Dear Families, Welcome to our 2017-18 school year! Every year at CSCA, we strive to build upon the foundation that comes from already knowing most of our students; we do this by continuing tried and true methods, as well as integrating exciting, new ideas that have come throug
Dear Families, It has been a week of loving growth at CSCA as our community settles into learning routines, responsibilities, and balances it all with freedoms and social interactions in class, at the park and at Explora. All of the adults that accompanied students at E
Dear Families, Thanks to every family for helping your child to be prepared for the fair yesterday, and thanks to our chaperones for your time and commitment in caring for our kids at the fair. Science- We began creating our Chinook Fair from recycled objects. The
Dear Families, We were blessed with New Mexico School of Music’s talent and generosity yesterday. The kids were engaged for 2 ½ hours with demonstrations and interactive experiences involving countless instruments (cello, guitars, piano, saxophone, flute, clarinet, harp
Dear Families, Have you ever had a picnic in a hail storm? Your child can now answer that with an enthusiastic YES! You can experience a glimpse of our day yesterday on Shutterfly (videos and photos), but we were protected under a large shelter while the hail and rain
Dear Families, THREE CHEERS FOR THE PULLEY! Did your child tell you about the Divine timing of the Mobile Mini truck arriving to remove the unneeded Mobile Mini (“shed”) just after the kids finished a wonderful exploration of pulleys, levers, and other simple machines? The tr
Dear Families, I imagine your kids are sleeping well this week after two engaging, blissful days back to school. It is our hope that they love it and know they are loved. Below are some bits of information about our week and what is coming up. Spirit Time— Durin
Dear Families, I hope this finds you all having a beautiful weekend. Here are some highlights for what is happening this week and coming weeks. This Thursday, the Mother’s Day Tea: as a class, we will arrive early that morning to prepare, but mothers, please arriv
Dear Families, Chili’s will be hosting a CSCA Give Back Event on Tue, March 15 from 11 am to 10 pm. We get 15% of sales donated back to the school, IF the flyer is presented. It can be presented in hard copy or electronically. There are 4 participating locations around t
We always affirm that we have what we need, and we do; we have our sweet students, and they're having a blast socializing and learning during this back-to-school time! For them though, we are accepting donations to fill the gap from this burglary. Are you able to donate and/or share? Thank you! ...
Shortly before our first day of class, thieves plundered our small, soul-centered school—taking all of our electronics (laptops, tablets, microscopes, and more) and some student guitars and piano keyboards. Chinook Spirit Children’s Academy (CSCA) is a private, nonprofit K-8 school in Albuquerqu...
Dear Families, Welcome to our 2017-18 school year! Every year at CSCA, we strive to build upon the foundation that comes from already knowing most of our students; we do this by continuing tried and true methods, as well as integrating exciting, new ideas that have come through reflection and col...