The Arke

Tiny Home: Small Steps Forward

Katie Tran, Journalist

April 15, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Denim and Diamonds, a huge fundraiser for the LOA Foundation, is just around the corner. At the event, auctions will be held for tiny homes. These homes, by the Engineering Classes of LOA, were built from ground up right here...

Murder Mystery

Katie Tran, Journalist

April 2, 2018

Filed under Student Life

A recent trend in group activities is Escape the Room. This challenge is taken upon a group of friends who pay to solve a mystery. There’s many locations in Georgia including Athens, Atlanta, and more. Americans have been r...

Traditions, Talent

Katie Tran, Journalist

March 6, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Traditions is quite a concept at Lake Oconee Academy; being a little over 10 years old, this school has grown exponentially and with it many traditions have emerged. From homecoming week to school dances, LOA has the trendiest t...

Beta on my Mind

Katie Tran, Journalist

January 30, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The National Beta Club is an organization of students across the country who aim to serve others. Students are invited by teachers if they meet the expectations of All A’s (average) and good behavior. The Lake Oconee Academy Beta Cl...

Fly High. High School

Fly High. High School

November 13, 2017

A Cheer-ful Victory

Tori Ellison, Journalist

October 11, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

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...

Ringing In Junior Year Right

Hannah Walker, Journalist

October 11, 2017

Filed under Student Life

September 21, 2017 marks the second annual Junior Ring Ceremony here at LOA. Students of the class of 2019 gathered together in the auditorium along with close friends and family to celebrate the happy occasion of receiving the...

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...

College Experiences for Seniors

Mahnoor Sultan, Journalist

September 20, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Lake Oconee Academy will have their first graduating class of Seniors in May of 2018! Many seniors aspire to attend to their dream college and feel confident in doing so. According to College Board,the summer before your senior year is the be...

Microwaves at LOA are Making a Macro- Impact

Tori Ellison, Journalist

September 17, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Nearly a decade after Lake Oconee Academy was established the upper school student body finally received one of the greatest inventions of the twentieth century: the microwave. Courtesy of Stephen Kent, father to one of the uppe...

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