Events and competitions across the country may have been canceled, but the Cyber Eagles still finished the 2019-20 robotics season with much to celebrate. Find out how they fared and learn how CCA’s robotics programs are preparing students for a bright future. We can’t wait to see what the 2020-21 school year holds for our Cyber Eagles!
Last week on the CCA Blog we shared seven ideas to help your child(ren) remain physically, mentally, spiritually, and socially engaged as we soak up these last couple weeks of summer. CCA Class of 2019 alumnus Arianna Allen is here to share eight more opportunities to consider before school resumes in the fall. Between these combined 15 ideas, there will be no room for boredom in your household!
UPDATE: Thursday, July 23, the FHSAA voted to delay the first day of fall sports practices to August 24. We will be putting together a plan in the next week on how to best utilize the extension of the summer training period. Thank you for your patience as we all work towards providing the best for our student-athletes together. Stay tuned for new dates and information.
With roughly one more month until school resumes again, parents may find themselves fresh out of new ideas to keep their children physically, mentally, and spiritually engaged during this unprecedented summer of coronavirus quarantine. This blog post shares seven activities that South Florida and non-local families may not have considered yet. A pandemic doesn’t have to stop your child(ren) from having a summer to remember!
Are you interested in learning more about what CCA’s plans are for the beginning of the 2020-21 school year? Watch the State of the Campus address that Head of School Dr. Jason Rachels delivered Thursday, July 16.
As students and parents prepare for school to resume in the fall, Terri Galindo, LCSW, LMFT — 4KIDS' Vice President of Clinical Services — shares five recommendations to equip parents with the knowledge and tools they need to help their child(ren) adapt to transitions resulting from COVID-19. To hear more expert advice from Terri and her team on this topic, be sure to register for the virtual Parenting Talk Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale’s Family Ministry will be hosting on Thursday, July 16 at 8:00 PM.
As America gets ready to celebrate Independence Day, rising CCA senior Carolina Torres-Tello shares how God was faithful to her family during times of uncertainty when they lived in South America. She recounts the opportunities and privileges she’s able to enjoy here in the U.S. We invite you to also reflect upon the blessings you’re grateful for and thank the Lord for His sovereign provision.
There are many lessons to be gleaned from God’s creation. By describing six types of seashells she encountered at the beach with her granddaughter one summer, CCA’s Early Childhood Director Jan Lashbrook shares what she learned about loving the people God puts on her path. May her reflective questions in this article encourage you to serve others well, and in turn, make a profound impact for His Kingdom in the communities He has placed you in.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened. “Which of you, if your son asks for bread, will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake? If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts to those who ask him! —Matthew 7:7-11
The “summer slide” may sound like a fun outdoor activity, but it’s actually something parents should prevent their child(ren) from experiencing. In this article, you’ll discover resources and books that will keep your child(ren)’s mind sharp while school is out. These books have been handpicked by our faculty and staff members just for you — welcome to CCA’s 2020 Summer Book Club!
As our nation wrestles with tough issues and conversations, how is the Lord calling you to unify what has been divided? CCA’s Director of Discipleship, Steve Mayo, shares a message of encouragement that challenges us to examine our change efforts through the truthful lens of God’s Word.
CCA high school English teachers Mrs. Shawnteria Mack and Ms. Megan Spring share how educators can practically and biblically ensure that all students’ personal narratives are represented in the classroom. Learn how such instructional intentionality plays an important role in a child’s development.
CCA’s Middle School Principal and Director of Finance, Joe Wilson, has six tips designed to give you financial relief not just during this challenging season but if you ever find yourself in a financial bind in the future.
Being named a Finalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program is no easy feat. Yet, it’s one that three CCA seniors were able to achieve, earning them a spot in the top 1% of graduating seniors in the nation and qualifying them for full-ride scholarships to select universities.
As we continue to persevere through this pandemic, CCA’s Early Childhood Director Jan Lashbrook shares how the behavior Christian parents model can help their children develop resilience that’s rooted in the Lord’s peace and faithfulness.
Earlier this semester, high school students in our Engineering Design & Development and Computer Science classes took a break from creating and thinking critically to hear from a Data Scientist and recent Ph.D. graduate who had once sat exactly where they were sitting. This wasn’t a typical classroom lecture for them, however.
How should we be spending the precious gift of time and the life we have been blessed with as we wait for Christ to return or call us home? We turn to Phillipians 1:9-10, which reveals four key ways we can make the most of the here and now while bringing glory to God.
As Christians, we know in our minds that we will live forever with Jesus in heaven. But in our hearts, are we truly looking forward to His return or Him calling us home at any given moment? CCA’s Content Specialist Alyssa Mendez shares 7 facts about heaven to remind us of the paradise that awaits Christians when it is our time to come home.