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Weekly News: May 13 – May 17, 2019

Debbie Hollis Retires

Upper School Music teacher and choral director, Debbie Hollis is retiring at the end of this school year. Please join us in honoring Debbie on May 23, from 4:00-6:00PM in the Fine Arts Building.  This come and go reception is open to all current and former students, friends, parents, and the entire community.  Please RSVP to Sally Allen at sallen@clarksvilleacademy.com if you are able to attend.

 

Lower School Field Day

Lower School Field day will be held on Thursday, May 16 at the Cougar Sports Complex.  All Lower School children should be dropped off the Complex on that day and not brought to main campus.  Students will be returned to campus for pick up.  Parents should follow normal pick up procedures for your child.  Please see your child’s newsletter for additional information.

 

Exam Schedule

The exam schedule can be found below.

Tuesday, May 21 

8:00-9:30                     1st Period Exam
9:30-9:45                     Break
9:45-11:15                   2nd Period Exam

Wednesday, May 22 

8:00-9:30                     3rd Period Exam
9:30-9:45                      Break
9:45-11:15                    4th Period Exam

Thursday, May 23 

8:00-9:30                     5th Period Exam
9:30-9:45                      Break
9:45-11:15                    6th Period Exam

 

Reader’s Choice

It’s that time of the year again!  Clarksville Academy has been nominated in 3 categories this year!!! Favorite Private School, Favorite Principal—Mrs. Jennifer Hinote, and Favorite Teacher—Emily Lindsey, 1st Grade.  Please follow the links below and vote daily!!!

Check out Clarksville Academy. 2019 Reader’s Choice Awards https://theleafchronicle.secondstreetapp.com/og/6b5e0a9f-327c-4d2b-af18-eb9c24b233b3/gallery/160923708

Check out Jennifer Hinote_Clarksville Academy. 2019 Reader’s Choice Awards https://theleafchronicle.secondstreetapp.com/og/6b5e0a9f-327c-4d2b-af18-eb9c24b233b3/gallery/160923977

Check out Emily Lindsey Clarksville Academy. 2019 Reader’s Choice Awards https://theleafchronicle.secondstreetapp.com/og/6b5e0a9f-327c-4d2b-af18-eb9c24b233b3/gallery/160678325

 

Reminder

The second enrollment fee was due Friday, May 10.  If you have not yet paid this fee, please do so immediately.  This is the fee that locks in your enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year.  If you have questions regarding your enrollment or fees please contact the Business office at 647-6311.

 

Cafeteria

Wednesday, May 15 will be the last day for breakfast and subs.

 

Summer Camp

CA’s summer camps are live this week!  Check out what we have to offer online here: https://marketplace.clarksvilleacademy.com/summercamps/

We also encourage you to check out ClarksvilleTennis.com for more information on tennis camps this summer.  This is a great way to introduce your child to tennis or to strengthen their skills.

 

Athletics

Tennis
Ayden Kujawa is the 2019 Regional Girls Tennis Singles Champion for Division II Class A!  She will advance to the State Tournament!!!! We are so proud of Ayden and all her accomplishments both on and off the court!

Baseball
Varsity Baseball won Saturday against Northpoint Christian in the first round of the State Tournament!  They advance to the Quarterfinals in Knoxville this Thursday/Friday.  They must beat Webb School of Knoxville in a best of 3 series!  Good luck to these boys!

Track
We had a great showing at the Regional Track tournament on Friday night.  Many of our Cougars will advance to the State Competition!

  • Boys 4×200: TJ Jenkins, Jarius Satterfield, Gregory Carter, Deiondre Wilson take first place and qualify for the State Tournament on May 22.
  • Boys 4×400: TJ Jenkins, Luke Page, Nick Whitlow and Jarius Satterfield placed first and qualify for the State Tournament on May 22.
  • Stone Norris place 5th in the 1600m & 8th place in the 3200m.
  • On the Girls side, Jayden Adolphin placed 4th in the 100M as well as the 200M, Morgan Crowley placed 6th in the 400M and Shay Conn placed 7th in 400M.
  • Girls 4x400m team of Ashley Roberts, Anna Sawyer, Shay Conn, & Morgan Crowley placed 5th.
  • Girls 4×100 of Jayden Adolphin, Ashley Roberts, Diamond Bryant, and Aliyah Wise placed second and qualified for State on May 22.
  • Girls 4×400 of Jayden Adolphin, Ashley Roberts, Diamond Bryant, and Aliyah Wise placed second and qualified for State on May 22.

We are so proud of our State Bound Athletes!!!!!

Intermediate Golf
On Monday and Tuesday, Intermediate School Golf will be competing in the TMSGA Middle Region Tournament at Two Rivers Golf Course. We wish these students the best of luck!

 

Cougar Store

Coming this fall the FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) will begin managing the Cougar Store.  This student organization will oversee the day-to-day operations as part of their service to our school.  To kick off this change, we are offering 50% off in the bookstore.  Please stop by and take advantage of this great sale!!!

 

Marketing

CA’s Instagram is now live!  Follow us on Instagram at CACougarsTN.

Have you seen our new video?  We’d love you to share it on social media or with friends or neighbors you think would be interested in CA.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5O6sx–YQUs&feature=youtu.be

 

Engage, Embrace, Empower

Clarksville Academy is blogging!  Our new blog launched the week of Thanksgiving and will post twice weekly. The hope of this blog is to offer insights for parents.  We will discuss a variety of topics from technology, to parenting ideas, ways to prepare your child for testing, long breaks, etc.  We hope you will choose to subscribe and to encourage your friends to do so as well. These blogs will not be CA centered, but will offer insights for any parent at any school.  Subscribe at: https://clarksvilleacademy.com/category/engage-embrace-empower/

 

Giving

Giving is ongoing at CA.  There is still time to give to the annual fund for the 2018-2019 school year. Annual Fund monies have helped to secure much needed professional development, technology, security needs, campus improvements and more.  We encourage you to reach out with questions regarding giving or with ideas on how you can support Clarksville Academy in our giving efforts. Please contact Sally Allen at sallen@clarksvilleacademy.com to find out more about how you can help.

 

Important Dates

  • May 17 – Academic Awards Day
  • May 21-23 – Finals for Intermediate & Upper School
  • May 22 – Last Day for Lower School
  • May 24 – Graduation 7PM