Heron Herald

Cyber Academy of South Carolina

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May 26, 2016

This Edition

PTSO Meeting (Calling Re-Registering Learning Coaches)

Field Day- RSVP Links

Summer Reading

Summer Links

Last Days

Materials Return

K12 Summer Camps

Dates to write down

May 27th Field Day

June 2nd (LAST day to take iReady Diagnostic Test- 6-8th grade)

June 2nd Last Day of School

June 10th Report Cards Kmailed

June 24th Re-Registration Deadline

PTSO Informational Meeting

We hope that everyone that was able to come to our information session learned a lot about our initiative for next year. If you weren't able to attend please view the recording.

Please complete the following survey to let us know your interests for next year regarding PTSO.

PTSO info session recording

PTSO Parent Survey

Our speaker shared out the GCA's PTSO website for ideas-

Georgia Cyber Academy's Website

Field Day

May 27th 10:00-11:30am

Come join the Cyber Academy of South Carolina for an End of Year Field Day event!

There will be Sack Races, Tug of War, and lots more. Pack a lunch and have a picnic with Cyber Academy staff and families in the park.

This is a great opportunity to meet some fellow Herons to make connections before summer as well as kick off the end of the school year.

Cyber Academy recently won the DAV PILKEY BE A READING

SUPERHERO contest for South Carolina. This is a very big honor! This contest provides books for students to kick off their summer reading. CASC teachers and staff will be handing out the books to students at Field Day on May 27th. You won’t want to miss out!!! Make sure to stay tuned for more information as we get closer to the event.

This event is open to currently enrolled as well as prospective families, so bring a friend with you.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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Summer Reading

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Our Middle School Teachers put together a great list of books for summer!

Ms. Chieffi

Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead

Summer of the Gypsy Moths by Sara Pennypacker

One Year in Coal Harbor (Coal Harbour #2) by Polly Horvath

Mrs. Simpson Her favorite author is Nicholas Sparks.

The Longest Ride

The Choice

Mr. Timmons

American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Blood Meridian by McCarthy

Every Tuesday at 4:30PM Carolina Forest Library in Myrtle Beach has Teen Game Night!

6th Graders - Get excited about summer reading with these titles picked specifically for 6th graders.

7th Graders - Get excited about summer reading with these titles picked specifically for7th graders.

8th Graders - Get excited about summer reading with these titles picked specifically for 8th graders.

Young Adult Book Award Winners List posted HERE


Summer is just around the corner. Start getting ideas for fun things to do!

Last Day of Learning Labs

Our learning labs will be wrapping up for the year on May 31st.

It has been a great year of academic and social growth for many of our Herons who visited the learning labs. We are so proud to say that we will be adding on to them in the coming school year with a lot of other wonderful opportunities.

Please let us know if you have any suggestions for learning labs next year.

Learning Coaches will be getting emails from K12 with information for returning materials. If you are registered to return next school year you will be able to keep your computer if you have one over the summer. Please check the link below for more information.

CASC Summer School- HS Students

Are you interested in taking summer courses? Do you want to get ahead in high school? Are you missing some credits in order to graduate on time? Do you need Credit Recovery for a course you didn’t pass?

We held an information session on May 17 to help answer your questions! Click here for the link to the recording.

CASC is working with VirtualSC for the summer course offerings. 9th through 11th

grade Students must be currently enrolled with CASC and marked as registering to be eligible to participate.

Students in grade 11 can register from May 18-June 1. Students in grades 9-10 can register from May 25 to June 1. Students who need Credit Recovery courses can register through June 10. Please go to www.virtualsc.org and watch the recording above for more information.

You can also go to http://casccounselor.weebly.com/ and find more information and step-by-step guides on how to set up an account and register for courses.

K12 Summer Camps

Check out these great camp offerings through K12!

Cyber Academy of South Carolina

The Cyber Academy of South Carlina is a full-time, tuition-free, online public charter school for South Carolina students in grades K-11. Learn more at casc.k12.com/

Academic Calendar

Is there a teacher or student that has made a difference to you during your time at Cyber Academy? Give them a Heron Shout-Out! tinyurl/cascshoutout