Back to Top The Royal Weekly – February 11, 2019 - Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy

Prospective Parent Meeting – February 26 and 28

Do you know someone interested in attending CVCA? Invite them to one of the upcoming Middle and High School Prospective Parent Meetings. Families will learn about our programs and curriculum, take a campus tour, get their questions answered, and hear from our administration. Two meeting times are available: Tuesday, February 26, 9:00-10:30 a.m. (space is limited) and Thursday, February 28, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

Royal Evening Class Auction Packages

Thank you to all the parents joyfully contributing to the various grade-level packages for the Royal Evening auction! The following exciting packages will be available for everyone to bid on at the Royal Evening:

6th Grade – Tour of Donut Shops in Northeast Ohio
7th Grade – Gift Cards of All Kinds
8th Grade – Tour of Ice Cream Parlors in Northeast Ohio
9th Grade – Museum of the Bible Tour in Washington, DC
10th Grade – Tour of Pizzerias in Northeast Ohio
11th & 12th Grade – Glamping: Experience Hocking Hills State Park in a Yurt

If you haven’t been able to participate in one of these packages, there is still time. Contact Jennifer Meybaum at [email protected]. Parents are also welcome to donate an item from the Amazon Wishlist available at under the “Donate” button. Thank you!

Royal Evening Tickets on Sale

Tickets to the March 16 Royal Evening are available online at Everyone in the CVCA community is invited and encouraged to attend this fun night of giving to the Lord’s ministry at CVCA.

Course Scheduling for 2019-2020

Last week students were given the 2019-2020 High School Academic Catalog. This catalog contains important information that will help you make decisions about the courses available for the upcoming year and will have an impact on your student’s future course of study. Please review the Academic Catalog as a family before the start of scheduling.

The Guidance Office will meet with students during their Bible classes between February 11 and February 22 to obtain initial course requests. Students will have the opportunity to confirm their individual requests to Spring Break. Final schedules will be ready in August before the start of the new school year.

Year-End Reminders for Seniors

Seniors: While it may feel as though you have a significant amount of time left at CVCA, the days are quickly coming to an end. Senior trip and commencement will be here before we know it. Therefore, as you plan for your final semester, please review this Senior Reminders letter which includes several pertinent dates for your calendar and information on graduation tickets.

Continuous Enrollment Reminder

More than 160 families have already signed up for Continuous Enrollment. Have you?

  • Did you know it takes just minutes of your time? You will never have re-enroll at CVCA again!
  • Did you know that you do not pay your re-enrollment fee at this time, but instead roll it into next year’s tuition payment plan?
  • Did you know the deadline is March 31? Don’t wait – take a minute to sign up for Continuous Enrollment today!

CVCA Robotics to Compete at Regional Championship

Royal Technic, the CVCA Robotics Team, will compete at the Regional Championship at Grove City College on March 1-2. The team constructed a robot based on the concept of removing plastic waste from our oceans and lakes. The team will compete in a robot competition, give a marketing presentation, display a team exhibit, submit an engineering notebook, document programming in a video and be judged on their spirit and sportsmanship.

Senior Shakespeare Showdown

On the evening of Thursday, January 31st, CVCA held its seventh Shakespeare Showdown, a Shakespearean monologue competition in which each participant performs a speech from one of Shakespeare’s plays. Judges select the winner, who is then eligible to represent the school in the regional level of the National Shakespeare Competition. Congratulations to this year’s winner, senior Alyssa Sharp, for her comic portrayal of the infatuated shepherdess Phoebe, and to the runner-up, senior Annie Bockoven, for her intense portrayal of the vengeful father Titus Andronicus.

Middle School Girls Softball Meeting – February 14

Middle school girls interested in playing softball should attend an informational meeting on Thursday, February 14 during their lunch periods in the gym lobby (near the trophy case). The middle school girls softball club is open to all girls in grades 6, 7, and 8, regardless of experience. This meeting will determine the feasibility of having a team for the 2019 season.

Junior Royals Basketball Night – February 15

Junior Royals members are invited to the CVCA men’s varsity basketball game on Friday, February 15 at 7:30 p.m. Every Junior Royals will get in FREE, receive a snack voucher and Snoopy plush toy, and participate in halftime activities. They will also have the chance to win a signed CVCA team basketball and an ice cream party for ten at Sweet Frog! More information is available on the Junior Royals webpage. Questions? Please contact Lici Hoover.

Spring Sports Meetings and Start Dates

Preseason Parent Meetings are required by the OHSAA. All middle school and high school winter athletes and at least one parent/guardian are required to attend. After a presentation by the CVCA Athletic Department, teams will meet individually to review sport-specific information.

Watch your email for additional Spring Sports information.

Pre-season Parent Meetings:
• Baseball, Lacrosse, Softball – Monday, February 25, 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel
• Tennis and Track & Field – Monday, March 11, 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel

High School Winter Sports Start Dates:
• Baseball: Monday, February 18, 3:30-5:30 p.m.
• Boys Lacrosse: Monday, February 18, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
• Girls Lacrosse: Monday, February 18, 2:00- 3:30 p.m.
• Softball: Monday, February 18, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
• Boys Tennis: Monday, March 4, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
• Track & Field: Monday, March 4, 3:00-5:00 p.m.

7th and 8th Grade Middle School Spring Sports Start Dates:
• Boys Lacrosse: Saturday, February 23, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
• Track & Field: Monday, March 4, 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Baseball Youth Clinic – March 2

The CVCA Athletic Department will offer a Baseball Clinic on Saturday, March 2 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. for baseball players ages 6-14. The clinic will cover the fundamentals of baseball in an atmosphere that emphasizes sportsmanship, teamwork, and joy for the game. Skill instruction will include: infield play, hitting, pitching, catching, base running, and outfield play. Cost of the clinic is $25. More information is available on the CVCA Athletics website.

Huntington Bank – Big Board/Silver Sponsor

Proud to support CVCA for a second year as a Royal Evening Big Board/Silver Sponsor, Huntington Bank is one of the largest and most respected banks in the Midwest, with $106 billion in assets and a network of branches and ATMs across eight states. Huntington’s purpose is to help make people’s lives better, help businesses thrive, and strengthen the communities they serve. Thanks to its growth, Huntington has been able to continuously invest in communities through the Huntington Charitable Grant Program, financial education, and volunteerism. “Huntington Bank is committed to helping people lead better lives and strengthening the communities we serve,” says Nick Browning, Huntington Bank’s President of the Akron Region. “We deeply appreciate the opportunity to work with the dedicated team of educational professionals of CVCA to shape the future of the students and family members of CVCA.” Huntington and its affiliates provide consumer, small business, commercial, treasury management, wealth management, brokerage, trust, and insurance services. Huntington also provides auto dealer, equipment finance, national settlement, and capital market services.

To learn more about all of our sponsors and how you can support the Royal Evening, visit our the Royal Evening webpage.

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