Middle School Updates 3-18-19

Grandparent Day is Around the Corner!

Join us on Friday, March 29, 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.  Our day will begin at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church.  

We have a fun filled day planned for students and their grandparents or another special person in their life (God-parent, aunt, uncle, close friend, etc.)  Parents - We understand that not every child has a special guest living close by so please feel free to come and be that special someone for your child.


Volunteer Leadership Team

Spring Carnival

Please note the Spring Carnival date has been changed to Saturday April 27, from 5:00-7:30 p.m.  Mark your calendars! Invite your friends! Join us at a planning meeting on Monday, March 18, at 1:30 p.m. in the 300 Building Cafe.

Thank you

Thank you to all who attended this year's Pizza Bingo! Many students, parents, faculty and staff donated prizes, baked goods and gave of their time and talents; we are truly grateful for all you did.

VIP/Grandparents Day Call for Volunteers

March 29 is the school's annual VIP/Grandparent Day. We are looking for volunteers to help make this day special for students and their guests by assisting with the following:

  • March 25-27(anytime) - shop for food/drink

  • March 28 12:30-3:00 p.m. - prep food/drink  

  • March 29 - pick up to-go order of multiple Coffee Traveler Boxes at Starbucks

  • March 29 - greet and hand out bulletins and general information at an info table

  • March 29 - clean up

Jog-A-Thon Planning Meeting

The Jog-A-Thon planning meeting will be on March 20 at 1:30 p.m. in the 100 building admin office. Anyone who has ideas or would like to help in preparing ahead of time is welcome to attend.

Box Tops:  

A second Box Top Collection Drive and Contest is underway and ends May 31. Every student who returns a completed collection sheet each week will receive a treat on Friday, as well as an entry into the contest drawing. There will be one K-8 and one 9-12 winner. Each will receive a $5.00 gift card.


Important Middle school Updates:

3/29 - K-8 Grandparents/VIP Day - Early Dismissal

3/23 - CCA Community Fair

4/1-4/5 - NO SCHOOL - Spring Break

4/27 - Spring Carnival 5-7:30 p.m.


Hawk Athletics:

3/18

MS GB: 3:30 @ CCA

MS BB: 4:30 @ CCA

HS BB: 4:00 @ Sera

3/20

HS BB: 6:30 @ RAC

3/21

MS GB: 4:30 @ Des Moines

MS BB: 5:30 @ Des Moines

HS BB: 7:00 @ Lobe #2

3/22

HS BB: 4:00 @ QHS

High School Updates 3-18-19

Announcements from the Office:

Spring Sport Co-Curricular fees of $175/activity are due. Please turn in fees to the front office by March 14.

Attendance Reminder: A student is considered absent if he/she missed more than fifteen (15) minutes in any period (whether that 15 minutes is at the beginning, middle, or end of the period). On the ninth (9th) day of absence from any one class in a semester, there will be no academic credit given for the class. A grade of “F’ will be assigned. These policies are printed in our parent/student handbook.


CCA Music Tour Fundraiser Dinner

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 | CCA Gym | 6:00-7:30 p.m.

$15 per person; tickets being sold by high school music students. A limited number of tickets available at the door the night of the event. All families are welcome to attend.

New Orleans Jazz Night

Authentic Louisiana Chicken & Sausage Jambalaya, corn muffins & garden salad

Dessert provided by Bliss Ice Cream

Dinner music - CCA Jazz Band

Dessert music - CCA Jazz Choir

All proceeds go to funding our annual Music Department Tour on April 26-28.  Additional donations fund musical enrichment & events year-round.


Volunteer Leadership Team

Box Tops:  

A second Box Top Collection Drive and Contest is underway and ends May 31. Every student who returns a completed collection sheet each week will receive a treat on Friday, as well as an entry into the contest drawing. There will be one K-8 and one 9-12 winner. Each will receive a $5.00 gift card.


Important High School Updates:

3/23 - CCA Community Fair

4/1-4/5 - NO SCHOOL - Spring Break

4/27 - Spring Carnival 5-7:30 p.m.

Hawk Athletics:

3/18

MS GB: 3:30 @ CCA

MS BB: 4:30 @ CCA

HS BB: 4:00 @ Sera

3/20

HS BB: 6:30 @ RAC

3/21

MS GB: 4:30 @ Des Moines

MS BB: 5:30 @ Des Moines

HS BB: 7:00 @ Lobe #2

3/22

HS BB: 4:00 @ QHS

Elementary School Updates 3-18-19

Grandparent Day is Around the Corner!

