January 8, 2023

2023 at SA is off to a fantastic start! In the above video, hear from Mrs. Fowler on what she is most looking forward to in the year ahead. She is excited for a year of joyful learning (like this snapshot above of Mrs. Deal with second grade students!) and so much more.

Up next, priority enrollment for SA families officially begins tomorrow. Look for information to be mailed to you this week with additional details. Deposits are due by Feb. 14, and early birds have an opportunity to enter a raffle for tuition discounts! Families who submit deposits by Jan. 31 will be entered into a raffle for a $1,000 tuition credit for 2023-24. Families who submit deposits by Feb. 14 will be entered for a chance to win a $750 tuition credit for 2023-24. Winners will be shared in Jag Weekly!

Upcoming Dates

Priority Re-Enrollment Begins

Monday, January 9

Chapel This Week

Thursday, January 12

9:15 a.m. in the SA gym

Speaker: Brittney Wagner, Life Church

Virtue: Courage

Staff Workday

Friday, January 13

No school for students

MLK Holiday

Monday, January 16

No school for students or staff

Parenting Kind Kids: The Impact of a culture of kindness on the school community

Session to be led by SA parent and Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Amanda Faggart

Thursday, January 26

8:05 a.m. at SA

See Jag Weekly for details

Jan. 30-Feb. 3

Spirit Week at SA

Daily themes to be shared in next week's Jag Weekly!

This Week's Highlights


See this week's athletics happenings

View the winter sports schedules

Middle School

View this week's Middle School Matters newsletter for grades 5-8

Enrichment Classes

View enrichment classes and Seussical rehearsal info for this week

Lunch Menus

View the January lunch menu

Parenting Kind Kids: The impact of a culture of kindness on the school community


Join us on Thursday, Jan. 26

8:05 a.m. at SA

In a world that often prioritizes competition over kindness, children must understand the importance of creating a culture of kindness and the role that they can play in their school and community. Licensed Mental Health Counselor and SA parent Amanda Faggart, MS, LCMHC, NCC, will share the cultural challenges children face today and how we as parents and role models can teach, model, and help develop kindness in our children while reducing their anxiety and insecurities.

RSVP here

30th Anniversary T-Shirt Design Contest: Stay tuned

In celebration of SA's 30th year, students of all grades will be invited to design a 30th anniversary t-shirt that will be distributed at no cost to all SA students! Details on the T-shirt design contest will be shared in next week's Jag Weekly. Stay tuned!

Opportunity Scholarship Info Zoom on Jan. 24 at 7 p.m.

SA families are invited to join Kwan Graham, Director of Community Engagement at Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina, via Zoom on Tuesday, January 24 at 7 p.m. to learn more about the NCSEAA Opportunity Scholarship.


The Opportunity Scholarship is a program that helps families who make below a certain amount of income pay tuition and fees.


Tuesday, January 24 at 7 p.m.

Join the Zoom call here

*With questions about the Opportunity Scholarship, please contact Allison Doby in SA Admissions

Register for Monthly ASK

Families who utilize ASK on a daily basis are encouraged to sign up for our Monthly ASK program! The next cycle runs Feb. 1 - May 31. Families of students who participate in ASK daily will enjoy a savings of over $200 for this Feb. - May cycle.

Learn more about Monthly ASK and sign up here

Seussical the Musical: Rehearsals resume Friday, Jan. 20

A reminder for families of students participating in Seussical the Musical: Rehearsals will resume starting Friday, Jan. 20! Mr. Rod reminds students to be practicing their lines and preparing for the return to rehearsal. Thank you!

PSA Corner: Save the date!

Save the date for these exciting

winter/spring PSA events

*More details to come!


Middle School Winter Ball

Friday, February 24


SA Family Bingo Night

Friday, March 24



Friday, May 12

Sideline Sports Promo

For the month of January, Sideline Sports is offering 15% OFF all Sideline Store purchases of $100 or more with code JAN23. Visit the Sideline Store

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