Career Academy Weekly Principal Newsletter 2022-23

11/10/2022

Happy Thursday CASB Parents and Guardians,

Just a reminder that tomorrow, Friday November 11 is an E-Learning day. Students will not report to CASB. They will work on their work from home and not report to the school. Staff will have assignments posted before 8:30 am. Students are responsible for the work.

Tomorrow is Veteran’s Day. From all of us at CASB, thank you to all those who have served or are currently serving our country.

  1. Week of Thanksgiving. Reminder, we do NOT have school starting after school on Friday, November 18 until we come back Monday, November 28.
  2. GSA Donation Drive. CASB’s GSA is going to be having a donation drive that will last from November 7 to December 5 for the South Bend Animal Resource Center. Items you can donate include: good condition/new blankets, collars, leashes, small animal bedding, wet cat food, Pedigree wet dog food, Purina dry food, bleach, Dawn dish soap, cat litter, and cat toys. Donations can come to the front office at CASB or be donated to Room 111 or outside the cafeteria. If you have any questions, please contact s.Anna.Gonzalez@careeracademysb.com.
  3. New School Bathrooms. CASB has opened 2 new individual bathrooms in the building down by the gym. These bathrooms are individual restrooms for 1 person, and only 1 person, at a time.
  4. MindPlay minutes ramping up. High School students are going to begin a competition between English classes for students working through Mindplay. Please check that your student’s Mindplay minutes are being completed and that your student is helping to win the prizes for the top English classes in the High School.
  5. Giving to the YWCA. Please see the link HERE about donations for the YWCA.
  6. All Things Athletics

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.

Upcoming Home Events:

High School Home Event Prices are $5 for adults and $2 for students

Middle School Home Events are $3 for adults and $1 for students

Monday 11/14 – MS BBB home vs. Trinity 6:00 @ Career

Tuesday 11/15 – MS BBB home vs. Argos 5:30 @ Career

Thursday 11/17 – HS BBB Scrimmage 6:00 @ Success

Saturday 11/19 – HS GBB home vs. Hamilton 12:00 @ Success

Middle School Cheerleading

Check out the flyer attached here.  Middle school cheerleading will have a callout meeting on Monday November 14th from 4-5pm.  Parents are welcome to attend the callout meeting.

High School Cheerleading

Check out the flyer attached here.  High school cheerleading will have a clinic/tryout beginning on Monday November 14th from 4-6pm.

Have a great E-Learning day and a Wonderful Weekend!

Mr. Garstka and Mrs. Reilly

 

Happy Friday CASB Parents and Guardians,

Have a wonderful weekend, see below for upcoming events at CASB. If you are interested in any CASB sports apparel, please make sure to check the bottom of “all things athletics” bullet point.

  1. Halloween on Monday
    1. Middle School will NOT be allowed to dress up for Halloween, they must remain in dress code.
    2. High School will be allowed to dress up as a fundraiser for Spirit Club/Prom. In order to dress up, see either Ms. Blackwell or Mr. Garstka on Monday morning. Dress up cost is $1.  No face coverings, hats, face cannot be completely covered in paint, or weapons of any kind. Costumes must be school appropriate. Administration has final determination if a costume is school appropriate and student can be asked to remove the costume and would need to be in dress code the rest of the day.
  2. No After-School Clubs on Monday. CASB will not have any afterschool clubs on Monday afternoon from 4 – 5 pm. Please make the necessary adjustment to pick up students from CASB at the 3:45 dismissal. We will still run afternoon shuttles from CASB to Success.
  3. Math Homework Club. Math homework club available Monday – Thursday nights for students to have time in the building to work. Please let us know how we can assist if your student needs help with their work.
  4. Start Up Moxie Survey. One of our CASB students in Start Up Moxie is asking guardians to fill out a survey regarding their potential business: https://surveyking.com/w/7k9sih9
  5. GSA Donation Drive. CASB’s GSA is going to be having a donation drive that will last from November 7 to December 5 for the South Bend Animal Resource Center. Items you can donate include: good condition/new blankets, collars, leashes, small animal bedding, wet cat food, Pedigree wet dog food, Purina dry food, bleach, Dawn dish soap, cat litter, and cat toys. Donations can come to the front office at CASB or be donated to Room 111 or outside the cafeteria. If you have any questions, please contact s.Anna.Gonzalez@careeracademysb.com.
  6. All Things Athletics

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.

Upcoming Home Events:

Saturday 10/29 – HS GBB scrimmage vs. Tri-Township 2:00 @ Success

Saturday 11/5 – HS GBB First Game vs. Riley 12:00 @ Success

High School Boys Basketball

Tryouts for Sophomores through Seniors are November 7th @ Success @ 6:30 pm. You must have your physical and 3-strike policy packet turned in beforehand and you must be present to make the team!

Middle School Girls Basketball

Preseason workouts have begun!  Reach out to Mrs. Druyos if you are interested in playing- gdruyos@careeracademysb.com

Track Preseason Workouts

Preseason workouts for track grades 6-12 will begin on November 1st.  Athletes should have a physical and 3-strike packet turned in prior to workouts.  Reach out to Mrs. Druyos for questions – gdruyos@careeracademysb.com

Grades 1-6 Lacrosse Clinic

See the flyer attached here if you are interested in learning about lacrosse and are in Grades 1-6.

Trailblazer clothing!

Check out the following cheerleading and basketball stores and see if you want to purchase anything for yourself/family.  These stores are a fundraiser for our teams as well but they close soon!  Order now!

*High School Girls Basketball Store – Closes October 31st 

https://careeracadgirlsbasketball.itemorder.com/shop/sale/

*Cheerleading Store – Closes November 6th

https://careercheer.itemorder.com/shop/sale/

*High School Boys Basketball Store – Closes November 7th

https://careeracadbasketball.itemorder.com/shop/sale/

Mrs. Reilly and Mr. Garstka

10/20/2022

Happy Thursday Evening CASB Parents and Guardians,

Parent/Teacher Conferences for the Fall of 2022 have come and gone! Thank you to everyone who came and visited the school and our teachers and staff. Reminder there is no school tomorrow, Friday, October 21st and we will be back in school on Monday, October 24.

