Acalanes Community Always (ACA)

Tuesday, Jan 26 at 10am - ACA Chat Live with Andrea Powers & Katherine Walton
Join the first ACA Chat Live of 2021. If you haven’t joined before, check out this always-popular, high spirited online parent chat. Register here

Thursday, Jan 28 - ACA “We’ve Got Heart” DAY Campus Drive-Thru 
ACA Strong spirit has kicked into high gear for 2021 and the first ACA Day of the new year is not to be missed!!  Encourage your students to participate. 

    • ALL students who attend will receive a new! ACA STRONG t-shirt
    • Monument Crisis Center’s Food Drive - Donations of peanut butter and boxes of cereal would be greatly appreciated. The crisis center is servicing twice as many families during COVID-19 so all donations are welcome!
    • ACA DAY Schedule
      2:30-3:00pm - SENIORS (Celebrating “College Apps are Done!”)
      3:00-3:30pm - Juniors
      3:30-4:00pm - Sophomores
      4:00-4:30pm - Freshmen

ACA STRONG T-Shirts for Sale at ACA DAY (1/28)
For AHS parents (and siblings) who also want the new ACA STRONG t-shirt, we will have extras available for purchase at the ACA DAY Campus Drive-Thru on 1/28. $10 per t-shirt. Cash only please. 

Friday, Jan 29 from 5-8pm - ACA STRONG Light Display Kick-Off 
Mark your calendar! Students, parents, siblings & community members are invited to drive through campus to enjoy the ACA STRONG light display, which will include a coordinated radio broadcast complete with an Acalanes DJ! More details to come this week. THIS IS A NOT TO BE MISSED EVENT and is a great opportunity to be a part of some community spirit! 

Questions, comments, or feedback, email aca@acalanesparentsclub.com.

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The AHS Community Can’t Be Canceled campaign, initially created last spring by Acalanes Leadership, was a successful effort to generate spirit and a great sense of belonging between Acalanes and the greater Lafayette community during Shelter in Place and beyond.

From “Let’s Paint This Town Blue” to the Senior Car Rally and all the individual class spirit efforts in between, it helped to pull us together. Going forward, ACA • Acalanes Community Always will replace this effort and we hope you’ll join this Acalanes Parents Club effort and get involved!

You can show your Dons pride by flying a new AHS flag to welcome in the new 2020-21 school year. Click here to buy one and pick up at Dons Days. 

Other ACA initiatives in the works:

  • ACA Days – On-campus Lafayette community fair to look forward to when campus is open to all
  • Dons Spirit Team – Be part of an effort focused on increasing our Dons Spirit 
  • DonsAlums – Facebook network for Dons Alumni to connect with each other and get more involved at Acalanes
  • Jobs4Dons – Job network focused on networking, interviewing, resume writing & job opportunities for current and recent Dons 

While parents won’t have the traditional ways to get involved on campus this Fall, YOU CAN STILL GET INVOLVED with ACA!! 

Email aca@acalanesparentsclub.com to join the fun.