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2019 - 2020 Enrollment
An email and text message containing the CCA Enrollment Form was sent yesterday. If you did not receive this email, please contact Caitlin Sullivan , our Admissions Director, at CSullivan@CherryCreekAcademy.org .
Please note that Enrollment Forms are due no later than Friday, March 29th at 8:00 a.m
Tuesday, March 12
  • Boys Volleyball Photos: 4:00 p.m.
  • Board Meeting
Wednesday, March 13
  • RESCHEDULED FOR 3/25: Boys Volleyball -Home- Cherry Hills Christian
Thursday, March 14
  • Pi(e) Day
  • Girls Soccer Informational Meeting: 3:45 p.m.
  • Boys Volleyball -Away- Platte River Academy
Friday, March 15
  • Pastries with Parents: 7:30 a.m
  • PTO Meeting: 8:05 a.m.
  • Safe Technology Presentation: 9:05 a.m.
  • Third Quarter Ends
Monday, March 18 - 22
  • Spring Break!
CBS Denver Features Ms. Kapner & Her 1st Grade Class
“Together With Karen Leigh” on CBS4 highlights what Coloradans are doing to make the communities where we live even better! Airing during evening news on 3/08/19 & 03/10/19 , CCA's Ms. Kapner & her awesome 1st graders made their cameo.
Morning Tutoring Schedule
Multicultural Festival: Volunteers Needed
March 29 at Cherry Creek High School
Are you excited about celebrating the different cultures of the world with a fun filled evening of music, dance, food, and activities from various countries? 

The  2019  CCA Multicultural Festival will be celebrated on Friday, March 29, 2019 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. Friday at  Cherry Creek High School  (Information Center Building).

The following countries/continents/cultures will be represented at our festival this year: Mexico, Tajikistan, Russia, Ireland, India, Lebanon, Tatarstan, and Ethiopia!

We need more countries represented!

To volunteer to represent a country:

To volunteer for general duties:
Pastries for Parents
Friday, March 15: 7:30 a.m.
Today is the last day to RSVP for this awesome event. You can reserve your spot by clicking here.
March PTO Meeting
Friday, March 15: 8:05 a.m.
Please join our PTO this Friday, March 15, 2019 at 8:05 a.m., for their monthly meeting.Younger siblings are always welcome.
Tech Safety & Secret Apps
Friday, March 15: 9:05 a.m.
Join CCA mom, local attorney, and public speaker, Dani Diercks Farrell as she presents valuable information on how to keep our tech savvy children safe in a technology driven society. For more information, please click here.
6th Annual Fun Run
Friday, May 3
The CCA Foundation's goal is to raise   over $20,000   to contribute to instructional materials and technology tools that would significantly enhance CCA’s learning environment, and the new gifted and talented program.

WE NEED SPONSORS!!!    If you or someone you know is interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Cyndy Holmes. You can also find sponsorship information on our website by clicking   here .
Attention CCA Alumni: Scholarship Available
Applications due April 17
The CCA Foundation is offering a $1,000 scholarship for current seniors in high school.

Alumni who attended CCA through 8 th   grade (and are presently graduating seniors) are eligible for this scholarship and may use it toward their college of choice. Information will soon be mailed to all potential candidates and completed applications are due back no later than April 17, 2019. 

If you have not received a letter, but would like to be considered, please contact Caitlin Sullivan , our Admissions Director.
Accelerated Reader Reading Competition
February 25 - March 28
Our K - 6 students are doing an amazing job in the AR Reading Competition. Both teams earned Cool Shades Day last week.

The Dolphins have kept their lead this week with 1574 points and have earned a special activity during library. Sharks are not far behind with 1311 points and are well on their way to earning their special activity too! Keep up the great work everyone! For more information on the competition, click here.
Pi(e) Day: Pie Please
Thursday, March 14
Pi Day, March 14, 2019 is an annual celebration for CCA middle school students. We are looking for volunteers to make this event a success. Even though this is a middle school event, Elementary school parents are welcome to volunteer and/or bring in pies. For information on signing up to volunteer, please click here for more information.
Volunteer Needed
Earn Double Hours

The PTO's Used Uniform Committee is looking for a few volunteers to help organize and tidy up the PTO storage space. To schedule a time to volunteer, please email Nikki Takacs , Committee Chair, at useduniformspto@cherrycreekacademy.org.
March is Youth Art Month. The Youth Art Month Art Reception has been postponed to Thursday, March 14, 2019 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at The Curtis Center for the Arts . If you are not able to make it for the reception, the exhibit runs through Saturday, March 30, 2019. The Curtis Center's hours are M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and Sat 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Congratulations to the following students who have been selected by CCA's Art Teachers to represent our school.

