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All School News for April 21 – 27, 2014

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


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 5th – 9th. If you would like to help, please contact Beth Mabry at


Varsity Cheerleaders Logan’s Fundraiser

The Varsity CA Cheerleaders will have a fundraiser on April 23rd at Logan’s Roadhouse.



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.


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!

Summer Camp Events


CBL Buddy Run

Thank you to everyone who registered for the CA Buddy Run/Queen City Road Race.  Race packets and T-Shirts will be delivered to students on Thursday, May 1 and Friday May 2nd.  Packets will include race maps, T-shirts and information on where to meet your buddy prior to the race Saturday, May 3rd at APSU Foy Center.  Thank you to everyone who supported this event and we are looking forward to a great race!


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:


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 22-25 – Spring Book Fair
April 23-25- Grandparents’ Day Celebrations
April 25 – CBL
April 26 – Cougar Club Golf Tournament


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.



News from the Cougar Cafe

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 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

Monday, April 28
Fish Sandwich
Chips, Slaw, Peaches, Cake

Tuesday, April 29
Salad, garlic bread, Apple Sauce, Chocolate Chip Cookie

Wednesday, April 30
Chicken nuggets
Mashed potatoes, green beans, Oranges, Rice crispy treats

Thursday, May 1
Tater tots, carrots, Pears, Brownie

Friday, May 2
Salad, Apple, Assorted Ice Cream

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

Cougar Lunch Form


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.