The Billy F. Brown, Jr. Memorial Outdoor Classroom
was dedicated Friday, August 22. Former much loved MA kindergarten teacher, Theresa Brown, along with her daughters, Courtney & Callie (both MA alums), were honored with roses and a balloon release in Billy's memory at mid-field before the Indianola football game. The outdoor classroom will serve all students at Manchester Academy in making learning FUN!!! Let's just let it cool off a little bit first.
Hard fought loss to Indianola, Varisty Mavericks.
Let's get ready for Carroll!!!
BOY SCOUT MEETING IN THE GYM FOR GRADES 1-6 AT 6:00 PM.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27TH
Students taking Comp I and Comp II, please notice the following announcement:
You can purchase your textbook online or from the Holmes Book Store. You will need BOTH of these books for Comp I and Comp II.
St. Martin’s Guide to Writing, ISBN 9781457632501
Sticks & Stones, ISBN 9781457612626
Purchasing used books will be fine. They need this by Aug. 18.
ONLINE GRADING INSTRUCTIONS
User Names and Temporary Passwords for Grades 7-12 were sent home yesterday with a "Directions to Access Grades" handout. User Names are the same as last year. The new Temporary Password is mavs2014.
The Lady Mavericks beat Indianola Academy 8-7 then 11-6 for the championship.
2014-15 UNIFORM CHANGES
***ALL CHANGES ARE OPTIONAL FOR THIS YEAR***
***ALL OLD UNIFORMS ARE STILL ACCEPTABLE***
7th-12th Grade Boys have the choice of a blue & white pin-striped long sleeve button down oxford shirt for Wednesday dress day.
7th-12th Grade Girls have the choice of a short sleeve white button down blouse for Wednesday dress day. (Fall/Spring)
7th-12th Grade Girls have the choice of a 3/4 length sleeve white button down blouse with a tie for Wednesday dress day. (Winter)
These new OPTIONAL dress items listed above will become mandatory in the 2016-17 school year.
Parker Uniforms will be using a new MA monogram once our old inventory is sold this summer.
Uniforms with the old monogram can be worn until the garment is outgrown or wears out.
Chaco sandals are acceptable in the Fall & Spring for ALL students.
Leather riding boots are acceptable for 7th-12th Grade Girls.
Warm-up suits will no longer be worn to school on game days for team members.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call (746-5913) or come in the school office.
MAPPTA is selling the T-Shirts shown below.
There will be order forms available at Elementary Registration & Meet the MAVS, or print out an order form and bring it to the school.
Thank you for your support!
Join with the Manchester Academy administration, faculty, and staff in WELCOMING the following teachers to the 2014-15 faculty:
Douglas Williams-1st grade
Haley Carr-2nd grade
Toby Melton- Elementary P.E. & Asst. Football
Cindy Middleton-Biology I, Biology II, & Anatomy & Physiology
Scooter Prince-Physical Science, Advance Science, Asst. Softball, & Head Baseball
Adams Dixon-Mississippi History/World Geography, 7th History, & Asst. Football
Missie George-Algebra I, Geometry, & 7th & 8th Math
Emily Poe-Economics, Head Girls Basketball & Girls Track
Madyson Giddy-English and Resource
Angie Black will now provide extra instruction for Dyslexic students
in conjunction with the Barton Program.
Everyone is looking forward to an exciting 2014-15 school year.
Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.
Manchester Academy, a college preparatory school, actively seeks to ensure that each student develops his/her spiritual, intellectual, social, and physical potential in order to develop moral principles and achieve academic excellence.