Anna F., Margaret O., James S., Manuela U., Chloe W., Jackson F., Katherine L., Sophia P., Caleb A., Maral G., Lukas M., Zane A., Eddie B., Anna C., AJ D., Natalia H., Abby P., Ethan Z., Ritvik K., Hem M., Noah R., Reid A., Lev B., Skye F., Ella H., HyoJae L., Nicholas S., Andreas T., Joelle W., Saxton A., Sophie C., Emma H., Isabella S., Maggie L., Aadya K., Sophia M., Jacob S., Nikayla S.
Cookies & Canvas
Friday, April 12
Junior Achievement (JA) Day
Tuesday, April 30
JA programs "equip students with the tools they need to find their own success in our competitive and challenging global workforce."  

In order to make this day a success, CCA relies on volunteers. JA provides each volunteer with an age appropriate curriculum designed to provide hands-on activities. CCA is in need of two volunteers for each classroom. 


Mathletes: Summer Camp
July 8 - July 11
CCA Mathletes are planning to host a math filled summer camp from Monday, July 8 - Thursday, July 11. Campers will develop skills to solve complicated mathematical problems. The fee for this camp is yet to be determined.

Morning session:  8 a.m.-12 p.m. ( snacks and drinks included)

Afternoon session : 1 - 5 pm. ( Snacks and drinks included)
Eagle Athletics
The Boys Volleyball team is off to a great start this season. They have been practicing hard and it really shows. Click here to check out their calendar so you can come cheer them on during this week's ga me. Please note, tomorrow's game has been rescheduled for 03/25/2019.
Girls soccer season is right around the corner. There will be an informational meeting this Thursday after school. Click here preview the Soccer season calendar.
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2019 Board Election & Meeting Information
Please join the CCA Board for their monthly meeting, tonight, March 12, at 6:00 p.m. in our library.
Nomination & Biography forms for the CCA Board of Directors election are available here .

ALL NOMINATION FORMS ARE DUE APRIL 12, 2019 AT 3:00 P.M.

There are three open positions on the Board for the 2019 Election. The term for each Board position is three years.

It is important for all candidates to truly understand the roles and responsibilities of joining the Board prior to considering a Board position. Please review the Candidate Eligibility Requirements listed below.
  • Potential candidates must attend a minimum of two (2) regular CCA Board meetings during the nine (9) months prior to the April Board meeting. The March Board meeting is an eligible meeting for this requirement.

  • Potential candidates must interview with at least one (1) current Board member prior to the nomination form submittal deadline.

  • Potential candidates must agree to complete all required "Board modules" if elected. They must also agree to abide by the Code of Conduct, Duty of Care and Loyalty and Conflict of Interests policies.

  • Potential candidates must agree to abide by the CCA Non-Negotiables.

  • CCA staff members and spouses of CCA staff members are not allowed to run for the CCA Board.

  • Only one parent or legal guardian per family may serve on the CCA Board at the same time.

  • In order to be eligible to run for the CCA Board, candidates must have at least one student who is returning to CCA for the 2019-20 school year.

  • In order to be eligible to run for the CCA Board, candidates must have completed and have documented at least 50% of their annual volunteer hours by the time of nomination.

For more details about the Election process, please click here to download the Board Election Policy.

The Election will be held by electronic ballot. A unique and confidential electronic ballot will be sent to the email address listed in PowerSchool for each parent/guardian. Please visit my.cherrycreekschools.org by clicking here to verify or update your email address in PowerSchool.

If you have questions about the election, please click here  to email the Election Committee

IN THE EVENT MORE THAN THREE QUALIFIED CANDIDATES ARE NOMINATED FOR THE CCA BOARD, AN ELECTION WILL BE HELD COMMENCING WEDNESDAY, MAY 15, 2019, AND ENDING WEDNESDAY, MAY 22, 2019.