` Monday Message - April 29, 2019 - Colorado SKIES Academy

Monday message 04.29.2019

My name is Zach Vine and I’m the Director of Staff and Learner Programs at Colorado SKIES Academy. I provide instructional leadership to our facilitators and help ensure our academic programs are preparing your learner for success at CSA and future careers in the aerospace and aviation industries.

What is it about Colorado SKIES Academy that attracted me to pursue working there?

I’ve been especially interested in aerospace education since my students’ experiment was rocketed aboard the International Space Station and conducted by NASA astronauts. The CSA team recognized my experience supporting project-based learning and driving achievement as in invaluable skill set for supporting our facilitators and learner programs at CSA.

What would learners be surprised to know about me? Learners might be surprised to find out that I’m an ultra-marathon runner and love hiking in the mountains of Colorado. I’m also a dedicated father and husband and look forward to the day when my kids are attending Colorado SKIES Academy.

Want to connect? Email me anytime!

If you think there’s a way you can help to advance our mission, or you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please don’t hesitate to reach out.

Zach Vine
Director of Staff and Learner Programs

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events Colorado Skies Academy


Date(s) Event
March 6 – 31 Fuel Up with School Breakfast Month – buy school breakfast and be entered in a drawing to have a Denver Broncos player visit our school!
March 13 – 26 Nothing Bundt Cakes fundraiser kickoff – sales sheets due Monday, March 27
March 27 
  • First Day of Quarter 4
  • Nothing Bundt Cakes sales logs/money due to the front office
  • Q4 Cooking Club begins
March 29  Class Picture Day (morning)
March 31 
  • Yearbook Orders – FINAL DUE DATE
  • Q3 Report Cards ready in PowerSchool
  • Kona Ice available for purchase from 1:00 – 2:30 pm (learners can purchase after 1:15 pm dismissal only!)
April 3 – 20 CMAS Window – all CMAS testing, including makeup testing, will be done during this window
April 5  Restaurant Night Fundraiser – Mod Pizza
April 7   NO SCHOOL – Teacher Professional Development
April 14  Kona Ice available for purchase from 1:00 – 2:30 pm (learners can purchase after 1:15 pm dismissal only!)
April 19  8th Grade Science POL
April 20  8th Grade Boondocks Field Trip – no school at CSA for 8th graders
April 27  7th Grade Science POL
April 28  Kona Ice available for purchase from 1:00 – 2:30 pm

Revised  Academic Calendar for 2022-2023

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