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September 16, 2019
Upcoming Events
  • PTO Fundraiser
For more information on CCA events, please see the Master Calendar or the Red, White & Blue Calendar.
Tuesday, September 17
  • Core Knowledge Event: Constitution Day: 9:15 - 11:15 a.m.
Friday, September 20
  • PTO Meeting: 8:05 a.m.
  • K-4 Mathmagician Assembly: 1:15 - 2 p.m.
  • K-4 Fall Fundraiser Assembly: 2 - 2:15 p.m.
  • 5-8 Mathmagician Assembly: 1:15 - 2 p.m.
  • 5-8 Fall Fundraiser Assembly: 2 - 2:15 p.m.
  • Student Council Event: Middle School Movie Night: 5 - 7:00 p.m.
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CCA families must be registered for Champions. Like the CCSD and Wholesome Food Services registrations, this must be done each year. Champions will no longer accept students who are not registered. Please visit the Champions website today to ensure that your account is up to date.
Wholesome Food Services is here to help you ensure your child receives a delicious, healthy school lunch they will love.
  • You can place orders up until 1 PM the day before delivery
  • You can order up to 60 days in advance
  • You can cancel up until 8 a.m. the day of delivery
If you have questions or need help call us at 800.872.0226 or email us at .
CCA's 8th grade is excited to invite you to their 2019 Constitution Museum to celebrate the Constitution's "birthday"! We be hosting our museum on September 17th from 9:15-11:15 a.m. in the gym. We hope to see you there!
Fly like an Eagle
Friday's Fly like an Eagle Day was a huge success! Students participated in team building activities, practiced yoga, helped create and amazing patchwork project, and enjoyed a delicious lunch! Thank you to our amazing Fly like an Eagle Committee and all of our awesome volunteers for helping create such a wonderful day for our students.
PTO's Fall Fundraiser
Student Council
Student Council invites students in grades 5 - 8 to Movie Night!

Student Council's Middle School Movie Night will be on September 20th from 5 to 7:00 p.m. and will feature original animated Lion King.

Admission to movie night is free, but there will be snacks and pizza available for purchase. Snack Shack items will be $1, and pizza slices will be $2. They will also offer a bundle deal that will feature soda, candy or chips, popcorn and and 2 pieces of pizza for $5.
And don't forget, Snack Shack is open on Fridays during middle school lunch periods! There are tons of delicious goodies for sale! Everything is ONLY $1!
Extracurricular Activities
Lego Club starts this week!

Grades K - 2: Intro to STEM using LEGOs
  • Tuesdays, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
  • September 17th - November 12th
  • $153 for the 8 week session

You can register by clicking here. Click here for more information.

*Please note, Lego Club for grades 3 - 5 was cancelled due to low enrollment.
The CCA's Girls Volleyball team has an away game today, at American Academy Castle Pines, and home games tomorrow and Thursday. Come cheer them on!
The CCA's Boys Soccer team has a home game Thursday. Come cheer them on!
Cross Country has scheduled many meets for this season. Please click here to view their race schedule. If you have any questions, please email Coach Nolen at or Coach Nistal at . They would love anyone available to come out and cheer them on.
Please visit Cherry Creek Academy's Clubs and Extracurricular Activity page here . This page has a link to all individual club and activity Google calendars.

Please note:  Students NOT picked up from school by 3:50 p.m. or 15 minutes after the last dismissal time from classes or after school activities such as clubs, team sports, or tutoring, will be sent to Champions and families will be charged a supervision fee when the child(ren) is picked up.  All families are required to register their student(s) on Champions website to ensure each student’s emergency information is on file.
We have lots of wonderful volunteer opportunities right now!
Per the  Cherry Creek Academy Volunteer Policy , all parents/legal guardians of children at CCA shall volunteer as outlined below:  
• Two parent family – 40 hours, per school year (both parents in the same household) 
• Joint parenting family – 20 hours each parent, a total of 40 hours, per school year (parents in separate households, but both responsible for child’s care) 
• Single parent family – 20 hours, per school year (one parent solely responsible for child’s care)
Our PTO Fundraising Committee needs your help! They are still looking for a Fundraiser Chair. If you are interested, please email . They are also looking for volunteers to help distribute prizes during lunch on Fridays! Please click here to sign up to volunteer.
Employment Opportunities at Cherry Creek Academy
If you are interested in applying to Cherry Creek Academy please email your resume & cover letter to: .

Community Events
Kent Denver Open House
Kent Denver is excited to invite prospective CCA families to see their  inspirational educators "in action" at Kent Denver's Open House event,  Experience Kent Denver  on Saturday, Sept. 21st at 9:45 a.m.  All academic departments from Athletics, to College Counseling, to Financial Aid, and more, will be in attendance to greet and inform interested families. The will also have live music provided by our very own Quincy Avenue Rhythm Band. For more information, please click here.
Cherry Creek School District Parent Information Network (P.I.N.)
On October 1st and 8th, P.I.N. will host presentations titled "Making Relationships Work: Skills for Families, Friends, and Romantic Attachments." For complete information on this event, please click here.

For a complete list of this year's presentations, please click here .
The Regis Jesuit Varsity Poms Mini Clinic for students in grades K- 8 will be on October 5th from 2 - 5 p.m. in the Girls Division Gym. Parent performance will be at the Girls Volleyball game on Tuesday, October 8th at 6:00 p.m. To register, please click here. For more information, please click here.
Hula Frog: A Chance for CCA to win $1000
Click here for more information on how to win.
Cherry Creek Schools Parent Academy
Rethinking Challenging Behavior
Using Collaborative Problem Solving
A new parenting approach to prevent and
solve behavior challenges

Walnut Hills Elementary
8195 E. Costilla Blvd.
Centennial 80112
Dates: Wednesdays, 10/23, 10/30, 11/13, and 11/20
Time: 5-6:30 p.m.

Cost: $20 includes light snacks and class materials

Click here for more information.
7th Annual Cardboard Challenge
Wednesday, October 30, 2019; 4:30 - 7 p.m.
The Cardboard Challenge is a celebration of child creativity and the role communities can play in fostering it inspired by the short film, “Caine’s Arcade.” Kids are challenged to create and build using cardboard, recycled materials and their imagination. This provides our students a unique opportunity outside of the classroom to innovate, create and shine! For more information, please click here .
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