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

All School News for January 20 – 26, 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.

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CA Show Choir

CA Show Choir and Mrs. Hollis will travel to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge Thursday, January 23rd through Sunday, January 26th for a retreat to choreograph the show for the annual Steak Dinner! While there, the group will take some time to go to “The Dixie Stampede” for dinner and a show on Friday night and then go into the city of Gatlinburg on Saturday night for dinner and to see the sights! A big thank you to Dee Holt, Theresia Burchett, Caroline Burchett, Kaki Hughes, Jessica Maynard, Michelle Mullins, and Patti King for going with them to help out!


CA Bowling

Congrats to CA Varsity Bowler John Austin Peay for bowling a perfect 300 game!

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Good Luck to John Austin Peay, Brian Dirksen, and Eddie Matthies as they compete in the individual bowling state finals in Smyrna, Tn.


2014 Harry Galbreath Lineman of the Year Award

Congratulations to John Ross Rudolph for being named the 2014 Harry Galbreath Lineman of the Year at the all area sports banquet.

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CA Cheer

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We are proud of Candice for her honor of being chosen to cheer with UCA in London on New Year’s Day! Way To Go!

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CA Varsity Cheerleaders performing at the 2014 Capital One Bowl–Anna Cherry, Anne Marie Rocconi, and Caroline Caudill–Congratulations girls!


Channel 4 News’ Dan Thomas at CA

Dan Thomas visited with our 3-5th grade students last week! They enjoyed his experiments!

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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!

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


Junior Cheer

It is time for Junior Cheer again! The Junior Cheerleaders schedule is as follows:

Jan. 27 from 3:00-4:00 p.m. Jan. 28 @ Procter Court 6:00 p.m.


The Varsity Girls’ Basketball game begins at 6:00 p.m., and the Varsity Boys’ Basketball game immediately follows at approximately 7:00 p.m. The Junior Cheerleaders may perform during half-time of both varsity games. The cheerleaders are welcome to choose one half-time or both as it is a school night. After our half-time performances, the cheerleaders will return to their parents. Please assist us by coming to the sideline to pick up your cheerleader.

**Reminder: On Monday, January 27th at the conclusion of practice, CA’s Varsity Cheerleaders will escort the Junior Cheerleaders to the front of the main building for pick-up at 4:00 p.m.


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.


Important Dates

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


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.

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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.

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

Monday, January 27

Cheeseburger Macaroni

Mixed vegetables, roll, apple, brownie

Tuesday, January 28

Grilled Ham& Cheese Sandwich

Tomato soup, pears, apple pie with ice cream

Wednesday, January 29

Pasta Shells with Sausage

Salad, Garlic bread, Peaches, chocolate chip cookie

Thursday, January 30

Pot roast

Mashed potatoes, carrots, pineapple, yellow cake with frosting

Friday, January 31


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.