To:  Parents

From:  Mr. Ballard

Re:  School News                                                                                                                                                                             3-16-17


Parents & students…coming up this week is: Track Practice, 4th Grade field trip & K4 field trip, FCA for MS, End of 3rd Quarter & a FUN basketball game.  Remember that all current and future events can be found on the school website:, under the calendar menu and on Facebook at

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

*Track Practice…will be at the Clinton Middle School track.  The address is: East Clinton St, Clinton, MO 64735.

*Missions Days are the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month ONLY.  There WILL NOT be another mission day in March.

*Matching Funds: Our goal of $22,000 has been reached! If you know of anyone who would like to donate, they can still do so at any time.  Thank you!

*1st Grade Chapelwill be Friday, March 31st at 8:10am.                                                                                                                                                                              

*School Calendar for the 17-18 school year is on our website.

*Enrollment is open to the public.  Please return your

Signed intent to return forms soon.  Classes are filling up!

*8th Grade Pictures:  will be Monday, 3/20, from 1:35-2:45 with Kelly.  Bring a change of clothing, wear uniforms to CCA.

*Auction News…Refer to JD’s e-mail this week.  Auction total so far is $108,000.  Matching funds can be added to until March 31st. The Lord provided again; we are so blessed!

*Student Art Plates…If you plan to purchase your child’s plate, please do so by 3/31.  Cost is $10. They are really cute.


Middle School will participate in the 2017 Midwest Academic & Fine Arts Festival at Calvary University on Friday, April 21st. Times will be e-mailed out to CCA the week before the event. A letter went home on Monday. Fees are due today, March 16th.


Upcoming Event

Mark your calendar now:  next Friday, March 24th will be the CCA Faculty/Coaches vs. A Teams Basketball Games.  Games will be played in our CCA gym.  Concessions will not be available.  There will be a free will donation at the door to support Sagrada Scholarship Bible Camp.  Women Faculty/Coaches vs. Girls’ A Team will be at 6pm and Men Faculty/Coaches vs. Boys’ A Team will be at 7pm.  Join CCA for a night of fun!


Upcoming Field Trips

  • 4th Grade: will travel by FBC Bus & Teacher-driven vehicle to the Children’s Literature Festival in Warrensburg on Monday, March 20th from 8am-4pm.  Students should bring a sack lunch & wear CCA uniforms.
  • K4: will travel by parent-driven cars to Wendy’s, HC Library & Optimist Park on Wednesday, March 22nd from 10:15am-1:30pm.  Students should bring $5 for lunch & wear CCA t-shirt/sweatshirt & jeans & bring a jacket.
  • 8th Grade: will travel by Mr. Bancroft & Mr. Ballard’s vehicles to Sagrada Bible Scholarship Camp on Monday, March 27th for a service project from 8am-4pm.  Students should wear old clothes (jeans, work wear & gloves).  Mr Bancroft will provide 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 March 20th – March 24th

Mar. 20                        4th to Literature Festival (info above)     Track Practice from 5:30-7 at the Clinton Middle School Track.  Address above.

Mar. 21                        Track Practice from 5:30-7 at the Clinton Middle School Track.  Address above.

Mar. 22                        K4 to HC Library, Wendy’s & Optimist Park (info above)

Mar. 23                        Track Practice from 5:30-7 at the Clinton Middle School Track.  Address above.

Mar. 24            FCA for Middle School, End of 3rd Quarter, Faculty/Coach vs. A Team Basketball Players Game at 5 & 6 (info above)


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

Please check out all current and future calendar events on the school website: