Summer Newsletter - July 10

CCA Dinner Auction

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Save the date for this year’s CCA Dinner Auction: Hawktoberfest!

Saturday, October 19

LeMay Collections at Marymount

Invitations and tickets will go on sale at the end of July.


Amazon Smile

Making summer-time purchases? Remember to use our Amazon Smile account - it’s easy! Use this link when making any online Amazon purchases and Amazon will automatically donate a portion of that sale right back to CCA.


Personal Learning Device Requirement For High School Students

We would like to remind you that all high school students are required to have their own personal learning device for use at CCA. Minimum requirements are:

  • Windows 10 or Mac OS 10.10 or higher (Chromebooks, iPads or Android Tablets are not recommended and have limited use)

  •  Processor: 64-bit

  • Memory: at least 4 GB (8 GB recommended)

  • Hard drive: at least 256 GB, SSD is recommended

  • Network: wireless (a, b, g, & n all supported)

 

For those of you who need to buy a laptop, Ponders Pawnbrokers has laptops for sale, and they are friends of the school; ask for owner Janelle Leevey or her sister, Stacy, to get the best pricing.


CCA ELCC 

202 East 56th St., Tacoma

Licensed childcare -12 months to 12 years

Hours: 6 AM – 6 PM   Monday – Friday

Now enrolling:

  • Toddlers: 12 Months – 36 months

  • 3-year-olds:  Preschool

  • 4-year-olds: Preschool

  • School Age: 5 years to 12 years

  • Before/After School & Summer Camp

Contact: 

Stephanie Hagen, Director

253-284-2595

High School Updates 6-10-19

Underclassman Finals Schedule

Monday, June 10
Class 1: 8:30-9:15
Class 2: 9:20-10:05
Class 3: 10:10-10:55
Class 4: 11:00-11:45
Lunch: 11:45-12:15 *Stu Co Speeches*
Class 5: 12:20-1:05
Class 6: 1:10-1:55
Class 7: 2:00-2:45

Tuesday, June 11
Class 5: 8:30-9:30
Class 6: 9:40-11:00
Class 7: 11:10-12:10

Wednesday, June 12
Class 3: 8:30-10:00
Class 4: 10:15-11:45

Thursday, June 13
Class 1: 8:30-8:35 - Check In
Chapel: 8:40-9:30
Class 1: 9:30-10:30
Class 2: 10:45-12:00

HAPPY SUMMER!


Volunteer this Summer!

The Pierce County Library is inviting teens ages 14-18 to gain hands-on job skills this summer while having fun by volunteering at the library.  The Teen Volunteer League is offered at all Pierce County Library locations from June to August; click the link for more information and to apply.  Act quickly; space is limited and the priority application deadline is June 10. Time spent volunteering at the library may be applied to service hours toward graduation.


Job Opportunities at the Early Learning Childcare Center

Our ELCC is hiring student aids for the 2019-2020 school year

  • Must be 16 or older

  • This is a Monday-Friday position 3:15-6:00 p.m.

Please contact Laurice Kitchen


Box Tops Contest Completion

Congratulations to Colton F. and Rainer S. for winning the Box Tops Collection Drive drawing. They each received a $5 gift card of their choice. A special prize of movie tickets for bringing in the most Box Tops is going to Payton B. She brought in $30 in Box Tops. The families close behind her were the Faker family with $28, the Scerce family with $28 and the Garza family with $20.  

This second collection drive brought in $114 making our school-year total $820. Thank you to everyone for your support and contributions in helping raise money for your school by clipping those Box Tops.  

Please continue to collect and submit through to the end of the school year. We encourage you to collect over the summer and watch for 2019-20 school year contest info.

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God has gifted us each in different ways. Many of you have contributed in one form or another to serve our Lord, students, faculty, staff, alumni and community. We are forever grateful for your part in this year's journey. May God bless you and keep you this summer and we look forward to serving with you again next year!  

In His Service,

The VLT Cabinet

Anna Faker, President;, Kathy Turner K-8 Vice President; Kari Christianson, 9-12 Vice President; Ronna Crandall, Treasurer; Bonnie Jean Huset, Secretary


Important High School Updates:

6/11/-6/13 - Underclassman Finals

6/13 - Last day of school 12:00 Dismissal


Hawk Athletics:

Middle School Updates 6-10-19

Volunteer Leadership Team

Box Tops Contest Completion

Congratulations to Colton F. and Rainer S. for winning the Box Tops Collection Drive drawing. They each received a $5 gift card of their choice. A special prize of movie tickets for bringing in the most Box Tops is going to Payton B. She brought in $30 in Box Tops. The families close behind her were the Faker family with $28, the Scerce family with $28 and the Garza family with $20.  

