March 2016

March 31  

CFA Football spring training may begin - 10 days between March 31 and May 20

(5 days without pads; 5 days with pads); may use one day for spring game or jamboree


April 2016

April 4

ACAA State Track and Field registration due in ACEA Office

April 5

Last day to add players to Baseball and Softball rosters

April 7

CFA Spring Planning Meeting and Athletic Committee Meeting @ Brooklane Baptist Academy

April 7

Last day for Soccer league play

April 8-9

Soccer rain/make-up dates

April 11

Soccer Semi-Finals

April 11

Academic and Spiritual Life Committee Meeting @ Bible Methodist Christian School, Pell City

April 12-14

AACS National Academic, Bible, and Fine Arts Competition @ Bob Jones University, Greenville, SC

April 16

Soccer Championship - hosted by Cullman Christian School, Cullman

April 16

Volleyball Scheduling Meeting @ Chilton Christian Academy, Jemison

April 21

ACAA State Track and Field Meet @ University of Montevallo, Montevallo

Rain Date: Monday, April 25

April 22

Last day for Baseball and Softball league play

April 25-26

Baseball and Softball rain/makeup dates

April 28-29

Baseball and Softball tie-breaker dates

April 29

Achievement Testing ends


May 2016

May 2-3

Baseball and Softball playoff/sub-state dates

May 6-7

ACAA State Baseball and Softball Tournament @ New Life Christian Academy, Millbrook

May 20

CFA Football spring training ends


June 2016


July 2016

July 11-15

AACS Youth Legislative Training Conference, Arlington, VA/Washington, DC      

July 11
Volleyball practice may begin

July 18

Volleyball eligibility material due in ACEA Office

July 22-28

CFA Football practice may begin without pads

July 25 -29

ACEA Annual Regional Meetings

July 29 - August 12

CFA Football practice may begin with pads; may play a jamboree game


August 2016

July 29 - August 12

CFA Football practice may begin with pads; may play a jamboree game

August 1
Volleyball league play may begin

August 5

CFA Football eligibility material due in ACEA Office

August 19

CFA Football league play may begin


September 2016

September 2

Last day to add players to Volleyball rosters

September 10
Athletic Committee Meeting and Winter Sports (Basketball) Scheduling Meeting @ Chilton Christian Academy, Jemison

September 12-14

AACS National Legislative Conference

September 16

Last day to add players to CFA Football roster (Must wait 5 school days to play)

September 19

Preliminary Bible Quizzing #1 - Hosted by Bible Methodist Christian School, Pell City

September 26

Golf Invitational - Hosted by Bethel Baptist School, Hartselle

September 30

Last day for junior high Volleyball league play


October 2016

October 3-4

Junior high Volleyball tie-breaker dates

October 4

Last day for varsity Volleyball league play

October 6-7

Varsity Volleyball tie-breaker dates

October 8

ACAA Junior High Volleyball Regional Tournaments

Region A - North @ TBD

Region B - South @ Meadowview Christian School, Selma

October 10-11

Varsity Volleyball sub-state dates

October 14-15

ACAA State Junior High Championship game and Varsity Volleyball Tournament @ Oxford High School, Oxford

October 17

Basketball practice may begin

October 19-21

Christian Educators' Convention - Calvary Baptist Church/Academy, Huntsville

October 22

Volleyball All Star Exhibition - Varsity Girls @ Marion Academy, Marion

October 24

Basketball eligibility due in the ACEA office

October 25

Preliminary Bible Quizzing #2 - Hosted by Mountain View Baptist School, Birmingham

October 28

CFA Football playoff games

Six Man @ TBD

Eight Man @ TBD

October 31

Cross Country Meet - Hosted by Conecuh Springs Christian School, Union Springs


November 2016

November 4

CFA Football Championship Games

Six Man @ Cahawba Christian Academy, Centreville

Eight Man @ Tuscaloosa Christian School, Cottondale

November 7

Basketball league play may begin

November 14-18

ACEA State Academic Testing Registration and Ordering Online through TestPoint™

(Schools must register and place initial order during this week.)

November 28-December 16

State Academic Testing Window - Online Testing through TestPoint™

November 29

Preliminary Bible Quizzing #3 - Hosted by TBD


December 2016

December 16

State Academic Testing window closes

December 29-30

Alabama / South Carolina Basketball Holiday Classic @ Oxford Civic Center, Oxford


January 2017

January 3

Baseball and Softball throwing and conditioning may begin (no infield/no hitting)

January 3

Baseball and Softball Commitment Contract and fees due in the ACEA office. Last day to commit to Baseball and Softball league play (Requires a $150 per team retainer fee for Baseball and Softball.)

