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Author at ACE

Erin Entrada Kelly visited ACE today!

Newbery award winning author and illustrator engaged our 2nd-5th Graders!

She shared a wonderful presentation on writing and illustrating. 

ACE Erin Entrada Kelly 



September 28 - October 7

WHAT: Your student completes Acts of Kindness (AOK's) in return for donations and can earn incentives like GLOW keychains for their backpacks, dress-up days, movie parties and special rewards for teachers.

WHY: Raise Craze is one of the Augusta Circle PTA's three annual fundraiser's. The funds raised will go to support several initiatives at ACE in the 2023-2024 school year.

HOW TO GET STARTED: When your child comes home with the details and excited to set up their Raise Craze account, you will need to help them register with the link provided.  Then, each day you will add AOK's and provide email addresses of friends and family you think would support your child!

Fall Family Fun Night

Please join us for FALL FAMILY NIGHT

Tuesday, October 4th from 5:30-7:00 on the ACE playground.

❤️Bring a blanket to sit on.

🍴Enjoy dinner with family and friends

😁Participate in fun service stations for Raize Craze.

🦅 Come dressed in your favorite ACE t-shirt to show school spirit!

🧺 Chick Fil A orders need to be submitted by September 27th. 

🍦TCBY will be serving frozen treats…cash/cards accepted

🍧Snow cones to support local businesses! Cash/cards accepted.

Iowa Cogat


October 10-14 

Second Grade Testing

The Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) and Iowa assessment will be administered to students in second grade. More information will come home to parents on Oct. 3. The assessments will be given October 10-14, 2022.

The CogAT is a nationally standardized aptitude test which provides an estimate of the likelihood of a student’s success in certain academic areas. 

The Iowa is a nationally standardized test which measures students’ performance in reading and mathematics.

Hughes Magnet Night

October 13, 2022

Hughes Academy Magnet/Prospective Parent Open House  |  5:30 to 7:00

This meeting is for all interested magnet and prospective families!

Come and experience our 21st century middle school activities from 5:30 to 7:00.

Informational Meeting about Hughes Academy and the Magnet Process from 6:00 to 6:30.

Parent Backpack Announcement and Link