Governing Board 2017 Election Voting April 18-21

ACS Families,

The Governing Board would like to thank all of the 2017 Governing Board Applicants for their desire to serve and for taking the time to submit your application! We appreciate each of you!

Please find links below of the applications for the 2017 election. Voting will commence on April 18 and run through April 21, 4pm. Ballots may be signed out at the front desk during the voting period. Each ACS family is allowed 2 votes. Completed ballots will be counted by the Election Committee after the 4pm deadline on April 21. Each candidate will then receive an individual communication from the Board President informing them of the outcome. All winners will be announced publicly via email and newsletter.

Please take the time to review each application submitted and cast your vote before April 21. This is an important process that directly impacts the future of ACS. It is crucial to have a complete Board that is dedicated to ensuring a strong academic future for our students. So, please be sure to vote!

For additional questions, please contact the Governing Board at

Thank you for your continued support and dedication!
ACS Governing Board

Scott Buchler

Ryan Abresch

Mark Spoone

Marc Herre

Laura Hass

Larry Niles

Jason Lewicki

A Night in Monte Carlo

Friday April 28, 2017
7:00pm – 10:30pm (doors open at 6:30pm)
Cielo at Castle Pines

This adult only event features food, drinks (cash bar), live auction, silent auction, music, entertainment and more! Tickets are now on SALE! Pre-sale ticket price is $40 per person until April 14th, which includes admission dinner and fun! Tickets can be purchased at the ACS Front Office. Get your tickets before the price goes up! Questions email

MS Dance

The Royal Ball

Theme: Royal Ball
When: Friday April 14th,
6pm – 8:30pm
Where: ACS GYM
Cost: $3 for admission

Dress Attire: Semi-Formal (See Posters or Email for Details)

(See Email to sign-up to bring something)

It’s our Last Dance of the Year –
Hope to see you there!


If you are able to chaperone please email.

Announcing ACS Lifelong Learning Scholarship

Announcing the 2017 Academy Charter School Lifelong Learning Scholarship
Academy Charter School and the Castle Rock Lifelong Learning Center are proud to offer one scholarship of $1000 to a qualified graduate of Academy Charter School. This scholarship was created to allow ACS and CRLLC to give back to our students, as they continue their pursuit of lifelong learning.

We invite High School Seniors, who will graduate in 2017, to submit a written application based on the following criteria:

• Applicant must have graduated from 8th Grade at ACS, having attended a minimum of 5th through 8th Grade.
• Applicant must graduate from a Douglas County, Colorado public or private high school.
• Applicant attained a high school Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher at the time of application.
• The student must be going to college, university or vocational training, and submit an acceptance letter with the application.

Eligible applicants are asked to submit a one page essay on the topic:
• How did ACS prepare you for Lifelong Learning?
• Provide a list of extracurricular activities pursued during High School and briefly tell why you pursued those activities.

Students can download the application form and instructions by clicking here

Completed applications can be delivered in person or by US Mail with delivery confirmation to the ACS office. Applications must be received by April 14th, 2017. Address to:
ACS/CRLLC Scholarship Administrator
1551 Prairie Hawk Dr.
Castle Rock, CO 80109

Applications will be reviewed by a scholarship committee comprised of a mix of the ACS Governing Board, the CRLLC Board, ACS Administration, and ACS parents. The selected applicant will be notified by May 5th, 2017.

Pennies for Patients

Student Council is starting the Pennies for Patients fundraiser to collect money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society next Monday March 6th. The fundraiser will run from March 6th-March 17th.

This Friday March 3rd around 3:05pm, a Stuco Representative will drop off a collection box in each classroom for your students to start putting their money in starting Monday.

On March 17th, a Stuco Representative will collect the boxes from each classroom. The money will be counted over Spring Break. We take all the money collected to a bank where they graciously count it for us.

After Spring Break. we will announce the Elementary and Middle School homeroom class who collected the most money. These two classes will get a PIZZA party!!

If you have any questions please let us know.


Original Art Works Fundraiser

For the 2016-2017 school year, our ACS artists will be provided the opportunity to create an original work of art to be displayed on the gallery website. From the website you can purchase your child’s artwork to be printed on a variety of items including cups, t-shirts, and cards!
Please read over the packet and use the paper included to create a wonderful masterpiece. All work must be returned to Mrs. Bostic no later than February 17th, 2017 to be submitted for the gallery. Enjoy and Have Fun!
Artistically Yours,
Mrs. Bostic

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Castle Rock, CO 80109
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Middle School Hours: 8:00-3:25
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