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Valedictorian & Salutatorian Announced

2016, May 16 – Valedictorian: Rachel B. Salutatorian: Alexandria A.

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The following colleges and universities have accepted our students in previous years:

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AA Graduate Will Play Soccer at Emory & Henry College

2016, June 17 – Alexandria A. signed a letter of intent to play soccer at Emory & Henry College on ...

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Grady O. to Represent AA at Boys State

2016, June 10 – Virginia Boys State will be held June 19 to June 25 at Radford University. Boys State is a program which develops civic leadership ...

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Rebecca A. to Represent AA at Girls State

2016, June 10 – Virginia Girls State will be held June 19 to June 25 at Longwood University. Girls State is a program which provides functional ...

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Hannah F. and Brianna G. Attend HOBY

2016, June 10 – Representing Amelia Academy at Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership (HOBY) seminar this summer were ...

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Congratulations Graduates of All Ages

2016, June 10 – Congratulations preschool, kindergarten and seniors ... the Amelia Academy Classes of 2016.

 

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Graduation Held at AA on May 26

2016, May 30 – Graduation exercises were held at Amelia Academy on Thursday, May 26. The Honorable Amanda F. Chase, state senator ...

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Calendar

 

August 2016
Fri 12

Book Day

8 am to Noon

August 2016
Mon 15

Teacher Workday

9 am to 3 pm – No School for Students

August 2016
Tue 16

Teacher Workday

9 am to 3 pm – No School for Students

August 2016
Wed 17

First Day of School

7:55 am to Noon – Students Attend

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Featuring our Class of 2016

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2016, May 9 – Playing basketball has been an integral part of Tori G.’s life since she was eight years old and took her father’s number from when he played. In her Chapel Talk, delivered on May 4, Tori described her journey toward a goal ...

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2016, May 2 – Even as he prepares for the changes ahead as a graduate of Amelia Academy, Trevor L. said that he has already experienced “drastic changes” over the past two years. These changes were the subject of his Chapel Talk, delivered ...

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2016, April 18 – The love and support of her adopted family have helped her emerge from a traumatic childhood, said Emily G. in her chapel talk, delivered on April 13 at Amelia Academy. “They’ve helped me and watched me grow, and expressed ...

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2016, April 11 – “Finishing high school at Amelia Academy was the best decision of my life,” said Korey T. in his Chapel Talk, delivered on April 7. Of course, the past two years have brought challenges. However, Korey emphasized that ...

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2016, March 21 – His family has helped him overcome difficult challenges in his life said Dustin M. in his chapel talk, delivered at Amelia Academy on March 17. “Your true family will be there for you no matter what,” he said. One of the toughest situations ...

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2016, March 14 – “Cherish life,” said Brett G. in her chapel talk, delivered on March 9 at Amelia Academy. For Brett and many of her fellow seniors, they learned this lesson firsthand when they lost a friend and fellow classmate Andrew P. Brett spoke ...

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2016, March 7 – Two years ago, he never imagined that he would be in America, said Imrane A. in his Chapel Talk, delivered on March 2. However, he said, “Here I am.”

    Imrane spoke about his life in Benin, Africa, where he went ...

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2016, Feb 29 – Become more accepting of difference, Rachel B. challenged her fellow students. Friends do not have to have the same interests, she said in her chapel talk, delivered on Feb. 24. In fact, she emphasized that differences can “make your life ...

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2016, Feb 22 – “God has a plan for everyone,” said Vance A. in the opening of his chapel talk, delivered at Amelia Academy on February 18. Knowing that God has a plan for him has led Vance to take advantage of opportunities and make good decisions. He ...

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2016, Feb 14 – Broadening horizons was the message from Amelia Academy senior Ivy H. during her Feb. 10 Chapel Talk. For Ivy, she has taken advantage of travel to expand her worldview. She also said that making friends from other ...

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2016, Feb 8 – Her religious faith helped Alexandria A. overcome a difficult time in her life. The Amelia Academy senior said in her Chapel Talk on Feb. 3 that “through adversity, God can and will help us if we let Him.” Alexandria said that the ideal ...

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2016, Feb 1 – Jacquelyn S., an Amelia Academy senior, took the podium on Wednesday, Jan. 20, to deliver her Chapel Talk. A student at the Academy for fourteen years, like several of her classmates, Jacquelyn said that she has enjoyed the small ...

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2016, Jan 19 – Fourteen years of my life is a long time, said Jacob R. in the opening of his Chapel Talk last Wednesday, Jan. 14. The fourteen years was a reference to the time he has been a student at Amelia Academy. In his remarks, Jacob ...

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2016, Jan 11 – Mistakes offer an opportunity to learn lessons, said Logan H. in his chapel talk, delivered on Jan. 7. This positive attitude has come from lessons learned from his own mistakes said Logan. In fact, he emphasized ...

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2015, Dec 14 – Stacey offered a reflection on the change in her life when she came to the Academy beginning in the tenth grade. Looking back on that time, she said that she learned firsthand that everything happens for a reason ...

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