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EHT Police Officers Promote Joy of Reading in Classroom Visits

Egg Harbor Township police officers visited the preschool through 5th grade classrooms on Tuesday and Wednesday as part of Community Helpers Week and helped promote the joy of reading. The officers, including ACS school parent Cherie Burgan (pictured above right), read aloud some of the well-known Dr. Seuss books, such as “Go Dog Go,” and […]

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Take a Bow — DJ Hitchner Named an All-South Jersey Basketball All-Star

Congratulations to senior Dakota Hitchner, point guard on the Lady Cougars Varsity Basketball Team, for being selected by area public and private high school coaches to be an All-South Jersey All-Star. During her career at ACS, she became a 2,000-point scorer and was a 3-time MVP in the Tri-State Christian Athletic Conference. DJ will be […]

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Governor Huckabee Promotes ACS Legacy Gala in Radio Interviews

Governor Mike Huckabee is looking forward to coming to the ACS Legacy Gala and talking about the value of Christian education. Governor Huckabee had that to say and more during two interviews this past week with local radio stations. He was on the air for a live interview Thursday morning as a guest on the […]

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ACS Students Present AC Rescue Mission With Donation for Kitchen Renovation Gift Made Possible from Proceeds of Bowls of Hope Fundraiser

ACS high school students presented the Atlantic City Rescue Mission with a check for $1,120 on Wednesday, March 8 to help fund the Mission’s new kitchen renovation project. The donation was from the proceeds of the 4th ACS Bowls of Hope Soup-Tasting Benefit in February. The five students who presented the check were members of […]

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Butterfly Ball Celebrates the Special Bond Between Fathers and Daughters

Close to 100 fathers and daughters gathered in the ACS gym on Saturday, March 4 for the popular, 6th annual elementary school Butterfly Ball. The fathers, as well as other escorts, dressed up in suits and ties to spend a special evening with their daughters, who presented a stunning vision of beauty in their formal dresses […]

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Classroom Cameo – Second Graders Create Robots Out of Recycled Materials

Reduce, reuse, and recycle — that was the theme of a life science project in Miss Williams’ second grade class this past month as the students created robots out of recycled materials. “We have been learning about the importance of protecting the earth’s habitats and conservation is one important way to do that,” said Miss […]

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Students Sample Healthy Smoothies For Green Mustache Day

On March 8, students in grades K-5 sampled green smoothies during lunch as they participated in “Green Mustache Day,” a fun annual activity that promotes healthy eating. The smoothies, that included fresh kale, bananas, and apples, were blended up by the students in Mrs. Lewis’ middle school cooking class. ACS participated in Green Mustache Day as part […]

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Intramural Basketball Showcase Game Gives Young Players a Chance to Shine

The intramural basketball program wrapped up its 2016-2017 season with an exciting after-school game between the two squads on Tuesday, March 7, complete with warm-up music and team introductions, just like the high school varsity team games. The students from Kindergarten through 6th grade learned skills and scrimmaged for six weeks during the winter months. […]

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Come Pray With Us — Parents, Guardians Invited to Join Tuesday Morning Prayer Group

Come! Love with us! “How would you love someone without prayer? I mean, what would it look like if you loved someone but couldn’t pray for that person? …. Love without being able to pray feels depressing and frustrating, like trying to tie a knot with gloves on. I would be powerless to do the […]

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We’re #1 – Lady Cougars Are TSCAC Basketball Champions Boys’ Team Beats Pilgrim Academy in Consolation Game to Finish in 3rd Place

Congratulations to our Lady Cougars Varsity Basketball team for clinching first place, winning the championship game in the Tri-State Christian Athletic Conference (TSCAC) tournament last Saturday, February 25 with a 66-11 win over Gloucester County Christian School. The Lady Cougars finished the season undefeated in the league (12-0) and 26-8 overall. Students, parents, family members, friends, […]

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