Lower School Parent Math Night

Kindergarten through fifth grade parents are invited to join us for an evening of math fun on Tuesday, September 19! The evening will begin with an overview of the Lower School Math Program in the auditorium, and move into experiencing a typical math block in the classroom. Come enjoy an elementary multi sensory math lesson and learn ways you can help your child with math at home!

ACA Teachers Incorporate New and Exciting Lessons to Engage Students

Teachers at Asheville Christian Academy are constantly brainstorming new ways to engage their students. In this digital age, with distractions, pressures, and new trends being thrown at them, students are flooded with information from every source imaginable. Upper School teachers at ACA are thinking of new ways to combat this barrage of distractions and engage students in unique, fun, and intentional ways. Mr. Chris Aitken, the Director of Choirs, Mr. Seth Rowe, Upper School English, History, and Bible Faculty, and Mr. Edgar Silva, Upper School Foreign Language Faculty, reflect on their favorite things about ACA, and new tactics they are adopting in the classroom to excite […]

Welcome and an Update from the Head of School

Welcome Back and a first-time welcome to all of our new families!!!! This new webpage format of Between the Lions will now be sent out weekly and be available on our webpage (www.ashevillechristian.org) and our ACA App (available in the App Store). New updates will be added every two weeks. You will note that the drop-down menu will be populated with the most current updates for each school and co-curricular activity. The events in our country and world over the last few weeks (and decades!) provoke lots of questions for us. As Christians (and humans), we cannot avoid the culture. Instead, […]

Upper School Dads’ Coffee and Conversation

Calling all Upper School Dads! You’re invited to join Dean of Men Jason Ingle for Gospel-based coffee and conversation this year. Meetings will take place once a month in the Upper School Guidance Office Conference Room at 7:30am. Meetings are scheduled for: September 28, October 25, November 30, December 14, January 25, February 22, March 29, and April 26. For any questions, contact Jason Ingle at jason.ingle@acalion.org.

Moms in Prayer

Moms in Prayer will be meeting again this year beginning Monday, September 11 in the Guidance Suite Conference Room at 8:15 to 9:15.  This has been an ACA tradition for many years and we look forward to another year of blessings for our school. Come join us as we lift up our staff, faculty and students to our Lord praising Him as we pray together. “Again I tell you that if two of you agree about anything you ask for, it will be done for you by my Father in heaven. For where two or three are gathered in my […]

Journalism Club comes to Asheville Christian Academy

Extra, extra! Read all about it! Between the Lions is digital! The new Between the Lions website will feature written articles, videos, and pictures by ACA students in the new Journalism club. Journalism club meets twice a week and gives students the opportunity to see their work online, in print in local newspapers, and on social media. We hope that this new format will encourage readers to get involved and to get excited about what’s to come! After all, sometimes the best insight comes directly from our students. Check out our fantastic team of students here, and read directly from our […]