Vol 38, Issue 14

THIS WEEK IN PRESCHOOL!

 

THIS WEEK IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL!

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THIS WEEK IN SENIOR SCHOOL!

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TOP BUSINESS STUDIES STUDENTS, VAIBHAV & YANICK, EACH PRESENTED AN OUTSTANDING UNIVERSITY-LEVEL DISSERTATION DEFENSE AFTER SIX MONTHS OF INTENSIVE RESEARCH AND WRITING!

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GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS!

Ballet Club will hold from June 1-June 28 (Saturday classes) providing 6 hours as follows: Group 1:10:00-11:30, Group 2: 11:30-1:00, Group 3: 1:00-2:30 (one and half hour classes to make-up lost classes). In all, Ballet club is providing more than 10 classes this semester. (Feb 9 – Mar 9 + June 9 – June 28 + Free classes for CLAM Festival) Ballerinas will perform at Closing Assembly, June 28th.

May 25: Middle School Excursion to Terra Kulture! To celebrate Children’s Day, Middle School students will be visiting Terra Kulture on Victoria Island, Lagos to watch a stage play entitled “Adio” (A Tale of Time). The ticket price is N4,000. Students may pay to their class teachers on May 20th if they have not done so already. Students may bring lunches and bottles of water or bring along some money (at least N1,500) to buy their food. The bus leaves ACA by 6:00am.

May 27: * Creche and Pre-Nur parents meeting, Monday 8:15-9:00am in the Music Room. Recap of this year, Q&A, and upcoming plans for next year, etc.

* The Bird Club and Go Green Club members will be attending a Children's Day celebration at IITA, Monday, May 27th.

Some of the activities of the day include tree-planting and bird-watching. Students will leave ACA campus by 7:45am and return by 1:30pm.

May 28: * ACA will be celebrating Children’s Day on Tuesday and everyone is free to wear MUFTI! Class pictures for Elementary School (1st-6th grades) will be taken this day, so NO UNIFORMS!

* Pre-Kg Field Trip to Agodi Gardens - departure: 11:00 am, return: 2:15 pm.  Parents who want to send hot lunch should send it to school before 11am.  Those with ACA school lunches will have take away packs.

* Kg Cultural Display, Tuesday, from 12:00-1:00pm in Mr Elijah’s class. Kg parents are invited. Thank you, in advance for coming to showcase and learn about the unique cultures available in Nigeria.

* Standardized sample practice tests - 6th Grade

* International Day raffle tickets and T-shirts available for sale.

May 29: Public Holiday - Inauguration Day. NO SCHOOL!

12th grade- SENIOR PICTURES photo-shoot off-campus within Ibadan.

May 30: * Pre Kg & Kg Parents & Admin Meeting, Thursday 8:00-9:00am in the Music Room. Recap of this year, Q&A, and upcoming plans for the end of year and next year, etc.

* Final deadline for 4th Quarter fees.  (Defaulters should stay home from Friday to avoid children being sent home)

* Standardized tests–6th grade students.

May 31: * 6th–11th grade parents meeting on Friday from 12:45pm-1:35pm in the Music Room to share information from this year and discuss plans for next year.  It is important for at least one parent per family to attend!

* Standardized sample practice tests - 7th grade

* Deadline for International Fair stall signup and payment.

June 1st: * Standardized tests - 7th grade
June 3: * All Library Books due!

June 4: * Elementary Parents & Admin Meeting, Tuesday 8:00-9:00am in the Music Room. Recap of this year, Q&A, and upcoming plans for the end of year and next year, etc.

* “Kung-Fu Punctuation” Assembly (students are to wear black tops and black bottoms)

* Last day of Clubs for Elementary/Senior School

June 5-6: * Public Holiday: Id-El Fitr Holiday. NO SCHOOL!

June 7:  International Fair Day! (free for all!)

* 11:30-1:00pm Elementary School program for ACA friends & family!

* 5:00-7:00pm ALL SCHOOL International Fair Event!

 June 8: ACT Exam

Ballet Club practice as scheduled above.

June 10: (School hours for the entire week:  8:00-2:30 for all)

* Standardized sample practice tests- 3rd grade.

* 11th & 12th Grade Exams

* Swimming Gala at Mingles Resort (parents welcome)

1:30-2:30pm   Pre and Junior Schools

2:30-3:30pm  Middle & Senior Schools

June 11: 2nd & 3rd Grade field trip to the BEACH!

* 11th & 12th Grade Exams
June 12: Public Holiday: Democracy Day - NO SCHOOL!