Join us on Friday, March 29, 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.  Our day will begin at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church.  

We have a fun filled day planned for students and their grandparents or another special person in their life (God-parent, aunt, uncle, close friend, etc.)  Parents - We understand that not every child has a special guest living close by so please feel free to come and be that special someone for your child.


Volunteer Leadership Team

Spring Carnival

Please note the Spring Carnival date has been changed to Saturday April 27, from 5:00-7:30 p.m.  Mark your calendars! Invite your friends! Join us at a planning meeting on Monday, March 18, at 1:30 p.m. in the 300 Building Cafe.

Thank you

Thank you to all who attended this year's Pizza Bingo! Many students, parents, faculty and staff donated prizes, baked goods and gave of their time and talents; we are truly grateful for all you did.

VIP/Grandparents Day Call for Volunteers

March 29 is the school's annual VIP/Grandparent Day. We are looking for volunteers to help make this day special for students and their guests by assisting with the following:

  • March 25-27(anytime) - shop for food/drink

  • March 28 12:30-3:00 p.m. - prep food/drink  

  • March 29 - pick up to-go order of multiple Coffee Traveler Boxes at Starbucks

  • March 29 - greet and hand out bulletins and general information at an info table

  • March 29 - clean up

Jog-A-Thon Planning Meeting

The Jog-A-Thon planning meeting will be on March 20 at 1:30 p.m. in the 100 building admin office. Anyone who has ideas or would like to help in preparing ahead of time is welcome to attend.

Box Tops:  

A second Box Top Collection Drive and Contest is underway and ends May 31. Every student who returns a completed collection sheet each week will receive a treat on Friday, as well as an entry into the contest drawing. There will be one K-8 and one 9-12 winner. Each will receive a $5.00 gift card.


Important Elementary Updates:

3/29 - K-8 Grandparents/VIP Day - Early Dismissal

3/23 - CCA Community Fair

4/1-4/5 - NO SCHOOL - Spring Break

4/27 - Spring Carnival 5-7:30 p.m.


Hawk Athletics:

3/18

MS GB: 3:30 @ CCA

MS BB: 4:30 @ CCA

HS BB: 4:00 @ Sera

3/20

HS BB: 6:30 @ RAC

3/21

MS GB: 4:30 @ Des Moines

MS BB: 5:30 @ Des Moines

HS BB: 7:00 @ Lobe #2

3/22

HS BB: 4:00 @ QHS

High School Updates 3-11-19

Announcements from the Office:

Spring Sport Co-Curricular fees of $175/activity are due. Please turn in fees to the front office by March 14.

Attendance Reminder: A student is considered absent if he/she missed more than fifteen (15) minutes in any period (whether that 15 minutes is at the beginning, middle, or end of the period). On the ninth (9th) day of absence from any one class in a semester, there will be no academic credit given for the class. A grade of “F’ will be assigned. These policies are printed in our parent/student handbook.

HS Winter Sports Award Ceremony | CCA Gym | 6 p.m

Come celebrate the accomplishments of our high school winter athletic teams with a potluck dinner with dessert provided. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. and the awards ceremony will follow.


Enrollment 2019-2020

Financial Aid Process:

  • The deadline for the second round of FA is March 22 and is first come, first served.

  • In order for families to be considered for FA, you are required to be enrolled and to have paid $100 per student toward your enrollment fees ($200 max per family).

  • FA application with FACTS Grant & Aid must be verified prior to being considered for FA. To be verified, FACTS Grant & Aid must have received all the requested information.

Enrollment and Fees Process:

  • For all returning students, you should have received an email with a unique code to log into TADS. Please be aware this enrollment process isn't through Educate (where you view your student's grades). TADS is the portal for enrollment only, and you will need to access it through the unique code that was emailed to you. If you need this email resent to you, please contact the office.

  • Families setup on the monthly payment plan will have the enrollment fees added to your current FACTS account and spread over your remaining payments for 2018-19.

  • Families setup for semester and annual payments, please contact Sue McAvoy or Libby Glasser, immediately upon enrolling, regarding the enrollment fee payment process options.

If you have any questions, please call the main offices. We are here to help!


Volunteer Leadership Team

Box Tops:  

A second Box Top Collection Drive and Contest is underway and ends May 31. Every student who returns a completed collection sheet each week will receive a treat on Friday, as well as an entry into the contest drawing. There will be one K-8 and one 9-12 winner. Each will receive a $5.00 gift card.

