Christ Child Academy Newsletter

June 4, 2020

From the Desk of Mr. Ruedinger

Hello CCA Parents,


Thank You for your patience and support of our teachers, staff, and school as a whole during this school closure due to the CoVID-19 pandemic. If at any time, you need assistance, please feel free to contact me and we will do everything in our power to help or direct you to viable resources.


Christ Child Academy is excited to announce that CCA alumnus, Jacob Scholten, has earned Valedictorian honors from the South High School graduating class of 2020. What a wonderful representation for our school!


Congratulations to the 2020 CCA 8th grade class who will graduate on Sunday, July 12th at 1:00 pm, with an optional date of Sunday, August 2nd. We wish them well in all of their future endeavors.

Lauren Kay Binversie

Hayden Leo Brickley

Ellie Grace Daharsh

Peter James Gerrits

Nathaniel George Glander

Davis James Glavan

Zachary Michael Groh

Jennifer Ann Hittman

Julianne Paige Keil

Samantha Teresa Kolar

Malayna Carmen Preder

Fayeth Gabrielle St. Onge

Alexandra JoAnn Stricker

Jacob Lawrence Thill

Joseph Myron Yurk


As we approach the close of the 2019-2020 school year, we say “goodbye” to our school families who have their youngest child graduating this year. We thank them for being part of the CCA family and wish the students well as they enter high school. We extend our thanks for all the hours of service these families have given to make our school a great place for learning. We hope you’ll come back and visit us!


Tom & Tricia Brickley (Hayden)

Tim & Judy Glander (Nathan)

Jim & Lynn Glavan (Davis)

Todd & Shelley Hittman (Jenny)

Jackie Keil (Julianne)

Todd Preder & Christine Preder (Malayna)

Annette St. Onge (Fayeth)

Beau & Jennifer Stricker (Alex)

Larry & Andrea Thill (Jacob)

C. J. Yurk & Debbie Kiser (Joe)


Quarter 4 report cards will be mailed out by the middle of June.


If you did not order a yearbook but would like to still purchase one, please contact the school office. The cost will be $17.


Carrier Inserts:

  • Athletic Forms for Fall Sports Participants
  • CCA Golf Outing Registration
  • CCA School Supply List 2020-2021
  • CCA Yearbook - Those Who Ordered
  • Important Dates to Remember 2020-2021
  • Mass Server Certificates
  • Perfect Attendance Certificates
  • Physical Forms - Only If Needed
  • The Challenger - Winter/Spring Edition

PICK UP/DROP OFF DAY FRIDAY, JUNE 5

The ALL SCHOOL Pick Up/Drop Off Day will be on Friday, June 5 from 12:00-5:00 pm.


This will be for all parents in 3K-8th grade to drop off items that belong to the school, work from the last three weeks of school, and any CCA basketball players who have uniforms to turn in. Please turn in basketball uniforms & homework in a zip lock bag with your child's name on it.


At this time, we will also be distributing the last Carrier which will include ordered yearbooks, supply list for 2020-2021 school year, and any other miscellaneous items.


Registration forms for the 2020-2021 school year can also be dropped off at this time! Please place in an envelope marked Attn: School Office.

Ms. Margaret Zahn

Last week, a beloved retired teacher, Margaret Zahn, passed away. Margaret served our school amazingly for 47 years. She began her teaching career at Immaculate Conception School on September 9, 1964. She retired from Christ Child Academy on June 15, 2011. We were blessed to have Ms. Zahn as part of our teaching staff…a very special teacher to her students and a dedicated staff member.


A memorial fund has been created by the Zahn family for Christ Child Academy.


Christ Child Academy

Ms. Margaret Zahn Memorial Fund

2722 Henry Street

Sheboygan, WI 53081

Schoolkidz USA School Supply Kits

Online school supply orders are due soon! The email with information regarding the Schoolkidz USA school supply kits was sent out on April 30. This is an optional online ordering service for school supplies for the 2020-2021 school year. The school supplies will be delivered to school in time for orientation night on August 27. The sale will run through June 19.
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2020-2021 Registration Information

Registration for the 2020-2021 school year is now open to all current and new families on a first come, first serve basis.


Please take advantage of our Student Referral Program! Download the forms below. See program handout for full details.

9th Annual CCA Golf Outing

When: Sunday, September 13, 2020


  • 1:00 p.m. Shotgun Start


What: 4–Person Best Ball Scramble

Where: Riverdale Country Club

5008 South 12th Street, Sheboygan


Please see the information below and in your Carrier.

Vacation Bible School Cancelled

After careful consideration, the South and North Side Catholic Parishes have decided to cancel Vacation Bible School for this summer, due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. We thank you for your interest in our program and look forward to brighter days ahead. If you have already registered, your payment will be returned within the next week.


Have a wonderful summer,


Lori Gullikson

Director of Religious Education

Safeguarding All God's Family

If parents or grandparents plan to participate in field trips, work in the lunchroom, coach, or help out at school, you must attend a Safeguarding All God’s Family training through the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. You must register on-line at www.archmil.org and indicate you are associated with Christ Child Academy. If you have not previously been trained, now is a great time to attend a session.

Standards Based Grading

During this school year, Christ Child Academy will be transitioning from a traditional grading system to standards based grading system, which will go into effect for the 2020-2021 school year. The Archdiocese of Milwaukee has strongly recommended that all schools move to this reporting framework.


As we proceed through this transition over the next year, please know that our goal of academic excellence remains our priority. These "best practices" will enable parents to fully understand where their child is academically while at the same time motivating students to become life-learners.


The Parenting Guide to Standards Based Grading will provide valuable insight during this transition. Additional information will be coming in the following weeks.

SCRIP

Scrip is available 24/7/365 at www.glscrip.com and use CCA enrollment code 56477C7B4536 to get started. Contact Brenda Binversie, binversies@gmail.com with any questions.

CCA Annual Fund

The 2019 CCA Annual Fund appeal continues. Please support our school and share the link below often.


Your generous gift to the Christ Child Academy Annual Fund makes a difference in the lives of our students. The funds raised will provide excellent academic and athletic programs, curriculum materials, and technology for both the students and staff; it will ensure the ability to carry out our school’s mission on a daily basis. Your gift will also enable us to maintain affordable tuition for all families.


You received an Annual Fund Contribution Form in the mail in November to donate or you may visit our online site at the link below. Feel free to share this link with all your friends and family via social media.


Christ Child Academy Annual Fund


We appreciate your support and you may donate to this fund until June 30, 2020.

Buffalo Wild Wings

Eat at Buffalo Wild Wings and they will give CCA 10% back! All you have to do is mention that you want your purchase to go to Christ Child Academy/Team D! See the below information for details.
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Box Tops for Education

Earn cash for our school! The NEW and improved Box Tops mobile app uses the state-of-the-art technology to scan your store receipt within 14 days of purchase, find participating products and instantly add Box Tops to your school's earnings online. It’s another easy way for you to help the school by purchasing the products you already use! Enlist your family, friends and neighbors to collect the Box Tops, too.


Please see the below attachments for further instructions, a list of products and then download the app.

CCA School Calendar 2020-2021

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Christ Child Academy Mission Statement

Christ Child Academy, a ministry of St. Peter Claver, Immaculate Conception and Ss. Cyril and Methodius parishes, is a Catholic education community coming together to celebrate and demonstrate Christ’s love. Our school provides a comprehensive curriculum in the areas of spiritual, academic, character, and social growth. Our students are God’s own children. Each is infinitely valuable and lovable. By studying, learning and sharing the teachings of Christ, we inspire our students to develop their potential as persons in a loving, caring atmosphere.

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