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Middle School

Places We Go

6TH GRADE

  • Spring Field Day
  • 6th Grade Retreat - spring science retreat to Blue Ridge Assembly

7TH GRADE

  • Spring Field Day
  • 7th Grade Retreat – fall caving retreat to Camp Ta Pa Win Go in Wautaga, TN

8TH GRADE

  • Spring Field Day 
  • Fall team-building retreat at Blue Ridge Assembly 
  • 8th Grade Spring Retreat - class trip to Charleston, SC

People We Serve

  • The ACA school community—The Middle School has several work days throughout the school year, allowing students to help with various cleaning and maintenance tasks around campus.
  • The National Junior Honor Society completes several yearly service projects working with local groups such as nursing homes and homeless shelters.
  • Al Jones Toy Ministry—For more than 15 years ACA has partnered with the Al Jones Toy Ministry to collect Christmas presents for the children of local prisoners.  A few years ago the ACA middle school took over the administration of the Al Jones ministry.  We now serve as the collection and distribution point for all gifts.

Things We Do

CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

  • National Junior Honor Society (NJHS)
  • Student Government
  • Weekly Chapels including small group chapels
  • Spring Banquet for 7th and 8th grade students
  • World Changers
  • Lego Robotics

ACADEMIC COMPETITIONS

  • Battle of the Books
  • Math Olympics
  • Geography Bee
  • Spelling Bee
  • 6th and 8th Grade Science Fair
  • WNC Regional Science Fair
  • First Lego League

ATHLETIC COMPETITIONS

  • Sixth grade students can participate in Sports Excel and Athletic Summer Camps in the following sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, and Volleyball.
  • Sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students can try out to participate in middle school competition teams in: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, and Volleyball.
  • Seventh and eighth grade students can compete as part of ACA's varsity golf, Tennis, track, and swim teams.