The student/family that brings in the most Box Tops between now and May 31 will win a special prize. The faculty or staff member who brings in the most Box Tops between now and May 31 will also win a special prize. Prizes for the second contest will be awarded on June 5.

Remember CCA can earn up to $20,000 in a year if we keep clipping and turning Box Tops in.

To date the school has earned $704.


Important High School Updates:

3/15 - K-12 NOON Dismissal - Teacher Inservice

3/15 - HS Winter Sports Award Ceremony | CCA Gym | Time TBD

4/1-4/5 - NO SCHOOL - Spring Break

Hawk Athletics:

3/11

MS BB: 4:00 @ Parkland

3/12

MS GB: 3:30 @ CCA

HS BB: 7:00 @ Lobe #2

3/14

MS GB: 3:30 @ Lake Stevens

MS BB: 4:00 @ CLS Seattle

HS BB: 4:00 @ Stewart

3/15-16

MS BB + GB: Peace Lutheran Tournament

3/16

HS BB:  1:00 @ CHS

Elementary School Updates 3-11-19

Enrollment 2019-2020

Financial Aid Process:

  • The deadline for the second round of FA is March 22 and is first come, first served.

  • In order for families to be considered for FA, you are required to be enrolled and to have paid $100 per student toward your enrollment fees ($200 max per family).

  • FA application with FACTS Grant & Aid must be verified prior to being considered for FA. To be verified, FACTS Grant & Aid must have received all the requested information.

Enrollment and Fees Process:

  • For all returning students, you should have received an email with a unique code to log into TADS. Please be aware this enrollment process isn't through Educate (where you view your student's grades). TADS is the portal for enrollment only, and you will need to access it through the unique code that was emailed to you. If you need this email resent to you, please contact the office.

  • Families setup on the monthly payment plan will have the enrollment fees added to your current FACTS account and spread over your remaining payments for 2018-19.

  • Families setup for semester and annual payments, please contact Sue McAvoy or Libby Glasser, immediately upon enrolling, regarding the enrollment fee payment process options.

If you have any questions, please call the main offices. We are here to help!


Volunteer Leadership Team

Spring Carnival

Please note the Spring Carnival date has been changed to Saturday April 27, 5:00-7:30 p.m.  Mark your calendars! Invite your friends! Join us at a planning meeting on Monday, March 18, 1:30 p.m. in the 300 Building Cafe.

Thank You

Thanks to those who provided food, service and clean up for our Teacher/Staff Appreciation Lunch. The recipients shared overflowing comments of praise and thanks for what was done for them.

Jog-A-Thon Planning Meeting

The Jog-A-Thon planning meeting will be on March 20 at 1:30 p.m. in the 100 building admin office. Anyone who has ideas or would like to help in preparing ahead of time is welcome to attend.

Box Tops:  

A second Box Top Collection Drive and Contest is underway and ends May 31. Every student who returns a completed collection sheet each week will receive a treat on Friday, as well as an entry into the contest drawing. There will be one K-8 and one 9-12 winner. Each will receive a $5.00 gift card.

The student/family that brings in the most Box Tops between now and May 31 will win a special prize. The faculty or staff member who brings in the most Box Tops between now and May 31 will also win a special prize. Prizes for the second contest will be awarded on June 5.

Remember CCA can earn up to $20,000 in a year if we keep clipping and turning in Box Tops.

To date the school has earned $704.


BOOK FAIR SUCCESS

The library sold $1,881.57 in books and merchandise at the Dinosaur Book Fair. We were able to buy $124.38 in books and receive $963.07 in credit from Scholastic from all the purchases made, including our online sales. Scholastic will donate 124 books to one of three charities in our name from the All For Books campaign.

Thank you Janine Orr for volunteering and setting up the book fair. Your help is greatly appreciated.  A big thanks as well to all who supported the Book Fair.  

POSTER WINNERS

Grayson D. (K), Payton B. (1st), Braylie M. (K),

Avery P. (K), Timothy H. (2nd), Janiya (1st),

Samuel C. (5th), Juniper (7th), Jadyn C. (5th),

Daniel A. (1st), Ben A. (2nd), Scarlett (3rd),

Bella E. (7th), Noelle B. (3rd) Tanu T. (1st),

Selah C. (K), Lydia B. (5th), Janiya (1st).

