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Mark Your Calendar For The Annual Butterfly Ball on March 4

Families of elementary students — mark your calendar for the annual “Butterfly Ball” on Friday, March 4 in the ACS gymnasium. This is a special, formal K-8 event for daughters and their fathers. Grandfathers, uncles, and older brothers are also welcome as escorts. Invitations to this memorable evening of dancing, desserts, and fun went out last week. […]

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MS Science Club Explores Laws of Motion on Snow Tubing Trip

Students in the Middle School Science Club experienced Newton’s Laws on Motion as part of a fun, winter snow tubing trip on February 4 to Camelback Mountain in the Poconos. Some 35 students and 11 adult chaperones went on the day trip, led by middle school science teacher Jim Ennis. This marked the sixth year that […]

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Bowls of Hope Benefit A Souper Success!

Close to 400 people came out for the ACS Bowls of Hope Soup-Tasting Benefit on February 4 and enjoyed  sampling a variety of hot, delicious soups and then voting for their top pick. Sal’s Cafe in Somers Point won both the people’s choice “Golden Spoon Award” and the Chef’s Pick “Souper Soup Award.”  Their New […]

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ACS Canned Food Drive Supports Community FoodBank

ACS families and friends showed their heart-felt support for helping the homeless and needy in our community with an outpouring of canned food donations as part of a January/February food drive spearheaded by the student members of the National Honor Society. The food drive ended the night of the Bowls of Hope. On February 6, […]

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First Semester Honor Roll Students Announced

Congratulations to the 189 students in grades 1-12 who have been named to the Honor Roll for the first semester of the 2016-2017 school year. Elementary students in grades 1-5 who earned all “As” received the Highest Honors designation and students who received all “A’s” and “B’s received the Honors designation. Middle School and High […]

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8th Grade Students Learn About Judicial System at Courthouse Field Trip

The 8th grade class took a field trip Tuesday to the Atlantic County Courthouse in Mays Landing to dig deeper into their knowledge of the inner workings of America’s judicial system. Middle School social studies teacher Sara Coates arranged the field trip as part of the students’ civics curriculum. The students met Judge Mark Sandson […]

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ACS Boy Scout Troop 389 Exhibit Places 1st at Scout Show

Congratulations to Boy Scout Troop 389, chartered by Atlantic Christian School, for taking first place at the annual Scout Show for their creative and educational display focused on the theme of sustainability. Dozens of Cub Packs and Boy Scout Troops from across South Jersey participated in the Scout Show, which was held on Saturday, February […]

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Spring Picture Day – Thursday, Feb. 23

Spring picture day will be on Thursday, February 23 for K-12 students. Information will be sent home with students next week, including a form that will allow you to pick a specific pose/background. Students are not required to be in uniform for pictures. Please wear modest attire that follows the ACS guidelines for modesty (no […]

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Class Spelling Bee Winners Selected Will Advance to All-School Bee Feb. 24

Students in grades 1-8 recently competed against their classmates in classroom spelling bees. Congratulations to the 10 top class spellers who will compete in the ACS all-school spelling bee on Friday, February 24. The winner of that bee will represent ACS in a regional spelling bee on March 11 competing against students from other public […]

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International Students Celebrate Chinese New Year

ACS international students celebrated Chinese New Year — the Year of the Rooster — with host families and ACS faculty and staff at a dinner party January 28 in the Multi-Purpose Room. The dinner was hosted by the new representative for Ivy International Group, Mr. Juxiang Yang and his wife, Feiyan Liu. Ivy is one […]

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