May 3, 2016 - 7:44am
As part of CCA's ongoing mission to prepare students for post high school readiness students participated in the first annual CCA mock interview initiative. As part of the initiative students went through resume writing and interview training. Students used the skills learned in a mock interview setting. Over 100 students were interviewed.
April 28, 2016 - 1:26pm
The CCA Parade of Homes Showcase is just around the corner. You won't want to miss it!! The students have constructed four amazing tiny homes. The CCA Parade of Homes is on May 21st, 9am to 4pm. It is open to the general public at no cost. The homes will be auctioned off at the event. Auction will begin at 11am. Interested buyers should contact the front office at 210-397-4294 to schedule a showing.
April 28, 2016 - 8:43am
SA Works is now taking applications for students to work a summer job. SA Works has partnered with employers throughout the San Antonio region to provide summer jobs for students in the area. Students interested in applying for one of these summer jobs should visit www.sanantonioworks.org and fill out a student application.
April 28, 2016 - 8:39am
Students from CCA received a surprise visit from NEF's Apple Eddie. Students were awarded a NEF Team Grant. The $12,500 Team Grant will go toward the seniors Parade of Homes Build Competition. The grant will be used to purchase materials and supplies. Congratulations to the CCA seniors.
April 28, 2016 - 8:32am
Seniors get interview training. As part of CCA's ongoing mission to prepare students for post high school readiness the senior class received "interview skills" training. Over 95 seniors participated in the event. The training served as preparation for the upcoming "mock interview" initiative. Students will be interviewed by a team of professionals/business partners from the community.
April 21, 2016 - 12:59pm
CCA architectural students toured the UTSA College of Architecture and Construction Science. Students toured the campus, sat in class and visited the Interior design Program.
April 18, 2016 - 8:32am
CCA Engineering students participated in the Texas Society of Professional Engineers annual Engineering Technical Challenge sponsored by Pape Dawson Engineers held at UTSA. CCA came away with 1st place in the engineering junk drawer competition. Out of 14 teams, the senior team of Erin Breig and Sydney Williams took 1st place with their vehicle design made up of junk items you find in a drawer. Click Here For Pictures.
April 15, 2016 - 3:01pm
The 2016 CCA Parade of Homes tiny house build is near completion. Homes will be ready for potential buyers to view during the week of May 16th thru May 20th. Homes will be auctioned at this years CCA Parade of Homes to be held on May 21st. For information on each of the homes visit www.nisd.net/cca/tinyhomes.
April 9, 2016 - 6:44pm
CCA joins forces with Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure. On Saturday, April 9th, team CCA joined the thousands at the Alamodome to help raise money in the fight against cancer. The CCA Parent Partnership organized the event under the leadership of Raquel Beasley--team name Audrey's Warriors.