  1. Parent/Guardian Survey. If you attended conferences you already took this survey. We appreciate everyone taking the time to let us know how we are doing as a school. If you did NOT attend conferences, please take the survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2V6T8XQ
  2. 2023 Graduates! Jostens will be here for Cap and Gown and all things 2023 on Wednesday, October 26 from 12:15 – 12:45. They will then come back to pick up your information on Wednesday, November 2nd. Please be here for Advisory on both Wednesday’s in the auditorium.
  3. Spirit Club Middle School Movie. Spirit Club will be hosting a movie night for middle school only Friday, October 28th.  Tickets will be sold for $1, and concessions will be sold at the event.  The movie will begin promptly after school and students will be ready for pick up at 6pm.  Permission slips will be sent home and must be received to stay.  This event is for middle school only, high school siblings will not be allowed to attend.
  4. Halloween.
    1. Middle School will NOT be allowed to dress up for Halloween, they must remain in dress code.
    2. High School will be allowed to dress up as a fundraiser for Spirit Club. More information for this will come in next weeks newsletter. No face coverings, hats, face paint, or weapons of any kind. Costumes must be school appropriate.
  5. All Things Athletics

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.

High School Boys Basketball

Preseason workouts have been underway, and the season begins on November 7th.  Reach out to Mrs. Druyos with questions. gdruyos@careeracademysb.com

FRESHMAN TRYOUTS ARE OCTOBER 26th @ 6:15 at Career

SOPHOMORES, JUNIORS, SENIORS TRYOUTS ARE NOVEMBER 7th @ 6:30 at Success

Middle School Girls Basketball

Preseason workouts will take place along with the high school girls team.  Reach out to Mrs. Druyos if you are interested in playing! gdruyos@careeracademysb.com

Track Preseason Workouts

Preseason workouts for track grades 6-12 will begin on November 1st.  Athletes should have a physical and 3-strike packet turned in prior to workouts.  Reach out to Mrs. Druyos for questions – gdruyos@careeracademysb.com

Grades 1-6 Lacrosse Clinic

See the flyer attached here if you are interested in learning about lacrosse and are in Grades 1-6.

Trailblazer clothing!

Check out the following cheerleading and basketball stores and see if you want to purchase anything for yourself/family.  These stores are a fundraiser for our teams as well but they close soon!  Order now!

*High School Boys Basketball Store

https://careeracadbasketball.itemorder.com/shop/sale/

*High School Girls Basketball Store

https://careeracadgirlsbasketball.itemorder.com/shop/sale/

*Cheerleading Store

https://careercheer.itemorder.com/shop/sale/

Have a wonderful fall break and extended weekend!

Mr. Garstka and Mrs. Reilly

10/14/22

Happy Friday CASB Parents and Guardians,

We wrapped up the first week of the 2nd quarter. Quarter 1 grades are locked in and students are now working through the 2ndquarter. Overall semester grades will be an average of students first and second quarter. Parent/Teacher conferences will be Thursday, October 20 (next week). Virtual Zoom conferences will be from 10 am – 1 pm, parents and guardians can zoom remotely to meet with teachers. No in person conferences will be held during that time. Staff will get a break from 1 pm – 2 pm, and we will open our doors from 2 pm – 7 pm for in person conferences. In person conferences run on a first come, first serve basis for the individual teacher. Let us know if you have any questions. We will send zoom links out to parents/guardians on Tuesday or Wednesday.

  1. PSAT 8/9. All 8th and 9th grade students will take the PSAT on Wednesday, October 19. Please help to make sure student computers are charged for this event. Students need to be at the school at 8 am in order to test.
  2. FAFSA Night, October 19. FAFSA for the 2023-24 School year OPENED on Saturday, October 1st!! A meeting to start/complete the FAFSA has been scheduled for October 19, 2022, for all CASB seniors.  Followed by parent night that evening from 5pm – 7pm to assist you and your parents with the FAFSA completion process. A complimentary dinner will be served! You are NOT required to wait until October 19th to start or complete your FAFSA application, however it is highly recommended that all seniors complete the FAFSA as soon as possible, including those who may decide to take a GAP year and/or do not plan to pursue a Post-Secondary education.  If you plan to attend the October 19th FAFSA night here at the school, please follow this link https://forms.gle/epu2LFPHHbg2Uq1r8 and complete the registration. Be sure to bring the following items listed below.
  3. Spirit Club Middle School Movie. Spirit Club will be hosting a movie night for middle school only Friday, October 28th.  Tickets will be sold for $1, and concessions will be sold at the event.  The movie will begin promptly after school and students will be ready for pick up at 6pm.  Permission slips will be sent home and must be received to stay.  This event is for middle school only, high school siblings will not be allowed to attend.
  4. Math Homework Club. Math homework club available Monday – Thursday nights for students to have time in the building to work. Please let us know how we can assist if your student needs help with their work.
  5. All Things Athletics

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.

High School Cross Country

Good luck to Mason Rhodes who will compete in the Regional Cross Country meet on Saturday 10/15 at Ox Bow Park.  Mason is the first Career Academy athlete/team to move forward in the state tournament series.  Come support our Trailblazer at 11:15 on Saturday at Ox bow Park!

Hoosier Plains Conference Awards – Fall Sports

Congratulations goes out to the following fall sport award winners from the Hoosier Plains Conference!

1st Team All-Conference Volleyball – Cierra Taylor

2nd Team All-Conference Volleyball – Rocio Alvarez

Academic All-Conference Volleyball – Rocio Alvarez

Academic All-Conference Volleyball – Payton Erby

Academic All-Conference Volleyball – Cierra Taylor

Academic All-Conference Volleyball – Neria Gilmore

*Academic All-Conference athletes are Juniors or Seniors with a 3.5 GPA or higher and are eligible for the state tournament series.

High School Girls Basketball – Season Starting

The high school girls basketball season officially starts on October 17th.  Students should reach out to Coach Beth Brown for more information – bbrown@careeracademysb.com

Grades 1-6 Lacrosse Clinic

See the flyer attached here if you are interested in learning about lacrosse and are in Grades 1-6.

Track Preseason Workouts

Preseason workouts for track grades 6-12 will begin on November 1st.  Athletes should have a physical and 3-strike packet turned in prior to workouts.  Reach out to Mrs. Druyos for questions – gdruyos@careeracademysb.com

Trailblazer clothing!

