January 26, 2015 - 2:35pm
Thursdays have been designated as CCA Spirit days. In support of CCA the food services staff wore there spirit shirts.
January 25, 2015 - 4:58pm
CCA participates in the regional Skills USA competition. Seventeen students representing seven events will compete in plumbing, carpentry, electrical wiring, extemporaneous speech, job skills and the team event. Students participated in the team event on Saturday, January 24th. Regional winners for each of the events will be announced on February 7th on the main campus of St. Phillips College.
January 25, 2015 - 4:17pm
CCA students met at the AT&T Center to promote CCA. CCA is one of fifteen schools selected to participate in the San Antonio Spurs Team Up Challenge and is in the running for a $20,000 grant. If awarded the grant will go toward the completion of two of the container homes to be showcased in May during CCA's second annual Parade of Homes. As part of the Team Up challenge CCA students manned a booth at the AT&T during the Spurs game.
January 24, 2015 - 9:36am
Open House for 8th grade students and parents, who are interested in attending CCA during the 2015/2016 school year, is Thursday, January 29th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm. The event will start in the Warren High School cafeteria with an overview of the program and a question and response session. Parents and students will also have an opportunity to tour the facility, talk with students, meet the staff, and talk with parents of current CCA students.
January 22, 2015 - 2:09pm
Saturday, January 24th, 8am to 4pm, CCA is hosting the regional Skills USA Competition. Competition is sponsored by:
January 20, 2015 - 10:40am
CCA/Warren will host this years regional Academic Decathlon. Students from schools throughout the region will be here on Fri, Jan 30th & Sat, Jan 31st to compete in the competition. In support of the event, on Jan 30th, CCA and Warren students will be released at noon, sack lunches will be offered and buses will begin leaving Warren HS at 12:15 p.m. Students will be on an alternative half day bell schedule. Download a copy of the alternative bell schedule here.
January 16, 2015 - 9:37am
Need Service Hours? Saturday, Jan 17th has been designated as a work day for all grade levels. Students will be working on the container homes. Start time is 9am to 3pm. Lunch will be served.
January 14, 2015 - 10:30am
The Geometry in Construction classes participated in a "Trigonometry Treasure Hunt." Students worked in groups to decipher clues that lead them around the campus, from classroom to classroom. Each group was given a 360 degree protractor, a yardstick, a map of the school and a clue, in the form of right triangle trigonometry problems. The students demonstrated teamwork, dedication and used the problem solving skills learned in the Geometry in Construction class.
January 12, 2015 - 10:15pm
Over 1,000 parents and students attended the NISD Magnet School Fair at the Northside Activity Center on January 12th, 2015. Construction Career Academy students and staff took the opportunity to share information with interested students about the CCA program. Students and parents received information on the Academy's advanced program. Students who are interested in attending CCA should contact their school counselor for an application. Parent