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Audience: Volunteer Opportunities and Volunteer Opportunities

We are starting to load in the volunteer sign ups for all the areas of the carnival --> see links on Volunteer Page each day as we continue to update. Click on the button below to see the jobs/donations needed under each category. More being added this week - keep checking!

 

http://ccaahs-trusd-ca.schoolloop.com/projects

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Posted by: Tina Hughes-Corben
Published: 9/17/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Interested in earning money towards the 2019 East Coast trip or 2019 6th grade Science Camp or any grade level field trip funds?  Money earned can also be sent to other arts organizations on your child's behalf (sports team, gym class, cheer, theater camp, etc.)

 

CCAA is working with Toyota Amphitheater concession stands and we are trying to build our work force. There is one more date for Orientation/TEAM training, Thursday, July 19, starting at 6:00 pm at the Amphitheater in Wheatland.  In order to work at any of Toyota's events you must have the TEAM training. It is a requirement by Legends and they will not allow you to work an event with out it. This training will take between 3 to 4 hours.

 

Please let our parent volunteer, Yuvonne, know if you would like to attend by emailing your full name to yuvonneramirez@gmail.com

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 6/25/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

WE NEED FIREWORKS BOOTH WORKERS!  This is one of our major fundraisers each year, and it's not possible without your help!  Please sign up to work a few shifts (must be 18 or over to be in the booth). Our booth is located at the corner of Watt and Elkhorn, between Taco Bell and Jiffy Lube. Also, if fireworks are part of your summer celebration, please purchase them from our booth between June 28 starting at noon and July 4 ending at 8pm. 

 

http://signup.com/go/RFffLRa

 

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 6/25/18




Audience: Volunteer Opportunities and Volunteer Opportunities

Please sign up to work a few shifts (must be 18 or over to be in the booth). Our booth is located at the corner of Watt and Elkhorn, between Taco Bell and Jiffy Lube. This is one of the major fundraisers for our arts programs! If fireworks are part of your summer celebration, please purchase them from our booth between June 28 starting at noon and July 4 ending at 8pm. 

 

http://signup.com/go/RFffLRa

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Posted by: Tina Hughes-Corben
Published: 6/8/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

If you are interested in being a coach for next year, please let Mrs. Corben know ASAP!  We have to have our coaches lined up in order to participate in the leagues. For more information or questions, please email Mrs. Corben

 

Soccer:

* Mandatory Coach Meeting – August 30th at 4:00 pm, District Office – Walnut Room

* Season - September 17- November 1

 

Volleyball:

* Mandatory Coach Meeting – November 1st at 4:00 pm, District Office - Pine Room

* Season – January 14 - March 7

 

Basketball:

* Mandatory Coach Meeting – January 24th at 4:00 pm, District Office – Walnut Room

* Season – March 18 - May 16

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 5/29/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 07, Grade 08, Grade 09, K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Volunteer Opportunities and Volunteer Opportunities

Get a head start on your 2018-19 parent volunteer hours on August 15 by helping out with Walerga orientation.  We will need 3 parents to help out with schedule pick up: collecting papers, proofing for signatures, checking off names, and handing out planners.  Please come to office and sign up on the volunteer clipboard!

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 5/29/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 01, Grade 02, Grade 03, Grade 04, Grade 05, Grade 06, K-12 Teacher Pages, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Grade 00

Volunteers are needed for our last book fair of the year.  Visit the Scholastic Book Fair Volunteer Signup at https://volunteer.scholastic.com/#/experience/login/TxJpmB1Ua  Note: you must create an account to volunteer--links to "use Google" etc. to sign in do not work.

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 5/11/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 01, Grade 02, Grade 03, Grade 04, Grade 05, Grade 06, K-12 Teacher Pages, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Grade 00

K-6 families: want to show the Arutas staff how much you appreciate them?  Sign up at http://signup.com/go/zmvTTCX to donate treats for themed days May 7-10.

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 5/3/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Sign up for stations for Renaissance Day on Friday, May 25.

Thank you for your help making this day a success! http://signup.com/go/jZsvVok 

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 4/26/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Renaissance Day is coming to CCAA on May 25. Let’s finish planning at a meeting on Monday, April 30 from 3:00 to 4:00 in Room 7. We’d love volunteers to help finish preparing for this exciting day!

