Our fall JR. Development Tennis Program is underway in Grant Park! Several ANCS kids ages 5-12 had a great couple of days of tennis this week and are hitting the fuzzy yellow ball with great enthusiasm, strength and focus! In an effort to help develop proper strokes more quickly this season, we will be introducing a new learning aid developed by Billie Jean King called the “Eye Coach”
All students will participate in tennis activities with Vance Exley Tennis Aug. 27, 28, and 29th in all elementary P.E. classes. For more info on tennis with Vance Exley, please email Coach Hall or visit http://www.vanceexleytennis.com.
The latest draft of the 2014-17 ANCS Strategic Plan was presented at last week’s “state of the school” meeting. You can watch video of the meeting, see the plan draft, and find out more about how to give your feedback here: http://atlncs.org/board/what-we-do/strategic-plan/
This week’s post from Matt Underwood explores why ANCS serves a higher percentage of students with disabilities than any other charter school in Atlanta: http://atlncs.org/underwood/weekly-updates/helping-students-to-live-and-learn-with-a-disability/
Are you interested in improving your parenting skills? The ANCS Conscious Discipline Parent Group’s first meeting of the year will be held on Wednesday, August 27th from 7-9pm in the Elementary Campus Media Center. Conscious Discipline is a valuable component of the ANCS K-8 education…