home from the Revolution: Reflections on Ukrainehas recognized the following writers for their outstanding work: 
 
Literary Review Prize Winner: “Pac-Man” by Oliver Carrigan
Honorable Mention: “The Magnitude of Womanhood” by Kate Hicks
Honorable Mention: “Sawyer” by Elizabeth Raeber
 
 
Keep your eyes out for these stories and more when the magazine arrives in May!

 


Junior/Senior Prom

Saturday, May 14 8:30-11:00

The Foundry/The Graduate Athens

Juniors and Seniors are invited and their dates. However, no Freshmen are allowed.

If you are planning on taking a guest from another school, please see Coach Olson’s email.

 


Exam Information!


 

SERVING UP A CURE

Thursday, April 28

8-10 people per team

$10/person entry fee

Check out where your money is going: Samaritan’s Feet

Free lunch with a shoe donation-athletic shoes, any size and any condition!

Donation Bins Located in Myers Gallery, Williams, Lampkin, Trustees

If you plan to play or you are thinking about playing in the e-sports tournament, please complete THIS FORM.

Schedule for the day

Block 8 8:10-9:15 (65 min)

Block 5 9:20-10:25 (65 min)

Break 10:25-10:35 (10 min)

Block 7 10:40-11:45 (65 min)

Block 6 11:50-12:55 (65 min)

Lunch 1:00 – 1:55 Pizza lunch provided

Serving Up a Cure 2:00 – 3:20


Admissions and Scholarship Offers 2022

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Blue Sheet Link

College Visit Calendar 

College Visit Formstack


Class of 2022 Service Log

Class of 2023 Service Log

Class of 2024 Service Log

Class of 2025 Service Log


useful links

Dress Code

Upper School Code of Conduct

Vehicle Registration 

Schedule

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