Back to Top The Royal Weekly – February 10, 2020 - Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy

Parent Survey Deadline has been Extended – February 11

Thanks to many of you who have taken the time to complete the Parent Survey. If you have not had a chance yet, there’s still time. The Parent Survey deadline has been extended and we value your feedback! Please be sure to complete the survey by Tuesday, February 11. We would really like to hear from you!  The link the survey will be re-sent via email today!

Academic Challenge Team Finishes Impressive Season

On Monday, February 3, CVCA’s varsity Academic Challenge team went 4-1 at the annual Summit County League tournament held at Kent State University, bringing their record to 11-6 overall. This year’s team has been led by senior Alex Papatonis, who received first-team honors as one of the top 8 players in the league. Congrats to Alex, Coach Craig McSparran, and seniors Juliea Dworning, Austin Mahajan, Emerson McSparran, and Ethan Wang on a strong finish to a strong season!

Winter Social Tickets on Sale February 12

Tickets for the new Winter Social go on sale Wednesday, February 12. All CVCA students in grades 9-12 are invited to the February 22 evening of entertainment, desserts, dancing, prizes, and more. More information and parent waivers are available HERE.

Prospective Parent Meetings – February 13

Parents who want to learn more about CVCA are invited to our last Prospective Parent Meeting on Thursday, February 13, 9:30-11:00 a.m. Register at

Student Health and Wellness Reminder

The health and safety of your student is always our highest priority. During this flu season, we would like to update you on our efforts to keep your student safe and also remind you of keeping your family healthy. Our best defense against the spread of respiratory viruses is prevention. Please take a moment to view our health and wellness recommendations posted on the MY CVCA page. Together we can reduce the spread of infections at CVCA.

Ohio EdChoice Scholarship Program

Recent press coverage has raised many questions about the Ohio EdChoice Scholarship Program which provides local and state funded scholarships for eligible students to pay private school tuition. Find out more HERE>>.

Spring Sports Registration Now Open

Registration for 2020 spring sports is now live through FinalForms. Log in  to your account HERE>> to register your son or daughter. Be sure to click the button for 2019-2020 registration and select your sport. You can also update any changes to your information at this time. If you don’t have a FinalForms account, sign-up today using the link above. This Parent Playbook will walk you through how to set up an account.

All spring athletes and at least one of his/her parents must attend the mandatory OHSAA Preseason Parent/Athlete Meeting on March 3 at 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel.

Spring Sports Start Dates:

An Event You Don’t Want to Miss

Tickets are on sale NOW for the 2020 Royal Evening gala on Saturday, March 7 in the CVCA gymnasium. A fun night of giving, the Royal Evening is filled with mingling, fellowship, fabulous food, laughter, great auction items, entertainment, and thanksgiving for all the Lord has done for His school. It’s a highlight of the school year for the whole CVCA community. There are grade level parent tables and sports/club tables available. Seating is limited, so order your tickets today HERE. Questions? Contact Jennifer Meybaum.

We Appreciate our Royal Evening Sponsors

Due to the generosity of our sponsors, ALL funds given through the silent auction, live auction, cake auction, and Raise for Royals will go directly to CVCA student financial assistance. If you would like to be a Royal Evening sponsor, contact Kristin Nichols at [email protected].  More information is available at

Silver Sponsors this year include Akron Smile/Complete Family Dentistry and Atrium OB/GYN. Akron Smile Complete Health Dentistry is a dental office with a great history tied to CVCA, its students, and leadership. Their focus is on complete health – the connection between oral and systemic health. Learn more at Atrium OB/GYN is excited to again support the mission of CVCA through the Royal Evening. Atrium is an obstetrical and gynecological practice with a strong commitment to wellness, prevention, and education for all women, in all stages of life. They offer high quality and compassionate and comprehensive care.

We are also pleased to have Donovan, Klimczak & Company Certified Public Accountants and Business Advisors as a Bronze Sponsor this year.

Check out these Royal Evening Auction Items

Hire the CVCA Football Team for the Day – Do you have a job which takes “royal” strength and energy? If so, the CVCA football team is ready to tackle the job! The team will spend one Saturday afternoon in the fall being deployed to do all of your chores: mulching, raking, digging garden beds, painting fences, etc. With 48 players and coaches on hand your tasks will be done in a jiffy. Or you can share the football team’s labors with your neighbors who might need a hand. The team’s service will be coordinated with Coach Larlham and take place on a mutually agreed upon date on a Saturday afternoon after a home JV game in the fall.

Farm Fresh Basket – Enjoy two dozen organic, cage-free brown eggs, 12 oz. homemade maple syrup, 1 quart home-canned green beans, 1 pint homemade canned applesauce (no sugar added), homemade bread, and 1 1/2 pints apple jelly. Donated by CVCA teacher Jennifer Moore and her husband from their farm.

The Royal Theatre Spring Musical – April 24-25 and May 1-2

The Royal Theatre presents Disney’s Beauty and The Beast. The Preview Night ($6 at the door tickets only) will be held on April 22 at 6:30 p.m. Regular performances will be April 24–25 at 7:00 p.m., May 1 at 7:00 p.m., and May 2 at 2:00 p.m. Tickets go on sale Sunday, April 5 at

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