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

All School News for January 13 – 19 , 2014

Art Exhibit at CA

CA is pleased to present the art exhibit, “Some Beach Some Where”, by Taylor Woodring located in the Brenda Stone Fine Arts Building. The exhibit is from January 13 – January 30.



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  Thank you!


All-Area Football Banquet

The third annual All-Area football banquet will be held at First Baptist Church on Tuesday, January 14th at 6:30pm. We have 6 players who made the all-area team and will attend with coaches and parents. Reminder-this is open to the public and you can get your tickets ($15 each) at The Leaf-Chronicle office on 200 Commerce Street.


FCA Meeting

The next FCA meeting will be Wednesday, January 15th. This includes both Upper School and Intermediate School FCA.



Please return the yearbook order form by January 24th or order online with the link below. Time is running out!!


Cougar Store

Need a gift for Valentine’s Day? Send a unique “Inspired Inflations” balloon creation! See Kaki in the Cougar Store for more details. All orders must be placed by February 7th.




A CBL group is creating a photography piece to honor Veterans and service members. Please email It should include the first and last name, rank, and service branch. The deadline is January 20, 2014.


Important Dates

January 17 – Half Day (10:45 dismissal) due to teacher inservice

January 20- No school

January 24- CBL Day

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


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


Gift-Wrapping Tubes Wanted

Please send in gift-wrapping tubes, any size or length, to Mrs. Askew. All donations can be left in the Science Lab.


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, January 13

Tacos (2)

Salad, Chips & Dip, Churro, Orange slices

Tuesday, January 14

Tater Tot Casserole

Cornbread, Green beans, Applesauce, Chocolate Chip Cookie

Wednesday, January 15


Salad, Garlic Bread, Pears, Sprinkle Cup Cake

Thursday, January 16

Pigs in a Blanket

Baked Beans, Cole Slaw, Peaches, Cheese Cake

Tuesday, January 21

Turkey, Ham and Cheese Sub

Chips, baked beans, orange slices, Chocolate chips cookies

Wednesday, January 22

Chicken Tenders

Mashed potatoes, green beans, peaches, chocolate pudding pie

Thursday, January 23

Tacos (2)

Salad, Chips & dip, Applesauce, Churro

Friday, January 24


Salad, fruit cocktail, 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.