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Lady Cougars Coach Pam Hitchner Named TSCAC Coach of the Year

Congratulations to Lady Cougars’ head coach Pam Hitchner for being named the Tri-State Christian Athletic Conference (TSCAC) Varsity Girls’ Basketball Coach of the Year. TSCAC President Chris Storr made the announcement at the conclusion of the Tournament’s Girls’ Championship game on Saturday, February 25. He presented Coach Hitchner with a plaque and congratulated her for […]

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Elementary Students Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday and the Joy of Reading

ACS preschool and elementary students celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday this week as part of Read Across America, a national campaign that focuses on motivating children to read. For Wacky Wednesday, students and staff dressed up in colorful, mismatched clothes, wigs, and Dr. Seuss hats. The students also had fun doing classwork on upside-down tables or […]

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ACS Students Study African American Achievements as Part of Black History Month

ACS students focused on the significant contributions of African Americans to American history and culture throughout February as part of Black History Month. In the elementary grades, each class studied a different African American, from civil rights activist Ruby Bridges (Kindergarten) and inventor George Washington Carver (2nd grade) to educator and advisor to presidents Booker […]

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Wanted: Your Best Green Mustaches — Wednesday, March 8

On Wednesday, March 8, students in grades K-5 will participate in “Green Mustache Day,” a fun annual activity just in time for St. Patrick’s Day. During lunch, healthy green smoothies made by high school students in Mrs. Lewis’ cooking class will be offered for tasting. Students who try the green smoothie will have their pictures taken […]

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Diversity Concert and Bake Sale — March 14

ACS families and friends are invited to celebrate life and diversity with the ACS Upper School Bands and Chorales on Tuesday, March 14 at 6:30 p.m. in the ACS gymnasium. Admission is free. For more information click here. The Sophomore Class will be holding an old-fashioned-style bake sale at the concert, selling whole cakes, pies, breads, trays […]

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Legacy Gala Silent Auction Sneak Preview

The Legacy Gala is just four weeks away on March 31. Here is a sneak peek at a few of the items in our Gala Silent Auction. The Silent Auction will be held during the reception prior to the Gala program. Up for bidding will be beautiful baskets donated by our elementary classes including baskets with […]

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The Dinosaur Eggs Have Hatched In PK4 Class

The students in Mrs. Bird’s PK4 class  have been learning about dinosaurs. The students made their own Dinosaur Eggs that just hatched Thursday, revealing a baby dinosaur inside. The children learned all about the paleontologists that dig for dinosaur bones and fossils. They were able to experience the sticky tar pit, dinosaurs frozen in the ice, and […]

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Four ACS Students Selected for South Jersey Honor Bands

A round of applause for four ACS students who have been selected to play in two different Honor Bands  that represent the best band students in southern New Jersey. 8th grader Josh Darragh, who plays the flute, was selected to the South Jersey Junior High Honor Band, and will perform with the Band on Sunday, […]

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Legacy Forum — February 24

ACS is hosting a free Wellness Forum tonight at 7 p.m. featuring Dr. Charles V. Roche III of the Shore Physicians Group. Dr. Roche will present 10 tips to achieve family wellness. The forum will be held in the Multi-Purpose Room is open to ACS families and the community. Dr. Roche is board certified in […]

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Lady Cougars to Play in League Championship Game Saturday Boys’ Team to Face Pilgrim Academy in Consolation Game

The Lady Cougars Basketball Team is in the Championship Game! The undefeated Lady Cougars will face Gloucester County Christian School in the Tri-State Christian Athletic Conference (TSCAC) championship game on Saturday, after defeating Cumberland Christian 71-31 at the semi-final playoff match last night at home. The top-seeded Lady Cougars went 11-0 this season in the […]

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