Weeky News: February 17 – February 21, 2020

Valedictorian/Salutatorian & Top 10% Announced

On Thursday morning, Mrs. Walker announced the Val, Sal and Top 10% for the Class of 2020. Congratulations to these students on their hard work and dedication!

Valedictorian—Akanee Angel
Salutatorian—Caroline Giles

Top 10%Lily Butler, Ellyn Darke, Brody Woodson, Anna Sawyer (not pictured) Mackenzie Johnson, Caroline Giles & Akanee Angel

National Honor/Junior National Honor Society

Over the weekend invitations were emailed to students who are eligible for the National Honor Society and the National Junior Honor Society. Students invited to this organization must fill out the application no later than February 19. Please see Mrs. Christine Lindsey (NHS) or Mrs. Christie Burger (NJHS) with questions.

National Kindness Week

During the week of February 18-21 Clarksville Academy will participate in National Kindness Week. This week will be dedicated to exploring ways our students can show kindness in their daily lives. Throughout the week, we will host themed days for our staff and students to participate in.

Monday – No School – Winter Break!

Tuesday – “What if we practice positivity? Students wear Pink or Purple for Positivity.

Wednesday – “What if we serve others? Students wear camouflage or superhero capes.

Thursday – “What if we stand up for one another?” Students wear school spirit CA shirts and jeans.

Friday – “What if we remember a gentle legend who taught us all to be neighborly?”  Students will wear a cardigan sweater honoring Mr. Rogers!


The CA Parent Association will host their first annual Cougar Consignment Sale on March 7 in the main gym. At this sale CAPA will accept consignments of furniture, formals, maternity, and good/excellent condition clothing and shoes. We ask that no item be over four years old. As you continue your winter purge, save these items for this wonderful sale! For full information please see our website: https://clarksvilleacademy.com/cougar-consignment-sale/


Games this week:

US Basketball—This weekend was a great one for our basketball teams. The boys finished 3rd in the District tournament with Daniel Loos scoring his 2000th point! He was also named to the All District Tournament team. Boys travel to CPA on Wednesday! We need you there!

Our girls continue to break CA records! They won the district tournament championship! Sydneey Boykin was named District Player of the Year, Diamond Bryant MVP of the Tournament, Sydneey, Diamond, Mackayla Artis and Vana Pridgen all were named to the All District Tournament team. They will play Middle TN Christian at home tonight! Cost is $7. We need your support!!!

Wrestling –  Annalynn Rackett is the first girl in school history to advance to the State Wrestling competition. A Sophomore, Annalynn has been wrestling for two years. She got into the sport after participating in Jiu Jitsu recreationally. Her favorite part about wrestling are the bonds she has made with teammates and all the memories she has made. When asked her thoughts about wrestling, she stated, “As you wrestle, you learn new things about yourself and your limitations, you also get to create amazing bonds with the people you share your time with.” Her record is 24-2 for the season and she is the first Girls Region Champion, and State Qualifier for our school. The state wrestling tournament is different from all other sports in TSSAA. In this sport you compete against all school in Tennessee, public and private. Annalynn will face competition from across the state, many with longstanding programs. We want to wish her the best of luck as she competes Friday and Saturday. Stay tuned to our social media accounts for updates throughout the day.

Cougar Booster Club

The Cougar Booster Club is officially taking members! This organization will benefit ALL SPORTS at Clarksville Academy and streamline our athletics fundraising process. The Cougar Booster Board has been hard at work this fall, talking with coaches, finding out what our sports need to be successful and working with Administration. Below you will find a copy of our flyer and membership levels. Cougar Club is taking both individual/family memberships and corporate memberships. Your Cougar Club Board are as follows: Frazier Allen, President, Cammie Bell, Elizabeth Black, David Harper, Casey Jenkins, Dave Loos, Jr., Courtney Mambourg, Matt Miller, Shan Smith, Brad Suiter, Stewart Sykes and Steve Wilson. Anyone who enrolls by May 1st will receive membership benefits for the remainder of this school year and all of the 2020-2021 school year. Individual/Family memberships are $100. Contact cougarclub@clarksvilleacademy.com to enroll today!

CA Cougar Club Graphic

CA Experience

The CA Experience program is NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATION! CA Experience is an after school enrichment program that will focus on activities, classes, artistic lessons, sports training and so much more. Each session will run six weeks and provide a variety of opportunities for our students. These will be titled, CA Winter Experience, CA Spring Experience, CA Summer Experience and CA Fall Experience. CA Winter Experience will begin in January. Please visit our site for more information! https://clarksvilleacademy.com/ca-events/ca-experience/

Important Dates

Feb 18-21 National Kindness Week
March 3—NHS & NJHS Induction at 9AM
March 7—CAPA Consignment Sale
March 16—Panera Night –Proceeds benefit CA
March 23-26 Spring Break
April 4—Steak Dinner
April 10-13 Easter Break
April 18—Prom
May 20—Graduation at APSU


By now you’ve probably read about the installation of our security upgrades. We are thankful for your support with this project through the Fun Run. Thank you! If you haven’t yet supported the annual fund, we’ve set aside 4 areas of focus this year and hope you will consider supporting them: New Playground, Updated Security, Library Refresh, Emerging Priorities such as a new PA system. For more information on this and to donate visit: https://marketplace.clarksvilleacademy.com/product/annual-giving/


Clarksville Academy is now part of the Amazon Smile program! Simply log on using smile.amazon.com and choose Clarksville Academy as your organization of choice! Every time you make purchase using smile.amazon.com we will receive a portion of your purchase! It’s that easy!

Box Tops

CA has always used the box tops label program to earn extra money for our school. We have been so lucky in the past for all your support for the program. Over the years we have earned thousands of dollars for our school. This year it is even easier! Simply download the Box Tops for Education app from the app store, pick Clarksville Academy as your school and start scanning your receipts! It’s as easy as that! So start scanning!


Did you know that CA is a Publix Partner? It’s easy to help us raise money for our school by logging your shopping. Visit publix.com/partners and choose Clarksville Academy. Then enter your phone number each time you check out. It’s that easy!


Did you know you can register your Kroger Plus for CA? Every time you use your Kroger Plus card a portion of your bill will be credited to CA! It’s that easy! Go online to Kroger.com and register today!


Fellowship of Christian Athletes is every Wednesday for ALL Intermediate & Upper School students. You do not have to be involved in athletics to attend. Intermediate School will be in Coach Trent’s room. Upper School in Mr. Boyd’s room 117 under the gym.


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