Middle School Spring Sports- Schedule
Here are the schedules for Middle School Spring Sports. Girls Basketball For more information on games and locations click HERE. Co-Ed Soccer For more information on games and locations click HERE.
1st Graders Studying Dinosaur Fossils
Did you know there are dinosaur bones buried in the playground at ACA?! Mrs. Keldgord's 1st grade class is studying dinosaurs and paleontology. They even participated in their own archaeological dig by the swing sets and uncovered dinosaur fossils! After they excavated the bones, they got together in groups and put together what they found. Then they headed back to their classrooms where they studied the different dinosaurs and discussed the different dinosaurs. After discuss
Former ACA Faculty and ACA Alumni Success Story!
Shika Gaines is a former ACA student turned ACA faculty member which is a lovely notion all on it's own. She recently took a break from teaching to have a sweet baby girl born just last year, named Zion Renee. But beyond that, we are proud of Shika's other big project, and that is becoming a published author! We would encourage you to visit her site www.shikatheauthor.com and check out what she's been up to! Shika says with her book "Janyra's First Day", she "hopes that Janyr
ACA Celebrates Black History Month
Black history and culture is an important part of the American story and at ACA we made sure to take this month to focus and celebrate Black History. Fredrick Douglas and Abraham Lincoln both have birthdays in February which is why this month was chosen nationwide. Here are a few activities our classes are participating in to emphasize the history and achievements of African Americans. In Elementary Reading: They will do a read aloud of the book Wilma Unlimited about Wilma Ru
No Bully Zone!
ACA's Campus has been all a flutter with some very special guests for the last few weeks bringing a very special message. Arizona Charter Academy has partnered with World Slam Dunk Champions Kenny Dobbs and Gary Smith and the makers of the no bully app, Raadr to bring an amazing series of No Bully activities to the campus. It all started with an amazing assembly attended by all ACA students. Kenny and Gary gave students a fun demonstration of their slam dunk skills and even p