THANKS to ALL OF YOU!
Our Book Fair last week was quite a success!
We sold over $5200 and made over $3000 in profits
to purchase new books!
We'll be trying to beef up the non-fiction and reference
section to support Common Core standards
across all of the grade levels.
You can still order through our online book fair
through Sept. 7,
the link is
and the books will be shipped to the school.
It's NEVER too early to plan for birthdays and holidays!
Have a safe and restful holiday weekend!
that we have early dismissal
Students are dismissed at 11:30.
Have a safe and restful
Labor Day weekend.
We will see the students again on
Tuesday, September 3.
Parents and students,
Thank you so much for taking part in our first-ever Charters Got Talent!
Your talent is undeniable and we are so thankful for you sharing this with us
and all of the folks at Atlantic Station. Please stay in touch with us and keep
up to date on our future events. We look forward to having you submit for
Charters Got Talent 2014 where the grand prize will be $1000.00!!!
Congratulations to our 2013 winners: Lexine Feng, Cameron Dunn, and
First Place Winner Avery Dixon!!!
We have uploaded some pictures HERE: http://www.gacharters.org/uncategorized/yes-it-rocked-view-the-photo-gallery-from-charter-schools-rock/
Like us on Facebook here:
Follow us on Twitter here: @GAChartersRock
Good luck in the 2013-2014 school year! Please share with us anytime you
have a performance as we are sure you will be performing across the state and
Director of Outreach
Georgia Charter Schools Association
We want to make sure as many families as possible see this survey.
Please complete this short survey if you are interested in serving on the
If you have already answered this survey--thank you!
If not, please take a minute if you can offer landscaping assistance.
Tuesday, September 17
5 to 9:00 p.m. Moe's
We will be having an IB information meeting
at Brighten Academy
on September 9th at 6pm.
At one point there was information about a meeting on August 20th;
that is incorrect.
The meeting will be in the cafe at Brighten at 6pm on September 9th.
Any 8th graders interested in applying
for the IB program needs to attend.
Corinne Barnes, the director of the program,
as well as current IB students
will be here to answer questions about the program.
I have included 6th and 7th grade parents
on this announcement in case you are
interested in hearing about the program.
We look forward to seeing you
on Monday, September 9th.
4th Annual Bettin’ on Brighten
August 23, 2013 6 – 8 pm
Enjoy dinner and fun with your Brighten friends and family!
Use Brighten Bucks to play math games and win prizes.
Proceeds benefit Brighten Academy.
See you there!
Preorder your dinner and tickets by August 22nd and get 5 free Brighten Bucks!
(after August 22nd, Family Fun Package includes 4 slices of pizza, 4 drinks and 20 Brighten Bucks)
Family Fun Package:
$25 Includes 4 slices of pizza, 4 drinks and 30 Brighten Bucks
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Over night field trip meeting
are cordially invited
to join us for a new parent social.
Dinner will be provided.
Thursday, August 29th
Brighten Academy Cafeteria
We look forward to seeing you,
getting to know you, and socializing!
RSVP to 770-615-3680 or
with the number you are bringing.
RSVP by Aug. 26th
When the teachers post information to THIS “Important Information” page, as well as their own page, you will receive an email with that update. All parents will need to subscribe to the webpages. Here is the information for how to subscribe to the website.
Go to brightenacademymiddleschool.weebly.com
Click on the “Middle School Important Information” tab.
Look for the subscribe box on the right side of the page.
Type your email address in the box.
You will be asked to type the letters you see (to make sure that you are not a computer)
You will then be emailed a verification email
Respond to the verification email
Repeat these same steps for each of the pages below:
6th Grade Pages
7/8th Grade Pages
Please make sure that you have subscribed to the webpages by August 16th. You may enter as many emails as you would like. We had some technical difficulties with the website this week and had to delete subscriptions on Wednesday evening. If you subscribed before then, please subscribe again.
Thanks for staying involved!! We couldn't do it without YOU!
There is a calendar under "More INformation"
Brighten Academy Middle School
Hat and Jersey Passes
Every Thursday is Jersey Day and Friday is Hat Day, each pass costs $1.00