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  • PRESCHOOL NEWSLETTER

    PRESCHOOL/PRE-K NEWSLETTER - WEEK 6   OCT 18, 2021

    FALL FUNDRAISER STARTS TODAY!!!  CCA is selling popcorn, candles, and coffee to help raise funds for playground equipment and improvements.  Please take a look at the items and help support our school.  Fundraiser ends October 29.

    THIS WEEK WE ARE STUDYING:

    LETTER: Hh

    NUMBER: 8

    SHAPE: Heart

    COLOR: Pink

    BIBLE VERSE: Humble yourself in the sight of the Lord and He shall lift you up.  James 4:10

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

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    PRESCHOOL/PRE-K NEWSLETTER - WEEK 6   OCT 11, 2021

    THIS WEEK WE ARE STUDYING:

    LETTER: Ff

    NUMBER: 6

    SHAPE: Oval

    COLOR: Purple

    BIBLE VERSE: Fear not for I am with thee!  Psalm 56:3

    ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: OFF WEEK OCT 11-15

    NO SCHOOL 

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    PRESCHOOL/PRE-K NEWSLETTER - WEEK 5   OCT 4, 2021

    THIS WEEK WE ARE STUDYING:

    LETTER: Ee

    NUMBER: 5

    SHAPE: Oval

    COLOR: Yellow

    BIBLE VERSE: Even a child is known by his doings.  Proverbs 20:11

    School-wide PICTURE DAY Oct 4 (Preschool-6th Grade) 7:30am – 12:30pm

    FIELD TRIPS THUR AND FRI:

    Kids need to be at the school at least 30 min prior to departure time

    PERMISSION SLIPS and MONEY ARE DUE NOW!  

    Location: Prairie Home Farms, 7790 N Altas Rd, CDA

    Cost: $10 each – DUE BY WED, OCT 6 – please give to teacher

    • Cost includes: a pumpkin, bag of feed to feed animals,
    • Snack of popcorn and cider in the barn
    • Kids and staff will ride the bus; parents can follow in vehicle
    • Kids do not have to ride the bus; they can ride with parents
    • Siblings are welcome; cost is $10 each person
    • Kids need to be at the school at least 30 min prior to departure time

    Here is the timeline for THURSDAY: (Preschool, PreK, Kindergarten, 1st Grade)

    • 9:00am – Load Preschool/Prek on the bus; parents can follow behind
    • 9:15am – Leave CCA
    • 9:45am – Arrive at Prairie Home Farms
    • 10-11am – Tour the pumpkin farm
    • 11am – Leave the farm; drive back to CCA
    • 11:30am – Preschool/Prek arrive back at CCA
    • 11:40am – Load Kindergarten and First Grade on the bus; parents can follow behind
    • 11:50am – Leave CCA
    • 12:20pm – Arrive at Prairie Home Farms
    • 12:30-1:30pm – Tour the pumpkin farm
    • 1:30pm – Leave the farm; drive back to CCA
    • 2:00pm – Kindergarten/First grade arrive back at CCA
    • NO KINDERGARTEN FRIDAY SO MRS. YOUNG CAN TAKE 3RD-6TH GRADE ON THEIR FIELD TRIP

    Here is the timeline for FRIDAY: (2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th Grade)

    • 9:00am – Load 2nd-3rd grade on the bus; parents can follow behind (we are going to Prairie Home Farms, 7790 N Atlas Rd, CDA)
    • 9:15am – Leave CCA
    • 9:45am – Arrive at Prairie Home Farms
    • 10-11am – Tour the pumpkin farm
    • 11am – Leave the farm; drive back to CCA
    • 11:30am – 2nd/3rd grade arrive back at CCA
    • 11:40am – 4th-6th grade on the bus; parents can follow behind
    • 11:50am – Leave CCA
    • 12:20pm – Arrive at Prairie Home Farms
    • 12:30-1:30pm – Tour the pumpkin farm
    • 1:30pm – Leave the farm; drive back to CCA
    • 2:00pm – 3rd-6th grade arrive back at CCA

    NO SCHOOL IN KINDERGARTEN FRIDAY SINCE MRS. YOUNG WILL BE DRIVING THE BUS FOR OLDER STUDENTS

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

     

     

  • Picture Day

    Picture Day is Coming To CCA!

