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EduKit

Want to spend one more day by the pool this summer? Avoid the back-to-school shopping rush and stop running from store to store! Order your EduKit school supply kit TODAY!

Everything your student needs for the school year comes packaged in one convenient box, customized to your teacher’s requests. We have once again partnered with Colorado based EduKit for all of your school supply needs. Place your order online today by using the link below. Or download an order form from the ACS EduKit webpage for grades K-6 only. Please note: 7/8th Grade Students will receive their school supply lists on the first day of school and will not be a part of the EduKit program per teacher request.

Online orders will be accepted through June 10. All paper order forms must be received to the ACS front office with payment by TODAY May 22-no late paper orders will be accepted. The supply kits will be waiting in your student’s classroom on the first day of school. For any questions, please contact Jeannie Reddan at txreddan@msn.com.

Link for online ordering and forms: https://www.edukitinc.com/page.asp?id=15&schoolid=369

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 academycharterfundraising@gmail.com.

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.

Thanks!
Stuco

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