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What kid doesn’t love watching big trucks?! Work has officially begun on the expansion of our Pre-Primary wing! This expansion will allow us to accommodate families on our growing waitlists and help meet the high level of demand to join our program. Yesterday, our littles were mesmerized by the work that’s started and their teachers have already begun using this as a learning opportunity. The expansion is expected to be complete sometime in January.

What kid doesn’t love watching big trucks?! Work has officially begun on the expansion of our Pre-Primary wing! This expansion will allow us to accommodate families on our growing waitlists and help meet the high level of demand to join our program. Yesterday, our littles were mesmerized by the work that’s started and their teachers have already begun using this as a learning opportunity. The expansion is expected to be complete sometime in January. ...

Health class outside with Mr. Summons!

Health class outside with Mr. Summons! ...

SCHOOL PICTURE DAY - Mark your calendar: Monday, September 20th is AC’s School Picture Day! Be sure to complete your order form (link in bio!)

SCHOOL PICTURE DAY - Mark your calendar: Monday, September 20th is AC’s School Picture Day! Be sure to complete your order form (link in bio!) ...

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT - Over the past few weeks we have been happy to share some individual senior spotlights, but today, please join us in congratulating the entire AC Class of 2021! We are so proud of all ALL of your accomplishments <3

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT - Over the past few weeks we have been happy to share some individual senior spotlights, but today, please join us in congratulating the entire AC Class of 2021! We are so proud of all ALL of your accomplishments <3 ...

AC IN THE NEWS: Congratulations to Mr. Hopkins who received the Golden Apple Award! Channel 8 surprised Mr. Hopkins with the award while he was on a hike with his May Term students. Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EhRjzxX8GaI

AC IN THE NEWS: Congratulations to Mr. Hopkins who received the Golden Apple Award! Channel 8 surprised Mr. Hopkins with the award while he was on a hike with his May Term students. Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EhRjzxX8GaI ...

Looking for tips on how to navigate standardized tests, financial aid, and scholarships? Join Emily Nevinger, AC’s College Advising Consultant, on Tuesday, June 8th at 6:30 p.m. for an interactive workshop ideal for all students and families nearing the college application process (link to register in bio!)

Looking for tips on how to navigate standardized tests, financial aid, and scholarships? Join Emily Nevinger, AC’s College Advising Consultant, on Tuesday, June 8th at 6:30 p.m. for an interactive workshop ideal for all students and families nearing the college application process (link to register in bio!) ...

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Myles Wilson has attended AC since sixth grade. The most challenging course for Myles throughout his career at Allendale was Chemistry, where he learned useful tips for studying and taking notes that will help him succeed in college. Throughout his upper school career, Myles has won awards for his performances in tennis, math, and art. Myles has also helped others succeed in tennis by becoming a tennis coach, all while helping serve his community through AC’s Community Service Club. Next year, Myles will head off to RIT where he will find his passion and explore different options as an undecided major. We are so proud of you Myles.

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Myles Wilson has attended AC since sixth grade. The most challenging course for Myles throughout his career at Allendale was Chemistry, where he learned useful tips for studying and taking notes that will help him succeed in college. Throughout his upper school career, Myles has won awards for his performances in tennis, math, and art. Myles has also helped others succeed in tennis by becoming a tennis coach, all while helping serve his community through AC’s Community Service Club. Next year, Myles will head off to RIT where he will find his passion and explore different options as an undecided major. We are so proud of you Myles. ...

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: @Fuller_adrian has attended Allendale Columbia since he was in fourth grade. Adrian has been awarded the second team all star award for soccer, second place in his track sectionals relay, and has been recognized for the work he created in his art classes. Adrian has been involved with the AC community through sports, including track and field and soccer. Adrian has also been a key member in AC’s Muse and Yearbook club the past few years. Next year, Adrian will be attending Washington University in St. Louis where he will study Architecture. The Allendale Columbia community thanks you for your dedication and time during your career at Allendale and we wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors!

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: @Fuller_adrian has attended Allendale Columbia since he was in fourth grade. Adrian has been awarded the second team all star award for soccer, second place in his track sectionals relay, and has been recognized for the work he created in his art classes. Adrian has been involved with the AC community through sports, including track and field and soccer. Adrian has also been a key member in AC’s Muse and Yearbook club the past few years. Next year, Adrian will be attending Washington University in St. Louis where he will study Architecture. The Allendale Columbia community thanks you for your dedication and time during your career at Allendale and we wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors! ...

