Registration for the 2017 Band of Blue Marching Band is now open. Please visit the band website at www.cataband.org and register before April 7th.
Hey Seniors! The Annual Senior Field Trip will be at the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro. It is on Wednesday, May 24th and the cost is $20. Permission slips are available at Room 210 (Ms. Royster’s Room) or Room 604 (Ms. Hibberd’s Room). Money and permission slips are due to Ms. Royster or Ms. Hibberd asap, but the deadline is Friday Morning April 7th. Contact Ms. Royster or Ms. Hibberd if you have any questions.
Thursday, March 23rd:
AWAY – Golf – Monroe Country Club – 3:30 pm, Dismiss @ 2:30 pm
AWAY – Tennis – Parkwood – 4:00 pm, Dismiss @ 2:45 pm
AWAY – Soccer – Olympic – 5:30 pm, Dismiss @ 3:15 pm
AWAY – Track & Field – Parkwood – 3:45 pm, Dismiss @ 2:30 pm
HOME – Baseball – Gray Stone Day – Double Header – 4:30/7:00 pm – Walter Bickett Stadium, Dismiss @ 3:15 pm
Friday, March 24th:
HOME – Softball – North Stanly – 5:00 pm, Gate Duty: Pressley – 4:15 pm
AWAY - Soccer – Richmond Senior – 7:00 pm
There will be an informational meeting and tryout for current CATA students for the 2017 Band of Blue Colorguard on Tuesday, April 18th from 4:00-6:00 PM in the band room. Please wear athletic gear and ready to go out outside. Please see Mr. Retzlaff in the band room for more questions.
AP Physics review sessions will be held on Saturday March 25, April 1, April 22, and April 29 from 10 AM until 1 PM. All students must enter the building though the front door. Review sessions will be held in Mr. Daniels room #619
CATA Rat Rod=Academy Collaboration Harper Corp of America R.A.T. Rod Round-up Challenge - $5,000 Grant. Currently students from Transportation, Information Systems, Family and Consumer Sciences, Engineering, and Art are involved in the creation of this build. This project will create a bond between academies as they strive to a common goal. The Rat Rod vehicle will consist of a minimum of 10 different parts from 10 different vehicles, and will be road legal and drivable. See the website here.
10:50 AM - 12:15 PM Student Registration---- Zunic--- Second Period Classes
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Josten's Senior Delivery Day--- cafe--- all lunches
12:20 PM - 1:55 PM Prom Ticket Sales---- Cafeteria
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM AWAY Golf--- Monroe-- Monroe Country Club
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Robotics Club---- Rm 118
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM AWAY Tennis--- Parkwood--- Parkwood High
With the establishment of the MPRA Academy at CATA in 2015, the opportunity exists for students to be able to produce music and build the foundations needed to be successful in the recording industry and higher level of institution. Exciting course offerings such as Recording Arts I and II will be offered starting in the 2017-2018 school year.
Dr. Fisenne personally congratulated and presented official Microsoft Certificates of Accomplishment to the following students for earning Microsoft Office Specialist Certifications for the Fall 16 Semester. This is a tremendous accomplishment that students and parents should be very proud of.
Mr. Anderson’s English III class is “Celebrating Black History Month” by reading A Lesson Before Dying, by American author, Ernest Gaines. The lesson started by watching an interview with Ernest Gaines himself. Gaines wrote the novel based on things he witnessed in the 1940’s during his childhood. Gaines says that he wanted a novel “that talked about his people."