APA News

New Academy Cadet Summer Leadership Orientation for the 31st of July from 9:00-4:00.
This is intended for all first year Academy cadets.  This includes prior APA 8th graders becoming 9th graders as well as all those who have never attended APA and will be attending the Academy level this year.  We will touch on morning formation, class opening and closing procedures, basic stationary drill, guidon procedures, and wall bracing.  We will also cover the different uniforms used here at APA.  There will be Cadet led tours of the Academy from a “Cadet’s Perspective” as well as several other key topics.  The entire Leadership Orientation will be Cadet led and Instructor supervised and lunch will be provided.  All attendees will earn the Summer Leadership School ribbon.



Athletic Physicals
APA will once again offer athletic physicals at the 29th street facility at a reduced price.   Physicals will take place on July 28th from 4:00 – 7:00 pm.   Cost is $20 (cash only.)   If the student is under 18 years of age, a parent must be present.  If you have questions, please contact Athletic Director David Bradford (dbradford@goapa.org).


Uniform Store Hours set
Store hours for purchasing APA uniforms have been established.  The store will be located in the east hallway of the 29th street building. The store will be open July 7, 8, 10, 14, 15, 17, 21, 22, 24, 28, 29, and 31  from 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm.  The store will also be open on August 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 14, and 15 from 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm.


APA Registration Dates
APA has set registration dates for the 2014-2015 school year.   All new and returning students in grades KG-12 are asked to come to the cafeteria at the 29th street building to verify information, pay fees, pick up schedules, etc.  Registration will take place July 29 – 31 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm each day.


Elementary Supply Lists for 2014-2015
APA has release the Elementary Supply Lists for the 2014-2015 school year.   You can get the list here.


APA releases 2014-2015 school calendar
APA has released its school calendar for the 2014-2015 school year.    View a copy here.



APA goes paperless
APA will no longer be printing out hard copies of reports cards for grades 6-12.  Report cards will be available on Skyward within 1 week after close of the grading period.   Students/parents may go to Skyward to view and print report cards if they wish (See below how to obtain Skyward login if you do not have one.)   If parents want a paper copy of the report card and do not have internet access, they need to send Capt. Thompson  (rthompson@goapa.org)  in writing their request stating why they need a copy and we will print and send one home with their child.

Grade access is now available   If you wish to access your child’s grades, discipline, lunch/fee balance, etc., please do the following.   We will process the information as quickly as possible and get back with you.

We must verify your information before you will receive your logins.   Please email Capt. Thompson the following information for each child:
1.  Child’s name and grade
2.  Your relationship to child
3.  Child’s home address
4.  Main phone contact

Only those officially entered into our system as guardians will be allowed access.