Check out the following basketball stores and see if you want to purchase anything for yourself/family.  These stores are a fundraiser for our teams as well!

*High School Boys Basketball Store

https://careeracadbasketball.itemorder.com/shop/sale/

*High School Girls Basketball Store

https://careeracadgirlsbasketball.itemorder.com/shop/sale/

*Middle School Boys Basketball Store

https://careeracadmiddlebasketball.itemorder.com/shop/sale/

Have a great weekend!

Mrs. Reilly and Mr. Garstka

10/7/22 

Happy Friday CASB Families, 

Today is the last day of Quarter 1. All grades will be finalized by Wednesday next week and we will start the 2nd Quarter on Monday, October 10. Grades toward student records are a combination of Quarter 1, Quarter 2, and the final exam. This quarter is a fresh start student grades.  

  1. Mandatory Sophomore/Junior Testing. All Sophomores and Juniors will take the PSAT on Wednesday, October 12. Please have students to the building by 8 am in order to take the test.  
  2. Required Screenings. Please see the letter, HERE, from the Nurse regarding Vision and Hearing Screenings. 
  1. Fabulous Fibers Event October 15. This is a mini-maker fair with animals, fire department, and police department. It is for anyone in the community, SASB/CASB students get in free, parents will be $5. Please see the flyer HERE. 
  2. Boy Scouts Donation. Please help a CASB student with donations for Boy Scouts in collaboration with Habitat for Humanity. We are collecting cleaning supplies, dish towels, towels, and washcloths.  All items should be new and/or unopened.  There will be donation boxes set up outside of Mr. Turner’s office from October 10 – October 21.  
  3. STEM for Girls. K-12. See the flyer HERE.  
  4. Unity Garden October Event Flyer. Please see the flyer for a Unity Garden event, HERE. 
  5. Parent/Teacher Conferences: Parent/Teacher conferences will take place on Thursday, October 20. Breakdown for conferences will be the following:  
    1.  10 am – 1pm: zoom conferences – more information to follow. 
    2.  1pm – 2pm: staff break for lunch. 
    3.  2 pm – 7pm: in person first come first serve conferences. 
  1. Grace College Free Tuition. Please see the link, HERE, explaining more about Free tuition at Grace College.  
  2. All Things Athletics  

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics 

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.   

High School Cross Country 

Good luck to our high school cross country runners who compete in the Sectional meet on Saturday 10/8 at Erskine Golf Course.     

High School Volleyball 

Congratulations to our seniors in Volleyball.  Rocio Alvarez, Nadia Casarez, Ariana Huggins, & Morgan Verse.  This team will finish the season with the best winning record of a volleyball team at Career Academy.  Congratulations to your improvements and successes.  The girls will compete in the volleyball sectional at North Judson High School on Thursday October 13th vs. Hebron.  Come out and support the girls! 

Middle School Boys Basketball Tryouts 

Middle School boys basketball tryouts will begin on October 10th.  Students must be academically eligible and have their physical and 3-strike packet turned in.  Email Mrs. Druyos with questions – gdruyos@careeracademysb.com 

High School Girls Basketball – Season Starting 

The high school girls basketball season officially starts on October 17th.  Students should reach out to Coach Beth Brown for more information – bbrown@careeracademysb.com 

 

Have a great weekend, 

Mr. Garstka and Mrs. Reilly 

9/30/2022

Happy Friday and Last Day of September,

Next week is the last week of the quarter. This means Quarter 1 grades will be locked in on Friday, October 7. Spirit week/College Go! Week is over. Dress code will be enforced on Monday. Please make sure your students come back from the weekend ready to finish the quarter out strong.

1)      Homecoming Dance. High School students can participate in the homecoming dance on Saturday, October 8. Tickets have already been sold, but they will go on sale again starting October 3. Any questions you can reach out to Ms. Blackwell, ablackwell@careeracademysb.com.

2)      Unity Garden October Event Flyer. Please see the flyer for a Unity Garden event, HERE.

3)      All Things Athletics

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.

Home Games This Coming Week:

Monday – Middle school volleyball @ Career 5:30

Tuesday – Middle School Volleyball @ Career 5:30

Friday – Senior Night! – Middle School & High School Volleyball 5:30 @ Career.   Senior Night celebration expected at approximately 7-7:30

Saturday – High School Boys Sectional Cross Country Meert at Ersking Golf Course 9:00 am

Students who wish to attend home games are expected to go home and return for the games.  Students who stay for home games will be expected to go to homework club until 5:00.

High School Cross Country

Good luck to our high school cross country runners who compete in the Sectional meet on Saturday 10/8 at Erskine Golf Course.

Middle School Boys Basketball Tryouts

Middle School boys basketball tryouts will begin on October 10th.  Students must be academically eligible and have their physical and 3-strike packet turned in.  Email Mrs. Druyos with questions – gdruyos@careeracademysb.com

High School Girls Basketball – Season Starting

The high school girls basketball season officially starts on October 17th.  Students should reach out to Coach Beth Brown for more information – bbrown@careeracademysb.com

Have a great weekend!

Mr. Garstka and Mrs. Reilly.

9/23/2022 

Happy Friday CASB Parents and Guardians,

Next week is College Go Week!! Please see the themed days below and instructions below.

  1. Spirit Week/College Go Week Next Week – 9/26-9/30.  Please see the days for spirit week/college go week next week. HERE.  
    1. The document says High School, this is false, the whole building is participating in the spirit week.
    2. Students must follow the dress code for the day or they are subject to ISD or changing clothes or going home. Students CANNOT have holes, rips, tears in their jeans. This includes patches underneath where holes are visible. Please follow these rules so we can continue to have spirit weeks and events like this. Students also CANNOT wear leggings, show midriffs, etc.
  2. Homecoming Dance. High School students can participate in the homecoming dance on Saturday, October 8. Tickets have already been sold, but they will go on sale again starting October 3. Any questions you can reach out to Ms. Blackwell, ablackwell@careeracademysb.com.
  3. Unity Garden October Event Flyer. Please see the flyer for a Unity Garden event, HERE
  4. 8:00am class starts – you are tardy if you are arriving at 8:00am.  
  5. Middle School Car Line (Afternoon). Please make sure when you get around the building that you are in the left lane as you come around the building. If there were ever to be an emergency in the shop and we need to get an emergency vehicle in, we need the right lane open.  
  6. All Things Athletics

Senior Night for Volleyball 

Senior night for our Volleyball team will be Friday, October 7 at 7:00 pm.