    Monday, Oct 4

    Picture day information and online ordering are now available by visiting www.dorianstudio.com

    and searching for your school’s name.

    Your online order can be placed before and up to four days after picture day

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    PRESCHOOL/PRE-K NEWSLETTER - WEEK 4   SEPT 27, 2021

    PERMISSION SLIPS and MONEY FOR PETTING ZOO ARE DUE NOW!  Students and parent volunteers WILL NOT GO without a signed permission slip with Big Red’s Barn facility and $10 paid by Wednesday.  Kindergarten field trip is Thursday; 1st-2nd grade is Friday. 

    COMING ATTRACTIONS:

    • Sept 30, Oct 1: Big Red’s Barn for K-2nd Grade
    • Oct 4: School-wide picture day (order forms to go home Sept 27)
    • Oct 7-8: Pumpkin Farm Field Trips (permission slips to go home Sept 27)
    • Oct 11-15: Off-week, no school; daycare available

    THIS WEEK WE ARE STUDYING:

    LETTER: Dd

    NUMBER: 4

    SHAPE: Diamond

    COLOR:Yellow

    BIBLE VERSE: Depart from evil and do good.  Psalm 34:14

    COMMUNICATION TOOLS: Please use the following communication tools to keep current with your child’s classroom:

    1. www.jupitergrades.com – Here you can stay connected to your child’s grades and progress.
    2. Facebook: “CornerStone Christian Academy – Post Falls” https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Post-Falls-ID/195143482445?ref=bookmarks
    3. Individual Facebook Pages:
      1. Preschool: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Preschool-Page/274871902628976
      2. Pre-K: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Pre-K-Page/345648642186012
      3. Kindergarten: https://www.facebook.com/CCAKindergarten
      4. First Grade: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-1st-Grade-Page/479222718769276
      5. Second Grade: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-2nd-Grade-Page/494939743852130
      6. Third Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-3rd-Grade-Page-455554741156020/?fref=ts
      7. Fourth Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-4th-Grade-Page-109996166376123/?fref=ts
      8. Fifth/Sixth Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-5th-Grade-Page-101815760547728/

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

     

  • PRESCHOOL NEWSLETTER

    PRESCHOOL/PRE-K NEWSLETTER - WEEK 3   SEPT 20, 2021

    Thank you, parents, for a great start to our new school year!  The kids are all doing amazing and you are a huge contributing factor towards that – WE APPRECIATE YOU!!

    PERMISSION SLIPS FOR PETTING ZOO K-2ND GRADE: Permission slips go home Monday; they will be placed in student cubbies; please sign and return as soon as possible.  Students and parent volunteers WILL NOT GO without a signed permission slip with Big Red’s Barn facility. Our kindergarten field trip date is Sept 30.  The cost is $10 and is due by Wed, Sept 29 (payable to CCA). (see your class newsletter for timeline/details)

    COMING ATTRACTIONS:

    • Sept 30, Oct 1: Big Red’s Barn for K-2nd Grade
    • Oct 4: School-wide picture day (order forms to go home Sept 27)
    • Oct 7-8: Pumpkin Farm Field Trips (permission slips to go home Sept 27)
    • Oct 11-15: Off-week, no school; daycare available

    THIS WEEK WE ARE STUDYING:

    LETTER: Cc

    NUMBER: 3

    SHAPE: Triangle

    COLOR: Green

    BIBLE VERSE: Create in me a clean heart, Oh God.  Psalm 51:10

    COMMUNICATION TOOLS: Please use the following communication tools to keep current with your child’s classroom:

    1. www.jupitergrades.com – Here you can stay connected to your child’s grades and progress.
    2. Facebook: “CornerStone Christian Academy – Post Falls” https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Post-Falls-ID/195143482445?ref=bookmarks
    3. Individual Facebook Pages:
      1. Preschool: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Preschool-Page/274871902628976
      2. Pre-K: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Pre-K-Page/345648642186012
      3. Kindergarten: https://www.facebook.com/CCAKindergarten
      4. First Grade: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-1st-Grade-Page/479222718769276
      5. Second Grade: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-2nd-Grade-Page/494939743852130
      6. Third Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-3rd-Grade-Page-455554741156020/?fref=ts
      7. Fourth Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-4th-Grade-Page-109996166376123/?fref=ts
      8. Fifth/Sixth Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-5th-Grade-Page-101815760547728/

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

     

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    PRESCHOOL/PRE-K NEWSLETTER - WEEK 2   SEPT 13, 2021

    Welcome to Week 2!

