Your Fleece Misses You!
The lost and found is overflowing with sweatshirts and fleece jackets, many of which are labeled with student names. Please stop by the lost and found clothing racks, conveniently located by the Auditorium doors, and claim your child’s missing items. Any items not claimed by Friday, January 14, will be either laundered and donated to the Uniform Exchange or delivered to Goodwill.
Friday, December 17 - Noon dismissal, no after-school care and no lunch period
December 18 - January 2 - Winter Break, School closed
Monday, January 3 - School resumes
Monday, January 3 - COVID testing on campus for all students and staff *
Thursday, January 6 - COVID testing on campus for all students and staff *
*Please see the December 7 email re: COVID testing information
Now Selling Tickets for Bingo Night!
Date: Saturday, January 22, 2022
Time: 6 - 9 p.m.
Who: ACDS Parents, Alumni, Faculty, and Friends
Location: Fisher Event Center, ACDS Campus
Cost: $40 Per Person (21+ only)
Bring your competitive spirit to a raucously fun Bingo Night! Your ticket purchase benefits ACDS student-athletes and includes light finger foods, 10 bingo games with prizes for the winner, and two raffle tickets. Bingo will take place inside the FEC, and masks will be worn indoors at all times. Food and drinks will be consumed outdoors. This is a 21+ event.
Looking for ways to make a positive impact on your community this season?
As referenced in the most recent Chat with Dr. J, the Doing Good Together volunteerism guide is a great start to finding ways for you and your family to make a difference. To read the guide, please click here.
PSA Meeting - Monday, December 13 at 8:30 AM
Our next PSA board meeting of the school year will be held over Zoom on Monday, December 13, from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. Please click here to join.
All parents are invited to attend during the first part of the meeting to hear updates from Administrators and learn about upcoming events and how to get involved. Administration and parents will then be excused, and the board will continue on to discuss board business.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Come to the January 8 Open House for a sneak peek of next year!
Are you and your children wondering what next year might be like at ACDS? Come get a sneak peek at our open house on Saturday, January 8! Stop by between 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. to tour next year's classrooms, talk with teachers, and view student classwork and projects. Current students, their families, and their friends are always welcome at our open houses. Can't make the open house? Contact Mary Jo Heindel via email or telephone (408.997.0424 ext. 295) to set up a school-day tour.
Ambassadors needed: If you or your ACDS alum would like to volunteer for the January 8 Open House, please sign up here. Middle School student ambassadors should be on the lookout for a Google form to sign-up to volunteer.