Parent Resources

Upcoming CCA Parent Workshops - Save the DateTop of Page

Parent workshops feature YouSchool founder Scott Schimmel and aim to support parents in supporting their students academic, social, and emotional well-being at CCA. All workshops are from 7:00 - 8:00pm.
  • May 21st, 2019
Additionally, on April 19, from 8-9 in the Cage, please join us for coffee with our school psychologist, Dorothy Guinter, and one of our counselors, April Maniscalco.  


Free Drug Awareness Presentation May 22, 2019 for Parents and StudentsTop of Page

The San Dieguito Union High School District’s READI Program in Partnership with The Drug Enforcement Administration Diversion offers the following presentation:
“Identifying the Current Opioid Epidemic and Drug Trafficking in San Diego County”
Where and When:
May 22, 2019
Canyon Crest Academy (Gymnasium)
5951 Village Center Loop Road
San Diego, CA 92130 
6:00pm to 7:30pm
This presentation will openly discuss information regarding Opioid use that exists in/near our Community and the dangers of Drug Smuggling that endangers the lives of our children.
If You Have Any Questions, Please call Joe Olesky at 858-755-1558, ext.: 6183
“We Invite the Entire Community of North County”
(Presentation will be offered/translated in Spanish)
Rachel S. Crowley, PhD
Diversion Outreach 
Coordinator, MVM/DEA
San Diego
Joseph R. Olesky, MS
District Substance Abuse 
READI Program
Mako Csapo, LCSW
School Social Worker
READI Program

Resources/Workshops for Parents at Other Sites in Our DistrictTop of Page

Please look into this workshops to see if they would be beneficial for you! 
Earl Warren Middle School - Technology and Teens - March 12 6:30pm - 8:00pm
La Costa Canyon - Accessibility Tools Available On Google Chrome - March 21 10:00am - 12:00pm 

Senior Parents - Senior Parent Information NightTop of Page

Missed Senior Parent Information Night (SPIN) on  February 26th? Access the night's presentation here. Important topics we covered included: General Information about the Commencement Ceremony and senior activities, Graduation Parking Information and opportunity to purchase Reserved Parking, the opportunity to purchase Reserved Seating for graduation, Grad Night information, and Graduation Photography.

Coffee with KilleenTop of Page

Join Principal Brett Killeen for this opportunity to engage in informal question and answer, discussion, and getting to know more about our school. Meetings will be in the Cage and begin at 8:15am unless otherwise noted. Coffee will be served.
2018-2019 Coffee Dates:
  • September 28, 2018
  • November 30, 2018
  • February 1, 2019
  • April 19,  2019

Raven Wellness / Social Emotional Learning (SEL)Top of Page

To learn more about our SEL program at CCA, please visit the Raven Wellness Website. All SEL curriculum is on Social Emotional Learning Curriculum & Schedule.
Missed our Parent Wellness night on Tuesday, October 8th? You can access all materials here: Parent Episode - Deal with Parent Anxiety In the show notes, you may download the worksheet provided at the session. Access all You School podcasts here.

Past EventsTop of Page

3/25/19 ELAC Meeting - 2018-2019 CAASPP  Info Presentation

2/26/19 Senior Parent Information Night

2/13/19 Parent workshop on building strengths and talents in our children

2/1/19 Coffee with Principal Killeen - NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards) presentation

12/11/18 Parent workshop led by Scott Schimmel who has helped implement social emotional learning here at CCA.  Please check out this flier for more information.

12/7/18 Coffee with a counselor and a school psychologist  

12/6/18 at CVMS Drug Trends and Social Media Awareness

11/30/18 Coffee with Principal Killeen - presentation regarding student support

SDUHSD Parent Workshop led by Stan Collins

On November 7th and 14th, the San Dieguito Union High School District hosted Stan Collins to speak on the topic of how to talk with your child and increase connectedness, awareness and self-harm and suicide prevention. The night provided our parent community with toolkit of prescriptive tips on how to help and support children socially and emotionally on a daily basis. Stan Collins is a Suicide Prevention Specialist at the San Diego County Suicide Prevention Council and has worked in the suicide prevention field for over 19 years. He has presented and provided training to over 650,000 adults and youth including educators, parents, medical professionals, military personnel, and law enforcement on the subject of suicide prevention.

Additional ResourcesTop of Page

CCA teachers are providing this safety information to their classes during the month of December. The informational slide deck includes personal wellness and coping strategies, protective factors, risk factors and warning signs, avenues for reporting concerns, and various ways to get support.
Tips For Parents (Supporting Mental Health)
BILY (Parent Support Group Information)
SDUHSD Student Support and Wellness Page