    You all did so well last week – let’s do it again for Week 2!

    There will be an OPEN HOUSE THIS TUESDAY so you can meet the staff! Our teachers will be in their classrooms Tuesday evening, September 14th from 5:30-6:30pm for kids to introduce their teachers or show you their classrooms.  We hope you can attend!!

    THIS WEEK WE ARE STUDYING:

    LETTER: Bb

    NUMBER: 2

    SHAPE: Rectangle

    COLOR: Blue

    BIBLE VERSE: Be ye kind, one to another.  Ephesians 4:32

    COMMUNICATION TOOLS: Please use the following communication tools to keep current with your child’s classroom:

    1. www.jupitergrades.com – Here you can stay connected to your child’s grades and progress.
    2. Facebook: “CornerStone Christian Academy – Post Falls” https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Post-Falls-ID/195143482445?ref=bookmarks
    3. Individual Facebook Pages:
      1. Preschool: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Preschool-Page/274871902628976
      2. Pre-K: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Pre-K-Page/345648642186012
      3. Kindergarten: https://www.facebook.com/CCAKindergarten
      4. First Grade: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-1st-Grade-Page/479222718769276
      5. Second Grade: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-2nd-Grade-Page/494939743852130
      6. Third Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-3rd-Grade-Page-455554741156020/?fref=ts
      7. Fourth Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-4th-Grade-Page-109996166376123/?fref=ts
      8. Fifth/Sixth Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-5th-Grade-Page-101815760547728/

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

  • PRESCHOOL NEWSLETTER SEPT 7

    PRESCHOOL/PREK NEWSLETTER – WEEK 1        SEPT 7, 2021

    THIS WEEK WE ARE STUDYING:

    LETTER: Aa

    NUMBER: 1

    SHAPE: Square

    COLOR: Red

    BIBLE VERSE: All Scripture is given by inspiration of God.  2 Timothy 3:16

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    Welcome back CCA Families!

    Everyone at CCA is ready to begin another wonderful year and we hope you are as well!

    COMMUNICATION TOOLS: Please use the following communication tools to keep current with your child’s classroom:

    1. www.jupitergrades.com – Here you can stay connected to your child’s grades and progress.
    2. Facebook: “CornerStone Christian Academy – Post Falls” https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Post-Falls-ID/195143482445?ref=bookmarks
    3. Individual Facebook Pages:
      1. Preschool: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Preschool-Page/274871902628976
      2. Pre-K: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-Pre-K-Page/345648642186012
      3. Kindergarten: https://www.facebook.com/CCAKindergarten
      4. First Grade: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-1st-Grade-Page/479222718769276
      5. Second Grade: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-2nd-Grade-Page/494939743852130
      6. Third Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-3rd-Grade-Page-455554741156020/?fref=ts
      7. Fourth Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-4th-Grade-Page-109996166376123/?fref=ts
      8. Fifth/Sixth Grade: https://www.facebook.com/CornerStone-Christian-Academy-5th-Grade-Page-101815760547728/

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

    MISSING RECORDS?  As we gather the paperwork for a new school year, please make sure you have everything in by September 10.  Mrs. Young will be sending notes home and posting reminders at the secure log-in station in the lobby.

     

     

     

  • Summer Break

    Summer has begun!!  Have a great sunny break! 

    Mrs. Young

    (daycare still available) 

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    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 30 (June 7)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: P Q R

    Number: 16  17  18

    Color: Green    

    Shape: Square

    Bible/Theme: Parables

    K-6TH GRADE FAMILY DAY BRUNCH THIS FRIDAY!!