GUESSING JAR WINNER – 233 Dinosaur Toenails (Bugle Chips)

Grace W. (6th) guessed 234

I Wish I Could Win Contest

Amelia W. (2nd) won Bedtime Bible Stories book

TEACHER PREVIEW: (won $20 Gift Certificate)

Mrs. Varvil (7th)


Important Elementary Updates:

3/15 - K-12 NOON Dismissal - Teacher Inservice

3-29 - K-8 Grandparents/VIP Day - Early Dismissal

4/1-4/5 - NO SCHOOL - Spring Break


Hawk Athletics:

3/11

MS BB: 4:00 @ Parkland

3/12

MS GB: 3:30 @ CCA

HS BB: 7:00 @ Lobe #2

3/14

MS GB: 3:30 @ Lake Stevens

MS BB: 4:00 @ CLS Seattle

HS BB: 4:00 @ Stewart

3/15-16

MS BB + GB: Peace Lutheran Tournament

3/16

HS BB:  1:00 @ CHS

Middle School Updates 3-11-19

Enrollment 2019-2020

Financial Aid Process:

  • The deadline for the second round of FA is March 22 and is first come, first served.

  • In order for families to be considered for FA, you are required to be enrolled and to have paid $100 per student toward your enrollment fees ($200 max per family).

  • FA application with FACTS Grant & Aid must be verified prior to being considered for FA. To be verified, FACTS Grant & Aid must have received all the requested information.

Enrollment and Fees Process:

  • For all returning students, you should have received an email with a unique code to log into TADS. Please be aware this enrollment process isn't through Educate (where you view your student's grades). TADS is the portal for enrollment only, and you will need to access it through the unique code that was emailed to you. If you need this email resent to you, please contact the office.

  • Families setup on the monthly payment plan will have the enrollment fees added to your current FACTS account and spread over your remaining payments for 2018-19.

  • Families setup for semester and annual payments, please contact Sue McAvoy or Libby Glasser, immediately upon enrolling, regarding the enrollment fee payment process options.

If you have any questions, please call the main offices. We are here to help!


BOOK FAIR SUCCESS

The library sold $1,881.57 in books and merchandise at the Dinosaur Book Fair. We were able to buy $124.38 in books and receive $963.07 in credit from Scholastic from all the purchases made, including our online sales. Scholastic will donate 124 books to one of three charities in our name from the All For Books campaign.

Thank you Janine Orr for volunteering and setting up the book fair. Your help is greatly appreciated.  A big thanks as well to all who supported the Book Fair.  

POSTER WINNERS

Grayson D. (K), Payton B. (1st), Braylie M. (K),

Avery P. (K), Timothy H. (2nd), Janiya (1st),

Samuel C. (5th), Juniper (7th), Jadyn C. (5th),

Daniel A. (1st), Ben A. (2nd), Scarlett (3rd),

Bella E. (7th), Noelle B. (3rd) Tanu T. (1st),

Selah C. (K), Lydia B. (5th), Janiya (1st).

GUESSING JAR WINNER – 233 Dinosaur Toenails (Bugle Chips)

Grace W. (6th) guessed 234

I Wish I Could Win Contest

Amelia W. (2nd) won Bedtime Bible Stories book

TEACHER PREVIEW: (won $20 Gift Certificate)

Mrs. Varvil (7th)


Volunteer Leadership Team

Spring Carnival

Please note the Spring Carnival date has been changed to Saturday April 27, 5:00-7:30 p.m.  Mark your calendars! Invite your friends! Join us at a planning meeting on Monday, March 18, 1:30 p.m. in the 300 Building Cafe.

Thank You

Thanks to those who provided food, service and clean up for our Teacher/Staff Appreciation Lunch. The recipients shared overflowing comments of praise and thanks for what was done for them.

Jog-A-Thon Planning Meeting

The Jog-A-Thon planning meeting will be on March 20 at 1:30 p.m. Anyone who has ideas or would like to help in preparing ahead of time is welcome to attend.

Box Tops:  

A second Box Top Collection Drive and Contest is underway and ends May 31. Every student who returns a completed collection sheet each week will receive a treat on Friday, as well as an entry into the contest drawing. There will be one K-8 and one 9-12 winner. Each will receive a $5.00 gift card.

The student/family that brings in the most Box Tops between now and May 31 will win a special prize. The faculty or staff member who brings in the most Box Tops between now and May 31 will also win a special prize. Prizes for the second contest will be awarded on June 5.

Remember CCA can earn up to $20,000 in a year if we keep clipping and turning Box Tops in.

To date the school has earned $704.