This second collection drive brought in $114 making our school-year total $820. Thank you to everyone for your support and contributions in helping raise money for your school by clipping those Box Tops.  

Please continue to collect and submit through to the end of the school year. We encourage you to collect over the summer and watch for 2019-20 school year contest info.

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God has gifted us each in different ways. Many of you have contributed in one form or another to serve our Lord, students, faculty, staff, alumni and community. We are forever grateful for your part in this year's journey. May God bless you and keep you this summer and we look forward to serving with you again next year!  

In His Service,

The VLT Cabinet

Anna Faker, President;, Kathy Turner K-8 Vice President; Kari Christianson, 9-12 Vice President; Ronna Crandall, Treasurer; Bonnie Jean Huset, Secretary


Summer Gymnastics

Interested in summer gymnastics? Check out a fun opportunity and more info here!


Important Elementary Updates:

6/10 - K-8th grade NO SCHOOL

6/12 - Grades 1-8 Pool Party 12:30-2:30

6/12 - 8th-grade graduation practice 10:00-12:30 @ OSLC

6/13 - Last Day of School - 12:00 Dismissal

6/13 - 8th-grade graduation 7:00 @ OSLC

Elementary School Updates 6-10-19

Volunteer Leadership Team

Box Tops Contest Completion

Congratulations to Colton F. and Rainer S. for winning the Box Tops Collection Drive drawing. They each received a $5 gift card of their choice. A special prize of movie tickets will be given to Payton B. for bringing in the most Box Tops ($30). The families close behind her were the Faker family ($28), the Scearce family ($28) and the Garza family ($20).  

This second collection drive brought in $114, making our school-year total $820! Thank you to everyone for the support and contributions in helping to raise money for our school by clipping those Box Tops!  

Please continue to collect and submit through June 13. We encourage you to collect over the summer and watch for 2019-20 school year contest info.

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God has gifted us each in different ways. Many of you have contributed in one form or another to serve our Lord, students, faculty, staff, alumni and community. We are forever grateful for your part in this year's journey. May God bless you and keep you this summer and we look forward to serving with you again next year!  

In His Service,

The VLT Cabinet

Anna Faker, President;, Kathy Turner K-8 Vice President; Kari Christianson, 9-12 Vice President; Ronna Crandall, Treasurer; Bonnie Jean Huset, Secretary


Summer Gymnastics

Interested in summer gymnastics? Check out a fun opportunity and more info here!


Important Elementary Updates:

6/10 - K-8th grade NO SCHOOL Records Day

6/11 - Kindergarten Fly-up @ 6:30

6/12 - Grades 1-8 Pool Party 12:30 - 2:30

6/13 -  Last day of school - 12:00 Dismissal

High School Updates 6-3-19

June 7: Last Day for Seniors!

Friday afternoon will be a special time of celebration for our seniors. Parents, please feel free to join us for our last chapel before graduation, beginning at 1:00 p.m. at Good Shepherd. Immediately following the service, we will transition to the gym for our Decision Day/Parting Words Assembly. Our seniors will be sharing about where they are heading next year, as well as imparting some words of wisdom to the underclassmen. At approximately 2:30 p.m., they will don their caps and gowns to take a walk through the K-8 Building so that our younger students can congratulate them! At 3:30 p.m., picture-taking begins at the Big Toy, where the seniors who graduated from Concordia in 8th grade will recreate their 8th-grade photo in caps and gowns.


Underclassman Finals Schedule

Monday, June 10
Class 1: 8:30-9:15
Class 2: 9:20-10:05
Class 3: 10:10-10:55
Class 4: 11:00-11:45
Lunch: 11:45-12:15 *Stu Co Speeches*
Class 5: 12:20-1:05
Class 6: 1:10-1:55
Class 7: 2:00-2:45

Tuesday, June 11
Class 5: 8:30-9:30
Class 6: 9:40-11:00
Class 7: 11:10-12:10

Wednesday, June 12
Class 3: 8:30-10:00
Class 4: 10:15-11:45

Thursday, June 13
Class 1: 8:30-8:35 - Check In
Chapel: 8:40-9:30
Class 1: 9:30-10:30
Class 2: 10:45-12:00

HAPPY SUMMER!


Sports Interest Meetings + Practice

Girls Basketball: Tuesday, June 4, at 3:30 p.m. in the Hawks Nest


High School Graduation Celebrations!

