Monday Folder 9.18.17
Sep18

Monday Folder 9.18.17

September 18, 2017 Our mission: The mission of Crown Pointe Academy is to promote creativity, curiosity, character, and community in a challenging Core Knowledge environment. Thank you to all who attended last week’s 20th Anniversary activities!  We hope you enjoyed the events. Tomorrow, Tuesday, September 19th, is Fall Picture Day!  Uniforms are required for all students.  Information on ordering picture packages was sent home last week.  If you need another copy of the order form, stop by the front office or you can also order online at vangoghco.com.  Contact Leslie in the front office with any questions. Progress reports were sent home with students today.  If your student owes fines or fees of $10.00 or greater, his/her progress report was held at the office.  Please stop by as soon as possible to take care of those fines or fees in order to receive your students progress report. The first Building Accountability Advisory Committee (BAAC) meeting is this Wednesday, September 20th at 4:30 in the CPA library, and we are looking for new members!  The BAAC is responsible for reviewing CPA’s academic performance, programming, finances, and safety and then making recommendations to the Academy Board.  If you’re interested in joining this important committee, please join us on Wednesday.  If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Ouweneel or Mrs. Keyes. Are you looking for volunteer opportunities? This Friday, September 22nd, is our first Brown Bag Pick Up event.  Stop by the cafeteria during dismissal, sign out a project, complete it over the weekend, and return it next Monday.  Don’t forget to record your volunteer hours! This week’s documents include: Middle School Newsletter 9.18.17 8th Grade Ropes Course Permission Slip Chipotle Family Night (Spanish Trip Fundraiser) CPA Yearbook Application (MS Only) Wanted: Pictures for the Yearbook Flyer Ukulele Band Informational Flyer Don’t forget to like us on Facebook to stay informed about school activities. Have a great...

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Monday Folder 9.11.17
Sep11

Monday Folder 9.11.17

September 11, 2017 Our mission: The mission of Crown Pointe Academy is to promote creativity, curiosity, character, and community in a challenging Core Knowledge environment. Crown Pointe Academy’s 20th anniversary celebration week is here!  Please read below for details on each event: Tonight is the Chili Dinner and football watch party from 5:00-9:00.  Adults are $5.00 and children are $2.00.  Join us for chili, nachos, and cinnamon rolls; we will also live stream tonight’s NFL games including the start of the Broncos vs. Chargers game.  This is a family event– every student must be accompanied by an adult. This week is Spirit Week!  See last week’s email or today’s Update (attached) for more information on what each day entails. The Decades Dance is this Friday, September 15th from 6:00-8:30 in the gym.  Entrance to the dance is free, and you can purchase tickets for $1.00 each that can be used to purchase pizza, popcorn, drinks, and glow necklaces.  This is a family event and all students must be accompanied by an adult. Join us for great food, music, games, and bouncy houses this Saturday, September 16th for the 20th Anniversary BBQ from 4:00-7:00.  PTA is providing hot dogs, hamburgers, chicken legs, cake, and drinks.  Each family is asked to bring the an item based on your last name: A-C: Beans (pinto, baked, chili, etc.) D-H: Salad (green, slaw, potato, pasta, etc.) I-M: Dessert N-R: Veggies (hot or cold) S-Z: Fruit (salad or sliced) This is a family event and all students must be accompanied by an adult. CPA is holding a book drive to benefit Creech Elementary in Katy, Texas.  This school was badly damaged during Hurricane Harvey, so we are collecting new and gently used books to help rebuild their library.  Donations can be dropped off at any donation box at the school starting this week.  See the flyer on the CPA website for more information. This week’s documents include: Update 9.11.17 Middle School Newsletter 9.11.17 8th Grade Ropes Course Permission Slip 20th Anniversary BBQ Flyer Chipotle Family Night (Spanish Fundraiser) Standley Lake Youth Basketball Flyer Don’t forget to like us on Facebook to stay informed about school activities. Have a great...

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The Year’s First “Lab Monday” in Middle School Science
Sep11

The Year’s First “Lab Monday” in Middle School Science

The first Lab Monday of the year took place in Mrs. Roe’s science class today.  Just a few pictures from today’s lessons.  Fun and learning, all in one. Here are the topics: 6th grade- Types of Energy 7th grade- Mystery Mixture Chemistry 8th grade- Genetic Traits...

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Monday Folder on Tuesday 9.5.17
Sep05