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.

Home Games This Coming Week:

Monday – Middle school and high school volleyball @ Career 5:00

Tuesday – High School Volleyball 7 pm @ Career -1 game varsity only

Wednesday – Middle School Volleyball 5 pm @ Career

Thursday – Middle School Volleyball 5:30 @ Career.  High School volleyball 6:00 @ Success

Students who wish to attend home games are expected to go home and return for the games.  Students who stay for home games will be expected to go to homework club until 5:00.

High School Cross Country

Good luck to our high school cross country runners who compete in the Hoosier Plains Conference meet on Friday 9/30 in elkhart.  The high school runners have increased their speeds throughout the season and are performing well as a group!

Middle School Boys Basketball Tryouts

Middle School boys basketball tryouts will begin on October 10th.  Students must be academically eligible and have their physical and 3-strike packet turned in.  Email Mrs. Druyos with questions – gdruyos@careeracademysb.com

High School Girls Basketball – Season Starting

The high school girls basketball season officially starts on October 17th.  Students should reach out to Coach Beth Brown for more information – bbrown@careeracademysb.com

 

Have a great weekend!!

Mrs. Reilly and Mr. Garstka

Happy Friday CASB Families,

We are rapidly approaching the end of the 1st quarter. We only have 3 weeks left remaining in the 1st quarter. Students need to make sure they are getting assignments turned in and making up work when they are absent from class. Remember that we have homework club and Math homework club available Monday – Thursday nights for students to have time in the building to work. Please let us know how we can assist if your student needs help with their work.

  1. Picture Retakes THIS MONDAY. Picture retakes will be at CASB this Monday from 8:30 – 12. Students who did not get their initial picture take or students that need to retake their picture will come down to the front office when their grade level is called. If you would like to pay for pictures online, you can do so at lifetouch.com using picture ID: EVTM6NKFD
  2. Please Check PowerSchool. Make sure you are checking Powerschool for the most up to date grades for your student.
  3. Upcoming Testing. We have some tests coming up we would like for you to be aware of.
    1. PSAT 8/9. All 8th and 9th grade students will take the PSAT 8/9 during the 3rd week of October.
    2. PSAT/NMSQT. All 10th and 11th grade students will take the PSAT/NMSQT on Wednesday, October 12. Please make sure students are on time in order to take the exam. This is the National Merit Scholarship exam for students to earn scholarships to college.
  4. African American History Challenge Club. CASB has a new club available to high school students. This is the African American History Challenge club. Students will learn about Black History and then compete against other schools in a competition. This competition will take place in March and the winning team will qualify for the National Competition in April. Students can see Officer Ross or Mr. Dukes to sign up. Meetings will take place on Thursday afternoons during Club time.
  5. ID’s. All students are required to have ID’s. ID’s must be worn around the neck at all times. If a student loses their ID, one can be purchased for $5. Students must have their ID’s to ride the afternoon bus.
  6. All Things Athletics

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.

Home Games This Coming Week:

Tuesday – High School Volleyball 6pm @ Career  – THIS IS A WHITE OUT – Wear all white or a white shirt to the game

Students who wish to attend home games are expected to go home and return for the games.  Students who stay for home games will be expected to go to homework club or the boys and girls club until at least 5:00.

Middle School & High School Girls Basketball

Preseason workouts will be at Success Academy from 6:00 – 7:30 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.  Reach out to Coach Beth Brown for more details.  bbrown@careeracademysb.com

Have a great weekend!

Mrs. Reilly and Mr. Garstka

9/9/2022 

Happy Friday CASB Families,

High School students have been working to complete their Knowledge Assessment to be able to obtain Dual Credits through Ivy Tech. This exam must be completed by September 14; however, due to our field trip, we are requesting that students complete this by September 13.

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  1. High School Field Trips on Wednesday, September 14. If you missed the email sent home, you can view the email HERE.
  2. Picture Retakes. Picture retakes will be Monday, September 19.
  3. FINAL ENROLLMENT MEETING. Are you interested in having your student be a Traveling Trailblazer? If so, there’s still time to enroll in our Summer 2023 trip to Spain and Portugal! There will be a final enrollment meeting where we will give in-depth information about the program, upcoming fundraising opportunities, Spanish Club, and more on September 16th. It will run from 4 pm-5 pm in room 113. Please contact Ms. Garibay (kgaribay@careeracademysb.com) and/or Mrs. Anglin (aanglin@careeracademysb.com) to RSVP beforehand.
  4. African American History Challenge Club. CASB has a new club available to high school students. This is the African American History Challenge club. Students will learn about Black History and then compete against other schools in a competition. We will have more information next week.
  5. Clubs. New Clubs to CASB include: D&D club meeting on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday after school in Mr. Kytta’s room. Please see the club list, HERE.
  6. Upcoming Testing. We have some tests coming up we would like for you to be aware of.
    1. PSAT 8/9. All 8th and 9th grade students will take the PSAT 8/9 during the first week of October.
    2. PSAT/NMSQT. All 10th and 11th grade students will take the PSAT/NMSQT on Wednesday, October 12. Please make sure students are on time in order to take the exam. This is the National Merit Scholarship exam for students to earn scholarships to college.
  7. Slow Down After School. If students run through the hallways at dismissal for the bus, they will be held for next bus.
  8. ID’s. All students are required to have ID’s. ID’s must be worn around the neck at all times. If a student loses their ID, one can be purchased for $5. Students must have their ID’s to ride the afternoon bus.
  9. All Things Athletics

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.

Home Games This Coming Week:

None

Students who wish to attend home games are expected to go home and return for the games.  Students who stay for home games will be expected to go to homework club or the boys and girls club until at least 5:00.

