Monday Memo – 08.15.2022

Monday Memo


It’s Back to School Week!!!!

Hello families of The Academy! Our teachers and staff have been hard at work as they have been getting classrooms ready to welcome our students back into the halls of our school! We have been praying over our students and teachers and invite you to join in this practice. We are all so excited to see the sweet faces of our precious Academy scholars! We wish everyone a joy-filled week! Let’s do this thing!!


Meet the Teacher / House Sorting

Tonight is the night! North and South students are invited to their campuses starting at 5:00pm – 6:00pm to meet their teachers and get their schedules and lockers! House Sorting follows, from 6:00pm -7:00pm! Returning students – don’t forget to wear your house shirts and / or colors as we help welcome new students into their house at sorting! See you tonight!


District Dates 

  • Aug 15 – Student Meet the Teacher
    • North/South – 5:00pm – 6:00pm
  • Aug 15 – House Sorting 
    • North / South – 6:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Aug 17 – First Day of School (All District) 
    • Bach / Trad Grammar / Dialectic / Rhetoric – 8:00am
    • Opening Ceremonies (North / South) 8:00am
  • Aug 18 – First Day of School 
    • North Mozart Blended
  • Aug 25 – Johnnie’s Night (all locations)
  • Sept 2 – No School / All Campuses
  • Sept 5 – No School / All Campuses (Labor Day)
  • Sept 9 – Night to Unite


For a comprehensive list of Campus Specific dates Click Here!

Also, for your convenience, we have copied our full District Calendar dates or Here for the 2022/2023 school year to allow you to mark these dates on your calendar early!


Opening Ceremonies

Parents, join us on August 17 at 8:00am for Opening Ceremonies at North and South Campuses, as we wake the houses and welcome the students back to campus! This long-standing tradition is one you won’t want to miss! 


Uniform Details

As our school days start, families please be aware, all campus administrators understand that many have not received all uniform pieces. Please know that in the spirit of The Academy, our mission and our love for our students, there will be extended Grace as we start the year regarding uniforms and shoes. If you have any questions, please contact our uniform committee: uniforms@theacademyok.org

We look forward to seeing everyone next week!


License Plate Spirit

It’s time to share your school spirit on the road! That’s right friends, NOW you can place your order for your Academy License Plate now. CLICK HERE for details and fill out your form today!

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Check out our BAND app for details, seasonal information, athletic news & communications! Consider this your one-stop-shop for Athletic happenings!


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Auction Tickets on Sale

Auction tickets are Now On Sale! Mark your Calendar for Friday, November 4th from 7:00pm to 10:30pm. Shine your boots and pull out your pearl snaps as we get ready to host our Annual, Live and Silent Auction Event, Blame it All on our Roots! 

Buy your tickets today by clicking here!




Auction Sponsorships Available

Auction prep is in full swing, and we are excited to share we have sponsorships available! We have a full array of opportunities available from In-Kind donations to our Festive Donor! We invite you to look over the options here and share with friends! 


Johnnies Night

Partner with The Academy and enjoy lunch / dinner at JOHNNIE’s Charcoal Broiler. Pop into any location on THURSDAY, AUGUST 25, from 11am to close and mention you are with “The Academy” and our school will receive 20% of the profit made from all Academy Families! Find locations below:


33rd Street, Edmond

Britton Road, OKC

NW Expressway, OKC,

North May Avenue, OKC

I-240 Service Road, South OKC

Telephone Road, Moore

Night to Unite

Mark your calendars for Friday, September 9, for our Dialectic Night to Unite! This spectacular event fosters community in our houses among North and South Campuses. Cost is $35 and will include the event fee, dinner, and a t-shirt! More to come in the next few weeks! 


Come Join Us!!  

The Academy has an open position for a full-time nurse and would love to visit with you or a contact you may have. Apply on our website at https://theacademyok.org/employment-opportunities/

Or feel free to contact Alita Richter, Director of Human Resources for more information!  arichter@theacademyok.org