CCA School District News & Updates

9-17-2020

OUTDOOR CLASSROOM PROJECT RECEIVES WELLMARK MATCH GRANT

The Wellmark Foundation has notified 28 Iowa organizations, including Clear Creek Amana Community School District that they will receive Matching Assets to Community Health (MATCH) grants, contingent upon securing the required 50 percent match amount.

Each of these grantees are planning projects that can help individuals, families and communities achieve better health through built environment initiatives that encourage physical activity or access to and consumption of nutritious foods.


Clear Creek Amana Community School District, $13,583

The Clear Creek Amana Middle School Outdoor Classroom is a project that aims to take an under-used space and transform it into a space that is welcoming to the community and allows curriculum to expand out of the classroom to engage students in a different way. Students will have enhanced hands-on curriculum related to food production, food consumption and physical education.

BOARD MEETING: TEACHING AND LEARNING BY CCE

Mrs. Stanerson from Clear Creek Elementary presented to the CCA School Board of Education 9-16-20 during the Teaching and Learning portion of the meeting. She presented on the great things she is teaching in her technology class with a special emphasis on what students are learning with coding.

CCE has received an award this year that will supply them with multiple STEM learning kits for each grade level, K-5. These activities are aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards.

Click on the link for the full presentation:

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1cue2Eb1QLlb_-1paFkcGaW2D8CrhhYO5FpsdmDI7SKQ/edit?usp=sharing

HOMECOMING T-SHIRT ORDER DUE BY SEPTEMBER 21

Below is the 2020 Homecoming T-Shirt. Our student council has worked tirelessly over the last few weeks to bring some normalcy to our current situation. That being said, the turn around time is SHORT. All orders are DUE Monday, September 21st. You can order online through the ELITE under the link provided below.

http://www.teamelitesports.com/CCA.html


A reminder, the t-shirt sales go to our Sponsor A Family program that helps families in need during the holiday season! If you can order one and show your school spirit!

HOMECOMING 2020 IS SEPTEMBER 28 - OCTOBER 2

Although it won't look the same as traditional years High School Student Council has worked on a plan to include students and families district wide.


Read more for a letter from the student council

Roll Up Your Sleeve for Your Annual Flu Vaccine

SPECTATOR GUIDELINES FOR ATHLETICS


Reminder that you must have a ticket to enter the games and you MUST sit in your ticket group of 4 while social distancing from other groups. With your help our athletes can continue to play and have a safe fall sports season.

Spectator Guideline Details

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CCA CORONAVIRUS RELIEF DONATIONS

A link for community donations to the district to support approved PPE, commercial cleaning supplies and other Coronavirus related expenses for all buildings.

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Non-Discrimination Statement

It is the policy of the Clear Creek Amana Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact Lori Robertson, 1486 Hwy 6 NW, Oxford, IA 52322.

319-828-4510 or lorirobertson@ccaschools.org