aka CASSAS Core Academy: Supporting Student Achievement Success
The next Success Saturday School will be on January 20, 2018 in the Media Center. We will have a sewing class with Ms. Hooker. And Mr. McCarthy will also have a ceramics class later in the day 12pm-4pm. All students must sign up in order to attend.
January 27th will be a field trip to San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, from 10:15am-2:15pm. A field trip permission form is required for the field trip. Mr. McCarthy will have a ceramics class from 12pm to 4pm.
Dear Parent/Guardian and UC Student,
In an effort to help prepare students obtain the skills and knowledge necessary to meet the ongoing demands of the 21st Century, University City High School staff will conduct Core Academy: Supporting Student Achievement Success (CASSAS), a Saturday session for students to receive additional support in their core classes (Math, Language Arts, Social Studies, Science) but not limited to sewing class, physical education, arts, music, theatre, online learning, robotics, technology, etc. to help support specific student needs. Additionally CASSAS is an opportunity for students to clear attendance hours.
We are pleased to invite your child to participate in our upcoming CASSAS Saturday session. Please see date, place and time below. This session is being taught/led by University City Staff. It will be held:
WHEN Saturday, / /2018
WHERE: University City HS Media Center
TIME: 8am to 12pm
PHONE: 858-457-3040 ext 147
“A breakfast meal is available for students attending CASSAS. If your child is approved to receive Free or Reduced Price Meals, the breakfast is available at no cost. If your child pays for meals, please make sure they have money in their cafeteria account to cover the cost of the breakfast of $1.00.”
Computers will be available for school work however no phones or other electronic devices will be allowed. Students may be asked to leave if they are un-able to follow these expectations set by CASSAS staff.
For your child to participate in CASSAS, please complete and return the portion below and return it to Gail Hall or attendance office by the Friday before or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Additionally your student may sign up in ROOM 427 or the attendance office. You may also call the attendance office to reserve a seat.
In order for students to participate in ASB dances and graduation, all un-cleared absences and tardies must be cleared. CASSAS is an opportunity to clear one school day or six hours. We know that with your support we can empower our students to graduate with the skills, motivation, curiosity and resilience to succeed in their choice of college and career in order to lead and participate in the society of tomorrow. We thank you for your commitment to excellence and we look forward to working with your child during CASSAS.
ATTENDANCE PERMISSION SLIP
Yes, I like for my child to participate in CASSA on / /2018 Date
Student Name: _______________________________________________________________________
Parent Signature: _______________________________________________________________________
Emergency Contact: ___________________________ Phone Number/Cell:__________________________
Students who chose to attend Success School are required to bring academic materials for quiet study and should expect to remain on task for the majority of the time. Electronics, including phones, will NOT be allowed.
PARENTS AND/OR GUARDIANS MUST BE AWARE THAT THIS IS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR STUDENTS TO RECOVER ABSENCES. IF THE STUDENTS IS UNABLE TO FOLLOW EXPECTED BEHAVIOR, THEY WILL BE EXCUSED FROM SUCCESS SCHOOL AND ASKED TO LEAVE.
Students attending Success School must arrive to the Media Center for admission at 7:55 AM. Late arrivals will not be admitted. Release time is at 12:00 noon.
For questions about Saturday School, contact Ms. Gail Hall email@example.com or 858-450-3040 ext 147
TENTATIVE Dates for Success School:
January 20, 27 2018