June 13: * Creche, Pre-Nursery Field Trip

* Pre-School Golf putting competition with parents (1:30pm-2:30)

* Last day of Pre-School Clubs

* 11th & 12th Grade Exams

June 14: 11th & 12th grade Internships begin

* Standardized tests - 3rd grade

* All late fee & library fees due

June 15: * Golf Excursion (for Elementary & Senior School)

* Ballet Club, as usual

* Cuisine Club Father’s Day Dinner (5:30pm)

June 17:   (School hours for the entire week, 8:00am-1:00pm)

* 9th Grade exams

* KG Field Trip

* 11th & 12th grade internships

June 18: * Pre-Kg Field Trip

* 3rd - 9th grade exams

* 11th & 12th grade internships

June 19: 1st Grade Field Trip to Olumo Rock Abeokuta

* 3rd - 9th grade exams

* DELF A2 - 9th grade

* 11th & 12th grade internships

June 20: Nursery Field Trip

* 3rd - 9th grade exams

* 11th Grade Internships 

June 21: * 3rd - 9th grade exams

* KG Graduation from 11:00am-12:00pm. (Preschool parents welcome to attend the program)

* 12th grade Graduation from 5:00pm-7:00pm. (By invitation only)

* 11th Grade Internships

June 22,23: 11th & 12th grade excursion to Lagos

June 24:  School hours for Monday-Thursday:  9:00-1:00pm

* 1st - 3rd Normal class plus Talent Show

* 4th - 6th Book-reading + Water splash! + Sleep Over

* 7th - 9th Grade camping at IITA

* 9th & 11th Internships

June 25: * Pre Nursery children read to parents, 12:00-1:00

* 1st - 3rd class until 10:30, Popcorn & Movie from 11:00

* 4th-6th grade, stay home after sleepover

* 7th - 9th grade camp day

* USA Cup Visa Interviews

* 9th & 11th Internships

June 26: * Nursery children - read to parents, 12:00-1:00pm

* 1st - 3rd class until 10:30, soccer match / games & water splash! from 11:00

* 4th - 6th grade movie 

* 7th & 8th grade - stay home

June 27: PJ day for Pre School - 4th-8th grade students read to Preschool children, 9-10

* PKg kids read to parents, 12:00-1:00

* Elementary class parties / cleanup

* Staff vs. Student soccer game, 12:00-1:00

June 28: * Preschool hours (9:00am-12:00pm)

* Closing Assembly 11:00am-12:00pm for 1st-11th grade + Ballet performance

* NO SCHOOL for 1st-11th grade from 9:00am-12:00pm

 
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May / June Birthdays!


May

25 Razan / Lamis / Sanskriti /

Bryan

27-Mr. Ife / Mr Adedoyin / Mofe

28- Janani / Eri E. / Ayomide A.

/ Joshua

29- Ms Esther

30- Ms. Bimbo

June

1- Demilade AB.

3- Ms. Charity

4- Malak / Donald

5- Ife Aj. / Mohammed-N

6- Ms. Vic / Chizaram

7- Ms. Elizabeth U.

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Vol 38, Issue 13

THIS WEEK IN PRESCHOOL!

 

THIS WEEK IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL!

 

THIS WEEK IN SENIOR SCHOOL!

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

May 18: *Saturday IGCSE B.St class from 9:00 am – 11:00 am at ACA.

* Hindi Club students will be going to IITA on Saturday to celebrate Shrushti and to say ‘goodbye’ as her family is relocating.

* USA Cup soccer practice every Saturday from 9:00am-11:00am, except on “Environmental” days, when soccer will be from 10:00am-12:00pm

* Ballet Club: The Ballet teacher has traveled out of the country for two weeks. The next Ballet class will hold on June 1, 2019.

Group 1: 10:00-11:30, Group 2: 11:30-1:00, Group 3: 1:00-2:30 (one and a half hour classes to make-up lost classes)

May 20-24: SCHOOL PICTURE WEEK!

* Students are expected to dress in nice mufti outfits on the day they are scheduled to have their individual picture taken.

Please see the photo-shoot schedule sent home with your child on Friday.

* Practice and Actual Standardized tests–7th grade students.

* Nursery Field Trip: Students in Nursery have been learning about animals and their young in Science class and to make the topic more interesting and engaging for children, they will be going on a field trip to the Zoological Garden at the University of Ibadan on Friday, May 24, 2019. Departure: 10:00am.

May 25: Middle School Excursion to Terra Kulture! To celebrate Children’s Day, Middle School students will be visiting Terra Kulture on Victoria Island, Lagos to watch a stage play entitled “Adio” (A Tale of Time). The ticket price is N4,000. Students may pay to their class teachers on May 20th if they have not done so already. Students may bring lunches and bottles of water or bring along some money (at least N1,500) to buy their food.

