The Royal Weekly – October 23, 2017

By: CVCA

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CVCA Apparel Store Closes Today!

Shop the CVCA Royals Apparel Store for uniform and spirit wear. Hurry, the shop closes Monday, October 23!

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Middle School Parent Information Meetings

Are you parents of a current 5th grader or plan to enroll a new middle school student next year? We’d love to meet with you and share our vision for our new 6th to 8th grade middle school program. Informational meetings will be held Thursday, November 2 at 9:00 AM and 6:30 PM. Please share these dates with friends and family who wish to learn more about attending CVCA.

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Study Abroad Program and Scholarship Opportunity

Students currently taking Spanish 2, 3, or 4 at CVCA are invited to participate in the Study Abroad Program at our sister school, the Doulos Discovery School (DDS), in Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic.

To encourage students from both schools to experience what it is like to live and learn cross-culturally, CVCA and DDS have worked together to offer a scholarship program. Two partial scholarships of $1,000 each are available to CVCA students who desire to increase their knowledge of Spanish and deepen their relationship with the Lord through their studies at Doulos. The scholarship application deadline is November 3, 2017.

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Senior Yearbook Baby Ads

The final deadline to reserve ad space in the yearbook is November 4. Contact mstofsick@cvcaroyals.org with any questions.

Avenues toward College Credit at CVCA Meeting – November 8

Are you interested in earning college credits while enrolled at CVCA? Students in grades 7-11 and their parents are invited to learn more about this opportunity on November 8, 6:30-7:30 in the Learning Commons.

Opportunities to earn college credit at CVCA include: Advanced Placement (AP) exams, College Level Examination Program (CLEP) exams, and dual credit opportunities.   With these programs, it is not necessary for students to leave CVCA in order to participate. Come hear about the ways qualified students can gain college experience and credit at low or no additional cost while participating fully in high school life at CVCA!

Parent Connections Events

Connect with other CVCA parents at one of the following events. Contact Jennifer Meybaum for details and to RSVP.

10th Grade Parents – Tuesday, October 24, 11:00 a.m.

8th Grade Parents – Friday, October 27, 1:00 p.m.

Pittsburgh Project Meeting

All freshmen and their parents are invited to an informational meeting on Monday, November 6 at 7:30 PM in the Learning Commons to learn more about the Pittsburgh Project mission trip. The freshmen trip will be June 10-16, 2018. The interested student and at least one parent should attend. Applications and deposits are due to the SMO by Friday, November 17.

Dominican Republic Trip Meeting

All juniors going on the Dominican Republic trip next summer: the first meeting is Thursday, November 16 at 7:00 p.m. in the Learning Commons. The trip will be June 6-13, 2018.

Robotics Team Wins BEST Award

The CVCA Robotics team competed in a competition at Grove City College on October 13-14. With the competition based on Fire and Rescue, the robot needed to complete three tasks in three minutes: save “Manny” the Mannequin; remove “toxic waste” from the unsafe zone (three paint cans filled with golf balls); and extinguish a “fire” (plastic cups the robot must knock down with whiffle golf balls.) The Robotics Marketing Team also competed with a Team Exhibit. The BEST award is given to teams who compete in all areas and do so with excellence. By competing for the BEST Award CVCA qualified for the Regional Championships in Fargo, ND in November.

Royals Winter Sports

Winter sports will begin at the end of October or early November for all our sports teams. All start dates and details can be found on the CVCA Athletics page.

Royal Card: CVCA student athletes are required to present their Royal Card to their head coach on the first day of try-outs/practice. The Royal Card is obtained through a four-step process. (Fall athletes will need to pick up a new card from the athletic office to turn in to their winter coach. If everything is turned in and still current, no additional paperwork is required.)

Preseason Parent Meeting: The winter sports preseason meeting will take place on Tuesday, November 21 at 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel.

Don’t Miss “Cheaper by the Dozen”

CVCA’s Fall Play, Cheaper by the Dozen, is sure to be a great hit. Performances will take place at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 17 and Saturday, November 18. Tickets will go on sale on October 30 for $12 and $8.

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Moody Founders Week

Join other CVCA students and adults for Moody Founder’s week, February 7-10, 2018. Our tour bus will leave school on Wednesday morning, February 7 and return Saturday evening, February 10. Cost will be approximately $350 for students and $450 for adults. Cost includes tour bus, hotel, several meals and some events.

2nd Annual Royal Reindeer Run

The Royal Reindeer Run is back! Join us for this fun event on Saturday, December 16 for the 5k, 1-mile family fun run/walk and pancake breakfast. All proceeds benefit the CVCA Athletic Boosters and the Perry Carroscia Memorial Scholarship.

Join the CVCA Ski Club!

Dates: Mondays, January 8 through March (until the snow is gone!)

Cost: $203.05

Who: All CVCA students and their family members, ages 8 to 18, are welcome to join.

Includes: Ski Club includes a snow pass for every Monday, 5 lessons, and 4 value passes. (A $10 value pass can be used towards an all-day snow pass at Boston Mills, Brandywine, or Alpine Valley, a snow tubing session, or latenight session. It can be used by the ski club member, a friend, or family member and includes rental.)

Transportation: CVCA provides bus transportation to Brandywine for $30 for the season (payable to CVCA). Students must be picked up at Brandywine. To ride the CVCA bus, students need to turn in a Transportation Permission Form.

Sign-up: Sign up and pay online by November 20 to receive passes before Christmas Break and to avoid late fees. The final deadline to sign up and pay is December 22.

Questions: See Mrs. Thompson at the CVCA Welcome Center if you have questions.

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