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Upper School News: August 21 – August 25, 2017

Interact Club

The Interact Club’s President, Mallory Saleh, was inducted into as a Paul Harris Fellow at the Noon Rotary Club in July. She is pictured with her father, Dr. Adel Saleh, who is a Rotarian and the Clarksville Rotary President, Mrs. Cheryl Lankford. Way to go, Mallory!

 

Science

This week honors biology students conducted a lab in order to review independent and dependent variables and creating graphs.  Students also completed the introductory unit for honors biology, characteristics of life.  Honors anatomy and physiology students jumped in to unit one by comparing their body proportions to those proposed by the Vitruvian man, and learning directional and regional anatomical terms.

 

Ireland Trip

Join CA’s Upper School trip to Ireland! We will travel to the “Emerald Isle” May 26- June 5, 2018, and parents are welcome too! Anyone interested can attend an interest meeting on Thursday, Aug 31 at 5:30pm in the Dorothy Martin Library to hear more about this great opportunity or you can email Mrs. Amanda Pitt at apitt@clarksvilleacademy.com.

 

Jr Class

The Junior Class is already hard at work fundraising for the Prom! They are selling “Smart Cards” until Sept 1. The cards have discounts and freebies for all kinds of places around Clarksville and are $20 each. If you would like one, you can see Mrs. Turnage or any student in the 11th grade.

 

Code of Conduct

Please review the updated Code of Conduct as a family and sign the conduct form.  Forms can be returned to the front office and must be signed by both parent and child.

https://clarksvilleacademy.com/academics/code-of-conduct/

 

Golly G’s

Golly Gs is offering a 10% discount to students who come after Friday night football games. If you tell them “Go Cougars!,” you will get 10% off. After each Friday night, the school with the most tallies will receive 10% off the next Tuesday. At the end of the season, the school with the most participation will have a limited edition ice cream named after their mascot.

 

Box Top Contest

The CAA invites everyone to participate in our Box Tops Contest this year! When you turn in your Box Tops please label the baggie with your student’s name, grade and teacher (Lower School). A tally will be kept of all box top returns and a Pizza party will be awarded to the class with the most labels returned!

 

FCA

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes would like to invite everyone to be a part of FCA this year! Both the High School and Intermediate School will hold their first meeting on Wednesday,

August 30 at 7:15 a.m. High School will meet in room #118 Coach Trent’s Room, Intermediate School will meet in Mrs. Drake’s room. Please make plans to attend, everyone is welcome!

 

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