May 27: The Bird Club and Conservation Club members will be attending a Children's Day celebration at IITA on Children's Day, Monday, May 27th. Some of the activities of the day include tree-planting and bird-watching. Students will leave ACA campus by 7:45am and return by 1:30pm.

May 27-31   Parent Meetings / Standardized Tests

* Creche and Pre-Nursery parents meeting on Monday from 12:15pm-1:00pm in the Music Room.

* Pre-KG and KG parents meeting on Wednesday from 1:45pm-2:30pm in the Music Room.

  * 6th–11th grade parents meeting on Friday from 12:15pm-1:00pm in the Music Room.

 June 3-4 * Practice and Actual Standardized tests–6th grade students.

 June 5-6: Id-El Fitr Holiday

 June 7: International Fair is now holding on June 7th when those in our community have finished their fast and can freely attend and take part in the fun!

More details on the program will be sent to the community on Tuesday, May 21, 2019.

 June 8: ACT Exam

June 10-14 Practice and Actual Standardized tests- 3rd grade students.

June 21: * KG Graduation from 11:00am-12:00pm.

* 12th grade Graduation from 5:00pm-7:00pm.

June 28: Closing Assembly from 11:00am-12:00pm.

 
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MAY BIRTHDAYS!

19 Simi B.

20 Coach Sam

21 Imisioluwa

22 Chef Blessing / Ms. Mary Jane / Jimmy

25 Razan / Lamis / Sanskriti / Bryan

27 Mr. Ife / Mr. Adedoyin / Mofe

28 Janani / Eri E. / Ayomide A. / Joshua

29 Ms. Esther

30 Ms. Bimbo

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Vol 38, Issue 12

THIS WEEK IN PRESCHOOL!

 

THIS WEEK IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL!

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Featured activities: (1) 1st graders learn about the Indian culture; (2) Junior School celebrates Earth Week; (3) Jr & Mid School Assemblies; (4) 6th graders reading stories to Pre-School students; (5) Hindi Club students shopping and learning during their field trip to Wimpy’s and Bazaar Supermarkets. (6) Positive Discipline workshop led by Ms. Kelsey, visiting ACA from the U.S. these past few weeks.

 

THIS WEEK IN SENIOR SCHOOL

Featured activities: (1) CONTINUOUS SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT meeting with parents, students, and staff; (2) Some of our senior students’ artwork; (3) Senior students leading worship on Wednesday

 

A HUGE CONGRATS TO SEYNI ABDOULAYE!

 

HEADS UP!! It’s school picture time, the week of May 20-24!

Pick out your clothes, fix up your hair, and come to school with a smile!

(Individual head-shots will be taken first; class/group pictures will be scheduled for a later date.)

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

USA Cup soccer practice every Saturday from 9:00am-11:00am, except on “Environmental” days, when soccer will be from 10:00am-12:00pm

Ballet Club: Saturdays- Group 1: 10:00-11:00am, Group 2: 11:00-12:00pm, Group 3: 12:00-1:00pm

May 13-17: AP Exams

May 14: Senior School Assembly: Education USA (from US consulate) in JC Hall from 12:00-1:00pm.

May 17: MUSON Exam has been rescheduled for May 17th.

*5th Grade will play a soccer match against Lead City from 8:00am–10:00am during their PE class.

May 18: IGCSE extra B.St class (selected) from 9:00am-11:00am at ACA.

*Hindi Club will be visiting IITA for Shrushti Gite’s (6th grade) farewell. Bus will leave ACA at 11:00am and will return by 4:00pm.

International Fair has been postponed to June 7th due to the fact that many in our community are fasting and won’t be able to take part. (Program details will be sent to parents on Thursday, May 16, 2019)     


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May Birthdays!

13 Toluwani O. / Ali H. / Daniel F.

14 Timmy / Ini O. / Peter

15 Drishti

16 Momo

17 Shalom

19 Simi B.

20 Coach Sam

21 Imisioluwa

22 Chef Blessing / Ms. Mary Jane / Jimmy

25 Razan / Lamis / Sanskriti / Bryan

27 Mr. Ife / Mr. Adedoyin / Mofe

28 Janani / Eri E. / Ayomide A. / Joshua

29 Ms. Esther

30 Ms. Bimbo

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Vol 38, Issue 11
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Creative Language Arts & Music Festival!

Theme: Unity in Diversity

A big CONGRATS! to the entire ACA family on the grand success of the 2019 CLAM Festival!

Thanks to parents, staff, and students who whole-heartedly participated in this unforgettable program!!

DAYTIME CLAM EVENTS!

A celebration of Unity in Diversity!

