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Intermediate School News for the Week of September 17-21, 2012

School Photo Day

School photos will be taken on Tuesday, September 18.

 

Congratulations to Intermediate School Dancers

Chandler Vinson

Aliyah Wise

Ava Wilson

Madison Hawkins

Christie Zheng

Tabitha Lee

Charlton Kelley

Christina Huerta

Macy Truitt

Emily Bryant

Savannah Hollingsworth

Lauren Creighton

 

Builder’s Club

Builder’s Club will have their first meeting of the school year on Thursday, September 20 at 7:15 AM in Ms. Jacobsen’s room, number 119. (This is below the back building with the exterior entrance. All Intermediate School students are invited to attend.  For more information please contact Ms. Jacobsen at ajacobsen@clarksvilleacademy.com.

 

Fine Arts Show

Intermediate school students involved in Drama Rotation, Choir Rotation, and Percussion Rotation classes will have a night of performance to show what they have learned during class. Art classes will have work on display in the Foyer. The Fine Arts Intermediate Showcase will take place on Thursday, September 20 at 5:30 PM in the foyer. We invite everyone to join us!

 

Homecoming Information

2012 Intermediate and Upper School Homecoming and Spirit Week Activities.

Monday, September 24 – Nerd Day
Get together with friends and dress up like Steve Urkel .

Tuesday, September 25 – Twin Day
Get together with a friend (or two!) and wear matching outfits.

Wednesday, September 26 – Dapper Day
Get together with friends and dress to the nines.

Thursday, September 27 – Color Wars*
There will be a class competition to determine the overall best color-coordinated area in the school. Wear your class color from head-to-toe and help your class win!

Bonfire at the CA Sports Complex
Students in grades PK-12 are invited to attend the annual CA Homecoming Bonfire
(weather permitting) at the CA Sports Complex from 6:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M.
At 6:00 P.M. there will be a Powder Puff football game for Upper School students. The games will begin with Seniors vs. Freshman, then Juniors vs. Sophomores, and will end with the championship game. Each game will last approximately 20 minutes.
Food (hot dogs, chips, dessert, and drinks) will be provided for all students.

Friday, September 28 – Blue and Gold Day
Support our Cougars by wearing your blue and gold Clarksville Academy attire.
Be ready to show your Cougar pride at the pep assembly!

**Please remember, there is an overall participation spirit competition throughout the entire week.**

Cheer on your Cougar football team as they take on White House Heritage during the Homecoming Game on Friday, September 28, at 7:30 P.M., at Simpson Field. The presentation of the Homecoming Court will take place at half-time.

Intermediate and Upper School Color Wars

CLASS                  COLOR                    AREA
6th grade              Green                      6th Grade Doorway/Breezeway
7th grade              White                       Stairwell to Portables
8th grade              Purple                     Breezeway
9th grade              Pink                         Concessions Area
10th grade            Red                           Middle School Stairway
11th grade             Blue                          Top Middle School Locker Area
12th grade            Black                        Senior Hallway

**NO FOG/SMOKE MACHINES**

 

Homecoming Dances – Sat. September 29th

Intermediate School Dance will be held from 7:00 P.M. until 10:00 P.M. at the Riverview Inn. Tickets are $15.00 per person and are available for purchase after assembly beginning September 17th. This price includes an evening of dancing, music with a DJ, and great food! There will also be photos taken at this fun filled event. The dance is open to students in grades 6-8 only. Having a date or guest come along with you is not required. CA students who plan to bring a guest from another school must sign the guest list in Mrs. Burkhart’s office prior to Friday, September 28. Attire is semi-formal. No denim is allowed. Boys must wear collared shirts and khaki or dress slacks. Please contact Mrs. Burkhart if you have questions regarding proper attire.

High School Dance will be held from 9:00 P.M. until midnight in the Auxiliary Gym. The dance is open to students in grades 9-12 only. Tickets will be available for purchase the week of September 17th-21st, during break. Tickets are $10 per person, or $15 per couple if purchased in advance. Tickets will be sold at the door Saturday evening for $10.00 per person. Attire is semi-formal. No denim is allowed. Boys must wear collared shirts and khaki or dress slacks. CA students who plan to bring a guest from another school must sign the guest list in the office prior to Friday, September 28, and you must also have a permission slip on file with Mrs. Coleman showing approval of guests entering this function. Please see Mrs. Coleman if you have questions.

Photo package will be available for purchase at the dance. Package cost is $20.00 and includes:
Two 5 X 7
Two 4 X 6
Eight wallets

 

FCA

Please join Fellowship of Christian Athletes on Wednesdays! This year FCA will meet in Mrs. Hinson’s classroom #128. We will be meeting on Wednesday mornings at 7:15 a.m. Please come and be a part of FCA, everyone is welcome!