    K-6th grade students will be providing a Mother’s Day/Father’s Day Brunch on Friday, June 11th from 9-11:00am.  Here are the details:

    WHO IS INVITED: Parents/caregivers for students K-6th grade

    DATE: Friday, June 11th

    LOCATION: CornerStone Christian Academy (wear good walking shoes)

    TIME: 9-11am

    WHAT TO BRING: (please bring June 10-11th)

    Food to bring:

    Am K – 1 quart cut up fruit
    Pm K – 2 dozen desserts
    1st – 2 dozen bagels and cream cheese
    2nd – 2 dozen individual juices
    3rd - forks, spoons, plates, napkins for 400 (see Mrs. Padula)
    4th - 2 dozen muffins
    5/6th - 2 dozen cut up desserts for cake walk

    KEY DATES TO WATCH FOR SUMMER:

    • June 11: Family Day, 9-11am at CCA
    • June 14-18: Off-week; no school
    • June 25: Possible swim day K-6th (if beach is open)
    • July 2: Possible swim day K-6th (if beach is open)
    • July 5-9: Off-week; no school
    • July 12-16: Off-week; daycare camp available
    • July 12: Baptism class for those wanting to be baptized; 9am at CCA
    • July 14: Public baptism at the beach (time pending)
    • July 23: Possible swim day K-6th (if beach is open)
    • July 30: Possible swim day K-6th (if beach is open)
    • August 6: Kindergarten graduation, 9am at CCA (bring lawn chair)
    • August 10: Yearbook signing party, 9:30am
    • August 11: CCA Olympics, 9-11:30am
    • August 11: End 4th Qtr
    • August 12: School clean-up day
    • August 13: Family financial check-out required; last day of school
    • August 16-Sept 3: Off-weeks; no school

    SPRING/SUMMER TIME DRESS CODE REMINDERS:

    • No skin-tight clothes; leggings only allowed if shirt goes to the end of your fingertips
    • No flip-flops, or “crocks”
    • No shirts with inappropriate images (i.e. skulls, etc)

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, soda, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

     

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    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 29 (June 1)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: M N O

    Number: 13 14 15

    Color: Blue           

    Shape: Parallelogram

    Bible/Theme: Parables

    Welcome back!  We hope you enjoyed a couple of weeks off!  We have two weeks of school and then another off-week June 14-18.  That off-week will be an off-campus field trip week like last week for those who use daycare. Details of our week’s activities will be provided later.

    K-6TH GRADE FAMILY DAY BRUNCH NEXT FRIDAY!!

    K-6th grade students will be providing a Mother’s Day/Father’s Day Brunch on Friday, June 11th from 9-11:00am.  Here are the details:

    WHO IS INVITED: Parents/caregivers for students K-6th grade

    DATE: Friday, June 11th

    LOCATION: CornerStone Christian Academy (wear good walking shoes)

    TIME: 9-11am

    WHAT TO BRING: (please bring June 10-11th)

    Food to bring:

    Am K – 1 quart cut up fruit
    Pm K – 2 dozen desserts
    1st – 2 dozen bagels and cream cheese
    2nd – 2 dozen individual juices
    3rd - forks, spoons, plates, napkins for 400 (see Mrs. Padula)
    4th - 2 dozen muffins
    5/6th - 2 dozen cut up desserts for cake walk

    KEY DATES TO WATCH FOR SUMMER:

    • June 1: School resumes
    • June 11: Family Day, 9-11am at CCA
    • June 14-18: Off-week; no school
    • June 25: Possible swim day K-6th (if beach is open)
    • July 2: Possible swim day K-6th (if beach is open)
    • July 5-9: Off-week; no school
    • July 12-16: Off-week; daycare camp available
    • July 12: Baptism class for those wanting to be baptized; 9am at CCA
    • July 14: Public baptism at the beach (time pending)
    • July 23: Possible swim day K-6th (if beach is open)
    • July 30: Possible swim day K-6th (if beach is open)
    • August 6: Kindergarten graduation, 9am at CCA (bring lawn chair)
    • August 10: Yearbook signing party, 9:30am
    • August 11: CCA Olympics, 9-11:30am
    • August 11: End 4th Qtr
    • August 12: School clean-up day
    • August 13: Family financial check-out required; last day of school
    • August 16-Sept 3: Off-weeks; no school

    SPRING/SUMMER TIME DRESS CODE REMINDERS:

    • No skin-tight clothes; leggings only allowed if shirt goes to the end of your fingertips
    • No flip-flops, or “crocks”
    • No shirts with inappropriate images (i.e. skulls, etc)

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, soda, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

     

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    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 27 (May 3)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: JKL

    Number: 10 11 12

    Color: Green                 

    Shape: Rectangle

    Bible/Theme: Spring time

    MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH THIS FRIDAY FOR ELEMENTARY STUDENTS!!

