8th Grade Volleyball: STATE BOUND!

Submitted by sgroll on Tue, 03/13/2018 - 12:27

On Monday, March 12, 2018 the A-C Central 8th Grade Volleyball Team played in the Sectional Championship at Greenfield.  The Lady Knights bested the Carrollton Lady Hawks in two sets to qualify for the IESA State Volleyball Tournament.  The Lady Knights will be in action on Friday, March 16, 2018 at 7:00 PM in Auburn, Illinois as they take on Kewanee Westfield in Round 1 of the 8th Grade State Volleyball Tournament. 

Congratulations to the team and coaches! Go Knights!


Submitted by tpage on Mon, 03/12/2018 - 14:19

The Seventh Grade Volleyball team took 3rd place at the IESA State Volleyball Tournament this past weekend.  On Friday night they defeated Findlay-Okaw Valley to earn their spot in the Final Four.  On Saturday, they fell to Mt. Pulaski, but then defeated the Gardner Tigers in the Consolation game to win 3rd place.  Congratulations Coach Privia and the Seventh Grade Team!  GO KNIGHTS!!!

Special Awards from IEPA Contest

Submitted by sgroll on Thu, 03/08/2018 - 14:01

Three sixth grade students at A-C Central Jr. High were selected to receive a special award from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency’s poster and poetry contest.This contest was held for all 5th and 6th graders across the state of Illinois. The students prepared for the contest in Dena Leinberger’s Science class. Connor DeFord and Landon Eilers were recognized in the top 50 for their Poetry/Prose. Landon Eilers and Jayce Privia were recognized in the top 50 for their posters. All will be honored at a reception Springfield Saturday, April 21st. Congratulations to all winners!

Regional Science Fair Participants

Submitted by sgroll on Thu, 03/08/2018 - 13:59

The following students from A-C Central Middle School will be participating in the Regional Science Fair held at Lincoln Land Community College on Saturday, March 24th: Ainsley Mahoney and Jacob Shannon, Kaylee Leinberger and Payton Marr, Tate Behrends, Will Boston and Gavin Arthalony. The Science Fair sponsor is Dena Leinberger. Good Luck to all participants!

A-C 8th Grader Walker Witherell STATE BOUND in Wrestling

Submitted by sgroll on Wed, 03/07/2018 - 10:13

On Saturday, March 3, 2018 A-C Central 8th Grader Walker Witherell qualified for the IESA State Wrestling Meet! 

Walker will travel to Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois on Friday, March 9th to compete in the 90 pound division. 

Congratulations to the PORTA  junior high state bound wrestlers!!!
Walker Witherell, Gavan Dick, & Colby Flanders

STATE BOUND 7th Grade Volleyball Team!

Submitted by sgroll on Tue, 03/06/2018 - 14:25

On Monday, March 5, 2018 the A-C Central 7th Grade Volleyball Team claimed a victory over Carrollton in the 7-2A Sectional Championship.  The win propels the 7th Grade Lady Knights to the State Tournament and will play on Friday, March 9, 2018 at 8:15 PM in Pawnee.

Congratulations to Coach Privia, Coach Allen, and the 7th Grade Vollyeball Team!!

7th Grade Volleyball Win Regional Championship

Submitted by sgroll on Fri, 03/02/2018 - 10:34

On Thursday, March 1, 2018 the 7th Grade Girls Volleyball team won the 7-2A Regional Championship over the Payson-Seymour Braves.  The Lady Knights won in two hard fought matches and will face Carrollton in the Sectional Championship on Monday, March 5, 2018. the Sectional  game will be at 6:30 PM at the Pete Gutman Memorial Gymnasium in Ashland.  Please come out and cheer on our 7th Grade girls as the compete for an opportunity to play in the State Volleyball Tournament. 

Congratulations to Coaches Privia and Allen and the 7th Grade Volleyball Team!

Senior of the Month for January: Tanner Stephens

Submitted by sgroll on Thu, 02/22/2018 - 09:23

Senior Tanner Stephens has been recognized as the January 2018 Student of the Month for A-C Central High School.  Tanner was recognized at the February Board of Education meeting.  Tanner was described as...

All-State Jazz Choir

Accomplished student and musician

Very polite

Well mannered

Always positive

Respectful, kind, always goes above and beyond

Passionate about and dedicated to his musical talent