Quarter One in Review
From the back to school pool party to the homecoming dance, the first quarter of 2017 was a fiesta of happiness. Take a look at quarter one through the lens of ACP Knight Times.
Dissecting the First Day
With college applications around the corner, AP classes, standardized testing, and much more, the class of 2018 is under constant pressure. No matter how stressed they are, the seniors act as constant role models to ACP students. Their hard work and dedication does not go unnoticed, especially on the first day of every year. According to ACP tradition, the first day of every school year acts as...
The Start of a Legacy
Despite having twelve previous “first day of school” days, I found myself anxious to return to ACP. While looking for my parking spot in the sea of cars, the only thoughts which crossed my mind consisted of my new teachers, schedule, classes and the never-ending fear of getting lost in the halls. With an iced coffee in one hand and my beloved Canon camera in the other, I uneasily slammed my car...
Making New Friends For A New School Year
Coming back to school for a new school year can be stressful. (You might be new to the school, or you might not have the same classes as your friends, and are stuck in a class with people you either don't know at all, or have only seen in the halls.) No matter the case, it can be intimidating to make new friends. It could be hard to talk to new people for a number of reasons. A major reason it ...
The Future of ACP
The first day of school never fails to bring lots of excitement. Each year, students return to school, anxious to reunite with their friends after the long summer break. However, students are not the only ones looking forward to the school year. The new teachers of ACP come to work during summer, preparing for the day they finally get to meet their students. Let's meet some of our new, amazing teachers! Coach Bl...
“No Easy Way”: My Morning With the Cross Country Team
I go through a morning of cross country practice to experience what they do every morning. Spoiler alert: its hard!
Spirit for Homecoming
As the curtains draw to a close over this year's first quarter, ACP knights begin to end the quarter with a bang. With Homecoming just around the corner, members of Student Government have been working tirelessly to ensure that this week will be one to remember. In preparation for this spectacular Spirit Week, StuGo has adorned the courtyard and cafeteria with decor and images representing the Homecomi...
The First of Many
Last Friday, the Knights defeated Scottsdale Prep for the first win in school history. Coach Blue gave his thoughts on the game as well as the duo who scored the first touchdown.
Your Guide to Having a Fun Time Over Fall Break
Over a dozen activities to do over the break.