Monday message 04.24.2023

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Dear Colorado Skies Academy Families,

Thank you for joining us for our most recent Staff & Parent Town Hall last Tuesday! It meant so much to me to make my announcement to you “live” (if you were unable to attend, see the “Town Hall Recording Link” article below). Leading this school has been an immense honor, and I deeply value each and every one of you and the trust you’ve placed in me this year. I will be forever grateful for your ongoing support for myself and my staff. 

Please check out the “Upcoming Events” calendar as well as the detailed articles below for more information regarding:

  • Carline Updates
  • Response Requested: Start Times
  • MAP Testing
  • New Fundraising Opportunity: American Furniture Warehouse
  • Town Hall Recording Link
  • Thought of the Week

Thank you for your attention to these important issues. As always, feel free to reach out to me with additional questions and concerns!



Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events Colorado Skies Academy

Note: Please click the links below to learn more about each event.

Weekly In-Person Tours and Information Sessions:
School Tours for Prospective Families, 10:30-11:30 am, 4:30-5:30 pm on Tuesdays

Monday, February 12:
Simulator Training, 8:30-10:00 am

Monday, February 12:
Talk, Chris Wright, CEO of Liberty Energy, “Bettering Human Lives: Perspectives on Energy, Climate, and Poverty,” 10:00-11:00 am

Friday, February 16:
Simulator Training, 9:30-11:00 am

Thursday, February 22:
Regular Board Meeting, 5:45 pm, CSA
Please join us to hear from the CSA learners about their trip to India!

Friday, February 23:
Simulator Training, 9:30-11:00 am

Saturday, February 24:
Public Safety Day, 10:00-2:00 pm

Monday, February 26:
Simulator Training, 8:30-11:00 am

More details to come, but please be aware that the next Presentation of Learning for 6th grade will be on Tuesday, March 5th and for 7th grade on Wednesday, March 6th.

*Admittance to Exploration of Flight is free for CSA Learners with their student membership. The EoF staff has a list of current CSA learners so all they need to do is give their name!

New CSA families receive a 20% discount on family memberships to Wings Over the Rockies Museum, valid at both museum locations (Centennial & Lowry). A daily entry fee may also be paid to gain entry to the events at the museum. Please contact for more information about museum memberships for CSA families.

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Carline Updates 

As you may have noticed, there is a good deal of construction going on just West of the CSA campus. The construction traffic has begun to impact our carline procedures and will do so for the foreseeable future. This adjustment…

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Response Requested: Start Time

As we continue our planning for the 2023-24 school year, we would like to investigate changing our daily bell schedule – specifically, changing the start and release times and eliminating the early release on Fridays. This is not a change…

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MAP Testing

End-of-year MAP testing is almost here! These tests provide us with immediate feedback on what each learner learned in science, math, reading, and language usage over the course of the year. This is immensely valuable for our facilitators, the school…

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New Fundraising Opportunity: American Furniture Warehouse

There’s a new way to support Colorado Skies Academy! The next time you, a friend, or a family member needs to purchase home furnishings from American Furniture Warehouse, they can provide our school ID – or just mention our school’s…

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Town Hall Recording Link

On Tuesday, April 18th, we hosted a Staff & Parent Town Hall meeting virtually via Zoom. Due to the time-sensitive nature of the agenda, we were unable to provide adequate notice and many of our community members were unable to…

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Thought of the Week

“Our lives have ebbs and flows. Ends and beginnings are illusions. Starting over is nothing more than recognizing The Pause before picking up your thread and continuing to weave your own story.” – Molly M. Cantrell-Kraig