To:  Parents

From:  Mr. Ballard

Re:  School News                                                                                                                                                                                                     4-13-17

Parents & students…coming up this week is: No School, a Junior High (7/8) Track Meet, a field trip, Mops, 4-H, & more;  please see below.  Remember that all current and future events can be found on the school website:, under the calendar menu. Also visit us on Facebook at

We have some reminders that we would like to let you know about:

*Missions Days are the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month ONLY.  The next mission day is Friday, April 21st.

*4-H…will be Friday, April 21st from 3-4pm.

*7th Grade…you will take the In-view test on Thursday, April 20th from 8:15-11am with Mrs. Mattlin.  Please be well rested & on time for school next Thursday.

*2nd Grade Chapel…will be Friday, April 21st at 8:10am.

He’s Alive…Jesus has risen!

*CCA Facebook Page is being updated weekly with pictures and happenings at CCA.  Please feel free to tag CCA in any class or field trip pictures when you post something.  Please do not list the student’s names.

*Soccer Cleats Needed:  The FBC Haiti mission team is collecting soccer cleats sizes 6 and up for the kids/adults in Haiti.  If you have some you would like to donate, please bring them to CCA and we will deliver them.

Upcoming Events

*Easter Break begins today…Please note that CCA will dismiss at 11:30am (Today) Thursday, April 13th.  Lunch & after school care will not be provided today.  CCA will not have school (tomorrow) Friday, April 14th or Monday, April 17th to observe Easter.

*Middle School (678) will participate in the 2017 Midwest Academic & Fine Arts Festival at Calvary University on Friday,

April 21st.  Times & details were e-mailed out to you on Tuesday, 4/11. Students must wear black, white or gray attire.

*We need a parent volunteer to take Art Work to Calvary University (Belton area) on Thursday, 4/20 between 1-3:30pm.  Call the CCA office or e-mail me back if you are willing and I will give you directions and instructions on what to do.  Thanks! 

*West Central MO Spelling Bee…will be hosted by CCA on Monday, May 8th beginning at 12:30pm.  Congratulations to our CCA representatives:  1st—Taryn Mantonya & Abram Dody, 2nd—Emma Hansen & Chloe Long, 3rd—Gavin Howerton & Kaiden Townsend, 4th—Elijah Griffey & Chloe Lawson, 5th—Mia Bagley & Taylor Bateman, 6th—Kylie Bateman & Martha Fredrickson, 7th—Abraham Griffey & Hailey Scott and 8th—Mason Huff & Isis Johnsen.  CCA will dismiss at 11:30am on May 8th, lunch & ASSP will not be provided.  Our spelling bee representatives do not have to attend school from 8-11:30 or make-up class work.

Upcoming Field Trips

  • 4th Grade: (4/20) will travel by bus to our State Capitol in Jefferson City.  Students will depart CCA at 7am and return by 5:30pm.  Wear CCA Uniforms.  Pizza will be provided for lunch.

Standardized Testing…

Will be the week of April 24th.  If your child has ANY Doctor appointments, Dentist Appointments, Orthodontic Appointments, ETC. please reschedule those for this week.  We need every student present, well rested and ready to test this week of school.  Testing will be in the morning, before lunch.  All students in K5-8th Grades will participate in standardized testing.

Calendar for the Week of April 17th – April 22nd   

Apr. 17                    No School; Track Practice at Clinton Middle School from 5:30-7pm

Apr. 18                    School Resumes; 7/8 Track Meet at Pleasanton, 1:15pm departure, meet begins at 3:30.

Apr. 19                    Remax Air Balloon here from 8:40-10:10am; 3rd Grade to McDonald’s & HC Museum from 11am-2:45pm: 5th to Mops

Apr. 20                    4th Grade Field Trip, see info above under Upcoming Field Trips; Track Practice at Clinton Middle School from 5:30-7pm

Apr. 21                    2nd Grade Chapel at 8:10am; Dress Down for Missions; MS to Academic/Fine Arts Festival @ Calvary University; 4-H from 3-4pm

Apr. 22                    Track Meet for 4th-8th at Trinity in Higginsville, MO, parents must transport—no bus.


“We are Preparing Hearts and Minds to Impact the World for Jesus Christ”

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