Middle School & High School Girls Basketball

Preseason workouts will be at Success Academy from 6:00 – 7:30 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.  Reach out to Coach Beth Brown for more details.  bbrown@careeracademysb.com

High School E-Sports

High School E-sports have begun.  Wednesdays until 6:30pm will be Valorant (5v5) and Super Smash (3v3).  Thursdays until 6:30pm will be Rocket League (3v3) and Mario Kart (4v4).  Students interested in e-sports must complete the 3-strike packet for the athletics department and should reach out to Nick Bernhard nbernhard@careeracademysb.com or Kristen Elkington kelkington@careeracademysb.com

Have a great weekend!

Mr. Garstka and Mrs. Reilly

 

 

9/2/22 

Happy Friday CASB Families!!

Please enjoy the last “unofficial” weekend of Summer! Reminder that we do not have school on Monday due to Labor Day and we will see everyone on Tuesday starting with 5th period.

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 Tutoring. Please see the news article, HERE,  highlighting a new tutoring service available at St. Joseph County Library.

  1. No dropping off at Door A. Door A will remain locked until 8:00. Drop off for the high school is at Door D and for the middle school is at Door L. We appreciate everyone getting students to school on time (before 8 am) and so they can be in classes. Students release from our holding areas at 7:50 am and need to be in class at 8 am when instruction is starting.
  2. A la carte at lunch. CASB will be starting a la carte items at lunch soon. Some notes for students purchasing a la carte: 
    1. Students must have their ID or know their ID number to purchase a la carte.
    2. Students must have money on their account to purchase a la carte (no change will be given at the register)
    3. Excess funds will be applied to the students lunch account. This also means that if there is a negative balance on the account, the balance will be applied toward the negative balance.
  3. Slow Down After School. If students run through the hallways at dismissal for the bus, they will be held for next bus.
  4. ID’s. All students are required to have ID’s. ID’s must be worn around the neck at all times. If a student loses their ID, one can be purchased for $5.
  5. All Things Athletics

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.

Home Games This Coming Week:

MS Vball on Tuesday (5:00) and Thursday 5:15 start 🙁

Students who wish to attend home games are expected to go home and return for the games.  Students who stay for home games will be expected to go to homework club or the boys and girls club until at least 5:00.

High School Girls Basketball

Preseason workouts will begin on August 30th at Success Academy from 6:00 – 7:30 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.  Reach out to Coach Beth Brown for more details.  bbrown@careeracademysb.com

Middle School Boys Basketball

Preseason practices continue this week at Career Academy from 6:15-8 on Monday’s & Thursday’s.  Students MUST go home and come back for practice they cannot stay after school.  Reach out to Coach Noel Easton for more details noeleaston222@gmail.com

High School Boys Basketball

Preseason practices continue this week at Success Academy from 6:30 – 8:30pm on Monday’s and Thursday’s.  Students MUST go home and come back for practice they cannot stay after school.  Reach out to Coach Leon Johnson for more details ljohnson1@careeracademysb.com.  Freshman practices are at Career on Tuesday and Wednesday from 6:30 – 8:30.

Baseball

Baseball practices for grades 6-12 will begin on August 29th.  Reach out to Coach Phil Beasley for more information. pbeasley@careeracademysb.com

High School E-Sports

High School E-sports will begin soon, and we now have more gaming computers which means we can have a larger team!  Wednesdays until 6:30pm will be Valorant (5v5) and Super Smash (3v3).  Thursdays until 6:30pm will be Rocket League (3v3) and Mario Kart (4v4).  Students interested in e-sports must complete the 3-strike packet for the athletics department and should reach out to Nick Bernhard nbernhard@careeracademysb.com or Kristen Elkington kelkington@careeracademysb.com

Have a wonderful Labor Day Weekend!

Mrs. Reilly and Mr. Garstka

8/26/22

Happy Friday CASB Families,

We hope everyone is having a great E-Learning Day! Please see the email regarding our E-Learning, HERE, if you missed it on Thursday evening. Have a great weekend and we will see everyone back at CASB on Monday!

  1. ID’s. All students will be required to have ID’s on starting on Monday. If you student does not have an ID or did not receive their ID they need to get them. Middle School teachers have middle school student ID’s. Mr. Garstka has high school student ID’s. ID’s must be worn around the neck at all times.
  2. No dropping off at Door A. Door A will remain locked until 8:00. Drop off for the high school is at Door D and for the middle school is at Door L. We appreciate everyone getting students to school on time (before 8 am) and so they can be in classes. Students release from our holding areas at 7:50 am and need to be in class at 8 am when instruction is starting.
  3. Dismissal – Parking Lot. Please make sure you are following dismissal procedures for CASB.
    1. High School in the lane closest to the building. Middle School in the lane furthest away from the building and closest to the curb on Crescent.
    2. Students need to stay up by the building and not walk across the parking lot to get into a car. If a student drove to the building, they need to walk across where a teacher is helping direct traffic.
    3. Students are not to get into cars out on Crescent Circle!
    4. When in the parking lot, please take your time and move slowly.
    5. Any questions about dismissal, please let us know.
  4. Dismissal – Bus. CASB provided courtesy shuttle only have 100 seats at our first run at 3:45, when school releases. Please note, students will NOT be allowed to leave class early to get to that first bus. This is bus operates on a first come, first served basis. If your student is routinely late to the bus, please schedule for them to just go straight to the cafeteria and you can pick up your student when we make the second run at 4:15 (ish). We currently have about 170 students we are transporting to Success daily. We apologize for any inconvenience.
  5. Dress Code. Please view the full CASB dress code HERE.
    1. High level dress code. Same as last year – collared or CASB shirt, docker style pants, closed toe shoes.
  1. Additions – any solid color fleece full zip jacket can be worn with dress code shirt underneath. Professional black jeans may be worn also. Black jeans CANNOT have tears, rips, fading, holes, etc. Must be solid in color and black only. No Blue Jeans.
  1. Clubs. You can view the list of clubs, HERE.
    1. We have added a special mathematics club for students who need math help. It will be in Mrs. Kytta’s room in 123B off the 8th grade flex. Please send students who need math specific help! No need to sign up, just show up with Math questions.
  2. All Things Athletics

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.

