Category: Message from the Director

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, Thank you to each and every family for helping our week of CMAS testing go as smoothly as possible! I would like to publicly recognize our staff, as they have worked incredibly hard and done a…

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, Lots to fill you in about upcoming events at CSA over the next few weeks. A reminder that CMAS testing will be completed at CSA this week. Find out the details here including the daily schedule…

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, We hope you had a restful and joyous Spring Break. It was great to see the learners and hear about their adventures. As you may have heard, all grade levels are in the design phase of…

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, As promised, last week was jam-packed with Spring MAP testing, 6th and 7th-grade Presentation of Learning events, and Learner-Led Conferences. The end of the quarter is upon us, so please remind your learner that all missing…

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, It’s going to be a great week packed full of learning activities and check-ins. We have our final Spring MAP testing, where learners will complete one test area per day Monday through Thursday starting at 8:10…

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, It was a shortened school week, but we sure packed in a lot of learning and adventure in four days! The Makery was the hot topic of the week, and the building was buzzing with excitement…

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, It was another fantastic week of learning and growing at CSA! The 6th-grade learners are finishing up their sustainability presentations, and it’s been amazing to see their growth in knowledge and confidence as they’ve worked through…

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, What a great week we had! Our 6th-grade learners are deep into their research on sustainability, 7th-graders are learning about birds and flight, and 8th-grade is hard at work on energy conservation and sustainability. The 8th…

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, We hope that your year is off to a great start and you are enjoying the longer days of sunshine. We want to be sure that our existing CSA families are receiving each grade level’s Week…

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, We are off and running in Q3, and things seem to be going well for learners and facilitators as they dive into the more complex concepts in their core classes. The feedback on the new schedule…

CSA Calendar of Events

Did you know there are two calendar sections on the CSA website?  One calendar is the board-approved Academic Calendar, which shows when school is in session for the entire school year. The other calendar is the Community Calendar, which lists…

Message from the Directors

Colorado SKIES Academy Families, We hope you had a wonderful winter break and could reset and recharge with loved ones. Seeing the learners back at school and hearing about their adventures has been great. As you know, some learners’ schedules…

Message from the Directors

Dear Colorado SKIES Academy Families, It was great seeing your learners’ knowledge and growth highlighted last week in each grade level’s Presentation of Learning! We appreciate all the positive feedback we received and are committed to improving in the areas…

Message from Directors Coryell and Motley

Dear Colorado SKIES Academy Families, Your learner received their MAP® Growth Family Report last week, which summarizes how your child is performing academically, as measured by the most recent MAP Growth test your child has taken. MAP Growth tests are unique…

Message from Directors Coryell and Motley

Dear Colorado SKIES Academy Families, Please be on the lookout for your learner’s Winter MAP test results to come home this week. We recognize that testing can cause anxiety and apprehension in some kids, and we appreciate our learners’ perseverance…

Message from Directors Coryell and Motley

Dear Colorado SKIES Academy Families, We hope that everyone had a joyous and restful Fall Break and Thanksgiving holiday. We are excited to see our learners back at CSA, hear about their adventures, and continue facilitating their educational journey this…

Message from Directors Coryell and Motley

Dear Colorado SKIES Academy Families, A group of 7th and 8th-grade learners recently went on an exciting trip to the University of Windsor in Ontario, Canada. Learners were selected for this opportunity based on their outstanding project presentation skills, academic prowess,…

Message from Directors Coryell and Motley

Dear Colorado SKIES Academy Families, What an amazing week honoring our Q1 Learners of Merit, celebrating Halloween, the conclusion of the Advanced Rocketry project with 8th graders launching their rockets in Arvada on Wednesday, and 6th graders conducting their Reach…

Message from Directors Coryell and Motley

Dear Colorado SKIES Academy Families, It was a great first week back with 7th and 8th grade presenting the second part of their Presentation of Learning on the Human Body and Rocketry. We hope that you enjoyed seeing the physical…

Message from Directors Coryell and Motley

Dear Colorado SKIES Academy Families, Congratulations to you and your learner(s) for completing Quarter 1! You will see final grades in PowerSchool next week. In an effort to be more eco-friendly, CSA offers a “go paperless” initiative that allows parents…

Message from Directors Coryell and Motley

Dear Colorado SKIES Academy Families, Thank you so much for your assistance in ensuring that your learner was present in school as much as possible last week for the October count! As we mentioned, the state of Colorado uses the…

Message from Directors Coryell and Motley

Dear Colorado SKIES Academy Families, This week is a big week at CSA, October Count! The first week of October is incredibly important for Colorado school funding. This is the week that attendance is carefully taken in every classroom across…