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April 27, 2020
For the latest schedule of events, please click here . More information on events is offered in the description section of each event on CCA's Master Google Calendar. Learn how to add events from our calendar to your's at https://www.cherrycreekacademy.org/master_calendar.
Students Council Presents: Entertainment Week
Our Student Council has organized a week full of fun for our community! Learn all about it here. And don't forget to email your pictures to Mrs. Wagner for a chance to be featured in a collage on our social media platforms.
Teacher Appreciation Week: May 4 - 8, 2020:
Our awesome room parents have organized the following Teacher Appreciation Week, which will be different than CCA has done in the past. For more information, please see the below information. If you have any questions, please contact the room parent listed in the links below or Sara Castro, at aaron.sara.castro@gmail.com .

With the school closure, our teachers are working harder than ever to educate our kids. Like everything else, Teacher Appreciation Week will be different than before. For more information about how you can show your appreciation, please click on your teacher’s name or group.  
PLEASE NOTE: all suggestions are completely optional and voluntary.

If you have more than one student and plan to contribute to class gifts, please do so for each student separately.

2019-2020 Board Election
We have had 4 well-qualified candidates apply for the 3 open seats on the CCA Board. Therefore, Cherry Creek Academy will  hold an election for our community to select the new Board members. This open election will commence on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at 8:00 am, through Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at 3:00 pm. 

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. All emails must be updated by Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 12:00 pm.

Cherry Creek Academy will host a virtual Meet the Candidates Night on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. Our community is invited to attend this event and will have the opportunity to ask our Board Candidates questions. More information on how to attend the Meet the Candidates night will be available soon. If you would like to submit a question for one or more of the candidates prior to Meet the Candidates night, please click here . These questions will be addressed at the virtual meeting.

Please view the candidate introduction videos below. You can also visit the 2019-2020 Board Election website here .
News
Mathletes Success
Our Middle School Mathletes are in the final 4 of the Math Madness competition and our Elementary Mathletes have also been doing great and are still in the competition too! We are so proud of them!
Social Media Highlights
Last week we shared some fun things on our social media including this one on Twitter that features a very creative 2nd grader, this one on Facebook with a special message from Maverick, this one on Instagram for Earth Day, and Mr. Mahan's Weekly News Report on YouTube! You can subscribe to all of our social media platforms by clicking on the icons below.
Teacher & Support Staff of the Year: Vote Now
It’s time to nominate CCA staff for our 2019-2020 Teacher and Support Staff of the Year ! Please click here to submit your vote by this Friday, May 1, 2020 .  
Wholesome Foods Refund: Available Now
Due to the Covid-19 school closure, you may have remaining funds in your Wholesome Food Services balance. Please request a refund by emailing support@wholesomefoodservices.com . CCA will not be utilizing Wholesome Food Services for the 2020-2021 school year so remaining lunch balances cannot be carried over to next school year .
Yearbooks Still Available
You can still purchase a 2019-2020 yearbook. If you are interested in purchasing this year's yearbook, please visit TreeRing.com and enter our school code: 1013808470921971 .
Cherry Creek Academy is Hiring
If you are interested in applying to Cherry Creek Academy, please email your resume & cover letter to:  careers@cherrycreekacademy.org .

Openings:

Tech Tips
Please remember to have your child(ren) restart their computer every Friday morning. This will update their Chromebook & help with other issues.
Spilled drinks can ruin your computer! Please don't have drinks or food near your Chromebooks!
Community News & Resources
Free Meals from CCSD
CCA students are invited to receive breakfast and lunch distributions. C CSD will provide free grab-and-go breakfast and lunch meals to kids 18 and younger, including our CCA students.

S tudents will receive meals for Monday and Tuesday on Monday, for Wednesday and Thursday on Wednesday, and for Friday on Friday.

Please see the district website for more information, including times and locations.
Food Bank Sites and Information
Cherry Creek Schools is honored to partner with a number of food banks and community resources during this unique time. These resources are available those who are in need in the CCA community. Please click here for Cherry Creek Schools Food Bank Sites and Information page.
The Curtis Center for the Arts: Free Online Art Classes
The Curtis Center for the Arts is offering several live & pre-recorded art classes online! All of these offerings are FREE and do not require registration. Learn more here .
The Parent Connection
The Parent Connection is sent to parents and community subscribers twice a month with information about student, school and district achievements, financial information, staff, events, board policy and more.     Subscribe to The Parent Connection here .

Please click   here to read the lastest Parent Connection newsletter from CCSD.
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