Important Middle school Updates:

3/15 - K-12 NOON Dismissal - Teacher Inservice

3-29 - K-8 Grandparents/VIP Day - Early Dismissal

4/1-4/5 - NO SCHOOL - Spring Break


Hawk Athletics:

3/11

MS BB: 4:00 @ Parkland

3/12

MS GB: 3:30 @ CCA

HS BB: 7:00 @ Lobe #2

3/14

MS GB: 3:30 @ Lake Stevens

MS BB: 4:00 @ CLS Seattle

HS BB: 4:00 @ Stewart

3/15-16

MS BB + GB: Peace Lutheran Tournament

3/16

HS BB:  1:00 @ CHS

High School Updates 3-4-19

Enrollment 2019-2020

Financial Aid Process:

  • The deadline for the second round of FA is March 22 and is first come, first served.

  • In order for families to be considered for FA, you are required to be enrolled and to have paid $100 per student toward your enrollment fees ($200 max per family).

  • FA application with FACTS Grant & Aid must be verified prior to being considered for FA. To be verified, FACTS Grant & Aid must have received all the requested information.

Enrollment and Fees Process:

  • For all returning students, you should have received an email with a unique code to log into TADS. Please be aware this enrollment process isn't through Educate (where you view your student's grades). TADS is the portal for enrollment only, and you will need to access it through the unique code that was emailed to you. If you need this email resent to you, please contact the office.

  • Families setup on the monthly payment plan will have the enrollment fees added to your current FACTS account and spread over your remaining payments for 2018-19.

  • Families setup for semester and annual payments, please contact Sue McAvoy or Libby Glasser, immediately upon enrolling, regarding the enrollment fee payment process options.

If you have any questions, please call the main offices. We are here to help!


Volunteer Leadership Team

Thanks to all the students and families who brought in Box Tops for Education during our Collection Drive and Contest. During this short drive, students from K-12 brought in $123 through the collection sheets. There were miscellaneous Box Tops that came in with this drive, and at the end of 2018 bringing our total earnings as a school to $827


The collection drive contest winners are: K-8 Hana J. and 9-12 Nat M. Both winners received a $5.00 gift card to a place of their choice.

Don't stop - keep clipping! A second contest is underway and ends May 31. Every student who returns a completed collection sheet each week will receive a treat on Friday, as well as one entry into the contest drawing. There will be one K-8 and one 9-12 winner. Each will receive $5.00 gift cards.

The student/family that brings in the most Box Tops from now until May 31 will win a special prize.The faculty or staff member who brings in the most Box Tops from now until May 31 will also win a special prize. Winners of the second contest will be awarded on June 5.

Remember CCA can earn up to $20,000 in a year if we keep clipping and turning Box Tops in!


Important High School Updates:

3/6 - Ash Wednesday

3/9 - TOLO Dance 8-11 p.m.

3/10 - Daylight Savings Time

3/15 - NOON DISMISSAL - Teacher Inservice

3/15 - HS Winter Sports Award Ceremony | CCA Gym | Time TBD

Hawk Athletics:

3/4

MS GB: 4:00 @ AUB

MS BB: 5:00 @ AUB

3/7

MS GB: 3:30 @ CCA

MS BB: 4:30 @ CCA

3/9

HS BB: 10 @ Mt. Tahoma

Elementary School Updates 3-4-19

LEST Results!

The results are in and we can’t help but celebrate everyone’s hard work and spirit at LEST!

Concordia received the coveted Spirit Award! This is given to the one school who best exemplifies Christian values, positive attitudes, sportsmanship and school spirit. Way to go, Hawks!

Champion of Character -  Cooper F.

Boys’ Basketball – consolation

Girls’ Basketball – consolation

Chess

        6th grade:  Landon H. -2nd place

        8th grade: Caydon D. – 1st place

Spelling

        6th grade: Colton F. – 2nd place

        8th grade: David T. – 2nd place

Math

        6th grade: Grace R. – 2nd place

Art

        7th grade: Juniper G. – Best in grade

Writing

        6th grade: Noah T. – Most promising writer

Blue Ribbon Performances in music

Marimbas

Piano: Lydia B.

Vocal: Jacob B.

Vocal duet:  Taylor B. and Noah T.

Instrumental solos:

Eli N.

Anthony O.

Cooper F.

Instrumental ensembles:

Taylor B. and Grace R.

        Isaiah B. and Lydia B.

Jacob H., Vercin P.,  and Eli N.


Young Whiz Update

Classes have been postponed due to low registration. If they are rescheduled, we will advertise again.


Enrollment 2019-2020

Financial Aid Process:

  • The deadline for the second round of FA is March 22 and is first come, first served.

  • In order for families to be considered for FA, you are required to be enrolled and to have paid $100 per student toward your enrollment fees ($200 max per family).