With graduation just around the corner, we invite you to mark your calendars for a few celebratory events honoring our 2019 Grads!

June 7 | 6:30 p.m. | Senior Awards Night | CCA Gymnasium

June 8 | 10:00 a.m. | Graduation | Chris Knutzen Hall - Anderson University Center, PLU


Volunteer this Summer!

The Pierce County Library is inviting teens ages 14-18 to gain hands-on job skills this summer while having fun by volunteering at the library.  The Teen Volunteer League is offered at all Pierce County Library locations from June to August; click the link for more information and to apply.  Act quickly; space is limited and the priority application deadline is June 10. Time spent volunteering at the library may be applied to service hours toward graduation.


Job Opportunities at the Early Learning Childcare Center

Our ELCC is hiring student aids for the 2019-2020 school year

  • Must be 16 or older

  • This is a Monday-Friday position 3:15-6:00 p.m.

Please contact Laurice Kitchen


Important High School Updates:

6/7 - Senior Awards Night 6:30 @ CCA

6/7 - Senior’s last day

6/8 - Class of 2019 Graduation (see story above for details)

6/13 - Last day of school 12:00 Dismissal


Hawk Athletics:

Middle School Updates 6-3-19

High School Sports Interest Meeting + Practice

Attention 2019-20 9th Graders

High School Girls Basketball Interest Meeting: Tuesday, June 4, at 3:30 p.m. in the Hawks Nest


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Spring Performing Arts Evening

June 4, 1:45 + 7:00 p.m. | CCA Gym

Join our 4-8th graders involved in choir, chamber and concert band and the marimbas in an evening of spring music! All are welcome and encouraged to attend for a joyful celebration of music.


Volunteer Leadership Team

2019 Jog-a-thon Update

Exciting news! Some last minute donations for our Jog-a-thon fundraiser, raising funds for CCA's Fine Arts program came in this past week. We went from last week's total of $7,615.50 to a GRAND TOTAL of $7,988.00! Thank you for your faithful support and generosity.

Box Tops Contest Completion

Our second Box Top Contest has come to an end and totals are being tabulated. Watch for announcements in next week's newsletter for totals and winners. Winners will be awarded June 5. Even though the contest has ended, please continue to collect and submit through to the end of the school year. We encourage you to collect over the Summer and watch for new contest info.


Important Elementary Updates:

6/4 - 4-8th Grade Performing Arts Evening 1:45 + 7:00 @ CCA Gym

6/10 - K-8th grade NO SCHOOL

6/12 - Grades 1-8 Pool Party 12:30-2:30

6/12 - 8th-grade graduation practice 10:00-12:30 @ OSLC

6/13 - Last Day of School - 12:00 Dismissal

6/13 - 8th-grade graduation 7:00 @ OSLC

Elementary School Updates 6-3-19

Spring Performing Arts Evening

June 4, 1:45 + 7:00 p.m. | CCA Gym

SPAE.jpg

Join our 4-8th graders involved in choir, chamber and concert band and the marimbas in an evening of spring music! All are welcome and encouraged to attend for a joyful celebration of music.


Volunteer Leadership Team

Jog-a-thon Update

Exciting news! Some last minute donations for our Jog-a-thon fundraiser, raising funds for CCA's Fine Arts program came in this past week. We went from last week's total of $7,615.50 to a GRAND TOTAL of $7,988.00! Thank you for your faithful support and generosity.

Box Tops Contest Completion

Our second Box Top Contest has come to an end and totals are being tabulated. Watch for announcements in next week's newsletter for totals and winners. Winners will be awarded June 5. Even though the contest has ended, please continue to collect and submit through to the end of the school year. We encourage you to collect over the Summer and watch for new contest info.


Important Elementary Updates:

6/4 - 4-8th Grade Performing Arts Evening 1:45 + 7:00 @ CCA Gym

6/10 - K-8th grade NO SCHOOL Records Day

6/11 - Kindergarten Fly-up

6/12 - Grades 1-8 Pool Party 12:30 - 2:30

6/13 -  Last day of school - 12:00 Dismissal

High School Updates 5-28-19

Spring Co-CURRICULAR Awards Desert Banquet

Join us as we celebrate our Spring Co-Curricular students on Thursday, May 30, 6:00 p.m. in the CCA Gym. We’ll recognize students who participated in and receive special awards for Junior Classical League, Drama, Baseball and Track and Field.


Sports Interest Meetings + Practice

Basketball: Meet on Tuesday, May 28 in the CCA Gym at 3:00 for an interest meeting regarding CCA basketball. Please also bring athletic gear for practice in the gym, following the meeting.

