SOA Summer Update

Information for the '22-'23 School Year from Dr. Cook

Gearing up for the New School Year!

We hope you are enjoying the summertime pace and activities. We’ve been working this summer to get ready for a great year with our young artists, and we’re excited about all the learning ahead.

Registration Dates and Times

Grade Level - Date -Time

6th Grade___ 8/2/22___ 9am – 11am

7th Grade___8/1/22___1pm – 3pm

8th Grade___ 8/1/22___9am – 11am

9th Grade__7/28/22___1pm – 3pm

10th Grade__7/28/22___9am – 11am

11th Grade __7/27/22__1pm – 3pm

12th Grade__7/27/22___9am – 11am

Families w/Multi-Grade Students____8/2/22___1pm-3pm

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Registration for all CCSD schools is online. Many of you have completed the process. Congratulations!


Prior to your registration,

Fees


When you arrive, you will receive a checklist that must be initialed at each station before receiving your child's updated schedule and textbooks. You will be glad you completed all of the online tasks before you came-that will save you at least 30 minutes during registration!


During registration you’ll also be able to

Purchase T-Shirts or other spirit items

Pay art major fees

Purchase a parking pass $37 (11th-12th graders with driver's license)

Pick up textbooks

Pick up schedule


To recap, BEFORE coming to registration...

  • DIGITAL forms completed
  • ONLINE SOA Registration Fee paid

  • ONLINE PTSA Fee paid

(Save your digital or hardcopy receipts and bring them with you!)
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BECOME A PTSA MEMBER NOW!

The School of the Arts (SOA) Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) is a member-focused non-profit organization whose aim is to support the artistic development of all SOA students through representation and education. Our PTSA is made up of hard-working parents & teachers who pool their talents to provide practical support for our school. The PTSA supports our school and impacts every student and teacher.


Why should you join the SOA PTSA?

The number one reason to join the PTSA is to benefit your child. In doing so, you also help our school! When you join the PTSA, you join a community that encourages student achievement and enriches the learning environment.


How Your Membership Helps SOA:

-Provides security officers for school performances

-Funds Senior Scholarships

-Supports teacher appreciation activities

-Purchases classroom enhancements

-Backs field trips and school dances

We Need Parent Volunteers for Registration!

In order to help registration flow smoothly, we'd love to have some parent help! Click here for more information and to sign up to volunteer for a session or two.

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What About School Supplies and Summer Reading or Math?

We are confident students are completing the required summer reading and math and will be prepared for success in their classes. Reading and math information as well as supply lists are posted on our webpage or can be accessed by clicking here.


Information about the 2022 Sales Tax Free Weekend August 5th-7th can be accessed here

Students' Schedules

PowerSchool has been offline for several weeks, so we have not been able to access, update, review schedules or make changes. Schedules will be available at registration for all grade levels. We appreciate your patience as we work with the technology and timeline for PowerSchool access.
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Free or Reduced Lunch Application

This school year, funding will not be available to offer ALL students FREE meals. To complete an application for free or reduced prices for lunches, please click on this link to CCSD's Meal Application Page.

Do All Students Need to Provide Residency Documents?

Yes! All students must submit the required residency forms in order to attend SOA. Click here to access information and the required forms.
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We look forward to seeing you at registration!