  • FA application with FACTS Grant & Aid must be verified prior to being considered for FA. To be verified, FACTS Grant & Aid must have received all the requested information.

Enrollment and Fees Process:

  • For all returning students, you should have received an email with a unique code to log into TADS. Please be aware this enrollment process isn't through Educate (where you view your student's grades). TADS is the portal for enrollment only, and you will need to access it through the unique code that was emailed to you. If you need this email resent to you, please contact the office.

  • Families setup on the monthly payment plan will have the enrollment fees added to your current FACTS account and spread over your remaining payments for 2018-19.

  • Families setup for semester and annual payments, please contact Sue McAvoy or Libby Glasser, immediately upon enrolling, regarding the enrollment fee payment process options.

If you have any questions, please call the main offices. We are here to help!


Volunteer Leadership Team

Pizza Bingo | March 8 | 5-7:30 p.m.

All students, families, friends, alumni, teachers/staff, and the community are welcome to join us for a fun social night!  We have a wonderful addition this year as our very own Marimba Students will be entertaining us as we arrive. Come for some music, food, bingo, prizes and a chance to visit with the CCA community.

Marimbas 4:45 p.m.-5:15 p.m.

Food for purchase including Bake Sale 5:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Bingo 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Prizes throughout event

Want to RSVP, help at this event, or provide prizes or bake sale goods? Please sign up here.

Box Tops:

Many thanks to all the students and families who brought in Box Tops for Education during our Collection Drive and Contest. During this short drive, students from K-12 brought in $123 through the collection sheets. There were miscellaneous Box Tops that came in with this drive, and at the end of 2018 bringing our total earnings as a school to $827

The collection drive contest winners are: K-8 Hana J. and 9-12 Nat M. Both winners received a $5.00 gift card to a place of their choice.

Don't stop - keep clipping! A second contest is underway and ends May 31. Every student who returns a completed collection sheet each week will receive a treat on Friday, as well as one entry into the contest drawing. There will be one K-8 and one 9-12 winner. Each will receive $5.00 gift cards.

The student/family that brings in the most Box Tops from now until May 31 will win a special prize.The faculty or staff member who brings in the most Box Tops from now until May 31 will also win a special prize. Winners of the second contest will be awarded on June 5.

Remember CCA can earn up to $20,000 in a year if we keep clipping and turning Box Tops in!


Important Elementary Updates:

3/6 - Ash Wednesday

3/8 - Pizza Bingo

3/10 - Daylight Savings Time

3/15 - K-12 NOON Dismissal (Teacher inservice)


Hawk Athletics:

3/4

MS GB: 4:00 @ AUB

MS BB: 5:00 @ AUB

3/7

MS GB: 3:30 @ CCA

MS BB: 4:30 @ CCA

3/9

HS BB: 10 @ Mt. Tahoma

Middle School Updates 3-4-19

LEST Results!

The results are in and we can’t help but celebrate everyone’s hard work and spirit at LEST!

Concordia received the Spirit Award! This is given to the one school who best exemplifies Christian values, positive attitudes, sportsmanship and school spirit. Way to go, Hawks!

Champion of Character -  Cooper F.

Boys’ Basketball – consolation

Girls’ Basketball – consolation

Chess

        6th grade:  Landon H. -2nd place

        8th grade: Caydon D. – 1st place

Spelling

        6th grade: Colton F. – 2nd place

        8th grade: David T. – 2nd place

Math

        6th grade: Grace R. – 2nd place

Art

        7th grade: Juniper G. – Best in grade

Writing

        6th grade: Noah T. – Most promising writer

Blue Ribbon Performances in music

Marimbas

Piano: Lydia B.

Vocal: Jacob B.

Vocal duet:  Taylor B. and Noah T.

Instrumental solos:

Eli N.

Anthony O.

Cooper F.

Instrumental ensembles:

Taylor B. and Grace R.

        Isaiah B. and Lydia B.

        Jacob H., Vercin P., and Eli N.


Honor Roll

Congratulations to our 7th and 8th grade students who made the Honor Roll in the 1st and 2nd Quarters:

1st Quarter – 7th Grade

All A’s

Jacob H.

Eli N.

A Average

Zoey B.

Bella E.

Juniper G.

Trinity M.

Jason N.

Fiona O.

Vercin P.

Alyssa S.

David T.

B+ Average

Travis C.

Brennan H-H.

Hayden S.

Emily Y.

2nd Quarter – 7th Grade

All A’s

Jacob H.

Eli N.

A Average

Zoey B.

Juniper G.

Trinity M.