January 9

ACEA State Academic, Bible, and Jr./Sr. High Art Competition registration due to Tabernacle Christian School, Gardendale

January 13

Last day to add players to Basketball rosters

January 14

Athletic Committee Meeting and Spring Sports (Baseball, Softball and Soccer) Scheduling Meeting @ Brooklane Baptist Academy, Hueytown

January 26-27

ACEA State Academic, Bible, and Jr./Sr. High Art Competition @ Tabernacle Christian School, Gardendale

January 27

Last day for Basketball league play for DI and DII Junior High Girls

January 30

Baseball, Softball and Soccer practice may begin


February 2017

February 1

Team pictures and rosters due to Basketball Tournament host school (Jeff Smith) for Basketball Tournament Program Book

February 3

Last day for Basketball league play for DI Junior High Boys, DII Junior High Boys, and DII Varsity Girls

February 4

Junior High Girls' Basketball Tournament @ Chilton Christian Academy, Jemison

February 4

Basketball tie-breaker date for DI Junior High Boys, DII Junior High Boys, and DII Varsity Girls

February 6

Basketball sub-state date for DI Junior High Boys and DII Varsity Girls

February 6

Last day for Basketball league play for DI Varsity Boys, DII Varsity Boys,

and DI Varsity Girls

February 6

Baseball, Softball and Soccer eligibility material due in ACEA Office

February 7-8

AACS National LEAD Conference

February 7

Basketball tie-breaker date for DI Varsity Boys, DII Varsity Boys, and DI Varsity Girls

February 9

Basketball sub-state date for DI Varsity Boys, DII Varsity Boys, and DI Varsity Girl

February 10

ACEA State Fine Arts Competition registration for Junior/Senior High due in ACEA Office

February 10-11

ACAA State Basketball Tournament for DI Junior High Boys, DII Junior High Boys,  and DII Varsity Girls @ Tuscaloosa Christian School, Cottondale

February 16-18

ACAA State Basketball Tournament for DI Varsity Boys, DI Varsity Girls, DII Varsity Boys and Cheer Competition @ Oxford Civic Center, Oxford

February 17

ACEA State Fine Arts Competition registration for Elementary North and South due in ACEA Office

February 20

Baseball, Softball and Soccer league play may begin

February 25

Basketball All Star Games @ Tuscaloosa Christian School, Cottondale


March 2017

March 2-3

ACEA State Junior/Senior High Fine Arts Competition @ Mountain View Baptist School, Birmingham

March 10

ACEA State Elementary Fine Arts Competition - NORTH @ Calvary Baptist Academy, Huntsville

March 17

ACEA State Elementary Fine Arts Competition - SOUTH @ Chilton Christian Academy, Jemison

March 20

Achievement Testing begins

March 20-21

ACEA Annual Pastors and Administrators' Conference and Business Meeting - Hilton Garden Inn, Orange Beach

March 27-May 19  

CFA Football spring training may begin - 10 days between March 27 and May 19

(5 days without pads; 5 days with pads) Schools may use one day for spring game or jamboree


April 2017

April 3

Track and Field registration due in ACEA Office

April 4

Last day to add players to Baseball and Softball rosters

April 4-6

AACS National Academic, Bible, and Fine Arts Competition @ Bob Jones University, Greenville, SC

April 6

CFA Football Spring Planning Meeting and Athletic Directors' Meeting @ Brooklane Baptist Academy, Hueytown

April 7

Last day for Soccer league play

April 7

Archery Championship - Hosted by Conecuh Springs Christian School, Union Springs

April 10-11

Soccer rain/makeup dates

April 13

Soccer semi-final

April 20

ACAA State Track and Field Meet @ TBD

Rain Date: Monday, April 24

April 22

Volleyball Scheduling Meeting @ Chilton Christian Academy, Jemison

April 22

Soccer Championship - Hosted by: Providence Classical School, Huntsville

April 27

Academic and Spiritual Life Committee Meeting and Athletic Committee Meeting @ TBD

April 28

Achievement Testing ends

April 28

Last day for Baseball and Softball league play


May 2017

May 1-2

Baseball and Softball rain/makeup dates

May 4-5

Baseball and Softball tie-breaker dates

May 8-9

Baseball and Softball playoff/sub-state dates

May 12-13

ACAA State Baseball and Softball Tournament @ TBD

May 19

CFA Football spring training ends


~FUTURE DATES TO REMEMBER~

July 24-26, 2017

ACEA Annual Regional Meetings - Sites TBD

September 20-22, 2017

SACS Regional Christian Educators' Convention - Gatlinburg, Tennessee

March 19-20, 2018

ACEA Annual Pastors and Administrators' Conference and Business Meeting @ Hilton Garden Inn, Orange Beach

July 30-August 3, 2018

ACEA Annual Regional Meetings - Sites TBD

September 26-28, 2018

ACEA Christian Educators' Convention - Oxford Civic Center, Oxford

March 18-19, 2019

ACEA Annual Pastors and Administrators' Conference and Business Meeting @ Hilton Garden Inn, Orange Beach