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

All School News for February 10 – 16, 2014

Signing Day

Congratulations to Mallory Burman for signing with APSU to play collegiate soccer!



CA Steak Dinner

The 25th annual Steak Dinner will take place on Saturday, March 8. It is night of great food, wonderful music and friends. You won’t want to miss this year’s show featuring the Lower School Cougar Choir, the Intermediate School Choir & the Upper School Show Choir! They have been working hard all year to prepare a wonderful night! Tickets are now on sale for $75.

If anyone has a church pew or a long bench that we could use for Steak Dinner, please contact Thank you for your help!


Intermediate School Spelling Bee

Congratulations to the following students who will compete in our Intermediate Spelling Bee on Tuesday, February 11, at 1:30 PM in the gym:

6th graders: Akanee Angel, Dominick Cervantes, Ansley Kircher, Charli O’Dell, Maggie Watkins, Brody Woodson
7th graders: Montgomery Allison, Cheyenne Deibert, Jonathyn Edwards, Jacob Paton, Chandler Vinson, Brandon Walker
8th graders: Lauren Creighton, Joe Dawson, Michaela Dowdy, Amani Gaiten, Madeline O’Connor, Jaelen Starks

Our Spelling Bee Champion will represent Clarksville Academy in the Regional Bee next month. Good luck to these top spellers!


Welcome Wednesdays

During the month of February, Clarksville Academy offers Welcome Wednesdays. Every Wednesday during the month, we will host campus tours, student shadowing days and a more inside look at Clarksville Academy. If you know of a family who should be invited to Welcome Wednesday please email their information to Sally Allen at On February 12th from 5 to 6 pm, CA will offer a Welcome Wednesday evening session. Thank you!


Important Dates

February 13 – WSMV’s Snowbird visits CA Pre-K-2
February 14-17 No School – Winter Break
March 7 – Winter Parent-Teacher conferences – No School for Lower School only
March 8 – Steak Dinner
March 24 – 28- Spring Break


Intermediate School Basketball

Congratulations to our Intermediate School basketball teams! The boys placed 6th in the tournament and the girls were 5th. A special congratulations to Wyatt Samuels for being named All Conference Team and Presleigh Sykes for being named All Conference Honorable Mention!



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


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, February 10


Salad, garlic bread, applesauce, Chocolate cake w/ white frosting

Tuesday, February 11

Crispy Chicken Sandwich

Cheese potatoes, Carrots & peas, Fruit fluff, Angle food cake

Wednesday, February 12

Taco Salad

Chips w/ Cheese, Oranges, churro

Thursday, February 13

Valentine’s Day Dinner “I love you” chicken nuggets

Red Hot Potatoes (mashed)

XOXO Tossed salad

Will you be my cupcake

Tuesday, February 18

Fish Sticks

Cheese Potatoes, Green Beans, Cornbread, Dirt cake

Wednesday, February 19


Salad, Garlic Bread, Apple and Sugar Cookie

Thursday, February 20

Grilled BBQ Chicken Sandwich

Cole Slaw, Chips, Fruit Cocktail, Rice Crispy Treat

Friday, February 21


Salad, Orange Slices, 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.