Posts by ricardofranklinsr

Peaceful Protest on Gun Violence

Dear CLA Community – Faculty, Staff, Students, Families, and Alumni,   Since its very beginning, Citizens Leadership Academy has been a school grounded in the value of civic engagement.  Our sixth-grade essential question is, “What makes a community thrive?”  In seventh grade, it is, “What makes a morally courageous person?”  and in eighth grade we…

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Weekly Family Update 2/12/18

Happy Monday CLA-EAST Families!   We are looking forward to a great week here in the building and for you as well. This week’s schedule is not a typical one and we ’ll need your assistance this week managing the change for our scholars. The biggest change comes on Monday and Tuesday. On both days…

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Weekly Family Updates 2/5/2018

Welcome to the month of February! There is so much to be excited for and I hope every family is able to join us for the various activities and events happen at our school. History is created by the life’s work of individuals and the legacy they leave behind whether good or bad. This is…

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Winter Student-Led Conference

Attention all CLAE families! Now is the time to sign up for your student-led conference. Conferences will be held on Wednesday, February 14th from 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm and on Thursday, February 15th from 7:00 am – 11:00 am. Click here to sign-up today!

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Family Weekly Updates

Week of January 29, 2018 January 29—February 2, 2018 I want to say thank you for making this school year the magical ride it’s been thus far. Although we are far from being finished, we’ve covered a lot of ground and traveled so far. This week we’ve challenged all of your scholars to find one…

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Mid-Year MAP assessments are underway!

Mid-Year MAP assessments are underway and off to an exciting start. CLA-EAST scholars will take time this week and next to show how far they have grown since the fall. Scholars will take assessments in each class to monitor progress and to provide staff with important data that will help us make the necessary adjustments to push…

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Celebration of Learning – December 21 at 4:00PM

Everyone is invited to the 2017 CLA-EAST Winter Celebration of Learning. Come see and hear about the amazing work that our scholars have done. Thursday, December 21, 2017, at 4:00 PM. There will also be light refreshments. CELEBRATION OF LEARNING REFLECTION (CLICK LINK TO SEE VIDEO)

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2018 – 2019 Early Enrollment Opens November 30th

If you enroll your scholar by the end of December, you’ll receive two FREE uniform polo shirts! Citizens Academy and Citizens Academy East elementary students, we’ll have a table at your conferences so you can enroll on the spot and get your uniform shirts.  Just bring a current proof of residence (a bill etc.)! We’ll…

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