College Prep Academy, January 2021
Happy New Year! Our College Prep Academy newsletter informs you of what's going on in our school. Highlights include student-written articles, upcoming events, school-related data, and information relevant to current students and their families. Be on-the-lookout for the CPA Chronicles each month.
Student & Community Highlights
Kansas Historical Society Photography Contest
Topeka High Swim Team
Topeka West Bowling Team
Topeka Youth Commission Semi-Finalist
9th grade College Prep scholar and Topeka High student Destiny Shipley advanced to the semi-final stage of the Topeka Youth Commission Grant Competition! Destiny has applied for a grant to display her artwork around the Topeka community. Good luck with the next round of the competition, Destiny! We are so proud of you!
English Language Arts Spotlight: English 7
Below is a link to Quinci Bryant's essay.
Math Spotlight: Honors Geometry 9
9th grade Honors Geometry scholars used scale drawings and proportions to investigate the question: "Are Barbie and Ken Proportional?" After comparing their own measurements to Barbie and Ken's, students had to analyze their findings within a real-world context. Please click here to read 9th grade scholar Raphael Obenieta's outstanding analysis.
Reminders & Upcoming Events
Last Day of Semester 1: January 29, 2021
January 29 is the last day for both Quarter 2 and Semester 1. Please encourage your children to make up any outstanding assignments in the next few days :)