Home Games This Coming Week:

MS Vball on Tuesday (5:15) and Thursday 5:30 start 🙁

HS Vball on Wednesday at 6:30

Students who wish to attend home games are expected to go home and return for the games.  Students who stay for home games will be expected to go to homework club or the boys and girls club until at least 5:00.

High School Girls Basketball

Preseason workouts will begin on August 30th at Success Academy from 6:00 – 7:30 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.  Reach out to Coach Beth Brown for more details.  bbrown@careeracademysb.com

Middle School Boys Basketball

Preseason practices continue this week at Career Academy from 6:15-8 on Monday’s & Thursday’s.  Students MUST go home and come back for practice they cannot stay after school.  Reach out to Coach Noel Easton for more details noeleaston222@gmail.com

High School Boys Basketball

Preseason practices continue this week at Success Academy from 6:30 – 8:30pm on Monday’s and Thursday’s.  Students MUST go home and come back for practice they cannot stay after school.  Reach out to Coach Leon Johnson for more details ljohnson1@careeracademysb.com.  Freshman practices are at Career on Tuesday and Wednesday from 6:30 – 8:30.

Baseball

Baseball practices for grades 6-12 will begin on August 29th.  Reach out to Coach Phil Beasley for more information. pbeasley@careeracademysb.com

Have a great weekend!

Mr. Garstka and Mrs. Reilly

8/19/22

Happy Friday CASB Parent, Guardians, and Students,

The first FULL week of school is complete! Computers have been handed out to students and we believe all the Canvas issues have been resolved. Please keep emailing us and letting us know if your student is having issues with their computer.

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1. E-Learning Friday, August 26. CASB will have their 1st E-Learning day on Friday. Students will not report to the building but will have an assignment in all 8 of their classes.
2. Dismissal – Parking Lot. Please make sure you are following dismissal procedures for CASB.
a. High School in the lane closest to the building. Middle School in the lane furthest away from the building and closest to the curb on Crescent.
b. Students need to stay up by the building and not walk across the parking lot to get into a car. If a student drove to the building, they need to walk across where a teacher is helping direct traffic.
c. Students are not to get into cars out on Crescent Circle!
d. When in the parking lot, please take your time and move slowly.
e. Any questions about dismissal, please let us know.
3. Dismissal – Bus. CASB provided courtesy shuttle only have 100 seats at our first run at 3:45, when school releases. Please note, students will NOT be allowed to leave class early to get to that first bus. This is bus operates on a first come, first served basis. If your student is routinely late to the bus, please schedule for them to just go straight to the cafeteria and you can pick up your student when we make the second run at 4:15 (ish). We currently have about 170 students we are transporting to Success daily. We apologize for any inconvenience.
4. Clubs. Clubs at CASB start on Monday, August 15. You can view the list of clubs, HERE.
a. We have added a special mathematics club for students who need math help. It will be in Mrs. Kytta’s room in 123B off the 8th grade flex. Please sent students who need math specific help! No need to sign up, just show up with Math questions.
5. Picture Re-Takes. Our picture retake day will be on Monday, September 19.
6. Yearbooks from 2021/22 are in! We have a LIMITED number of extra 2021-2022 yearbooks. Please contact Mrs. Jolly to place your order. (kjolly@careeracademysb.com)
7. Dress Code. Please view the full CASB dress code HERE.
a. High level dress code. Same as last year – collared or CASB shirt, docker style pants, closed toe shoes.
i. Additions – any solid color fleece full zip jacket can be worn with dress code shirt underneath. Professional black jeans may be worn also. Black jeans CANNOT have tears, rips, fading, holes, etc. Must be solid in color and black only. No Blue Jeans.
8. Double Good Popcorn Fundraiser  

Help support our Traveling Trailblazer students while also treating yourself this year! We’re hosting our monthly Double Good Popcorn fundraiser; 50% of all sales will go towards covering the cost of supplies, club materials, and bus rental fees for our Summer 2023 trip to Spain and Portugal. The best part is that it’s virtual: there’s a wide variety of flavors to pick from and all products will be shipped directly to you, our wonderful CASB supporters! The Pop-Up Store will open on August 22 at 5 pm and end on August 26 at 5 pm. Click on the link below to check it out before it starts next week:

https://popup.doublegood.com/s/c93ese09

9. Computer Chargers. Students will no longer be given chargers, every student got a charger when they got their laptop. If a student loses their charger, they can purchase one from tech bay for $25.
10. All Things Athletics

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.  

Home Games This Coming Week:

None 🙁

Students who wish to attend home games are expected to go home and return for the games.  Students who stay for home games will be expected to go to homework club or the boys and girls club until at least 5:00. 

Cross Country Help Needed

We are looking for an assistant coach for the cross country team.  This team includes middle school & high school as well as boys and girls.  Please reach out to the Athletic Director, Geriann Druyos, if you are interested.  gdruyos@careeracademysb.com

High School Girls Basketball

Preseason workouts will begin on August 30th at Success Academy from 6:00 – 7:30 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.  Reach out to Coach Beth Brown for more details.  bbrown@careeracademysb.com

Middle School Boys Basketball

Preseason practices begin this week at Career Academy from 6:15-8 on Monday’s & Thursday’s.  Students MUST go home and come back for practice they cannot stay after school.  Reach out to Coach Noel Easton for more details noeleaston222@gmail.com

High School Boys Basketball

Preseason practices begin this week at Success Academy from 6:30 – 8:30pm on Monday’s and Thursday’s.  Students MUST go home and come back for practice they cannot stay after school.  Reach out to Coach Leon Johnson for more details ljohnson1@careeracademysb.com.  Freshman practices are at Career on Tuesday and Wednesday from 6:30 – 8:30.

Baseball

Baseball practices for grades 6-12 will begin on August 29th.  Reach out to Coach Phil Beasley for more information. pbeasley@careeracademysb.com

High School Cheer

Congratulations to those that made the cheerleading squad!  We look forward to hearing your cheers at our home games.

Osceola Eagles Football

Middle school or high school students interested in playing football can reach out to the Osceola Eagles Coach at Collegeboundclass15@gmail.com  

The Osceola Eagles are a group we partner with for an opportunity to play football and the head coach is a former Career Academy Student.  The game schedule can be found here.

Have a great weekend!!

