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All School News: October 23 – October 27, 2017

Fall Festival

The Annual Fall Festival is right around the corner on October 28!  It will take place from 10AM-3PM on CA’s main campus.  The day is filled with a Fun Run, vendor booths, a silent auction, carnival games and more.  This year we will again have our Scarecrow & Pumpkin decorating contests.  We invite everyone to participate.

Please contact your child’s teacher for more information on your class basket and game.  Each lower school classroom & intermediate/upper school grade has a basket and game at the festival.

Fun Run

The annual Fun Run takes place at 9AM on the day of the festival.  The deadline to register has been extended!  All registrations and sponsorships need to be received by October 24.

Sponsorship form:
https://clarksvilleacademy.com/tcg/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/CA-Fun-Run-2017-Sponsorships.pdf

Race Form:
https://clarksvilleacademy.com/tcg/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/CA-Fun-Run-2017-Entry-Form.pdf

Scarecrow/Pumpkin Contest—The Annual Scarecrow decorating and Pumpkin decorating contests are back!  We invite everyone to join in the fun and decorate either or both!

More information can be found:
https://clarksvilleacademy.com/ca-events/fall-festival-2017/

 

Cooking with Karen

Mrs. Dirksen is excited to announce a new offering in the Cafeteria!  She will host a “Christmas Gifts from the Kitchen” after school enrichment course from December 4-December 8.  Students will report to the kitchen from 3:00-5:00 PM.  All ingredients and supplies will be provided and students will make 10 Christmas gifts in a jar!  This fun-filled activity will provide you with great gifts for your loved ones!   Students will get to taste test each day’s project.  They will receive a recipe book and bag for all their goodies!  This class is open to 4th-7th graders and is available to only 20 students.  The cost is $100.  If you would like to register for this class visit: https://clarksvilleacademy.com/ca-events/afterschool-enrichment/

 

CAA

Clarksville Academy Association (CAA) is the parent volunteer association of Clarksville Academy. There are many opportunities throughout the school year for parents, guardians, and grandparents to get involved by volunteering your time and/or contributions. We certainly hope you will join us in making CA an even greater place for our children, faculty and staff!

Please contact Beth Mabry on how to get involved – bethfmabry@gmail.com

 

Teacher Treats

Each grade level will have the opportunity one time during the school year to provide Teacher Treats. You may contribute snacks, treats, drinks or a monetary donation to help purchase treats. Please watch for your grade’s week and contact your representative.

 

Upcoming Teacher Treat Weeks: 

6th grade    Nov. 2     Christina Clark   cclarkdesigns@gmail.com or 931-237-4211

 2nd grade   Dec. 7     Doug Skaggs   adds06@verizon.net  or 757-268-5172

 

Retake Day

Photo retakes and Lower School Class Photos will be held on November 6.

 

Golly G’s

Golly Gs is offering a 10% discount to students who come after Friday night football games. If you tell them “Go Cougars!,” you will get 10% off. After each Friday night, the school with the most tallies will receive 10% off the next Tuesday. At the end of the season, the school with the most participation will have a limited edition ice cream named after their mascot.

 

Box Top Contest

The CAA invites everyone to participate in our Box Tops Contest this year! When you turn in your Box Tops please label the baggie with your student’s name, grade and teacher (Lower School). A tally will be kept of all box top returns and a Pizza party will be awarded to the class with the most labels returned!

 

FCA

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes would like to invite everyone to be a part of FCA this year! High School will meet in room #118 Coach Trent’s Room, Intermediate School will meet in Mrs. Drake’s room. Please make plans to attend Wednesdays at 7:15am, everyone is welcome!

 

Photos

Throughout the year if you take photos at various school events and would like to submit them for possible use in the yearbook or for marketing purposes, please send them to photos@clarksvilleacademy.com.

 

Important Dates

Oct 20—Lower School Parent Conferences—No School

Oct 27-Nov 3—Book Fair

Oct 28—Fall Festival

Nov 6—Photo Retake Day/ Lower School Class Photo Day

 

Box Tops

This is a reminder that CA collects Box Tops through our CAA.  The money raised from this project funds various school improvement projects.  Last year we raised over $3000 through the Box Tops program alone!  Please turn yours into your child’s teacher or Ms. Turnage in the front office.

 

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