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 4/25/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Backstage volunteers are needed to make May 8th's Dance Showcase a success!  Sign up by clicking on this link: http://signup.com/go/MQxqVzC

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 4/23/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

CCAA students K-12 are invited to collect boxes of adhesive bandages, in support of a local school's 10 year project recognizing the impact of the Holocaust.  Time spent reaching out to the community or sharing the story behind this project can count as community service hours--see video here or attached file for more background information.  Turn your bandages in to your homeroom teacher by May 30th for a chance for your class to win an ice cream party!

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 4/18/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Get all of your 30 hours (and more) by being an officer for our Parent Teacher Organization!

 

CCAA Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is in need of officers for 1st & 2nd Vice President and Volunteer Coordinator. The term for elected officers is two (2) years. If you are interested, please fill out the nomination form available in the school offices and return it to your student’s homeroom teacher or the office no later than 4:00 P.M., Friday, April 27, 2018

 

Elections will be held at both campuses during Open House

Walerga Campus: Thursday, May 3, 2018

Arutas Campus: Thursday, May 10, 2018  

 

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 4/11/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 09, K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Volunteer Opportunities and Volunteer Opportunities

Jr/Sr. ball is a few short weeks away and the students have a wish list of some items for their dessert bar they are hoping to have at their Ball. If you love to bake and have any interest in donating or buying any of the following items, please e-mail Ms. Hanson

  • Brownies
  • lemon bars
  • cupcakes chocolate and vanilla variety
  • cheesecake bites
  • chocolate covered strawberries, pretzels, and macaroons
  • Lava cake
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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 4/6/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

CCAA will be hosting a Health & Wellness fair, featuring many outside organizations in one place to help you have a healthier, happier home.  The fair is open to community members, and attendees will be entered in a raffle for prizes!  We hope to see you there, on the Walerga campus, April 19 from 6-7:30 PM.  See attached flier for more details.

 

We need volunteers to help our first HEALTH AND WELLNESS FAIR be a wonderful success!  Please email levi.henson@twinriversusd.org to volunteer.

  • Set up 5:00-5:45 - need 4-5 parents to help with set up and take down.
  • Check in table starting at 5:30 (30 minute shifts or longer) - need 2-4 parents to run a check in table
  • Room supervisors 6-7:30 (30 minutes shifts or longer) - 2 parents to monitor and supervise the gym and another set to monitor the band room
  • Clean up 7:30-8:00 - need 4-5 parents to help with take down.
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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 3/14/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Updated info!  The Renaissance Day Organizational meeting on campus is in Room 7 at 3:00pm on Thursday. We’re going to discuss the preference data from our 2016 Ren Day survey and figure out stations for this year. Please bring your awesome ideas for this years’ Ren Day.  

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 2/6/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Last chance to get tickets before the price goes up is this Wednesday!

We also need donations 

Father Daughter Dance tickets will be more at the door. 

If you purchased tickets, your name will be at the door.

Don't forget to bring $10 for your keepsake photo taken by professional photographers. Additional packages will be available too.  We look forward to seeing all the fun decades at our BLAST FROM THE PAST Father Daughter Dance, Friday, February 9th at 7pm. Walerga Campus.  See attached flier for details.

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 2/6/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Did someone say HOT CRAB!?, YES THEY DID!!!  Buy your tickets at the PTO School Store link on the homepage (reminder, this is a 21 AND OLDER EVENT)

Where: North Highlands Recreation & Parks Community Center.

6040 Watt Ave. North Highlands, 95660

WHEN: Student Volunteers arrive at 4:45pm; Happy Hour: 5:30pm for no host bar and shrimp cocktails (while supplies last); Dinner Time: 6:30pm

A few more volunteers needed  email Valina.ccaa.pto@gmail.com or view on the Volunteer Opportunities page.

A big THANK YOU to all of the CCAA community who sent in donations for the silent auction. We appreciate your help in raising money for our students!

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 1/30/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 09, K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Volunteer Opportunities and Volunteer Opportunities

Student Leaders have been working hard on planning CCAA's High School Winter Dance (Theme: Sweethearts) which will be held on Friday, February 2nd from 7:00-10:00 pm. This is our second high school dance of the year.

Here is a list of desired donations (a portion of specific items may be donated)

- Eggs (5 dozens) for deviled eggs.

- 4 bags of single serving mixed chips.

- 2-liter soda (Strawberry, Sprite, Root beer, Coke) one of each.

- 2 cases of mini water bottles

- 1 large bags of ice

- Sugar cookies (2 dozens)

- Mini cupcakes (3 dozens)

- Pink lemonade mix

- Chocolate fountain (To be borrowed)

- Red/White/Pink standard balloons

- red/pink paper plates

- red/pink plastic cups

- red/pink napkins

Please contact Mr. Murillo (raul.murillo@twinriversusd.org) if you would like to donate.