Monday Folder on Tuesday 9.5.17

September 5, 2017 Our mission: The mission of Crown Pointe Academy is to promote creativity, curiosity, character, and community in a challenging Core Knowledge environment. Please join us!  The first PTA meeting for the year is this Thursday, September 7th at 6:00 p.m. in the CPA library, and everyone is encouraged to attend!  Come and meet CPA families and staff and learn about the many ways you can be involved at CPA this year. Crown Pointe Academy’s 20th anniversary celebration is coming up NEXT WEEK, and the planning committee has many exciting activities scheduled.  Next week is Spirit Week, so start planning now to participate in the following fun theme days: Monday, September 11th: Favorite sports team shirt day.  Students may wear jerseys or shirts for any athletic team.  Jeans are allowed for all students. Tuesday, September 12th: Mismatch day.  Students may wear any mismatch clothing items.  Make sure you follow the non-uniform guidelines and that all clothing is school appropriate. Wednesday, September 13th: Western Wednesday.  Students may wear their cowboy and cowgirl attire.  Jeans are allowed for all students. Thursday, September 14th: 90s Day.  Students should wear their best 90s trends.  Make sure you follow the non-uniform guidelines and that all clothing is school appropriate. Friday, September 15th: CPA Cougar Pride Day.  Students may wear any Crown Pointe apparel. There are several other fun events planned for next week including the community dinner on Monday night, the Decades Dance on Friday night, and the BBQ on Saturday afternoon.  If you would like to volunteer for any of the events, please sign up here.  For more specific details about what each event entails, see the attached flyer. CPA is holding a book drive to benefit Creech Elementary in Katy, Texas.  This school was badly damaged during Hurrican Harvey, so we are collecting new and gently used books to help rebuild their library.  Donations can be dropped off at any donation box at the school starting next week.  See the flyer on the CPA website for more information. This week’s documents include: Middle School Newsletter 9.5.17 20th Anniversary Events Flyer Book Drive Flyer Don’t forget to like us on Facebook to stay informed about school activities. Have a great week!...

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Monday Folder 8.28.17
Aug28

Monday Folder 8.28.17

August 28, 2017 Our mission: The mission of Crown Pointe Academy is to promote creativity, curiosity, character, and community in a challenging Core Knowledge environment. We hope that everyone had a great weekend! Save the date!  The first PTA meeting for the year is coming up on Thursday, September 7th at 6:00 p.m. in the CPA library and everyone is encouraged to attend.  Come to find out many of the ways you can be involved at CPA this year. Crown Pointe Academy’s 20th anniversary celebration is coming up the week of September 11th, and the planning committee has many exciting activities scheduled.  If you would like to volunteer for any of the events, please sign up here.  For more specific details about what each event entails, see the flyer on the CPA website or check out this week’s Update. The first edition of the Update for the year is attached.  The Update is a bi-weekly newsletter that contains information for the whole school.  The Update will be attached to the email blast every other week, and you can also find it with all of the Monday Folder documents on the CPA website. Please remember to record all of your volunteer hours and help us reach our volunteering goal for the year.  Demonstrating strong parental involvement can help CPA qualify for grants and other funding opportunities, so it’s important that every hour is recorded.  You can fill out the paper log and return it to the office, or you can record your hours online by sending an email to volunteer@crownpointeacademy.org.  Make sure to include your name, your student’s name, and the total hours volunteered for the month in the email.  Thank you! This week’s documents include: Update 8.28.17 September Breakfast and Lunch Menu September Reading Calendar September Commitment Hours Form CPA PTA flyer Learning Heroes Super 5 Back to School Tips Parents Right to Know Letter Elementary PE Home Expectations FISH Team Flyer-Sign Up Morning Open Gym September Spanish Newsletter Have a great...

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Driveline and Dismissal
Aug15

Driveline and Dismissal

Check out these helpful tips on how to survive dismissal and driveline this year.  

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Open Job Position

Crown Pointe Academy is accepting resumes for the position of Middle School Classroom Assistant.  Responsibilities for this position include working with small groups of students to reinforce instruction in and out of the classroom as well as clerical duties such as typing, filing, keeping records.  The person hired for this position will work with several teachers and subject areas throughout the day. Applicants must have: * Minimum of AA degree or be highly qualified for a PARA position following NCLB guidelines. * Previous experience in a school setting preferred. * Staring salary – $12.65/hour To apply send cover letter and resume to:  keith.ouweneel@crownpointeacademy.org.  Include in subject line “Middle School...

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REGISTRATION  2017-2018
Jul10

REGISTRATION 2017-2018

It’s time to begin thinking about school!  Do not hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have.   Enjoy the rest of your summer.  See you soon!     Parent Letter Registration Checklist Registration Packet Apples of Character Kindergarten Spotlight On Positive Behavior 1st Grade Spotlight On Positive Behavior 2nd grade Bookmark Card System 3-5 Middle School Discipline Matrix Parent Handbook 2017-2018 Volunteer...

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Summer School and Office Hours
May30

Summer School and Office Hours

Elementary Summer School (Pre-K through 4th Grade)  Monday through Thursday, June 5th – June 29th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Middle School Summer School (5th through 8th Grade) Monday through Thursday, June 5th – July 6th (no class July 4th) from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (5th Grade ONLY) and 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (6th through 8th Grade).   Office Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday....

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Monday Folder 5.22.17
May22

Monday Folder 5.22.17

May 22, 2017 Our Mission: The mission of Crown Pointe Academy is to promote creativity, curiosity, character, and community in a challenging Core Knowledge environment. It’s hard to believe we have already reached the end of another school year.  Thank you for making this year a great success.  We wish all families a safe and happy summer vacation! Please stop by the office as soon as possible to take care of any final fines or fees owed.  Final report cards will not be released and high school records for 8th grade students will not be sent until all fines and fees are taken care of.  Contact Sandi MacGregor with any questions. All medications kept in the health room must be picked up by Thursday, May 25th at 4:00.  Please contact Diana Castellano if you have any questions. We still have Skate City Summer Skate Cards available for purchase at the front office.  Each card is $3.00 and allows the card holder to skate for $1.00 per session all summer long. This week’s documents include: Middle School Newsletter 5.22.17 1st Day School Supply Kit Flyer Have a great...

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