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Intermediate School News: November 13 – November 17, 2017

Robotics

The Robotics Team visited the Woodlawn Fire Dept on Wednesday as part of our Hydrodynamics Project to research problem and solution to transportation of water in fire rescue.

Latin Team

Classics Day at Austin Peay was a great success. 54 CA Latin students attended with about 200 other Clarksville area Latin students.

In Certamen (Latin Bowl), the Latin 1 team placed 3rd, the Latin 2 team placed 3rd, and the Latin 3 team placed 2nd.

In the Heptathlon test, Tabitha Lee was 2nd place out of the Latin 3 students who attended.

Congratulations to these students for all their hard work!

 

 

Soccer

We are pleased to announce that Kaden Cobb, 8th Grader at Clarksville Academy, has been designated as an “All-Star” in the Montgomery County Soccer Association girls middle school league for the 2017 Fall season.  Her advanced playing skills set her apart from her peers.  She was formally recognized on November 8, 2017 just after the final game of the season.

 

Thanksgiving

We cordially invite you to our annual Thanksgiving Feast on Monday, November 20.  We ask that everyone RSVP by Nov 15.  Students should reserve their spot via the online order form and parents/guests should RSVP using the card you were mailed or by emailing Ms. Stowe, kstowe@clarksvilleacademy.com.

10-10:35—Pre-K

10:05-10:40 Kindergarten

10:35-11:10 4th Grade

10:40-11:15 1st Grade

11:10-11:45 2nd Grade

11:15-11:50-3rd Grade

11:45-12:20 5th Grade

11:55-12:25 9th & 10th Grades

12:30-1:00 8th, 11th, & 12th Grades

1:05-1:35 6th & 7th Grades

 

Modern Brush Calligraphy

Mrs. Morgan James has a love for hand lettering.  In this class you will learn all the basics of Modern Calligraphy. We will focus on technique and connection of letters, how to mix and match fonts and how to properly use different calligraphy tools. This course will include a small chalkboard, 2 brush pens, 1 ornament (we will letter on this during class) and a set of practice sheets. The class will run from November 14-December 7.  Students can choose either a Tuesday or Thursday option and class will take place from 3:30-4:30 in Mrs. Morgan James’ room. Open to 6th grade through adult.

$30.00 Supplies , $15 per class

https://clarksvilleacademy.com/ca-events/afterschool-enrichment/

 

Babysitting Certification

Do you have a young person who wants to be a babysitter? Or maybe older siblings who need to know how to care for younger siblings? Sign them up for this three day after school enrichment!

Babysitting Certification using the Red Cross certification training and hands on experience with diapering training, basic first aid, and basic cooking skills.

Monday Nov 27, Tuesday Nov 28, Wednesday Nov 29, 3:15- 5:30pm Room 119

$80 Open to CA students Ages 11-15 (Limit 20 students)

 

Cooking with Karen

Mrs. Dirksen is excited to announce a new offering in the Cafeteria!  She will host a “Christmas Gifts from the Kitchen” after school enrichment course from December 4-December 8.  Students will report to the kitchen from 3:00-5:00 PM.  All ingredients and supplies will be provided and students will make 10 Christmas gifts in a jar!  This fun-filled activity will provide you with great gifts for your loved ones!   Students will get to taste test each day’s project.  They will receive a recipe book and bag for all their goodies!  This class is open to 4th-7th graders and is available to only 20 students.  The cost is $100.

If you would like to register for this class visit:
https://clarksvilleacademy.com/ca-events/afterschool-enrichment/

 

CAA

Clarksville Academy Association (CAA) is the parent volunteer association of Clarksville Academy. There are many opportunities throughout the school year for parents, guardians, and grandparents to get involved by volunteering your time and/or contributions. We certainly hope you will join us in making CA an even greater place for our children, faculty and staff!  Please contact Beth Mabry on how to get involved. bethfmabry@gmail.com

 

Teacher Treats

Each grade level will have the opportunity one time during the school year to provide Teacher Treats. You may contribute snacks, treats, drinks or a monetary donation to help purchase treats. Please watch for your grade’s week and contact your representative.

 

Box Top Contest

The CAA invites everyone to participate in our Box Tops Contest this year! When you turn in your Box Tops please label the baggie with your student’s name, grade and teacher (Lower School). A tally will be kept of all box top returns and a Pizza party will be awarded to the class with the most labels returned!

 

FCA

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes would like to invite everyone to be a part of FCA this year! High School will meet in room #118 Coach Trent’s Room, Intermediate School will meet in Mrs. Drake’s room. Please make plans to attend Wednesdays at 7:15am, everyone is welcome!