TIME IS RUNNING OUT to apply for a spot at our @tedxacschool virtual event! This year’s theme is “It Starts With Us”, and the event will take place on Saturday, June 5th. Attendance is limited to 100 people, so submit your application today! Register now at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeqZrBL7Reg_xkDw76MMxTntOQhKxYT_jsQZmsPV10gKxNrRg/viewform

TIME IS RUNNING OUT to apply for a spot at our @tedxacschool virtual event! This year’s theme is “It Starts With Us”, and the event will take place on Saturday, June 5th. Attendance is limited to 100 people, so submit your application today! Register now at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeqZrBL7Reg_xkDw76MMxTntOQhKxYT_jsQZmsPV10gKxNrRg/viewform ...

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: @Sarah.Marie.Ash has been attending Allendale Columbia since she was in third grade. Throughout her time at AC, Sarah has been recognized as a Questbridge Match recipient, Urban League Black Scholar, and she has received her Global and Science Diploma. She has also been engaged with her community as a dancer at Garth Fagan Dance, as a member of the TEDxAllendaleColumbiaSchool events, and as a member of the Iraqi Young Leaders Exchange Program. Next year, Sarah will attend Washington University in St. Louis as a biology major with a track in microbiology to become a virologist in the future. Thank you for all of the hard work and dedication you have put into your time as a student at Allendale Columbia. We are so proud of you, Sarah!

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: @Sarah.Marie.Ash has been attending Allendale Columbia since she was in third grade. Throughout her time at AC, Sarah has been recognized as a Questbridge Match recipient, Urban League Black Scholar, and she has received her Global and Science Diploma. She has also been engaged with her community as a dancer at Garth Fagan Dance, as a member of the TEDxAllendaleColumbiaSchool events, and as a member of the Iraqi Young Leaders Exchange Program. Next year, Sarah will attend Washington University in St. Louis as a biology major with a track in microbiology to become a virologist in the future. Thank you for all of the hard work and dedication you have put into your time as a student at Allendale Columbia. We are so proud of you, Sarah! ...

TODAY AND TOMORROW ONLY - Join us for a night of virtual musical theatre as AC Upper School students proudly present a fully filmed version of Now. Here. This. (Flexible Version)! The show follows the evolution and adventures of a group of friends as they journey through time--from the present to the past and back again. They share their stories about friendship, hoarding, hiding, laughing, living, dying, and middle school in an attempt to step directly into that elusive Now. Here. This. We will be screening the show during a live event, tonight (5/28 at 7 p.m.), but if you can't make it, you will be able to access the video until midnight May 29. Access codes (tickets) are available at https://acstheatre.anywhereseat.com

TODAY AND TOMORROW ONLY - Join us for a night of virtual musical theatre as AC Upper School students proudly present a fully filmed version of Now. Here. This. (Flexible Version)! The show follows the evolution and adventures of a group of friends as they journey through time--from the present to the past and back again. They share their stories about friendship, hoarding, hiding, laughing, living, dying, and middle school in an attempt to step directly into that elusive Now. Here. This. We will be screening the show during a live event, tonight (5/28 at 7 p.m.), but if you can't make it, you will be able to access the video until midnight May 29. Access codes (tickets) are available at https://acstheatre.anywhereseat.com ...

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Mara Goodyear started her career at Allendale Columbia in ninth grade. Mara played softball for HAC in her freshman and sophomore year where she was a key player. She also did the strengthening and conditioning program that AC offers for players to stay in shape, and while doing so, got athlete of the month! In her junior year, Mara won the Delta Simpson Award and has been featured multiple times in the honors art exhibition! Next year she will be attending St. Lawrence University with an undecided major. Keep up the excellent work, Mara! We are so excited for you!

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Mara Goodyear started her career at Allendale Columbia in ninth grade. Mara played softball for HAC in her freshman and sophomore year where she was a key player. She also did the strengthening and conditioning program that AC offers for players to stay in shape, and while doing so, got athlete of the month! In her junior year, Mara won the Delta Simpson Award and has been featured multiple times in the honors art exhibition! Next year she will be attending St. Lawrence University with an undecided major. Keep up the excellent work, Mara! We are so excited for you! ...

