` Monday Message - December 19, 2022 - Colorado SKIES Academy

Monday message 12.19.2022

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Dear Colorado Skies Academy Families,

I can’t believe there’s only one more week of school left in the first semester of the 22-23 school year!

To celebrate the fun of the many holidays celebrated at this time of year, we will be having a Spirit Week this week capped off by a day of fun and community-building on Friday, Dec. 23. 

This is a busy time of year; please check out the “Upcoming Events” table as well as the detailed articles below for more information regarding:

  • 6th Grade Immunization Records OVERDUE 
  • Yearbook Orders
  • Parent Town Hall #3 Recording
  • Winter Spirit Week & Quarter 2 Assignments Due
  • PLEASE HELP: Boys’ Restroom
  • Easy Fundraising Opportunities
  • Volunteers Needed
  • 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.

We wish you and your family and loved ones all the best this holiday season!



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 christa.coryell@coloradoskiesacademy.org for more information about museum memberships for CSA families.

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6th Grade Immunization Records Due Monday, December 12

The state of Colorado requires that all students receive the Tdap vaccine prior to entry into 6th grade. Schools are required to collect proof of immunization from all incoming 6th grade students, document it, and send a report to the state in…

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Yearbook Orders

What better way to commemorate another great school year at Colorado Skies Academy than with a yearbook?  In order to guarantee that your child will receive a yearbook, please pre-order your copy today! Payments and order forms are due to…

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Parent Town Hall #3 – Recording Link

We had another great CSA Parent Town Hall on Tuesday, December 6th. The focus of the conversation was on the Charter Renewal process. If you were unable to join us live, you can watch the recording by clicking the link…

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Winter Spirit Week & Quarter 2 Assignments Due

We are excited to announce some seasonal, holiday fun happening during the week of December 19 (the last week of the quarter!): On Monday, Dec. 19 all quarter 2 assignments will be due, so please work with your learner to…

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PLEASE HELP: Boys’ Restroom

Lately we have seen a significant increase in vandalism in our boys’ restroom. We have found drawings on the walls (including stalls), scratched messages and obscene sketches in the stalls, and broken equipment. We would greatly appreciate it if parents…

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Easy Fundraising Opportunities

Thank you to our wonderful Fundraising Committee parents have been hard at work establishing simple ways for us to direct additional funds to our school! Below is a little information on two easy ways you can participate. King Soopers Rewards…

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Volunteers Needed

Calling all flexibly working parents! We have officially entered the half of the year when snow falls, and we need your help. CSA has not been able to hire an on-site facilities/maintenance employee, so when it snows in the middle…

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Thought of the Week

“The first step in this journey is to remember that a great deal of the stress we feel at the holidays is of our own creation.” – Dr. Daisy Sutherland