Mrs. Reilly and Mr. Garstka

 

 

 

8/12/22

Happy Friday CASB Parents, Guardians, and Students,

We have started off strong this first week of school. Please remember in the car line that high school is on the left and middle school is on the right (outside lane when you enter the parking lot). Everyone is to enter through the 2nd entrance onto Crescent Circle. There is no LEFT turn onto Crescent until after the police have left. Please go down to Blackthorn at the stop sign and turn around to make your turn a right turn toward the school. Once clubs start and Boys and Girls club starts next week, the lines will speed up. From Wednesday to Thursday, we lost 8 minutes.

12. Clubs. Clubs at CASB start on Monday, August 15. You can view the list of clubs, HERE.
13. Parent Nutrition Information. Please see information regarding lunches. HERE.
14. Transportation Link. If your student is going to ride the shuttle between Career Academy and Success Academy, please fill out the information via the link, HERE.
15. Transportation Times. The CASB/SASB shuttle is changing times from the 21/22 school year. The shuttle will leave Success Academy at 7:00 and 7:15 every morning. THERE WILL NO LONGER BE A BUS LEAVING AT 7:30 FROM SUCCESS TO CAREER. Last Bus leaves at 7:15. Success students that ride the shuttle from Career to Success in the morning will leave at 7:45, no longer 8 am. These times will be effective Monday, 8/15.
16. Dress Code. Please view the full CASB dress code HERE.
b. High level dress code. Same as last year – collared or CASB shirt, docker style pants, closed toe shoes.
i. Additions – any solid color fleece full zip jacket can be worn with dress code shirt underneath. Professional black jeans may be worn also. Black jeans CANNOT have tears, rips, fading, holes, etc. Must be solid in color and black only. No Blue Jeans.
17. Great news! The 2021-2022 yearbook is in! We will begin distributing yearbooks Monday, August 15th in room 153. Graduates can email Mrs. Jolly (kjolly@careeracademysb.com)  to collect their yearbooks from the front office. 
18. All Things Athletics

New Assistant Athletic Director Welcome Mr. Jerry Miller!  He will be the assistant athletic director helping Mrs. Druyos and comes to us with a wealth of experience in the field of athletics.  We are happy to have you here!

New Coaches – We are welcoming several new head coaches this school year.  You will see these new faces around the buildings and at games.  We are proud of our new hires and looking forward to continued improvement on the courts!

High School Volleyball – Jacinda Unger

Middle School Volleyball – Kimberly Dirst

Middle School Boys Basketball – Noel Easton

High School Boys Basketball – Leon Johnson

High School Track – Cameron Mester

Have a phenomenal weekend!

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Mr. Garstka and Mrs. Reilly

Home Games This Coming Week:

Thursday August 18th – High School Volleyball 6:00pm

Middle School Boys Basketball Callout – Wednesday

We will have a callout for any boys interested in playing basketball grades 6-8.  You will meet Coach Easton and learn about the paperwork requirements and behavior requirements necessary to play basketball at Career Academy.  This will take place on Wednesday August 17th during your WIN period.  Students will be called over the loudspeaker to meet up.  Preseason practices will begin after labor Day and the season will begin officially on October 10th. 

Cross Country

Cross country will accept new athletes this week.  You must have a physical in order to participate.

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Athletics

All athletes must be passing 6 or more classes to be eligible for sports at Career Academy.  Grade checks take place approximately every 2 weeks and all eligibility checks are done after each grading period.   

 

 

8/5/2022

Happy Friday CASB Families!

Welcome to the 22/23 Parent/Guardian newsletter. This letter will go out with important school information every Friday afternoon. Please see the information below regarding the beginning of the school year. If you have any questions, please feel free to email and we will attempt to answer your questions ASAP. We will see everyone back at school on Wednesday, August 10. Doors open at 7:15 AM.

19. First Week. CASB will not have clubs the first 3 days of school. Please pick up students at dismissal time of 3:45. There will be no supervision after school hours those first 3 days. Clubs will start on August 15.
20. Picture Day. CASB will have school pictures on Thursday, August 11. If you are a virtual student, please come in and get your picture taken. If you are in the building, we will call students down by classroom. Parents/Guardians that want to order pictures can do so online by going to https://my.lifetouch.com/mylifetouch/#/, and typing in school code: EVTBRDW7K
21. Transportation Link. If your student is going to ride the shuttle between Career Academy and Success Academy, please fill out the information via the link, HERE.
22. Dress Code. Please view the full CASB dress code HERE.
a. High level dress code. Same as last year – collared or CASB shirt, docker style pants, closed toe shoes.
i. Additions – any solid color fleece full zip jacket can be worn with dress code shirt underneath. Professional black jeans may be worn also. Black jeans CANNOT have tears, rips, fading, holes, etc. Must be solid in color and black only. No Blue Jeans.
23. 22/23 School Calendar. HERE.
24. 22/23 Bell Schedule. We have a change to the bell schedule for next year. CASB will dismiss at 3:45. Doors will still open at 7:15 and school will officially start at 8 am. Please see the new schedule, HERE.
25. Title 1. Career Academy is a Title 1 school. If you missed our Title 1 meeting, please view the slides, HERE, to understand what Title 1 means for your student.
26. Lunches. The free school lunch program through the USDA has ended; however, CASB has been approved for CEP which means all student lunches will be free!
27. Cross Country. If you are interested in running cross country, please contact gdruyos@careeracademysb.com; this is for any middle school or high school student.
28. Middle School Volleyball. Middle School volleyball will begin on Wednesday, August 10th right after school to 6 pm. Any questions, please email gdruyos@careeracademysb.com.

 

Have a wonderful final weekend of summer!

Mr. Garstka and Mrs. Reilly

 

 

6/30/2022

Happy Thursday CASB Parents and Guardians,

Happy End of Summer School! Our official first day of school is Wednesday, August 10. We wanted to update you with some changes, dates, and excitement for Career Academy.

Last reminder, there is no summer school tomorrow, we will see everyone back at the Back-to-School nights in July.

