CAS Joins the Light Parade

Come watch the the fun filled tradition of the Holiday Lights Parade to take place on the night of December 3rd. The students and staff at CAS will be showing their school and seasonal pride by marching down Fry Blvd. in holiday attire lit up with lights and spirit of the season. The parade begins…

Engineering Applied!

Mr. Oh’s 3rd period Principles of Engineering (POE) students are have a great time showing off their solar car designs and racing them for extra credit. Most recently, the POE class has been studying electrical circuits and how to design and apply them to their cars. They then took what they previously learned about gearing…

Douglas Celebrates CAS 20th

Be sure to mark your calendars for the Douglas Campus 20th Anniversary celebration! There will be food, fun and entertainment from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, at the CAS Middle School campus located at 1415 F. Ave, Douglas AZ. Everyone is invited to join in on the fun. cas-20th-anniversary-flyer_douglas

Giving Thanks Celebrated

The students at The Center for Academic Success show their appreciation for what they are thankful for through crafts, singing and pageantry.  The week of celebration was full of crafts, learning songs, and performing a pageant for parents in the school cafeteria. The students also participated by dressing up as the patrons of the first…

3rd Grade Santa Sentiments…

Letters to Santa have been inspiring  Mrs. Santiago’s and Mrs. Ramirez’s third grade class to beef up their writing skills this week. Some of the sweetest requests ever made have been from the minds of 8 and 9 year-olds. Of course many of them are concerned about being good this year, and are asking for…

CAS Honors Our Veterans

Veteran’s Day  is November, 11th. Schools all over the country are not in session to take time to honor the men and women that served our country in the military. The Center for Academic Success understands the value and respect we have for these brave and heroic individuals in our own area and through out…

Empty to Full Bowls…CAS Gives Back

This past Saturday, volunteers from The Center for Academic Success, and more gathered at the Ethel H. Berger Center for the ninth annual Sierra Vista Empty Bowls Project. The project is a part of an international effort to raise awareness of hunger, and provide funds to end it. The students and staff at CAS volunteered…

A Lesson in Freedom: MI Field-trip

With the election closely looming, it is hard not to think about a lesson in the electoral process, or the effects of the outcome for that matter. For Mr. Barkley’s Young Historian Club, a trip to the US Army Military Intelligence Museum (MI) on Fort Huachuca this past Friday brought to light another lesson in…

Come Celebrate with CAS!

Save the Date! On Friday, Nov. 18, CAS will be celebrating its 20th anniversary. The Sierra Vista campus, at 900 Carmelita Drive, located on the southeast corner of North Seventh Street, will be hosting a birthday celebration for The Center for Academic Success.  The event takes place from 1 to 4 p.m. It is open…

Letters to Santa!

The students and faculty of CAS Elementary are invited to practice their letter writing skills, and drop a line to their favorite jolly guy. They can write a Christmas list, ask Santa questions, or maybe even write to his reindeer.  There is a designated folder at the front desk to drop off the letters, and…

We Stand with Az Charter Schools

Did you know that in the state of Arizona there are nearly 6oo operating charter schools? These schools serve over 170,000 students often with the intent to customize an education to fit their needs that was not fulfilled at the regular public schools. Charter schools are public schools that give parents and students a choice…