Weeky News: March 3 – March 6, 2020

Youth In Government

Clarksville Academy had over 30 students participate in the annual YMCA Youth in Government Conference from Thursday-Sunday of the past week. Students wrote legislative bills on a variety of topics and presented them in either the House or the Senate. Student Congressional members and Senators then voted on the presented bills. If the Senate and House passed a bill, it was sent to the student led Governor’s Cabinet and signed into YIG law by the student Governor. This was a wonderful learning opportunity for our students and CA showed up big. See below for a list of our highlights:

  • Will Mabry and John Knight served on the Governor’s Cabinet
  • Bella Allen and Caroline Johnston named to Leadership positions in next year’s Blue Senate—Bella will serve as Sergeant at Arms and Caroline will serve as Chief Clerk.
  • Caroline Giles and Caroline Pennington passed Legislation in the Red House and were awarded Outstanding Bill in the Red House.
  • Bella Allen and Caroline Johnston passed Legislation that was signed into law by the YIG Governor and were awarded Outstanding Bill in the Blue Senate.
  • Zoe Drake was awarded Outstanding Delegate.
  • Noah Goble and Zoe Drake also passed Legislation that was signed into law by the YIG Governor.
  • Hailey Ray and Selby Shipley argued cases before the Supreme Court.
  • Izzy Stapp and Haley Shannon had Legislation passed by the White Senate.
  • Victoria Hilfiker and Nikki Harnage had Legislation passed by the White Senate.
  • Jiya Patel, Molly Clark, and Katie Thrash had Legislation passed by the Blue House.

All of our delegates did a great job and represented CA well. Thank you to Mike Trent & Kyle Christmas for leading our students this year!

Literacy Night

Don’t forget! Tonight’s the night! Join us for Literacy Night from 5-6:30.


The CA Parent Association will host their first annual Cougar Consignment Sale THIS SATURDAY on March 7 from 9-3PM 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. There is still time to consign! Come and shop this wonderful sale! For full information please see our website: https://clarksvilleacademy.com/cougar-consignment-sale/

Talent Show

The Junior Class is excited to announce the annual Clarksville Academy Cougar Talent Show! The show will take place at Clarksville Academy at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 17! Talents can include: Dancing, singing, comedy routines, magic shows, cheer routines, playing an instrument, modeling or other talents! Guests will pay $5 per person at the door, and all funds raised will go to support this year’s Junior- Senior Prom! Students in grades 3-12 are invited to participate! Submit your tryout video on the attached Google. Email Dr. Danica Booth at dbooth@clarksvilleacademy.com with any questions.

To Sign Up:

Panera Night

Don’t forget! We are hosting a Panera night on March 16-4-8PM. All proceeds benefit CA.


Games this week:

IS Cheer—Congratulations to our IS Cheer Squad for becoming National Champions over the weekend! The girls competed at the Cheer Derby in Louisville, KY on Saturday and walked away with the grand prize! We are so proud of these girls!

US Basketball— We are so proud of our Varsity Girls for making school history and competing in the elite 8 this season. Their season ended on Friday against Trinity Christian out of Jackson, but these girls have so much to be proud of. A special thanks to Coach Carrie Daniels for all her hard work this season.

IS Baseball—Intermediate School Baseball has two home games this week! Wednesday they play at home against Northeast at 6:30 and Friday they play at home against White House Heritage at 6PM. Join us at Wes Smith Field to cheer on your IS Cougars!

Varsity Soccer, Baseball, Softball and Tennis kick off their season next week!

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

March 3—NHS & NJHS Induction at 9AM
March 7—CAPA Consignment Sale
March 16—Panera Night –Proceeds benefit CA
March 23-27 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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