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CLA Summer Camp Scholarship Application

Thanks to our founding donors, we are excited to offer scholarships to CLA scholars for four different summer camps! The application is due on Thursday, April 19. CLA CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS Application

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CLA Weekly Family Updates – 4/5

Dear CLA families, I hope you and your family enjoyed your time over spring break and are getting back to in the swing of things! It is hard to believe that we only have 8 weeks of school left. Embedded into those 8 weeks include end of the year testing, state testing, Celebration of Learning…

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8th Grade Washington DC Trip

Eighth-Grade Washington, D.C., Trip Requirements   March 22, 2017   Dear Eighth-Grade Students and Families:   We are excited to be taking a trip to our nation’s capital as a culminating CLA fieldwork experience.  The trip will run from Monday, May 21, to Wednesday, May 23.  An packet with the itinerary, packing list, and permission…

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Spring Break Packets March 2018

Spring break packets are due for a grade on Tuesday, April 3, the first day back from break. 6th English 6th Math 6th Science 7th English 7th Math 7th Science 8th English 8th Math 8th Science  

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CLA Family Updates – March 19

Dear CLA Families, It is hard to believe that this is the last week before Spring Break! We are in the third week of the trimester and have started it off really strong, both culturally and academically. There is a lot taking place at CLA with a focus on some academic shifts around mastery work.…

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#Enough Walkout – Wednesday, March 13 at 10:00

Dear CLA Families, Tomorrow at 10 a.m. the CLA community will be participating in the #Enough Walkout, please consider joining us as we will be walking from CLA down Chester to Wade Oval and back.  We’re walking for the 17 students in Florida and for the 7 children and teens killed each day on average…

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Weekly Family Updates – Feb. 26

Dear CLA Families, I hope you had an enjoyable weekend and were able to take advantage of the weather today. We ended the week with a great PAC movie event. The student enjoyed watching (and hanging out) Justice League. It is always so great to provide fun activities and engage in non academic settings with…

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CLA – National Walk Out

Dear CLA Community – Faculty, Staff, Students, Families, and Alumni, Since its very beginning, Citizens Leadership Academy has been a school grounded in the value of civic engagement.  Our sixth-grade essential question is, “What makes a community thrive?”  In seventh grade, it is, “What makes a morally courageous person?”  and in eighth grade we explore,…

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Weekly Family Updates – 2.12

Dear CLA Families, I hope you are having a good weekend!  As you know, this week we our students and our teachers will be engaging in the practice AIR state tests tomorrow morning (see the schedule below). These tests give our students the ability to practice state testing expectations, just like an athlete or musician…

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Weekly Family Updates – 1.29

Dear CLA Families, It was a busy week and this upcoming week is shaping up to be the same. Our winter session of Saturday Academy is up and running and our basketball teams are playing every weekend! This past weekend, both the girls and boys brought home wins. Below is the weekly chart with CLA…

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