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: @marlin_bassett started at Allendale Columbia as a Preschooler and will be headed to RIT next year where he will study Engineering. Marlin has received many recognitions throughout his time at AC, including 2nd Team All Finger Lakes West Goalie in 2019, New York State Academic Scholarship awardee, and the RIT Presidential Scholarship recipient. Marlin has participated in HAC soccer and baseball throughout his Upper School career, and he has also been a competitive spear-thrower (Atlatl) since he was young. Thank you for letting us watch you grow into a successful student. We are so proud of you!

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: @marlin_bassett started at Allendale Columbia as a Preschooler and will be headed to RIT next year where he will study Engineering. Marlin has received many recognitions throughout his time at AC, including 2nd Team All Finger Lakes West Goalie in 2019, New York State Academic Scholarship awardee, and the RIT Presidential Scholarship recipient. Marlin has participated in HAC soccer and baseball throughout his Upper School career, and he has also been a competitive spear-thrower (Atlatl) since he was young. Thank you for letting us watch you grow into a successful student. We are so proud of you! ...

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: @mcshearing  has attended Allendale Columbia since she was in Kindergarten. Her favorite courses throughout her Upper School career were Anatomy and Physiology and Genetics. These courses helped deepen her interest in health and medicine, leading her toward her future career path. Throughout her time at AC, McKenna has had many accomplishments. She has been a High-Honor Roll student, Scholastic Art Gold Key Award recipient, varsity swimmer, and five-time All Star Team and four-time School record holder for the HAC swim team. McKenna has been on the varsity swim team for five years and is the team captain. She has also enjoyed her time as a member of the Community Service club at AC. McKenna will be attending St. Bonaventure University next year where she will be a Health Science Major and then head into a Physicians Assistant Program. Thank you for being such an important member in our community, McKenna. We are very proud of you!

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: @mcshearing has attended Allendale Columbia since she was in Kindergarten. Her favorite courses throughout her Upper School career were Anatomy and Physiology and Genetics. These courses helped deepen her interest in health and medicine, leading her toward her future career path. Throughout her time at AC, McKenna has had many accomplishments. She has been a High-Honor Roll student, Scholastic Art Gold Key Award recipient, varsity swimmer, and five-time All Star Team and four-time School record holder for the HAC swim team. McKenna has been on the varsity swim team for five years and is the team captain. She has also enjoyed her time as a member of the Community Service club at AC. McKenna will be attending St. Bonaventure University next year where she will be a Health Science Major and then head into a Physicians Assistant Program. Thank you for being such an important member in our community, McKenna. We are very proud of you! ...

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: @erindkim  has attended AC since her 10th grade year and has been an active participant in AC’s Global Engagement Program. As an avid traveller, Erin has spent significant periods of time abroad, in various locations including Kenya and Mexico, where she taught English and dance and helped with Vacation Bible Study through an organization called 4 Christ Missions— all while maintaining her High Honor Roll status! Next year Erin will be attending the University of California, Irvine as a Public Health Sciences major on a pre-med track. Thank you for your dedication and hard work these past years. We are excited to see what your future holds!

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: @erindkim has attended AC since her 10th grade year and has been an active participant in AC’s Global Engagement Program. As an avid traveller, Erin has spent significant periods of time abroad, in various locations including Kenya and Mexico, where she taught English and dance and helped with Vacation Bible Study through an organization called 4 Christ Missions— all while maintaining her High Honor Roll status! Next year Erin will be attending the University of California, Irvine as a Public Health Sciences major on a pre-med track. Thank you for your dedication and hard work these past years. We are excited to see what your future holds! ...

@zcrego  has been attending AC since she was in third grade.  She has been awarded the League Champions for Cross Country for three years, has had one cross country sectional win, one track and field sectional win, and was awarded the All-Star Team for cross country, all while maintaining her High-Honor Roll status. Other than cross country and track and field, Zoe has also participated in basketball where she was a key player on the girls varsity team. Next year, Zoe will be attending Nazareth College where she will study Early Childhood Education and major in Psychology with a minor in music. We are so excited to see what your future holds. Congratulations, Zoe!

@zcrego has been attending AC since she was in third grade. She has been awarded the League Champions for Cross Country for three years, has had one cross country sectional win, one track and field sectional win, and was awarded the All-Star Team for cross country, all while maintaining her High-Honor Roll status. Other than cross country and track and field, Zoe has also participated in basketball where she was a key player on the girls varsity team. Next year, Zoe will be attending Nazareth College where she will study Early Childhood Education and major in Psychology with a minor in music. We are so excited to see what your future holds. Congratulations, Zoe! ...

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