All School News: September 19 – September 23, 2016

Magazine Sales

Magazine sales are going great! Our Lower School Students are knocking this sale out of the water! We would love to see our IS/US students do the same! Our final turn-in day is September 19—TODAY! If everyone sells 3 more magazines we will hit our goal! Please take part in this important fundraiser.
This form is perfect for sharing on social media! Feel free to snap it and post it!

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School Photos

School Photo Day will be held TODAY–September 19. Packets were sent home last Friday containing order information. Photos may be preordered either online or using the form. Questions regarding school photos may be directed to Photo retake day will be Thursday, November 3 for anyone not able to participate on Monday.


FLU Clinic

The Annual Flu Shot Clinic will be held on Thursday, September 22 from 8-10AM in the library. All CA families are able to receive their shots on this day. The cost is $20 and there is a sign-up sheet in the foyer for anyone who wants to participate. Contact our nurse Melinda Parker with any questions


After School Enrichment

We are pleased to announce that our After School Enrichment program will begin next week! We have two wonderful offerings—Cursive Writing with Mrs. Marla Clemments and Drawing with Pencils and Pastels with Mrs. Shelley Holt. Registration is online here.


Homecoming Attendants

Congratulations to the 2016 Homecoming Court!!!

Freshman Class Attendants & Escorts
Addison Means
Caroline Giles

Conroy Taylor
Garrett Burger

Sophomore Class Attendants & Escorts
Ahna Herrera
Grace Parbs

Griffin Blackman
Hunter Kueter

Junior Class Attendants & Escorts
Cambree Reed
Macy Truitt

Jason Longwell
Jonas Aakesson

Senior Class Attendants & Escorts
Abbey Hogan
Anne Marie Rocconi
Elizabeth Mabry

Damian Hardison
Eli Norman
Will Lankford

First Grade Attendants
Flower Girl – Sophia Maund
Crown Bearer – Caleb Brake



Homecoming Week takes place September 26-30. The week is packed full of exciting activities for each grade level. Below you will see a list of days of the week themes and color wars color assignments. More information will follow as we near the week.

Dress-Up Days

Monday—Super Hero Day
Tuesday—Twin/Dress Alike Day
Wednesday—Alphabet Day*
Thursday—Color Wars Day **
Friday—Blue & Gold Day
*Dress like something that begins with the first letter of your first name.
**Color Wars Day Colors—12th/K—Black, 11th/PK—Blue, 10th/1st—Pink, 9th/2nd—Purple, 8th/3rd—White, 7th/4th—Gold, 6th/5th Orange
Color Wars T-shirts for grades 6-12 are available for order now. Students should turn in $10 to their class secretary. These are optional.


Schedule of Events

Thursday, September 29
Color Wars & Door Wars judging 8:30AM
Bonfire at Sports Complex 6:00-8:00 PM
Fence Design Judging during Bonfire

Friday, September 30
Blue & Gold Day
Pep Rally at 2:30 PM Main Gym
5:00 PM Tailgating Begins
6:30PM Coronation of the 2016 Homecoming Queen
7:00 PM Varsity Football Game against Collinwood

Saturday, October 1
Homecoming Dances for both Intermediate & Upper School
Both dances will be at Belle Hollow located in Miss Lucille’s Marketplace, Madison Street
Intermediate School Dance is 5:00-7:00 PM
Upper School Dance is 9:00-11:00 PM

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CA Fall Festival

The Annual CA Fall Festival will be held on Saturday, October 29 from 10-3. If you are a vendor and would like to have booth at this annual event please contact Candice Wall at More information regarding class participation will be available soon.



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


Important Dates

September 26-30—Homecoming Week Festivities
September 29—Homecoming Bonfire
September 30—Homecoming Varsity Football Game
October 10-14—Fall Break


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 $2000 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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