    K-6th grade students will be providing a Mother’s Day Brunch on Friday, May 7th  from 9-11:00am.  Here are the details:

    WHO IS INVITED: Moms/caregivers for students K-6th grade

    DATE: Friday, May 7th

    LOCATION: CornerStone Christian Academy (wear good walking shoes)

    TIME: 9-11am

    WHAT TO BRING: (please bring May 6-7th)

    Food to bring:

    Am K – 1 quart cut up fruit
    Pm K – 1 dozen desserts
    1st – 1 dozen bagels and cream cheese
    2nd – 1 dozen individual juices
    3rd - forks, spoons, plates, napkins for 300 (see Mrs. Padula)
    4th - 1 dozen muffins
    5/6th - 1 dozen cut up desserts for cake walk

     

    PARENT CONFERENCES ARE HERE! Please see your child’s teacher for your conference time.  WE HIGHLY RECOMMEND YOU MEET WITH YOUR TEACHER because there are several important topics to cover:

    1. Academic progress
    2. ITBS standardized testing results
    3. Off-week camps registration form
    4. Pass out Silverwood tickets
    5. Check if yearbook and fall deposit are paid
    6. Discuss 4th quarter goals

     

    SPRING TIME DRESS CODE REMINDERS:

    • No skin-tight clothes; leggings only allowed if shirt goes to the end of your fingertips
    • No flip-flops, or “crocks”
    • No shirts with inappropriate images (i.e. skulls, etc)

    KEY DATES TO WATCH FOR APRIL/MAY:

    • May 3-7,13: Kindergarten Parent Conferences
    • May 7: Mother’s Day Program, 9-11:30am
    • May 7: End of 3rd Quarter
    • May 17-28: Off-weeks

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, soda, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

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    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 26 (April 26)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: GHI

    Number: 7 8 9

    Color: Yellow                    

    Shape: Square

    Bible/Theme: Spring time

    Bible Verse: Ye are my friends if ye do whatsoever I command you.  John 15:14

    KEY DATES TO WATCH FOR APRIL/MAY:

    • May 3-7,13: Kindergarten Parent Conferences
    • May 7: Mother’s Day Program, 9-11:30am
    • May 7: End of 3rd Quarter
    • May 17-28: Off-weeks

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, soda, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

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    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 25 (April 19)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: DEF 

    Number: 456

    Color: Orange                      

    Shape: Oval

    Bible/Theme: Spring time

    Bible Verse: Ye are my friends if ye do whatsoever I command you.  John 15:14

    I.T.B.S. TESTING APRIL 19-22:

    Kindergarten through 6th grade will be conducting ITBS (Iowa Tests of Basic Skills) Mon-Thur April 19-22. 

    Tests may include:

    • Vocabulary, Phonics, Reading
    • Listening, Language
    • Math Concepts

    KINDERGARTEN TESTS WILL BE MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY – NO KINDERGARTEN THUR & FRI

    1ST-6TH GRADE TESTS WILL BE MONDAY-THURSDAY

    HERE’S WHAT YOU CAN DO TO HELP:

    • Pack healthy lunches (limit sugar)
    • Give them lots of rest/sleep
    • Be on time – absences and tardies will lead to tests that cannot be made up
    • Be quiet in the hallway and office area
    • Watch for ‘TESTING’ signs on the classroom doors

    Results will be available within a few weeks.  Thank you for helping our kids succeed during this time!

    KEY DATES TO WATCH FOR APRIL/MAY:

    • April 19-22: I.T.B.S. Testing
    • May 3-7,13: Kindergarten Parent Conferences
    • May 7: Mother’s Day Program, 9-11:30am
    • May 7: End of 3rd Quarter
    • May 17-28: Off-weeks

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, soda, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

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    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 24 (April 12)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: ABC     

    Number: 123

    Color: Red                           

    Shape: Rectangle

    Bible/Theme: Spring time

    Bible Verse: Xceeding great and precious promises are given unto us.  2 Peter 1:4

    CLASSROOM NEEDS: Our classrooms could use snack: pretzels, crackers, goldfish, etc

    I.T.B.S. TESTING APRIL 19-22:

    Kindergarten through 6th grade will be conducting ITBS (Iowa Tests of Basic Skills) Mon-Thur April 19-22. 

