Entries by Staff

Students share with Nashville Rescue Mission

Friday night, students gathered in the gym and wrapped all the gifts that were brought for the people at Nashville Rescue Mission–coats, gloves, small toys, etc.  Then on Sunday afternoon the Madison Academy Acros with their coach Raphan Ley took a bus to the Mission and picked up those who wanted to attend this banquet.  […]

Remodeling project becomes reality on Giving Tuesday

Mrs. Teleah Valles-Peters, Director of Development, kicked off a day long fundraising effort at chapel on Monday in partnership with the Bill and Melinda Foundation and Facebook Foundation to raise 25,000 for a remodeling/update of the lunch room.  On Tuesday morning students and staff were encouraged to make a Facebook fundraising page and to contact […]

Students take PSAT

Today, October 11, twenty-two Juniors took the PSAT/NMSQT test.  This assessment is prepared by the College Board and is used by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation to determine National Semi-Finalist.  In order to qualify to be a semi-finalist a student needs to score in the top 1% of those taking the test across the nation.  […]

NHS starts recycling program

National Honor Society members this year decided to repeat what was done last year and start a new recycling program.  Coach Adams is spearheading this effort.  The Waste Management team was contacted and together developed a multi year plan to recycle here at the Academy and Laundry.  Phase 1 started by clearing out a space […]

The busiest week of the school year

Last week, Monday thru Friday, the students and staff played a part in the extended learning opportunities that happened off campus.  The Junior class started this week with the annual history tour led by Mr. Ramkissoon, the history teacher.  Leaving campus Saturday night, 22 students and five adults left for the adventure that began with […]

Seminar about parenting teens

Come join junior mom, Diana Buzby-Soto, and Madison Campus Church Caring Connection Pastor, Julie Vega, and talk about how to best navigate parenting teens. The first topic is “You Don’t Get It:” Understanding the immature complexity of a teen’s mind. Sunday, September 24, 2:00-3:30 p.m. in the Learning Commons

Class of 2021 announce officers

The Freshmen class decided to wait and select officers after they knew their classmates better.  In chapel this week the officers were announced by their President Leah Higgs.  For the office of Pastor the class chose Marvin Peraza.  Jenny Pedrero was elected Treasurer. The class member responsible for Communication is Patrick King and the Activities […]