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The Performing Arts Booster Club will be selling Booster Boxes prior to the performance dates of “Hello Dolly!”  These special concession boxes will only be sold in advance and will not be available without pre-order.  Box #1 will have a hot dog, chips, Cracker Jacks, and a drink, and will cost $5.  Box #2 will have a hot dog, chips, NY style cheesecake, and a drink, and will cost $6.  Save money and avoid the long line at the concession table by ordering your Booster Box by April 18th Stop by the school office after spring break to order.



TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW for the ACA production of “Hello Dolly!”  Ticket price is $10 for adults, $8 for Student/Child.  Performance dates are April 19th – 22ndGet your tickets now because these performances WILL sell out!  This is a great time to invite your friends, extended family, neighbors, and perspective new families to come and get a glimpse of ACA!



Lunch order forms for April will be available in the school office after spring break, or by CLICKING HERE.  If you are using the monthly lunch order form, please turn in your order by Friday, March 30th.  Lunches may still be ordered in the classroom each day.



The ACA Performing Arts Booster Club will be holding their second meeting of the school year on Saturday, March 31, at 9:15 a.m.  This meeting will be for all members of the Booster Club and will be held in the Performing Arts Building.  At this meeting the club will be electing officers for the next school year and discussing changes for next yearALL members should make every effort to attend!



THIS SATURDAY, March 31st, from 9:00-2:00.  ALL CHORUS MEMBERS of the musical are asked to wear work clothes and help out with set painting, or help Mrs. Geppelt with hats, sorting accessories, etc.  PARENTS/VOLUNTEERS are needed: Please come out and help the cast finish up the set, props, and costumes for the upcoming production.  PABC members could plan to stay and help following their meeting!



We need your help!  Our art classes need styrofoam egg cartons.  If you have any to donate, please drop them off in the school office.



Please share your good news for our upcoming issue of The Augustine Forum newsmagazine, including, but not limited to:  

- scholarships received

- awards received for extracurricular activities (i.e., music, dance, scouts, etc.)

- alumni news (college, employment, marriage, baby, etc.)

- couple of sentences telling why your family chose ACA

Please send your news ASAP to [email protected].  The spring edition of The Augustine Forum will print in April.  Thank you for your help!



Students in grades 6 – 8 were given information concerning the spring Junior High trip the weekend of May 4 – 6.  This trip to Jefferson, TX will feature the Civil War re-enactment of the Battle of Port Jefferson and The Murder Trial of Diamond Bessie (a play).  The cost will be $205 per student and includes transportation, hotel, two breakfasts, two dinners, and entrance fees/tickets to the events.  Lunches are not included.  Permission slips should be turned in as soon as possible (so we can finalize arrangements) and payment is due by May 1st.  Additional information sheets and permission slips are available in the school office.  Call the school office if you have questions.



The Rhetoric English Mastery Exam is given each spring and summer at ACA.  This test is optional for high school students, but if students score 80% or better, they do not have to take our high school grammar class.  Taking the class or passing the test (80% or better) is a graduation requirement.  The REME will be given this spring on Tuesday, May 1st, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.  The cost of the test is $50, and if students do not pass, they may take it again when it is held in the summer (date to be announced later) at no additional charge.  To sign up your student, please call or stop by the school office.




Friday, May 4th, 7:00 p.m.  “Every Heart Has A Song”

This will be a SPRING CONCERT featuring our K4-5th grades and the Show Choir.

Cost: Adults $2, Students/Children $1

Make plans to attend and invite family & friends.  Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.



Mar. 31: PABC membership meeting, 9:15 a.m.

Apr.  6: Good Friday, No School

Apr.  8: Happy Easter!

Apr. 13: Five Week Progress Reports

Apr. 19-22: Performances of “Hello Dolly!”

Apr. 23-26: Standardized Testing for grades K5-6

May 1:  REME 2:00-5:00 p.m.

May  4: Little Theatre

May 4-6: Junior High Trip to Texas


Have questions?  Please call ACA at 918-832-4600