Student leaders truly appreciate your support!

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 1/12/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 01, Grade 02, Grade 03, Grade 04, Grade 05, Grade 06, K-12 Teacher Pages, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Grade 00

Ms. Fischer is requesting parent volunteers to assist with ushering students on and off stage for The Enchanted Forest Dance Showcase and other show-related duties, January 30 & 31.  Visit our Volunteer Opportunities page or this SignUp link to pick your slot!

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 1/12/18




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

From Ms. Fischer:  "I am inviting two parents to help clean the dance rooms each week, one at the Walerga site and one at the Arutas site, to earn volunteer hours.  I may have other projects/tasks related to dance department performances, etc. that you can help with too."

Visit our Volunteer Opportunities page to sign up!

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 12/20/17




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Until further notice CCAA volunteers will not be working any events at Golden One Center.  We will let you know when we hear from them regarding volunteer dates for our school.

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 12/11/17




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Want to know why CCAA is such a great place to be?  See attached flier, and then come to our Applicant Info Night, Tuesday December 5th @ 6 PM on our Walerga campus.

Current CCAA families--please encourage interested friends and family to attend!  Let's keep our school growing!

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 12/1/17




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

Our ELAC committee meets December 6th @ 9 AM in the Arutas library.  This is a great way to earn parent hours!

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 11/27/17




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 01, Grade 02, Grade 03, Grade 04, Grade 05, Grade 06, K-12 Teacher Pages, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Grade 00

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 10/30/17




Audience: K-12 Teacher Pages, Afterschool Professionals, Staff, K-12 Teacher Pages, Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Opportunities and Parents

CALLING ALL BAKERS!  It’s time once again to break out your mixers and rolling pins!  We need your baked goods for the upcoming CCAA 8th annual Craft Fair

Saturday, November 4, 2017.  We need both big items, like cakes and breads and single serving size items.  Please have your goods wrapped for display and sale with main ingredients (for allergy awareness).

 

Funds from this event go to help 7th & 8th grade students with the cost of the East Coast trip taken every-other year.  Your contribution can count toward Parent Hours if your student is NOT participating in this trip in the spring of 2017.  If a STUDENT makes/packages the items, it may be counted towards STUDENT COMMUNITY SERVICE, again only if the student is NOT participating in this trip.  PLEASE DELIVER to Mrs. Corben @ Walerga campus on Friday, 11/3 between noon and 6pm.

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 10/27/17




Audience: Volunteer Opportunities, Grade 00, K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 01, Grade 02, Grade 03, Grade 04, Grade 05, Grade 06, Grade 07, Grade 08, Grade 09, K-12 Teacher Pages, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Volunteer Opportunities

KCRA 3 Kids Can Food Drive runs through Thursday, November 9th.  Bring canned and nonperishable food items to our school to help those less fortunate in our community.  Our donations will be supporting the North Highlands Christian Food Ministry which helps local families.

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 10/18/17




Audience: Volunteer Opportunities and Volunteer Opportunities

We always need parents to volunteer to drive for field trips and other school events!

 

The process can take up to 8 weeks, and must be be completed annually.  Please do this process early in the school year. We have had some drivers not getting qualified in time and not able to drive for their event.

 

To ease the time, energy and small fee you will earn 15 parent involvement hours (if you qualify)--that's half your hours for the year just for signing up!  You can then earn additional hours for time spent driving and at events.

 

According to the Transportations policy, this process is required each year.

  1. If you do not already have a staff or volunteer badge a volunteer form must be filled out and signed by the principal. Call the district 916 566-1600 and they can guide you through the time, and requirements of getting your badge.
  2. Proof of liability insurance with coverage of at least $100,000 per person and $300,000 per incident.
  3. Proof of a valid California Driver’s License.
  4. Proof of current automobile registration
  5. Signed Vehicle Safety and Transportation Procedures and Requirements Form included in this packet.
  6. Signed DMV Pull Notice included in this packet.
  7. H6 report from DMV, (cannot get online), DMV fee $5.00. (example included, please take sample to DMV)

Please bring your badge, proof of insurance coverage including expiration date, current driver’s license, current  car registration, signed Safety form (included in packet), signed DMV Pull Notice (included in packet), and original H6 from DMV, to the school office.

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Posted by: Kelly Redenbaugh
Published: 4/30/16