Central Academy of Technology & Arts senior Athan Wright fully embraces his entrepreneurial spirit and go-getter attitude. After starting his own lawn care business at the age of 14, he knew that being an entrepreneur was the career path he wanted to follow.
Mr. Humphries' PLTW Engineering Design & Development (EDD) students are designing a weather station. This image shows a schematic diagram for this station.
Central Academy of Technology & Arts (CATA) senior, Ashline Arnaud is the runner up for the state’s Poetry Out Loud Competition.
At the March 2 meeting, the Board recognized a senior at Central Academy of Technology & Arts’ (CATA) Medical Science Academy who constantly and selflessly serves her peers and the youth around her.
Monday: Twin Day: Find a Friend and dress the same way
Tuesday: Adam Sandler Day: Dress like Adam Sandler or like one of his movie characters
Wednesday: Halloween Day: Halloween Costumes (Must be within dress code/ cannot cover face)
Thursday: Anything, but a Backpack Day: Carry your books in something other than a backpack
Friday: Color Wars: Seniors Black, Juniors White, Sophomores, Navy Blue, Freshmen, Maroon
Purchase tickets for home events here: https://www.ucpsathletics.com/catatickets
Students will get in free to the soccer game this Friday if they see Ms. Petre to get a pass before the game at Walter Bickett Stadium. The first 50 students in the game will get a vuvuzela (soccer horn). This is a huge conference match-up with Forest Hills at 6 PM. We need a ton of students to come out to the game! We will have hot food at concessions!
MBB Workouts: 6-8 PM
AWAY VB RRC Tourney CATA vs. FHills @ Anson 7:00 PM, No Early Dismissal
AWAY VB RRC Tourney TBA 4/5 Winner vs. #1 @ Anson 5:00 PM, Dismissal: TBA
HOME XC RRC Championship 4:30 PM, Dismissal: 3:00 PM
AWAY Soccer vs. Monroe 5:30 PM, No early dismissal
WBB Workouts: 4-6 PM
MBB Workouts: 6-8 PM
AWAY VB RRC Tourney TBA Finals @ Anson 7:00 PM Teams: TBA
AWAY Tennis 3A Dual Team TBA Dismissal: TBA
HOME Powder Puff FB Game Bickett Stadium
6:30 - 7 Fr Vs. Soph
7:05 - 7:35 Jr Vs. Sr.
7:40 - 8:10 winner vs winner
AWAY Soccer @ Anson 5:30 PM, Dismiss: 3:00 PM
HOME JVFB vs.Char. Christian 6:30 PM, No early dismissal, Bickett Stadium
MBB Workouts: 6-8 PM
2:00 PM PEP Rally
AWAY Tennis Regionals @Concord 1:00 PM
HOME Soccer vs. Garringer 5:30/7:00 PM, No early dismissal
Homecoming Festivities during Halftime, Bickett Stadium
AWAY TBA Tennis Regionals
Homecoming Court Nominations
All classes have been emailed their homecoming court nomination forms. Please vote through noon on Monday, October 18.
Powder Puff Football Games
Wednesday, October 20, 6:30 PM, Walter Bickett Stadium. Tickets can be purchased on our athletic ticket website or at the gate with a card or by phone. Tickets are $5. All proceeds go to Victory Junction, a camp for kids with Chronic Illnesses.
Wednesday, October, 20 at 8:00 PM, CATA Athletic Fields. We will have S'mores and Hotdogs. We will have music and games. Students can start arriving around 7:45!
Homecoming Soccer/Crowning of the Court
Friday, October 22, 7:00 PM, The Court will be crowned at halftime. Get your tickets on our athletic website. The first 58 CATA students will get a vuvuzela horn.
The Homecoming Dance will be on campus October 23rd from 8-11 pm. Tickets are on sale now. After purchasing tickets, please complete the student information form found here: https://bit.ly/3mF6OU1. Please check your email and the Cougar Chronicle for the purchase link. Tickets are $15 or 2 for $25. After purchasing tickets, please complete the student information form found in your email. If you plan to bring a guest that does not attend CATA, please complete a permission form located in the front office and outside Ms. Casey's room (RM 616). Please have these completed by October 20th.
We still have some 2021 Yearbooks available for $85.00.
2022 Yearbooks are on sale now! Order online at https://yearbookforever.com/.
- Order and pay online at https://yearbookforever.com/.
- Search for CATA. Click “Create a Personal Ad” at the bottom. (Make sure your pop-up or ad blocker is turned off to see the link.)
- You do not have to upload pictures when you place your order and pay. Just enter some text in the required text boxes and then on the top right click on the “I will deliver photos to the school at a later date” link to skip uploading pictures.
- You can either email the photos or upload them to the Google form by November 19th.
- Please complete this Google Form https://bit.ly/SrTrib22 with additional information about your senior tribute order.
Winter Track Interest FormPlease fill out this form https://forms.gle/dP9ffqLZydAABwgD7 if you are interested in running for CATA for the Winter 2022 season. This information will be used to keep you informed of all things concerning Track (meetings, schedules, practices, cancellations, etc.) Practice begins Nov. 1st!!!!
Peachjar Digital Flyers
We have launched a new electronic flyer communication tool called Peachjar. To view school-approved digital flyers, simply click the Peachjar button on our website.
CATA Cougar Spirit Wear is now available
Hello CATA Families! Welcome to our CATA Spirit Wear Website! Follow the link and get your CATA spirit to shine! http://cataband.3dcartstores.com/CATA-Spirit-Wear-and-Merchandise_c_15.html
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Minority Student Union Meeting
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Esports club meeting Room 217
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM North Gaston Marching Competition
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM Knitting for Good Club Meeting Room 601
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Fashion Club 616