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The Arke

A Cheer-ful Victory

Tori Ellison, Journalist

October 11, 2017

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Just a couple weekends ago, Lake Oconee Academy’s very first high school competitive cheer squad brought home a first place JV division trophy to start off the beginning of their season. After a grueling workout throughout t...

The Pulsera Project: Helping Communities Across the Globe

Mahnoor Sultan, Journalist

October 11, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

The Pulsera Project is a nonprofit organization that educates, empowers, and connects Central American artists with students in more than 1,900 U.S. schools through the sale of colorful handwoven bracelets, or "pulseras" in Spa...

Welcome to High School, Kids

Katie Tran, Journalist

September 17, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

High School is a fairly new concept for Lake Oconee Academy. With its first graduating class this upcoming May, these older students are ready to ship off to college. So for any new freshmen or concerned high schoolers in gen...

LOA Gets a Glimpse of Federal Reserve

Chandler Pearson, Journalist

December 9, 2016

Filed under News, Student Life

On November 18th, Lake Oconee Academy students were visited by Carlos Fuentes, charismatic vice president of Strategy and Architecture at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Fuentes spoke about the background and logistics of...

LOA Gears Up for Elections

Chandler Pearson, Journalist

November 14, 2016

Filed under News, Student Life

On November 8, 2016, citizens of the United States of America will be voting on who they want as their 45th president of the United States. The elections are reaching everyone in the country, including those at the local level of Gre...

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Takes on Fields of Faith

Chandler Pearson, Journalist

October 19, 2016

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LOA, Greene County, Putnam County, and Morgan County students gathered together on October 5th from 7-8 PM to worship on Greene County High School’s football field. Greene County’s new FCA coordinator, Steve Hagan, worked with...

LOA Named SAT and ACT Test Center

Lauren Hatfield

September 20, 2016

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Lake Oconee Academy has been named an SAT and ACT test center. Currently, many students are taking the PSAT or, The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. The scores from the PSAT are used to determine the qu...

LOA Welcomes Zuzu Acrobats

Bailey Ballard, Journalist

September 6, 2016

Filed under News, Student Life

 On Tuesday, Aug. 23 students at Lake Oconee Academy were surprised by a visit from the ZuZu Acrobats. The ZuZu Acrobats, a group of performers who come together to teach people about the culture of Africa and show off acrobati...

Peach State Pride Visits LOA

Chandler Pearson, Journalist

September 6, 2016

Filed under News, Student Life

The students of LOA have been waiting for fresh new looks in the LOA Armory for a while. This year, the Entrepreneurship class, headed by Jennifer Blythe, has taken over the Armory and revamped the whole store. Throughout ...

Changing ME to “WE” Through AP

Natalie Ansley, Journalist

September 6, 2016

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This year, LOA’s AP Spanish, AP Art, and AP Human Geography classes, have been gifted with the opportunity to take part in a world impact project that changes lives for the better. The WE Service project offers students a ch...

The Origin of “The Arke”

Chandler Pearson, Journalist

September 6, 2016

Filed under News, Student Life

It’s a new year here at LOA, which brings about new beginnings for all sorts of endeavors here at school. This year, the LOA Journalism class has been started that is composed of multiple “double agents” that must assume th...

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