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Students Celebrate the End of the Year in Annual Field Day and “The End” Events

ACS students in grades PreK-5 had a blast celebrating the end of the school year at our annual Field Day event on June 14. The beautiful weather held out just long enough for the students to enjoy relay races, GaGa ball, our new “Big Kahuna” water slide, and much more. On June 15, Middle School and High […]

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ACS 3rd Annual Community Yard Sale – July 15

ACS will be holding its 3rd annual Community Yard Sale on Saturday, July 15 from 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Tables will be located both outside and in the school gymnasium. If you’re interested in reserving a space, the fees are $15.00/outdoor space and $20.00/indoor space. Set-up times are Friday, July 14 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. or Saturday, July 15 from 6:30-7:30 a.m. Sellers must provide their own tables; ACS will provide chairs. Food may not be […]

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ACS Hosts Thank-You Luncheon for Volunteers and Staff

              ACS recognized and thanked volunteers, faculty, and staff for their commitment and service over the past school year at a Thank-You and Farewell Appreciation Luncheon on Monday, June 12 in the Multi-Purpose Room. “Over 50 parents, grandparents, and friends in the community gave generously of their time and […]

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ACS Scout Troop 389 Helps Bring Christmas in July to Troops Overseas

It will be Christmas in July for several hundred U.S. troops stationed in Afghanistan when they open special care packages from Boy Scout Troop 389, sponsored by Atlantic Christian School in Egg Harbor Township. Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts of Troop 389 and their parents spent the evening of June 12 packing 250 large boxes […]

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New Gardening Club Plants Vegetables in School Garden

Students in the new after-school Gardening Club planted basil, eggplant, tomatoes and other vegetables in the school garden last week that will soon take root and bear a bountiful crop in the late summer and early fall. Students in the 3rd-6th grades, guided by advisors Dave and Priscilla Garner, have been meeting on Friday afternoons […]

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Middle School Sewing Class Creates Owl Pillows, T-Shirts, and More

The Middle School sewing class is now enjoying the several projects they created this year including sewing their own head bands, tote bags, owl pillows, and making over their own t-shirts. The owl pillows in particular were a really special project for the students.  They learned a new technique called “faux chenille.”  Using 100% rayon fabrics, they […]

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High School and Middle School Students Receive Recognition for Athletic Participation

High school and middle school students who played on an ACS sports team during the 2016-2017 school year received recognition for their participation, leadership, and athletic abilities at awards programs on June 2 and 5. At the high school awards event, it was a time to celebrate and reflect on a year of outstanding accomplishments. […]

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PreK4 Students Raise and Release Butterflies

Students in Miss Dawn’s PreK 4 class experienced the joy of watching caterpillars grow, form a chrysalis, and finally emerge as monarch butterflies before they released them on Wednesday, June 9 Though this was a great science lesson, Miss Dawn used this as a spiritual analogy: how God can transform us once we know Him as […]

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9TH GRADE STUDENTS CREATE ROLLER COASTER REPLICAS

Students in Miss Stonelake’s 9th grade science class were asked to create their very own roller coaster replicas as part of a class project that they presented to their fellow students on Wednesday, June 7. Students were required to include hills, loops, decorations, and a vehicle that can travel through the entire coaster without stopping. The […]

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McKinnons Share Experiences as Missionaries at Faculty, Staff Devotions

Throughout the school year, ACS faculty and staff meet before school each Tuesday morning for devotions and prayer. This week, the devotions were led by two ACS faculty members in their first year at ACS — 3rd grade teacher Simone McKinnon and her husband Matthew, who teaches computers.  They opened the meeting with the song, […]

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