Jason N.

Vercin P.

Alyssa S.

Emily Y.

B+ Average

Fiona  O.

1st Quarter - 8th Grade

All A’s

Cooper F.

Jason T.

Anna A.

A Average

Jun K.

Hattie L.

Cooper S.

Ben S.

Stephen W.

B+ Average

Seth C.

Caydon D.

Shelby F.

Chase G.

Jack L.

2nd Quarter - 8th Grade

All A’s

Cooper S.

Ben S.

Jason T.

A Average

Anna A.

Cooper F.

Chase G.

Hattie L.

Jack L.

Stephen W.

B+ Average

Seth C.

Jun K.


Enrollment 2019-2020

Financial Aid Process:

  • The deadline for the second round of FA is March 22 and is first come, first served.

  • In order for families to be considered for FA, you are required to be enrolled and to have paid $100 per student toward your enrollment fees ($200 max per family).

  • FA application with FACTS Grant & Aid must be verified prior to being considered for FA. To be verified, FACTS Grant & Aid must have received all the requested information.

Enrollment and Fees Process:

  • For all returning students, you should have received an email with a unique code to log into TADS. Please be aware this enrollment process isn't through Educate (where you view your student's grades). TADS is the portal for enrollment only, and you will need to access it through the unique code that was emailed to you. If you need this email resent to you, please contact the office.

  • Families setup on the monthly payment plan will have the enrollment fees added to your current FACTS account and spread over your remaining payments for 2018-19.

  • Families setup for semester and annual payments, please contact Sue McAvoy or Libby Glasser, immediately upon enrolling, regarding the enrollment fee payment process options.

If you have any questions, please call the main offices. We are here to help!


Volunteer Leadership Team

Pizza Bingo | March 8 | 5-7:30 p.m.

All students, families, friends, alumni, teachers/staff, and the community are welcome to join us for a fun social night!  We have a wonderful addition this year as our very own Marimba Students will be entertaining us as we arrive. Come for some music, food, bingo, prizes and a chance to visit with the CCA community.

Marimbas 4:45 p.m.-5:15 p.m.

Food for purchase including Bake Sale 5:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Bingo 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Prizes throughout event

Want to RSVP, help at this event, or provide prizes or bake sale goods? Please sign up here.

Box Tops:

Thanks to all the students and families who brought in Box Tops for Education during our Collection Drive and Contest. During this short drive, students from K-12 brought in $123 through the collection sheets. There were miscellaneous Box Tops that came in with this drive, and at the end of 2018 bringing our total earnings as a school to $827

The collection drive contest winners are: K-8 Hana J. and 9-12 Nat M. Both winners received a $5.00 gift card to a place of their choice.

Don't stop - keep clipping! A second contest is underway and ends May 31. Every student who returns a completed collection sheet each week will receive a treat on Friday, as well as one entry into the contest drawing. There will be one K-8 and one 9-12 winner. Each will receive $5.00 gift cards.

The student/family that brings in the most Box Tops from now until May 31 will win a special prize.The faculty or staff member who brings in the most Box Tops from now until May 31 will also win a special prize. Winners of the second contest will be awarded on June 5.

Remember CCA can earn up to $20,000 in a year if we keep clipping and turning Box Tops in!


Important Middle school Updates:

3/6 - Ash Wednesday

3/8 - Pizza Bingo

3/10 - Daylight Savings Time

3/15 - K-12 NOON Dismissal (Teacher inservice)


Hawk Athletics:

3/4

MS GB: 4:00 @ AUB

MS BB: 5:00 @ AUB

3/7

MS GB: 3:30 @ CCA

MS BB: 4:30 @ CCA

3/9

HS BB: 10 @ Mt. Tahoma

Elementary School Updates 2-25-19

Book Fair is Here!

Feb. 25- March 1 | 8:10 – 3:30 | 300 Building

ONLINE SHOPPING: Now until March 1

Shop early for Easter, birthday gifts or reading time at home through our book fair. There are Christian, best sellers and award-winning books, along with hundreds of other titles during our fair.

Lots of ways to win at our fair:

  • The poster contest - Students are entered into a drawing for a free poster when they spend $15 in a single transaction. Three are names drawn per day, Monday - Friday.

  • The guessing jar contest - Students guess the number of dinosaur toenails (Bugle snacks) in the jar.

  • All for Books - Help get books into the hands of kids in a distressed situation. For every dollar we collect Scholastic donates a book in our name to a charity. We will offer a cupcake for any donation of $1 or more to this cause.