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EVENING CLAM EVENTS!

A celebration of Unity in Diversity!

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ACA students had a fantastic time on their trip to Dubai with Mrs. Raj!

See highlights below!

 

ATTENTION JUNIOR SCHOOL!

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

USA Cup soccer practice every Saturday from 9:00am-11:00am, except on “Environmental” days, when soccer will be from 10:00am-12:00pm

Good Luck to all IGCSE, AS, AL and AP students on their external exams!!

Ballet Club will commence on Saturday, May 10th with Ms. Marie at the usual times for each group.

May 4: SAT Exam

May 6-17: AP Exams

May 7: Segment 2 Block Exams: 8:00am-3:30pm

May 8: Segment 3 begins

May 8-10: Elementary School Parent Teacher Conferences

May 9: ACA’s 28th Anniversary

May 10: CSIP Meeting

May 15: MUSON Exam

May 21: DELF Prim Exam. Registration deadline to be announced.

May 24: International Fair

 
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April / May Birthdays!

APRIL

19- Michael Ak.

20- Mr. Bolu / Dunsin

21- Leah

23- Terigbade

25- Ms. Mabel / Tosin B.

29 – Ms. Bisola / Eri O.

MAY

1-Ms. Mercy / Tireni

2-Michael Ad. / Azzah

3-Ms. Vic. A / Temilola O. / Ewaoluwa / Matthew / Subhan / Kyle

6-Iteoluwa / Richard

7- Ms.Abbie / Mr. Jide / Moesha / Unnati

9- Jasmine / Omitade

10-Ms. Liz

11-Cathy

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Vol 38, Issue 10
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ACA Easter Assembly 2019!

Oh! Glorious Day!

 

EASTER ASSEMBLY 2019

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Staff vs Students Soccer Match!

 

Happenings around campus!

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Vol 38, Issue 9

THIS WEEK IN PRESCHOOL!

Preschool Sports Daze 2019!

 

THIS WEEK IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL!

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THIS WEEK IN SENIOR SCHOOL!

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ACA conducts regular fire-drills

Testing out our new, campus-wide intercom system. After hearing the alarm in every class and office, students and staff gather in a central location for head-counts. Safety first!

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Extra “AS Physics” classes every Monday from 3:30pm-5:00pm.

Extra 10th grade English classes every Wednesday from 3:30pm-4:30pm.

VP Club dance practice for selected Senior School students ONLY, Fridays from 3:30-4:30pm (preparation for CLAM)

USA Cup soccer practice every Saturday from 9:00am-11:00am, except on “Environmental” days, when soccer will be from 10:00am-12:00pm

Ballet Club: Every Saturday, in preparation for CLAM Festival. Students MUST arrive and be picked up on time in order to be eligible to perform at the festival.

              * Beginners & Junior: 9:30am-11:00am (Bring pink leotards and ballet shoes)

                  * Advanced Duo: 11:00am-12:00noon

April 15-17 * Pre-School Parent Teacher Conferences- NO clubs. Preschool closes at 1pm for all children except those whose parents will be attending the PT conference.

* 4th-12th Grade Tests

April 15,16 * Extra IGCSE Business Studies class on Monday, April 15 and Tuesday, April 16th from 3:30pm- 5:00pm. 

April 16 * 4th Quarter School Fees Due

* Kg students will be visiting Galaxy Pizza at Jericho mall on Tuesday, the 16th to conclude the lesson on fractions.

Further details concerning the field trip will be communicated via class WhatsApp groups.

April 17-23 Dubai Trip! (Students will leave ACA by 1:00pm on the 17th)

April 18 All-School Easter Assembly - All parents are invited. (1:40pm-2:20pm) School closes for everyone at 2:20pm. NO CLUBS; students should be picked up promptly by 2:20pm. Enjoy the holiday!

April 19-24 Easter Holidays

April 23    * AS extra Biology class from 8:30am–10:30pm

                   * IGCSE extra ICT class from 10:00am–12:00pm

* 9th Gr. extra History class at IITA from 10:00am–5:00pm

April 24     * AS extra Biology class from 8:30am–10:30pm

                  * IGCSE extra ICT class from 10:00am–12:00pm

April 30 CLAM (Creative Language Arts and Music) Festival

 
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April Birthdays

13- Raya

14- Tito & Ire Ol.

15-Toniloba / Faith

16- Semilore

17- Ms. Jolade / Lara / Gbolahan

18- Temijopelo

19- Michael Ak.

20- Mr. Bolu / Dunsin

21- Leah

23- Titi B. / Terigbade

25- Ms. Mabel / Tosin B.

29- Ms. Bisola / Eri O.

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