    Tests may include:

    • Vocabulary, Phonics, Reading
    • Listening, Language
    • Math Concepts

    KINDERGARTEN TESTS WILL BE MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY – NO KINDERGARTEN THUR & FRI

    1ST-6TH GRADE TESTS WILL BE MONDAY-THURSDAY

    HERE’S WHAT YOU CAN DO TO HELP:

    • Pack healthy lunches (limit sugar)
    • Give them lots of rest/sleep
    • Be on time – absences and tardies will lead to tests that cannot be made up
    • Be quiet in the hallway and office area
    • Watch for ‘TESTING’ signs on the classroom doors

    Results will be available within a few weeks.  Thank you for helping our kids succeed during this time!

    KEY DATES TO WATCH FOR APRIL/MAY:

    • April 19-22: I.T.B.S. Testing
    • May 3-7: Kindergarten Parent Conferences
    • May 7: Mother’s Day Program, 9-11:30am
    • May 7: End of 3rd Quarter
    • May 17-28: Off-weeks

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, soda, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

     

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    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 21 (March 8)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: Xx            

    Number: 21

    Color: Rainbow                              

    Shape: Pentagon

    Bible/Theme: Miracles of Jesus

    Bible Verse: Xceeding great and precious promises are given unto us.  2 Peter 1:4

    READ-2-RIDE Silverwood Reading Program – CCA is participating in the Read-2-Ride Program that allows children to earn a free Silverwood ticket when they complete ten hours of recreational reading.

    DATES: March 1-26

    WHAT: Children read (or are read to) books, comic books, magazines, and online reading that equals 10 total hours        WHAT DOES NOT COUNT: Homework and social media

    HOW: Students complete the attached 2021 Reading Log by March 26 with a total of 10 hours reading.  Students who submit a completed reading log by March 26 will then receive one free ticket to Silverwood Theme Park.  Late reading logs will not be accepted past March 31.

    PLASTIC EGG AND CANDY DONATIONS NEEDED – We are looking for donations of plastic eggs and candy for our upcoming Easter Egg hunts – thank you!

    KEY DATES TO WATCH FOR MARCH:

    • March 1: Read-to-Ride program begins; ends March 26
    • March 5: Dr. Seuss Celebration
    • March 17: St. Patrick’s Day Parties
    • March 26: Easter Egg Hunts

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, soda, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

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    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 20 (March 1)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: Ww                 

    Number: 20

    Color: White                              

    Shape: Diamond

    Bible/Theme: Women of the Bible

    Bible Verse: What time I am afraid, I will trust in Thee.  Psalm 56:3

    READ-2-RIDE Silverwood Reading Program – CCA is participating in the Read-2-Ride Program that allows children to earn a free Silverwood ticket when they complete ten hours of recreational reading.

    DATES: March 1-26

    WHAT: Children read (or are read to) books, comic books, magazines, and online reading that equals 10 total hours        WHAT DOES NOT COUNT: Homework and social media

    HOW: Students complete the attached 2021 Reading Log by March 26 with a total of 10 hours reading.  Students who submit a completed reading log by March 26 will then receive one free ticket to Silverwood Theme Park.  Late reading logs will not be accepted past March 31.

    KEY DATES TO WATCH FOR MARCH:

    • March 1: Read-to-Ride program begins; ends March 26
    • March 5: Dr. Seuss Celebration
    • March 17: St. Patrick’s Day Parties
    • March 26: Easter Egg Hunts

    SNOW CLOTHES: It’s that time!  Kids need ALL FIVE THINGS to go outside.  All five things means: winter coat that zips, hood/hat, snow pants, snow boots, gloves; kids who do not bring their snow things will have to sit in the preschool during recess (which is not is much fun as playing outside).  Kids can also prepare to bring sleds for recess.  All sleds need their name in permanent marker in BIG LETTERS.

    FOOD POLICY: Please note the following change regarding food policies: If your child will be at school during breakfast or lunch, please DO NOT send the following food/drink items: hot chocolates, Gatorade, soda, any colored drinks, pizza lunchables, cinnamon roll lunchables.  We have had bad experiences with these items in the past; as a result, they are no longer allowed in the building. 