There is a new payment method called e-wallet available during our fair. Parents can sign up online to put money onto an account that their children can use this week only. Any leftover money goes back to your card on March 2. Sign up through our homepage now.

On Monday, Feb. 25, students will have an opportunity to preview books and bring home their wish lists. Teachers also have wish lists for their classrooms; parents can purchase books from those lists as a gift to the class.


Young Whiz enrichment classes in coding are coming to CCA!

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Code and design fun intriguing games with SCRATCH! In this coding adventure, aspiring young innovators get hands-on experience to create fun animated games and stories while learning key essential programming concepts with SCRATCH. This award-winning programming platform that was developed by MIT sets a solid foundation for computational thinking all while being creative individually and in collaborative groups. There is no previous coding experience or knowledge required. Add sounds, text, buttons, animations and more to help tell a story. Your child will have fun and start a journey into learning the 21st century skills of coding and technology!

Each class is designed specifically for the age range detailed below. 6-8th graders will enjoy a more comprehensive and challenging curriculum, working on learning the basics of SCRATCH programming along with creating games and other animations.

Each class accepts a maximum of 15 students, so early registration is strongly recommended.

  • K-2nd Graders: Tuesdays from 3:15-4:15 p.m.

    • Session: Feb 26 - May 21 (No class on April 2)

  • 6th-8th Graders: Wednesdays from 3:15-4:15 p.m.

    • Session: Feb 27-May 22 (No class on April 3)

  • 3rd-5th Graders: Thursdays from 3:15-4:15 p.m.

    • Session: Feb 28 - May 23 (No class on April 4)

Fee: $240/12 week session

Register here!


Enrollment 2019-2020

TWith enrollment already open, the financial aid (FA) committee is ready to review the first applications. To apply for financial aid (FA) please log on to FACTS Grant and Aid through your current FACTS account. The first round of FA has passed. If you missed it, please apply by March 22. This is first come, first served.

What to know:

  • The deadline for the second round of FA is March 22 and is first come, first served.

  • In order for families to be considered for FA, you are required to be enrolled and to have paid $100 per student toward your enrollment fees ($200 max per family).

  • Enrollment fees are collected/paid through your current FACTS account.

  • FA application with FACTS Grant & Aid must be verified prior to being considered for FA. To be verified, FACTS Grant & Aid must have received all the requested information.


For all returning students, you should have received an email with a unique code to log in to TADS. Please be aware this enrollment process isn't through Educate (where you view your student's grades). TADS is the portal for enrollment only, and you will need to access it through the unique code that was emailed to you. Once you have completed enrollment on TADS your enrollment fees will be added to your current FACTS account and spread over your remaining payments for 2018/19.

If you have any questions, please call the main offices. We are here to help!


Volunteer Leadership Team

Appreciation Lunch

Let's show our appreciation for our wonderful teachers and staff by providing a yummy lunch on February 28! Our elementary and middle school teachers will be busy with conferences and our high school teachers will be amidst the craziness of the state basketball tournament. We are looking for volunteers and/or lunch items. Please click here to sign up for an item or a shift. Go Hawks!  

Jog-A-Thon

Our apologies as we have had to reschedule the Jog-a-thon planning meeting. We will meet Wednesday, February 27, at 1:30 p.m. in the Cafe. Please join us with your ideas!

Pizza Bingo | March 8 | 5-7:30 p.m.

All students, families, friends, alumni, teachers/staff, and the community are welcome to join us for a fun social night!  We have a wonderful addition this year as our very own Marimba Students will be entertaining us as we arrive. Come for some music, food, bingo, prizes and a chance to visit with the CCA community.

Marimbas 4:45 p.m.-5:15 p.m.

Food for purchase including Bake Sale 5:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Bingo 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Prizes throughout event

Want to RSVP, help at this event, or provide prizes or bake sale goods? Please sign up here.

Box Tops:

Thank you, thank you, to all who participated in bringing in Box Tops during our Collection Drive and Contest that just ended February 22. Watch for an update of our contest winners in the next newsletter.  

Don't take a break! Keep the Box Tops coming as we are having a second Collection Drive and Contest starting March 1 and running through May 31. Keep clipping and remember to ask relatives, friends and coworkers if they will clip and collect for you!  See the links below for more info


Important Elementary Updates:

2/25-3/1 - Book Fair

2/28 - NOON DISMISSAL - Parent/Teacher Conferences

2/28 - Kindergarten Roundup

3/1 - NO SCHOOL - Parent/Teacher Conferences


Hawk Athletics:

Spring sports have started practices.

Games will begin in March.