Volleyball: Meet on Wednesday, May 29 at 3:00 p.m. in the Hawks Nest.


High School Graduation Celebrations!

With graduation just around the corner, we invite you to mark your calendars for a few celebratory events honoring our 2019 Grads!

June 7 | 6:30 p.m. | Senior Awards Night | CCA Gymnasium

June 8 | 10:00 a.m. | Graduation | Chris Knutzen Hall - Anderson University Center, PLU


Volunteer this Summer!

The Pierce County Library is inviting teens ages 14-18 to gain hands-on job skills this summer while having fun by volunteering at the library.  The Teen Volunteer League is offered at all Pierce County Library locations from June to August; click the link for more information and to apply.  Act quickly; space is limited and the priority application deadline is June 10. Time spent volunteering at the library may be applied to service hours toward graduation.


Babysitting Opportunities

Our ELCC has families looking for students who are willing and able to babysit. For details, please contact Laurice Kitchen.


Volunteer Leadership Team

Box Tops:  

Just a reminder Box Tops are still being collected. Our contest will come to an end on May 31. We will continue to collect Box Tops after that.


Important High School Updates:

5/30 - Spring Co-Curricular Desert Banquet 6:00 p.m. @ CCA Gym

6/4 - 4-8th Grade Performing Arts Evening 1:45 + 7:00 @ CCA Gym

6/7 - Senior Awards Night 6:30 @ CCA

6/8 - Class of 2019 Graduation (see story above for details)

6/13 - Last day of school


Hawk Athletics:

Elementary School Updates 5-28-19

Help Us, Mr. Holmes!

By Craig Sodaro, Produced by special arrangement with Pioneer Drama Service, Inc., Denver, Colorado

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Join our middle school drama group for their spring performance at 1:45 or 7:00 p.m. in the CCA Lunchroom on May 31. They will perform the sentimental mystery with touches of laughter and drama.

You won’t want to miss this show!


Volunteer Leadership Team

Jog-a-thon Final Update

After all the Jog-a-thon pledges and donations were received, the VLT is happy to announce that our K - 8 "Superheroes" raised $7615.50 for CCA’s Fine Arts program! Once again, we are truly grateful to all who donated, ran, jogged, walked, volunteered or cheered on our "Superheroes!"

Box Tops

Just a reminder Box Tops are still being collected. Our contest will come to an end on May 31. We will continue to collect Box Tops after that.


Important Elementary Updates:

5/31 - Middle School Drama 1:45 + 7:00 @ CCA Lunchroom

6/4 - 4-8th Grade Performing Arts Evening 1:45 + 7:00 @ CCA Gym

6/11 - Kindergarten Flyup

6/10 - K-8th grade NO SCHOOL

6/13 -  Last day of school

Middle School Updates 5-28-19

High School Sports Interest Meeting + Practice

Attention 2019-20 9th Graders

Basketball: Meet on Tuesday, May 28 in the CCA Gym at 3:00 for an interest meeting regarding CCA basketball. Please also bring athletic gear for practice in the gym, following the meeting.

Volleyball: Meet on Wednesday, May 29 at 3:00 p.m. in the Hawks Nest.


Help Us, Mr. Holmes!

By Craig Sodaro, Produced by special arrangement with Pioneer Drama Service, Inc., Denver, Colorado

CCA Drama.jpg

Join our middle school drama group for their spring performance at 1:45 or 7:00 p.m. in the CCA Lunchroom on May 31. They will perform the sentimental mystery with touches of laughter and drama.

You won’t want to miss this show!


Volunteer Leadership Team

Jog-a-thon Final Update

After all the Jog-a-thon pledges and donations were received, the VLT is happy to announce that our K - 8 "Superheroes" raised $7615.50 for CCA’s Fine Arts program! Once again, we are truly grateful to all who donated, ran, jogged, walked, volunteered or cheered on our "Superheroes!"

Box Tops

Just a reminder Box Tops are still being collected. Our contest will come to an end on May 31. We will continue to collect Box Tops after that.


Important Elementary Updates:

5/31 - Middle School Drama 1:45 + 7:00 @ CCA Lunchroom

6/4 - 4-8th Grade Performing Arts Evening 1:45 + 7:00 @ CCA Gym

6/10 - K-8th grade NO SCHOOL

6/12 - Grades 1-8 Pool Party

6/12 - 8th-grade graduation practice 11-1:30 @OSLC

6/13 - Last day of school

6/13 - 8th-grade graduation 7:00 @ OSLC