     

     

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    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 19 (Feb 16)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: Vv                   

    Number: 19

    Color: Orange                              

    Shape: Circle

    Bible/Theme: Jesus is the VINE

    Bible Verse: Verily, verily, I say to you: whoever believes has eternal lives. John 6:47

    Registration for current CCA students/families begins Monday for the Fall 2021/2022 school year - space is extremely limited so returning your form and $100 deposit is critical to securing your spot - THIS IS FOR 2 YR OLD to 6TH GRADE - please return these items asap so we can reserve your spot - delaying returning the form/deposit may lead to forfeiture of your spot for the fall term - current CCA families have access to register before it is open to the public - based on the high demand, please return your form SOON!!  Thank you! Mrs. Young and the CCA Staff

    ($100 deposit is then put towards your registration fee if K-5th or Sept tuition/daycare if Preschool/Pre-K)

    2nd Quarter begins Tuesday!  Please watch for report cards to come home Thur/Fri for K-6; teachers are asking that report card folders be sent back so they can be used for 3rd quarter 

    OFF-WEEK FEB 22-26 – No school; daycare available

    KEY DATES TO WATCH FOR FEBRUARY:

    • February 15: NO SCHOOL, DAYCARE CLOSED
    • February 16: Beginning of 3rd quarter
    • February 22 – 26: Off-week (no school)

     

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    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 18 (Feb 8)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: Uu                      

    Number: 18

    Color: Red                              

    Shape: Heart

    Bible/Theme: Unconditional Love

    Bible Verse: Unto, Thee, oh God, do we give thanks!  Psalm 75:1

    Registration for current CCA students/families begins Monday for the Fall 2021/2022 school year - space is extremely limited so returning your form and $100 deposit is critical to securing your spot - THIS IS FOR 2 YR OLD to 5TH GRADE - please return these items asap so we can reserve your spot - delaying returning the form/deposit may lead to forfeiture of your spot for the fall term - current CCA families have access to register before it is open to the public - based on the high demand, please return your form SOON!!  Thank you! Mrs. Young and the CCA Staff

    ($100 deposit is then put towards your registration fee if K-5th or Sept tuition/daycare if Preschool/Pre-K)

    VALENTINE’S DAY DETAILS:

    CARDS: Kids can make cards for their friends for Feb 12

    PAJAMAS: Kids can wear pajamas on Feb 12 for the party

    TIME: The AM party is from 9-11:30 and the PM party is from 12:30-3:00; Preschool/PreK party is from 9-11:30; 1st-6th grade party begins around 1:30.  Parents are welcome to visit

    TREATS: Kids can bring healthy treat choices for friends to enjoy at snack; we have several students who need gluten-free/allergy-free so fruit and veggies are a great choice!

    VALENTINE STORE: A store has been set up for parents to send their child a special valentine treat.  Stop by the store, shop for your items, and they will be labeled, bagged, and delivered on Feb 12 to your child on party day.  All proceeds from the store go to purchase classroom learning tools.

     KEY DATES TO WATCH FOR FEBRUARY:

    • February 1-11: Valentine’s Day Store open (outside Mindy’s room)
    • February 8: Registration open for CCA Families (spots limited; return paperwork asap)
    • February 12: Valentine’s Day parties; pajama day
    • February 15: NO SCHOOL, DAYCARE CLOSED
    • February 16: Beginning of 3rd quarter
    • February 22 – 26: Off-week (no school)
  • Preschool Newsletter

    CCA PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K NEWSLETTER – WEEK 17 (Feb 1)

    This week we will practice:

    Letter: Tt                       

    Number: 17

    Color: Teal                                

    Shape: Triangle

    Bible/Theme: Ten Commandments

    Bible Verse: Trust in the Lord will all your heart.  Proverbs 3:5

    K-6th GROUP/CLASS PHOTO DAY IS THIS WEDNESDAY, FEB 3; order forms go home Monday, Feb 1

    VALENTINE’S DAY DETAILS:

    CARDS: Kids can make cards for their friends for Feb 12

    PAJAMAS: Kids can wear pajamas on Feb 12 for the party

    TIME: The AM party is from 9-11:30 and the PM party is from 12:30-3:00; Preschool/PreK party is from 9-11:30; 1st-6th grade party begins around 1:30.  Parents are welcome to visit

    TREATS: Kids can bring healthy treat choices for friends to enjoy at snack; we have several students who need gluten-free/allergy-free so fruit and veggies are a great choice!

    VAL