All School News: September 26 – September 30, 2016


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.


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



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


See You at the Pole

(SYATP) is an annual gathering of thousands of students gathering for prayer, during the early morning before school starts. The American SYATP events occur on the 28 of September at 7:15 A.M. This year FCA would love to invite everyone to join them at the flagpole in the front of the school at 7:15 A.M.


Magazine Sales

Thank you to everyone who sold magazines or donated to our sale. We met our goal and are so proud of all your hardwork. Our Lower School brought in over $40,000 in total sales! Way to go guys! We will now have a half day of school on October 7.


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.


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 7—Friday prior to Fall Break will be a HALF Day.
  • 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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