Stingray Newsletter

October 16, 2020

Wearing Masks

Please remember the following rules on campus.

  • All students must wear their MASK at all times inside the building. The only exception for removing the MASK is during lunch.
  • Gator Masks and Bandanas are NOT approved.
  • Head covering are not permitted for boys or girls – no hats, hoodies, wave caps, head wraps, sun visors, or sunglasses can be worn inside of the building. If students are caught with a head covering, it will be confiscated immediately. Students can pick up their confiscated items in the Manta Office.

Parent Financial Aid Night

October 19th at 6:00 pm

Please join us for an informational meeting regarding financing your student’s post-secondary plans! We will have our virtual meeting through Zoom.


Meeting ID: 812 1109 7521

Passcode: i2SnrY

Volunteer Hours-Green Scape Arbor Day

Does your student need volunteer hours? ACHS Community Club will be volunteering on October 24th at the Jacksonville Fairgrounds. Please sign up with Dr. Son in room 633 or email sonj@duvalschools.org. Volunteers will be supporting a tree giveaway process to community members.

http://greenscapeofjacksonville.com/

Parent Academy Fall Courses

The Parent Academy and Community Education course catalog was sent to all DCPS students’ families! This catalog features free courses offered virtually on the Parent Academy webpage as well as fee-based courses through the Community Education department. To access the catalog and register for courses now, visit https://dcps.duvalschools.org/parentacademy

SAC Meeting

The SAC committee will have host their meeting on October 20th at 6:00 pm.

Senior Pictures Deadline Extended

The deadline for senior pictures has been extended to November, 1st. Please contact Lifetouch to set up an appointment.

https://lifetouch.com/

Testing Updates

ACT and SAT Registration Deadlines

ACT Assessment: December 12th Test/Registration Deadline November 6th

https://www.act.org/content/act/en.html


SAT Assessment: December 5th Test/Registration Deadline November 5th

https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register

Athletics

Athletic Schedules for Week 10/19-10/23

10/22-JV Football at. Mandarin

10/22-Slow Pitch at Stanton

10/23-Varisty Football at First Coast

Soccer Tryouts

Boys and girls soccer tryouts will begin next Monday on October 19th. If you have questions, please contact Coach Blount, blounti@duvalschools.org.

Boys Basketball Tryouts

Tryouts will be held on November 2nd through 5th (JV 5:00pm-6:30pm)(Varsity 6:30pm-8:30pm), in the gym, and students must be cleared on athleticclearance.com before Thursday, October 29th. The following information will be needed before trying out:

  1. EL2 - Physical Form - Completed form must be uploaded to www.athleticclearance.com
  2. EL3 - Consent and Release Form - Forms must be completed on athletic clearance.
  3. Sportsmanship Contract - completed on athletic clearance.
  4. Verification of Insurance - completed on athletic clearance.
  5. Birth Certificate - Uploaded to athletic clearance.

Please see Coach Ross if you have any questions.

· Twitter: AC Basketball @ACHoopSquad

· Instagram:@ACHoopSquad

Spirit Store

Get your Rowdy Rays fall spirit package today at https://www.achsstingrays.com/. Receive a new ACHS spirt gear each month until December. The package costs $75.

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Booster Club

The ACHS Booster Club supports all athletic teams throughout the school year. If your family or a company are interested in joining ACHS Booster Club, please contact jamesrdooley@yahoo.com.

https://dcps.duvalschools.org/domain/10383

School Calendar

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ACHS Business Partners

Arlington Toyota

Harrell & Harrell

Miller's Ale House

CareNow

Ponte Vedra Golf Carts

Outback Steakhouse

Picasso's

Sonny's BBQ

Jacksonville Orthopedic Institute

Domino's Pizza

Baker's Sports

Davey Tree Expert