eCollier Virtual Academy

First Parent Newsletter of the 2021 - 2022 School Year!

School Starts August 10th!

Parents and eLearning Coaches,

This is your own personalized newsletter. Every two weeks, you will find information about the school, events, parent tips, and more, to help you and your student be successful.


To our returning families, we are grateful for your dedication and support of our virtual program. To our new families, we are so excited you have chosen eCA, and we want this to be a fantastic school year for all. Some of you may be here temporarily, and some permanently. And that's OK! Every family has chosen what works best for them. All are welcome. Please know we are here to support you!

eCA School Orientation Missions

Who attends orientation?

STAFF - PARENTS – STUDENTS – eLEARNING COACHES… because eCA = FAMILY

Where are the presentations?

All orientation presentations are live at the eCA campus, 4600 Santa Barbara Blvd. (back of Calusa Park Elementary).

When are these presentations?

Orientation dates and times:

Orientation Mission 1 is July 26, 2021 6:30PM to 7:30PM

Orientation Mission 2 is August 2, 2021 6:30PM to 7:30PM

Orientation Mission 3 is August 9, 2021 6:30PM to 7:30PM

What information will I get from the presentation?

PLEASE BRING YOUR CHARGED CCPS LAPTOP

Agenda Topics Covered:

I. First 30 minutes is a presentation about K-12 eCA information

II. Second 30 minutes will be specific to your students’ level Elementary – Middle – High

III. eCA staff will walk you through creating an eCA FLVS Franchise student and parent account.

Why is it important that I attend?

It is easiest to prepare for school by meeting in person to support a successful virtual experience!

Attendance at Orientation is Required: How do I sign up and choose an orientation presentation to attend?

Please complete this Office Form to sign up for an Orientation Mission:

Important Dates: Upcoming, school calendar, and more

August

August 2, 2021 – eCA Teachers begin making welcome phone calls to families and meeting students.

August 10, 2021 – First day of school!


*Families will receive an invitation to eCA campus mid-August to take pictures and receive their student ID badge for the school year. Secondary students will need these for admittance into sporting events and be allowed on CCPS campuses, including our own.


SEPTEMBER

September 6, 2021 – Labor Day, No School

September 7, 2021 – No School for Teachers and Students

September 10, 2021 – 1st Interim Grades

CCPS Technology Support

Make sure your laptop is always working properly, stays charged, and has needed software updates.

To fix problems from home, contact CCPS via email at studentlaptop@collierschools.com or their website https://www.collierschools.com/Page/14579

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eCA Technology Support

To exchange a laptop or fix a software/login issue, please call the eCA main number at 377-9700.


Please make sure your CCPS laptop is working properly, charged, and brought to orientation!

Weekly Tips, Ideas, and Timely Topics

Inspirational Video

Take a few minutes and watch this video, it's great if you want to watch it with your student as well!
COMMITMENT - Best Motivational Video

About Us

eCA main office: 239-377-9700

Location:

Calusa Park Elementary

4600 Santa Barbara Blvd, Naples, FL, 34104

*We are located around back with private entrance. Take a right to go around the loop instead of straight to the front of the school.


Dr. Denise Lindheim

eCA Principal

239-377-9704


Jay Fike

eCA Assistant Principal Attendance, Curriculum, and Instruction

239-377-9713


Mary Vingi

eCA School Counselor

Contact info coming soon!


Terry Kalten

eCA School Counselor

239-377-5386


Jude Forges, LMHC

eCA Licensed Mental Health Professional

Contact info coming soon!