The PCA Scoop

Weekly Family Update

Week of March 8th, 2021

In This Week's Edition


✦ South Schools' Parent Support Pods!!

✦ Coffee with the Leadership Team

✦ March Virtual Workshops

✦ 2021 Virtual Graduation & Promotion

✦ Discovery Day & High School Hangouts Break


✦ Enrichment Updates

✦ CAASPP Prep for EIGHTH Graders!

✦ Social-Emotional Support: Mindset Mondays

✦ Personalized Learners


✦ Family Resource Site - Spanish Resources

✦ ELL Support Teacher Office Hours


✦ High School Updates

✦ High School Expo

✦ Virtual Career Fair

✦ Scholarship Opportunities

PCA Happenings

South Schools' Parent Support Pods!!

Big picture

Join our once-a-month (grade-specific) meetings to talk ALL THINGS HOMESCHOOLING with parents just like you! This will be a time to chat about curriculum, successes, failures and to bounce ideas off one another all from the comfort of your own home. We can't wait to see you there!

3rd-5th Grade - Wednesday, March 10th @ 2pm:

6th-8th Grade - Thursday, March 18th @ 9am:

9th-12th Grade - Wednesday, March 24th @ 2pm:

Coffee with the Leadership Team

March Virtual Workshops

TK - 2nd Grade

Middle School

High School

2021 Virtual Graduation & Promotion

Join the Celebration!

Please join us in celebrating the hard work and dedication of our amazing PCA students. The ceremony will be virtual this year and will begin with the 8th grade promotion ceremony followed by the 12th grade graduation. Even though we can't get together in person, we want to be able to acknowledge our students online, with family and friends in attendance. Please click the the button below for more information!

Discovery Day & High School Hangouts Break

Big picture

Parent Resources

Enrichment Updates

Big picture

CAASPP Prep for EIGHTH Graders!

Calling All Eighth Graders!

Join us for weekly, interactive, grade-level videos to help prepare for the CAASPP test this spring. We will be focusing on MATH! So have your student grab a pencil and paper and join one of our math intervention teachers for tips, tricks, and problem solving. Each week will be a different grade, so keep your eyes out for yours!

Click here for 8th grade video

Social-Emotional Support

Mindset Monday March Topic: Self-Compassion and The Power of Mistakes

Is your student hard on themselves? Could your student benefit from learning about how their mistakes can actually HELP their brain grow?

Take a look at our newly posted Resources on March’s topic.

“Self-Compassion and The Power of Mistakes” and join us:


March 8th 10:00am (TK-5th) & 1:00pm (6th-12th)



Personalized Learners

Big picture

English Learners Resources

Family Resource Site - Spanish Resources

Did you know that we have all of the recorded workshops available on the Family Resource Site? Under each date, parents can see the topic covered in that workshop!

Big picture

ELL Support Teacher Office Hours

ELL Support Teacher Office Hours for students already enrolled in their classes:

Linda Moreno

EL Intervention Coordinator

Tuesdays: 1-2 pm

(619) 857-2491

Office Hours with Ms. Allison are open to all ELL Students in PCA/CPA/MVA:

Come visit on Wednesdays from 11:30-12:15


  • HS EL students to get help with school work

  • ELL students who need help with BrainPopELL

High School

High School Updates

Progress Reports: The end of Quarter 3 is approaching! Progress reports will be completed the weekly of March 22. Reach out to your HST now with any concerns.

Edgenuity Extras: Please join the Edgenuity HQTs for course specific/student success sessions throughout the month of March. All high school students in HQT led courses and CP courses are welcome to join in. Please see the March Extras flyer and message Jolene with any questions.

CPA HQT Encounters: We'd love for you to join a CPA HQT Encounter this month! All are welcome! Please see the March flyer here.

Virtual College Fairs: The National Association of College Admissions Counselors in partnership with the Common App are offering four College fairs this spring 2021.

TIP: Pay attention to the timezone and adjust accordingly.

Create an account and register here

High School Expo

Big picture

Virtual Career Fair

Big picture

Scholarship Opportunities

Here is a list of popular scholarship search engines or other pre-vetted scholarships.

Karmen & Rachel

We are your San Diego Family Liaisons.

Please let us know how we can help you! /