29. Meet the New Middle School Principal, Maria Reilly. HERE.
30. 22/23 Bell Schedule. We have a change to the bell schedule for next year. CASB will dismiss at 3:45. Doors will still open at 7:15 and school will officially start at 8 am. Please see the new schedule, HERE.
31. Back to School Nights. Career Academy will be hosting our back-to-school nights on Wednesday, July 27 and Thursday, July 28. Both nights will be 4 pm – 7 pm.
a. Wednesday, July 27 will be ALL 6th graders and NEW students to CASB.
b. Thursday, July 28 will be all returning students.
c. If you can’t make one but can make the other, please attend when you can.
d. Topics Included: Principal meeting, transportation, athletics, MySchoolApp sign up, PowerSchool assistance, Clubs and Specials presentations, Pay School Fees (Insurance MUST be paid for computers), and received class schedules, etc.
32. 6th Grade Orientation. Mandatory orientation for 6th grade students will beWednesday, July 27 from 11 am – 3:30 pm. This will be for 6th grade STUDENTS.
33. 9th Grade/Freshmen Orientation. Mandatory orientation for 9th grade students will be Thursday, July 28 from 11 am – 3:30 pm. This will be for 9th grade STUDENTS. We will go through freshmen expectations, students will receive their computers, lunch, access to schedule and PowerSchool, freshman organization tips, student panel discussions, and more!
34. 22/23 School Calendar. HERE.

 

Sincerely,

Nick Garstka and Maria Reilly

8/10/22

Happy Friday CASB Parents, Guardians, and Students,

We have started off strong this first week of school. Please remember in the car line that high school is on the left and middle school is on the right (outside lane when you enter the parking lot). Everyone is to enter through the 2nd entrance onto Crescent Circle. There is no LEFT turn onto Crescent until after the police have left. Please go down to Blackthorn at the stop sign and turn around to make your turn a right turn toward the school. Once clubs start and Boys and Girls club starts next week, the lines will speed up. From Wednesday to Thursday, we lost 8 minutes.

  1. Clubs. Clubs at CASB start on Monday, August 15. You can view the list of clubs, HERE.
  2. Parent Nutrition Information. Please see information regarding lunches. HERE.
  3. Transportation Link. If your student is going to ride the shuttle between Career Academy and Success Academy, please fill out the information via the link, HERE.
  4. Transportation Times. The CASB/SASB shuttle is changing times from the 21/22 school year. The shuttle will leave Success Academy at 7:00 and 7:15 every morning. THERE WILL NO LONGER BE A BUS LEAVING AT 7:30 FROM SUCCESS TO CAREER. Last Bus leaves at 7:15. Success students that ride the shuttle from Career to Success in the morning will leave at 7:45, no longer 8 am. These times will be effective Monday, 8/15.
  5. Dress Code. Please view the full CASB dress code HERE.
    1. High level dress code. Same as last year – collared or CASB shirt, docker style pants, closed toe shoes.
      1. Additions – any solid color fleece full zip jacket can be worn with dress code shirt underneath. Professional black jeans may be worn also. Black jeans CANNOT have tears, rips, fading, holes, etc. Must be solid in color and black only. No Blue Jeans.
  6. Great news! The 2021-2022 yearbook is in! We will begin distributing yearbooks Monday, August 15th in room 153. Graduates can email Mrs. Jolly (kjolly@careeracademysb.com)  to collect their yearbooks from the front office.
  7. All Things Athletics

New Assistant Athletic Director – Welcome Mr. Jerry Miller!  He will be the assistant athletic director helping Mrs. Druyos and comes to us with a wealth of experience in the field of athletics.  We are happy to have you here!

New Coaches – We are welcoming several new head coaches this school year.  You will see these new faces around the buildings and at games.  We are proud of our new hires and looking forward to continued improvement on the courts!

High School Volleyball – Jacinda Unger

Middle School Volleyball – Kimberly Dirst

Middle School Boys Basketball – Noel Easton

High School Boys Basketball – Leon Johnson

High School Track – Cameron Mester

Para leer el boletín para padres en español, haga clic AQUÍ.

Have a phenomenal weekend!

Mr. Garstka and Mrs. Reilly

8/5/2022

Happy Friday CASB Families!

Welcome to the 22/23 Parent/Guardian newsletter. This letter will go out with important school information every Friday afternoon. Please see the information below regarding the beginning of the school year. If you have any questions, please feel free to email and we will attempt to answer your questions ASAP. We will see everyone back at school on Wednesday, August 10. Doors open at 7:15 AM.

  1. First Week. CASB will not have clubs the first 3 days of school. Please pick up students at dismissal time of 3:45. There will be no supervision after school hours those first 3 days. Clubs will start on August 15.
  2. Picture Day. CASB will have school pictures on Thursday, August 11. If you are a virtual student, please come in and get your picture taken. If you are in the building, we will call students down by classroom. Parents/Guardians that want to order pictures can do so online by going to https://my.lifetouch.com/mylifetouch/#/, and typing in school code: EVTBRDW7K
  3. Transportation Link. If your student is going to ride the shuttle between Career Academy and Success Academy, please fill out the information via the link, HERE.
  4. Dress Code. Please view the full CASB dress code HERE.
    1. High level dress code. Same as last year – collared or CASB shirt, docker style pants, closed toe shoes.
  1. Additions – any solid color fleece full zip jacket can be worn with dress code shirt underneath. Professional black jeans may be worn also. Black jeans CANNOT have tears, rips, fading, holes, etc. Must be solid in color and black only. No Blue Jeans.
  1. 22/23 School Calendar. HERE.
  2. 22/23 Bell Schedule. We have a change to the bell schedule for next year. CASB will dismiss at 3:45. Doors will still open at 7:15 and school will officially start at 8 am. Please see the new schedule, HERE.
  3. Title 1. Career Academy is a Title 1 school. If you missed our Title 1 meeting, please view the slides, HERE, to understand what Title 1 means for your student.
  4. Lunches. The free school lunch program through the USDA has ended; however, CASB has been approved for CEP which means all student lunches will be free!
  5. Cross Country. If you are interested in running cross country, please contact gdruyos@careeracademysb.com; this is for any middle school or high school student.
  6. Middle School Volleyball. Middle School volleyball will begin on Wednesday, August 10th right after school to 6 pm. Any questions, please email gdruyos@careeracademysb.com.

Have a wonderful final weekend of summer!

Mr. Garstka and Mrs. Reilly