CA US Updates 9/21-10/31



School is officially in full swing. Students are settling into their routines!
The last day of Summer is over and Fall is here! Who’s ready for sweater weather?!
Important upcoming dates through the end of October!

  • Coffee with Cory Izokaitis–Do you have questions pertaining to your child’s class? This is a great opportunity to learn about upcoming grade specific events and present questions to our Head of School, Cory Izokaitis. These meetings will begin at 8:00 am in the Dining Hall. Senior Coffee: 9/23 Freshman Coffee: 9/28
  • Friday, September 23rd: Football Friday night against Buckeye Valley @7:00-Senior night
  • Saturday, September 24th, 9:00-11:00am: The Viking Rampage
  • Saturday, September 24th, 11:00 am: Join us for the 8th annual HOLA(Hispanic Outreach for Latino Awareness) Tailgate The CA Girls Varsity soccer will take on Pleasant Highschool. Dancing, Snacks, Games and lots of family fun! Hope to see you there!
  • Sunday, September 25th, 10:00-2:00: Apple picking at Lynd’s Fruit Farm
  • Wednesday, Sept 28th: CAPSA Welcome Event from 5:30-7:30-Dining Hall. Please join us for light refreshments and a chance to meet CAPSA members across divisions. Learn about CAPSA’s mission and goals for the school year. All CA families are welcome. Please RSVP by September 23rd to
  • Tuesday, October 4th: Financial Aid Night at 7:00 p.m. All parents and students of upper-schoolers are invited to the College Counseling Financial Aid Night to be held on Tuesday, October 4, at 7:00 p.m. in our Schoedinger Theatre. We highly recommend attending this program if you are interested in learning more about how and when to apply for need-based financial aid, and it is strongly recommended for any senior parents applying for aid this year.
  • Tuesday, October 6th: College Funding Webinar at 7:00 p.m Parents and students of upper-schoolers are also invited to attend the “What Parents Need to Know Now about Paying Less for College”webinar presented by SMARTTRACK® College Funding on Thursday, October 6, at 7:00 p.m. This program was highly recommended by other independent schools, and we are offering it as an option for families this year.
  • Please refer to the August 29th email from our college counseling team for additional info!
  • College visits are happening daily on campus for Juniors and Seniors!! It is HIGHLY encouraged to attend these meet and greets by students! Please have your child refer to the schedule posted in the Junior lounge. You may also follow Vikes2College on Instagram for additional updates.

Most families are surprised to learn that with a little planning, they can significantly lower out-of-pocket college costs, maximize grants and scholarships, and minimize debt. We are providing the SMARTTRACK® College Funding High School Initiative to assist our 9th-11th grade families with the financial piece of college planning. If you’re concerned that you won’t qualify for financial aid, haven’t saved enough, or don’t have an effective plan to cover the considerable costs of educating all your children, SMARTTRACK® can help.Click here to create your complimentary account and register for the webinar.”

~ Information from SMARTTRACK®

  • Friday, October 7th: Football Friday night against Granview @7:00
  • Saturday, October 8th: Homecoming: This will be held inside.
  • Wednesday,October 12th: PSAT day. 9th grade will be serving in the community until around 12:30pm. Lunch at school and transportation will be provided. Students(Sophomores/Jrs) are permitted to leave for the day once PSAT is finished.
  • Friday, October 14th: Charlie David Dinner and Fundraising Event.

The Charlie David Site is LIVE!
Our volunteer signup genius is also LIVE?
Join us in celebrating 40 years of student athletes at this year’s Charlie David Dinner! We could use your help. We’re collecting donations for this year’s gift card tree. To ensure everyone’s a winner, we’re looking for donations of gift cards starting at $25 denominations. Then, at Charlie David, try your luck at the tree and you could win up to $500! Two easy options to donate:

  1. Virtual: Visit charliedavid.paca
  2. Drop-off: via backpack express or every Friday until Oct 14 at Hondros Field from 7:45 – 8:30 AM.
  • Friday, October 14th: Football Friday night against Bexley @7:00-PINK OUT theme
  • Wednesday, October 19th: Paca Meeting: 8:00 am in the Dining Hall
  • Thursday, October 20th: Parent Teacher Conferences Begin-Noon Dismissal
  • Friday, October 21st –No School
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