Posted by on Wednesday, June 6, 2018
CONGRATULATIONS CLASS OF 2018! "You're off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so...Get on your way! -Dr Seuss Congratulations to the class of 2018! We wish them the best of luck in their new chapter! Click on the following link to view more photos from the 2018 Graduation Ceremony. Pre-Graduation Walk with Grade 2 Buddies On May 22, the seniors took the traditional pre-graduation walk with their Grade 2 buddies and then enjoyed a special zaffe to... Read More
Posted by on Monday, June 4, 2018
On Thursday, May 31st, eight ACS high school students took the stage to present riveting talks at our second annual TEDx Youth Event. Under the guidance of teacher mentors, three high school students organized the entire event as a platform for their peers to engage in thought-provoking talks that spark communication throughout the audience. Congratulations to the ACS TEDx Youth team for a successful evening! Click on the following link to view more photos from the event: ACS TEDx... Read More
Posted by on Thursday, May 31, 2018
On Thursday, May 31 we held our annual Grade 5 Moving Up Ceremony where we celebrated our grade 5 students that had a year filled with lots of learning, growth, laughter and good times. We congratulate our 5th graders and look forward to seeing more successes from this talented group as they move on to middle school.
Posted by on Thursday, May 31, 2018
ACS students in the high school robotics class designed and built a miniature golf course. Using robotic parts, and various materials in the Design Lab, students created moving obstacles and unique designs for their course. The Design Lab was then converted into a golf course as students and staff participated in completing the various challenges. Through this project, students learned about automation, coding, fabrication, robotic components, and collaborating with a team to create... Read More
Posted by on Tuesday, May 29, 2018
On May 22nd, the managers of the bands in Project Rock Star presented a check for the funds they raised in their Battle of the Bands project to Collateral Repair Project's (CRP) executive director. The funds will go to CRP's US headquarters and will be used to purchase school supplies, backpacks, and uniforms to send over 200 refugees in Jordan to school.
Posted by on Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Welcome back to our ES, MS and HS students who traveled both abroad and around Jordan to expand their learning outside the school walls. They were able to take advantage of the wonderful educational opportunities that are found outside the classroom. Students from grades 5 - 8 spent 1 - 2 nights out in different sites around Jordan exploring and integrating specific curricula areas of each grade level that emphasize creating positive, team building, and social interactions amongst... Read More
Posted by on Monday, May 21, 2018
Our talented ES students put on a great show on performing beautiful songs while playing instruments. A musical evening thoroughly enjoyed by all! Click on the following link to view more photos from the evening: ES Music Concert 2018.
Posted by on Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Our talented elementary students took the stage on Friday, May 4th and wowed the audience with an afternoon of music, dancing and singing. We are so proud of all the performers for their dedication and hard work ~ congratulations on a job well done! Click on the following link to view more photos from the event: ES Talent Show 2018
Posted by on Sunday, April 22, 2018
On Friday, April 20, our ACS community came out to celebrate our annual Celebration of Cultures. This event brings together our community to share in a day filled with entertainment, games, food, fun and laughter. With over 50 different nationalities represented at ACS, it was a day of cultural fusion and community integration that we're all proud of! To view more photos of the event, click on the following link: Celebration of Cultures 2018
Posted by on Saturday, April 21, 2018
ACS is pleased to present an evening of rock music for the ACS community, put on by middle school and high school students. The winning band will go on to represent ACS at the citywide battle of the bands. There are four bands in the competition, plus and opening act and an exhibition performance from the ACS teacher punk rock band. This event is the culmination of the students' Global Social Entrepreneurship Projects, which encourages students to start their own socially minded... Read More