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May 30, 2020

Dear Columbus Academy Parents,

We hope that the last week of school went well and you and your families are now in summer mode. We are pleased to announce that CA’s counselors will be hosting a Zoom discussion this Tuesday, June 2nd for CA parents.

Please see below for details. We hope you will be able to join the conversation. Many thanks to our counselors for taking the time to offer their expertise.

In Viking Spirit,
Tracie & Joyce
2020-21 PACA Co-Presidents

Tracie Klinefelter (Lauren ’22 & Alli ’24)
Joyce Masek (Maria ’24 & Mark ’28)

Title: Summertime Thrive: Resources Promoting Social and Emotional Wellness for CA Students and Families

Date: Tuesday, June 2nd at 6pm

Join the lower, middle and upper school counselors (Shaun Ditty, LPC, Shekyra DeCree, LPCC-S, and Dr. Suzanne Ritter) as they offer valuable resources aimed at promoting social and emotional wellbeing for CA students and families this summer. This forum will provide an opportunity for parents to learn ways to help their children flourish amidst the challenges of COVID19. Please bring your questions and prepare to engage in a healthy discussion.

We hope to see you there!

To join, please use the Zoom link information below.

Topic: Summertime Thrive: Resources Promoting Social and Emotional Wellness for CA Students and Families
Time: Jun 2, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Head of Upper School – Cory Izokitis
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