Clarksville Academy - Promoting Academic Excellence, Moral Integrity, Physical Growth, and Civic Responsibility

All School News for April 14 – 20, 2014

CA Summer Camp

Summer Camp is officially open for registration! We are so excited about the all things offered at CA this summer. We have camps for all ages and these are open not only to our CA family but to the community. Spaces are limited and we ask that you register soon! Not only have added new and exciting camps this summer, but we’ve streamlined our registration process. All registrations and payments will be taken online. Payment is due at the time of registration.

Summer is just around the corner and we hope that you and your family will spend some of it with us.

Registration now open!


Junior – Senior Prom

The Junior- Senior Prom will be held Saturday, May 3 at the Clarksville Country Club at 6pm. Our theme this year is “A Night at Gatsby’s”. Tickets are $45 and are available from Mrs. Amanda Pitt. All CA seniors are free.

The After Prom is at the YMCA from 12:01am – 3am. Tickets are $10 and are also available from Mrs. Pitt.


The Heritage Bank Banquet

Congratulations to Ken Crowley for being selected the Heritage Scholar for Clarksville Academy and Coach Dan Burden for being selected the Montgomery County Honoree! Both were honored at the Heritage Bank Banquet. Way to go!!



Clarksville Academy Cougar Classic Golf Tournament

19th Annual Clarksville Academy Cougar Classic Golf Tournament presented by The Clarksville Academy Cougar Club will be held on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at Swan Lake Golf Course off of Dunbar Cave Road in Clarksville. This is a four-person scramble. There will be a shotgun start at 8:00 AM. For more information the tournament or sponsorships, please contact Theresia Burchett at


Clarksville Academy White Columns Literary Magazine

Publications staff is looking for submissions for the Clarksville Academy White Columns Literary Magazine. CA students of any age may submit literary pieces (poems, short stories, etc.) and artwork for consideration in the 2013-14 edition.
Deadline for submission is April 30, 2014. Please email all submissions to one of the following:


Grandparents Day at CA

Please check the following times for the Grandparents Day Celebrations:

April 23rd – Kindergarten at 8:45 AM
3rd grade at 10 AM

April 24th – Grades 2nd and 4th 9:30 AM,
5th grade 11:00 AM

April 25th – Pre K 10:30 am
1st grade at 9:00 AM


Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week at CA will be May 5 – 9. If you would like to help, please contact Beth Mabry at


Important Dates

April 18-21 – Easter Break- No School
April 22-25 – Spring Book Fair
April 23-25- Grandparents’ Day Celebrations
April 25 – CBL
April 26 – Cougar Club Golf Tournament


2014-2015 Intermediate Dance Team

Congratulations to the following students for making the 2014-15 Intermediate Dance Team:
Akanee Angel
Sarah Beth Bagwell
Emily Boling
Maggie Clark
Morgan Ozanne
Chandler Vinson
Maggie Watkins


Clarksville Academy Football Pancake Breakfast

Please join us for the CA football pancake breakfast on May 3rd from 8 am – 12 pm in the auxiliary gym. Tickets can be purchased at the Cougar Store. For more information contact, Kaki Hughes,


CA Sports

The athletics page at has everything you need to make your plans to support our Cougar athletes. Check it for sports schedules, rosters, and game updates


CA Book Fair

The CA Book Fair will be held in the Library on April 22 – April 25.


Future Expansion

The first preview of building rendering was shown during our Annual Steak Dinner. The drawing will be on display in our foyer as well as online for our parents, students, alumni and other interested stake holders to view. We encourage you to share your thoughts and comments with Sally Allen ( and Tricia Wallace in our Development Office, Sharon Grimes, Board of Trustee Chair and Kay Drew ( our Head of School.

CA - Future Expansion


News from the Cougar Café

Clarksville Academy now offers a Cougar Cash Account option to better assist children with their lunch needs! This convenient option gives families the opportunity to deposit money into an account and this money can be withdrawn for miscellaneous items that are available at the express window or the hot lunch window.

Monday, April 14

Chef Salad

Garlic Toast, Oranges, Spice Cake

Tuesday, April 15

Chicken Tenders

Potato Salad, Green Beans, Roll, Banana Pudding

Wednesday, April 15

Cheese Burger

Chips, Corn on the Cob, Peaches, Chocolate Chip Cookie

Thursday, April 16


Salad, Jell-O w/ fruit, Assorted Ice Cream

Friday, April 17


Monday, April 21


Tuesday, April 22

Fettuccine Alfredo

Garlic Bread, salad, Peaches, Brownies

Wednesday, April 23

Crispy Chicken Sandwich

Tater tots, green beans, chocolate chip cookie

Thursday, April 24

Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Chili, Carrots, Applesauce, cinnamon roll

Friday, April 25


Salad, Apple, Assorted Ice Cream

If you have any questions please contact Nadine Dixon at Thank you!!


Box Tops & Campbell’s Labels

This is a reminder that CA collects Campbell’s labels and Box Tops through our CAA. The money raised from this project funds various school improvement projects. Last year we raised over $2000 through the Box Tops program alone! Please turn yours into your child’s teacher or Ms. Turnage in the front office.


iPad/iPhone App

We encourage you to download our mobile app from the App Store. We are currently only available on Apple products. This app will provide wonderful updates about what is going on at our school.


Social Media

Please like us on Facebook—Clarksville Academy; and follow us on Twitter—CACougarsTN.