Students at ACA attend enrichment classes that include Art,Music, Spanish, and PE. At the Middle School level, students can choose from theater, speech, art, music history, and choir in addition to Spanish and PE.Middle school students are able to receive high school credit for certain classes.
All 6th grade students attend a technology class to ensure they are prepared for the challenges of middle school and beyond.Students in K-2nd grade visit a lab where they are able to begin developing their technology skills. The other grade levels have access to two mobile laptop labs, computers in the library, and computers in their classrooms.
In the halls of all of the ACA campuses, you will see work proudly displayed for everyone to see. You will see Thinking Maps, artwork,writing samples, and an abundance of quality work samples throughout the buildings. Our students take pride in their work and enjoy showing what they know!
Students enjoy attending various fundraising events such as the Scholastic Book Fair, Peppermint Village, Basketball Team Car Wash, Back to the 80’s Dance, and Bucket Drives. Our ACA students are proud to help our community by having a Can Food Drive, Coat Drive for Mission Arlington, and many students volunteer outside of school.
For some, the school day doesn’t end when the final bell rings. Students and staff stay busy with clubs and athletics. Our clubs include Odyssey of the Mind, Private School Interscholastic Association, Chess,Spanish, String academy, Student Council, Art, and Yearbook. Athletics includes Track and Field, Cross Country, and Basketball.
Because we are a small district, our students are able to develop close relationships with their peers and their teachers. This bond provides them with the support they need to intertwine the ideas of Wisdom, Vigilance,Courage, and Strength into their daily lives.