AA Staff
American Academy News
(Weekly Newsletter Archive)
Front Office Hours Updated!
The Castle Pines and Motsenbocker front offices will be open only through May 26 at 1:00 pm. Please make a note of days and hours below.

Thursday, May 25 - Last day for medication pick-up
Friday, May 26 - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm (LAST DAY!)
Friday, May 26 - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm (LAST DAY!)
Monday, May 29 - CLOSED (Memorial Day)
Tuesday, May 30 - August 6 - CLOSED FOR SUMMER
Monday, Aug 7 - Office opens for 17/18 School Year

Colorado Teacher of the Year
CP&MB - Do you just love your child's teacher and think everyone in Colorado should know how great they are? You are invited to anonymously nominate a teacher and share why you think they are deserving of this wonderful award. Nominated teachers will be invited to apply for this prestigious award and the winner will represent all of Colorado's great teachers for the National Teacher of the Year competition. Nominate an amazing teacher today and please note that applications from teachers are due on June 1, so you'll want to get your submission in asap to give them time to apply.
Summer Yearbook Ordering
Missed the yearbook deadline? No Problem! Just order your yearbook from TreeRing online and have it shipped to your home!

Castle Pines passcode: 1014458991442831
Motsenbocker passcode: 1014323184062819

Summer Uniform Resale
CP, LM, MB - Get those gently-used uniform items ready for this summer's Uniform Resale being held on July 22, and drop them off at either campus lobby or through carpool on May 22-24!

Don't forget -- if you want to SELL your uniform items, you will need to tag your uniform items as directed and register as a seller. Visit the Uniform Resale webpage for more information.

Uniform collection: May 22-24, AM and PM carpool
Last day to drop off uniforms: July 14
Event date: July 22, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Spirit Gear Store Open Days
CP, MB, LM - Have fun showing your Rebel Pride over the summer months with some awesome new spirit gear! Our store is only open during specific and limited times (so we can get the best deals on bulk ordering.) Below are the upcoming dates so you can plan ahead for birthday gifts, back to school gifts, etc. Go to the store!

Spirit Gear Store Open Dates
June 1 - 4
August 9 - 27
Holiday Open Dates TBD

Order Your School Suplies
CP, LM, MB - School Supply Lists Ready
17/18 school supply lists are ready! We are excited to be using School Tool Box again this year for online supply shopping, or you are welcome to shop locally for supplies as well. Both are great options.

If you choose to use the online ordering option, just visit the School Tool Box website and search for your American Academy campus. Once you place your order the supplies will be delivered directly to your home within 10 days. You can order all summer through July 21; after this date you'll have to shop locally for your supplies.

BEFORE YOU CHECK OUT ONLINE…be sure to check out the grade-level wish lists and grant some teacher wishes!

Order online
Download your campus list here:
Castle Pines List
Lincoln Meadows List
Motsenbocker List

Summer Tutors
CP, MB, LM - Do you want your kids to stay sharp, catch up, or get a little ahead over the summer? Well, we have help for you! Check out our extensive list of summer teacher tutors and reserve your childs spot today!


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Event Calendar
May 27-29
Dennis Uniform Sale - 15% off total purchase online only
June 1
New Family Welcome Event, 3:00-7:00pm, Motsenbocker Campus
Jun 6
AAPTO-CP Open Board Meeting, 7pm @ AA-CP Library
Jun 6
AAPTO-CP Meeting, CP library, 7:00 pm
Jun 13
BOD Meeting, CP admin conference room, 7:30 pm (agenda)
Jun 19
New Family Dennis Uniform Open House, 3:30 - 7:30 pm, Dennis Uniform store (map)
June 20-27
Dennis Uniform Sale - 15% off total purchase in-store and online
Jul 11
BOD Meeting, MB library conference room, 7:30 pm (agenda)
July 22
Uniform Resale, 12:00 - 3:00 pm, Castle Pines Campus
Aug 7
CP&MB - Front offices OPEN (limited hours)
Aug 8
CP&MB - New CP & MB Parent Information Meeting (optional), 6:00 pm
Aug 8
CP&MB - New CP & MB Parent Reception, Duke's Steakhouse, 7:30 pm
Aug 9-11
ALL - American Academy All School Registration, watch newsletters for exact dates and times
Aug 10
LM - New LM Parent Information Meeting (optional), Motsenbocker cafeteria, 6:00 pm
Aug 10
LM - New LM Meadows Parent Reception, location TBD, 7:30 pm
Aug 14
LM&MB - All Lincoln Meadows and Motsenbocker staff training - MB front office CLOSED
Aug 15
CP - All Castle Pines staff training - CP front office CLOSED
Aug 17
CP&MB - First day of Middle School (6-8)
Aug 18
CP&MB - KindiePrep - Grade 5 Open Houses and PTO Ice Cream Socials, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Aug 27 - Sep 1
MB - STEM trip (Grd 7): Catalina Island Marine Institute
Sep 3 - Sep 8
CP - STEM trip (Grd 7): Catalina Island Marine Institute
Sep 17 - 22
CP - STEM Trip (Grd 6): Olympic National Park
Nov 9
Prospective Parent Information Meeting, 9:00 am - 10:30 am, Castle Pines cafeteria (RSVP)
Nov 10
Prospective Parent Information Meeting, 6:00 - 7:30 pm, Motsenbocker cafeteria (RSVP)
Nov 15
Prospective Parent Information Meeting, 6:00 - 7:30 pm, Castle Pines cafeteria (RSVP)
Nov 18
Prospective Parent Information Meeting, 9:00 - 10:30 am, Motsenbocker cafeteria (RSVP)
April 22 - 27
MB & LM - STEM trip (Grd 6): Olympic National Park
April 29 - May 6
CP & MB STEM Trip (Grd 8) Costa Rica