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Updated June 6, 2017  |   Follow Us on Facebook


Field Day (K-8) – Wednesday, June 7 – 9:30 – 11:15
Parents are invited to attend and may choose to set up and decorate “pop-up tents” around the soccer field. Please stay behind the white line.  Following the field day events at 11:15, classes may “tailgate” (picnic) and sign yearbooks before the noon dismissal.  The League will be serving a hot dog luncheon to students in K-8.  Don’t forget chairs, water, and sunscreen!

  1. Attire: Tie-dyed field day shirts, shorts, and tennis shoes
  2. Theme: “Oh, the places we’ll go!”

Grades 4-8

  1. Kickball tournament
  2. 7th vs. 8th; 4th/5th vs. 6th
  3. Play for championship
  4. All students must participate
  5. Tug-of-war

Grades K-3

  1. Obstacles course
  2. Games in the gym

Graduation – Thursday, June 8, 6:00pm
Make plans to attend this wonderful evening to celebrate, recognize, and honor the ACDS Class of 2017!  Following the ceremony, there will be a reception in the Frank Hundley Student Life Center.

ALL students in grades 4 – 7 are required to attend graduation.  Boys should wear dress pants, button-down shirts, coats, and ties.  Girls should wear dresses.  Students in grades 6 and 7 are performing in the program.  We look forward to celebrating our graduates!

Annual Fund Update – We are at 97% Parent Giving!
As the end of the year approaches, it is time to conclude our Annual Fund campaign.  There are still 3 families who have not made their gift to support their child’s class.  ALL donations are greatly appreciated, regardless of the size!  Please make your gift today and help us reach our goal of 100% parent participation.  Thank you so much for your dedication and support.

Congratulations to the following classes for already reaching 100% giving: Class of 2018 (7th), Class of 2019 (6th), Class of 2020 (5th), Class of 2021 (4th), Class of 2022 (3rd), Class of 2023 (2nd), Class of 2024 (1st), Class of 2025 (K), Pre-kindergarten 4, and Early Childhood 3.  Way to go Patriots!

Yearbooks are still available!
Copies of this year’s The Patriot are still available for $40.00 each.  Please email Mrs. Fischetti at if you would like to purchase one for your child.  Please send payment to the office.  Thanks!

Library Books are DUE!
Please remember to return ALL library books to the school by Thursday!

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