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
Posted by on Friday, April 20, 2018
ACS kicked off the SAISA Track and Field Meet with an opening ceremony at the school's theater where we welcomed 10 schools competing from 6 different countries. The meet will take place over the course of three days at a track field off campus and our athletes will compete in almost 100 different field events and races, showcasing the many months of preparation and hard work they have put in.
As we embrace the competitive side of this event, it is important that we also remember... Read More
Posted by on Thursday, March 29, 2018
On Monday, March 26, 2018 the performing arts classes entertained the ACS community with an evening of creative and inspiring performances. The show included dance, drama, and music and featured performances by a large majority of the middle school student body. Special musical guests from the US Army Materiel Command Band performed alongside the ACS students in what will be a long-remembered concert!
Click on the following link to view more photos from the evening: Take the Stage -... Read More
Posted by on Wednesday, March 28, 2018
ACS is proud to host the 2nd Compassion Summit, a gathering of 16 schools and dozens of nationalities from Jordan and around the region. Inspired by the Charter for Compassion, educators and students have gathered to work under a banner of love and compassionate leadership.
The purpose of the Compassion Summit is to bring like minded schools together to create, enhance, and promote greater levels of compassion within our school communities...and it starts with the students…because peace... Read More
Posted by on Tuesday, March 20, 2018
ACS students are committed to seeking focused opportunities to contribute to our local and global community. Everyday we see our compassionate students giving back to the community in which we live. This week, we are proud to share another example of how hard work and dedication can result in something great. Congratulations to Tamara on the grand opening of the Traffic Park in the UNRWA Jerash Camp Preparatory School for Girls that she funded. Read on to learn more from Tamara about... Read More