Middle Academy News 5/27/2020

Middle Academy Announcements 5-27-2020      




Congratulations to all our athletes who excelled during three different sports seasons!



Lauren Brothers: Volleyball, Basketball, Softball

Will Connolly: Soccer, Basketball, Baseball

Weston Dixon: Cross Country, Basketball, Baseball

Jaimee Fowler: Cross Country, Basketball, Softball

Addison Hurt: Cross Country, Basketball, Golf

Peyton Robertson: Volleyball, Cheerleading, Softball

Tanner Robertson: Cross Country, Basketball, Baseball

Owen Schmidt: Cross Country, Basketball, Baseball

Kelli Toney: Cross Country, Basketball, Soccer

Gracie Vaughan: Cross Country, Basketball, Soccer



  • Happy Birthday to these 5th Graders this week/over the summer:

Jayden Thomas- May 15th

Cassie Bass- May 15th

Olivia Thompson-May 15th

Brayden Wells- May 17th

Dylan Royster- May 19th

Nathan Leonard- May 22nd

Evan Mason- May 26th

Paige Crudup- May 27th

Kyla Boone- May 28th


Leila Gonzalez- June 1st

Luke Glover- June 5th

Braydon Gaddy- June 7th

Cameron Ray- June 12th

Max Swaim- June 15th

Autumn Perry- June 18th

Hannah Miller- June 22nd

Chase Jordan- June 30th


  • The following middle academy students competed in the FBLA regional competition in December and the online virtual State Competition this year! Here are 2020 State Winners for EWA! 

Hunter Smith - 2nd place in the state Business Computer Technology!

Skylar Carroll - 3rd place in the state Digital Citizenship!

Grayson Warren - 3rd place in the state Business Etiquette!

Top 10 finishers in NC:

Miranda McCullough - Parliamentary procedure

Katelyn Nguyen - Business Communication

Niko Smith - Business Concepts

Top 25 finisher in NC:

Sebastian Lopez-Chavarria - Elevator speech



We'll be conducting our Doctor Minecraft class in which kids have a fun time learning about germs/pathogens and explore various drug delivery approaches while creating projects/games in Minecraft.  Kids love Minecraft, so let's get them learning while playing! It will be conducted every Saturday online on 5/16-6/6 from 10-11AM EST. Register here.

Shelby Jones

STEM Lead Coach

STEM For Kids, LLC

Watch UNC-TV Science Now Story

Watch TWC News Coverage

Watch ABC News Coverage

Read International Franchising Association Magazine Story  





  • Student Support Team: As our time apart lengthens and family stressors increase, we need to remember that the school does have supports in place for you and your family.  Our student support team has been working tirelessly behind the scenes to support kids.  Please see the resources and contact information they have in place.  

  • The Student Support Team has finalized our website and created our first newsletter

  • Student Support Team Newsletter:  https://www.smore.com/zbfpx

Please remember that our Student Support Team is in place to help provide care and support during this time. They have information about resources and can support your child's/families SEL.