CPA Tiger Talk
January 30-February 3, 2023
CPA Carnival & Online Auction Saturday February 4
All are invited to join us for the CPA Carnival Fundraiser & Online Auction! The Carnival will take place in the CPA gyms and cafeteria on Saturday February 4 from 11am-2pm, and will feature games, prizes, an inflatable obstacle course, cotton candy, and limited concessions. This event is a fundraiser, and generosity is appreciated, but there are fun free activities to participate in as well--so the excitement doesn't have to stop when your tickets run out! Elementary aged children and younger must be supervised while at this event.
Visit www.biddingowl.com/cpa2023 to check out CPA's Online Auction! We have over $3,000 worth of prizes available to the highest bidder, including:
- Autographed sports memorabilia
- Gift cards (Target, Buffalo Wild Wings, Starbucks, and more!)
- Original artwork, hardwood & stained glass creations, and unique gift sets
- Tickets to comedy shows, dinner theatre, paintball, and more!
Please help spread the word about CPA's auction by sharing the link with people who know who might want to participate (www.biddingowl.com/cpa2023). Bidding closes at 10pm on Saturday February 4.
Save your spot at CPA--turn in your intent to return form!
CPA will begin filling open seats beginning on February 8 at our New Student Enrollment Lottery. Save your spot at CPA by submitting your Student Intent to Return Forms to the CPA office before February 8.
Ethical Principle of January: Courage
Dates to Remember
Monday January 1: The ACCESS testing window opens (see below)
Monday January 30-Friday February 3: High School Spirit Week (see below)
Wednesday February 1: 2023-2024 New Student Enrollment Deadline
Thursday February 2: Early Release Day (Dismissal at 1pm)
Friday February 3: Tigers Basketball Spirit Games in the RGA
Saturday February 4: CPA Carnival (see below)
Wednesday February 8: CPA's 2023-2024 New Student Lottery (Save your spot by turning in your Student Intent to Return Forms!)
Monday February 13: Board of Directors Meeting, 6pm
Wednesday March 1: Elementary Game Night, 5-7pm
Thursday March 2: Early Release Day (Dismissal at 1pm)
Monday February 20: No School: Presidents' Day!
Apply for Free or Reduced Price Lunch & Other Benefits!
If you haven't already done so, please complete the application as soon as possible. If you prefer a paper copy, please contact the CPA office.
This week in CPA Tigers athletics:
Recent CPA student highlights:
Middle School choir students participated in an end-of-semester talent show!
Ms. KW's class worked in teams to build the tallest possible paper structures!
Seniors in Public Speaking participated in debates on controversial topics.
High School Spirit Week: Jan 30-Feb 3
Monday 1/30: Comfy Day
Tuesday 1/31: Hat Day
Wednesday 2/1: Iconic Duo Day
Thursday Feb 2: Culture Day
Friday Feb 3: Spirit Day
- 9th Grade: Carolina Blue
- 10th Grade: Navy Blue
- 11th Grade: Gray
- 12th Grade: White
Ethics classes will discuss expectations around Spirit Week attire. If any students are unsure of what would be appropriate to wear during Spirit Week, they can discuss with their Ethics teacher or the administration team.
Spirit Week will end with the CPA Basketball Spirit Game on Friday February 3. We are excited to build CPA pride with you all!
If you have any questions about ACCESS testing, please connect with CPA's ELD Coordinator, Megan Olsen at email@example.com or 651-280-4561.
CPA is Now Enrolling!
Do you have family members or friends looking for a new school community to join? Great news: CPA is now enrolling for the 2023-2024 school year!
One of the best way people find our school is by word of mouth--and this contributes to the feeling of community that we value so highly. So please send this link to your friends, family members, and neighbors who would like to be part of a community like CPA!
Applications are due on Wednesday February 1. Our Enrollment Lottery will take place at 3pm on Wednesday February 8. Thanks for your support!
After School Program Opportunity!
-On the job coding certificate training to enter high paying tech careers. Teens make $15/hr starting at 10 hours a week. Snacks and transportation provided. Mondays & Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30.
-K-3rd grade literacy tutoring centered in the arts in small groups and one-on-one. Students experience various art forms from professional artists, attend field trips, and receive snacks and transportation. Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3:30-5:30.
For more information or to get registered, visit the 30,000 Feet website or call 651-210-3454
If you have pics of CPA students in action, please share them! Think class projects, field trips, athletics, dances, and more. Ms. Michalak didn't become the yearbook editor until after the fall sports seasons, so we especially need soccer and volleyball photos.
Submit your photos at https://community.lifetouch.com/invite?code=CPATIGERS-23 or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org and include date, names, and grades. Thanks for supporting the CPA yearbook!
Weather & Clothing
Are you looking for an easier way to make payments at school? Create a SchoolPay account!
SchoolPay accounts make it easier to process any payments you need to make to the school, athletics department, or cafeteria. Families can complete the application for free and reduced price lunch through School Pay, and families who receive free or reduced price lunch can also print their determination letter, which can be used to receive discounts at museums, MTC, and more!
Visit the CPA website to learn more and get started!
Every Meal Weekend Meal Bags
If you have any questions or need support, please contact the social work team.
CPA Safety Tip Line
If you prefer, our liaisons will be happy to translate or explain any announcements in Tiger Talk or answer any questions you have about CPA. Contact Maikao Lee at 651-280-4545 (Hmong), Mariana Majil at 651-289-3742 (Spanish), or Paw Nay Bu at 651-280-4591 (Karen) for support.