Wednesday, April 14  BLUE DAY

MENU:

Grilled cheese, Smiley fries, fresh fruit, yogurt  CHICK-FIL-A

GENERAL: 

$2 Sweatpant and CAL t-shirt day on Friday!
CAL-A-THON – The grade that raises the most donations WINS sweatpants/jeans days Mondays in May and finals weeks. Plus students that raise $100 will receive a special lunch provided by food trucks! Extra lunchtime too. This is the leader board:
Juniors in the lead with $2340
Freshman $1955
Sophomores $1190
Seniors $825

Alive at 25 is offering classes on Zoom for students to fulfill their Graduated Driver’s Licensing requirement to get their full, unrestricted license. Register at www.kentuckysafedriver.com or by calling our office at 502-699-2295.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

Do you have a heart to serve others?  Need service hours?  Check out an app called Unleashed by Southeast Christian Church. It has tons of volunteer opportunities.  You can look up opportunities by your passion, location, abilities, etc.  There are options for handiwork, yard work, coaching….  Take a look – there is something for everyone!  
The CAL technology department has a couple of projects this summer that would be great for service hours.  Click here to let us know if you are interested and we will be in touch with a signup genius in early May. The service hours will be offered in 2.5 hours slots.

New Day Ministries in the Chickasaw Community is hosting a love walk Saturday, May 8 from 1 pm to 4 pm starting at New Covenant Baptist Church to raise awareness for their ministry with inner-city youth.  To sign up or for more information, email newdayky1961@gmail.com.

Abigail Academy is taking applications for high school girls who are interested in volunteering with their summer camps for girls ages 5-13. The two-week camps will include Fashion, Cooking & Confidence! You can earn service hours and learn hands-on leadership skills. To apply, go to abigailacademy.com/big-stars

JOB OPPORTUNITIES:

CAL/CAI Tech Department Hiring Temporary Summer Technology Assistants
Looking for work this summer? Christian Academy Technology Department is looking for motivated individuals that want to assist the technology department with cleaning equipment and assist in major projects for the upcoming school year. The ability to travel to all Christian Academy campuses (ES, RC, SW, and IN), ability to lift or move up to 50lbs, and being a team player are a must. Flexibility is available and can work up to 20-40 hours a week. If you are interested, see Mrs. Elliott.
Concession Stand workers at Baseball Parks and Pools are needed in the following areas of town: Middletown, J-town, St. Matthews, and Lyndon. Students must be 15 years old and available to work 2 evenings during the week (4 hour shift) and one shift on the weekends.  Pay is $8.25 an hour. To request an application, call 502-269-0832.  There will be an Interview and Training.
Home City Ice Company – Driving our delivery trucks to our established accounts in the area such as local convenience stores, gas stations, and large grocery stores.  No experience needed – we train!!  With our commission pay, drivers typically earn $14-18/hr or MORE  Call 513-598-3013 ext: 2602
Shaheen’s Department Store is hiring for summer sales associate positions. Both full-time and part-time positions are available. Closed on Sundays! Call Sam Sr. at 502-899-1550 for info about applications
Freedom Cleaning, an elite residential cleaning company, is hiring!  Clean with all natural products in many East End homes as part of a cleaning team. Must have reliable transportation, strong work ethic and attention to detail. Hours 9-4:30 pm  Pays $14.00/hour.  Full or part time positions available Contact Jessica Maza  at jessica@freedomcleaningky.com or 502-354-3462 Seniors could work over the summer and continue into the fall if planning to go to college in Louisville.  Juniors could work over the summer and continue as a co-op job in the fall by working in the afternoons.

Wickshire Blankenbaker, right across from Southeast Christian, is looking for dining room servers. Starting at $11.30 an hour. No experience needed. Must love seniors and be compassionate and patient. Apply on indeed by searching Wickshire or email Amarshall@wickshiresl.com

Blaze Pizza’s Middletown location is actively seeking energetic CAL students that are age 16 and older to come and join our Blaze Pizza family! Blaze offers weekly pay with pay rates starting at $9.50 per hour based on experience and availability PLUS tips! Blaze is holding open interviews 7 days a week between 2pm-5pm, come join our fast, fun and exciting work environment today! Email: Blaze1065@mrgbp.com or call 502-649-0366

Are you 16 or older?  Great job opportunities at Magnolia Springs East!  We are looking for servers and or bussers at our 13600 La Grange Rd location. If you would be interested in working from 4 pm to 7:30 pm in our dining room, please contact Chef Bob or Jennifer Hall at 502-855-7500. You can also email us at Hall.Jennifer@MSEastLouisville.com

English Station Summer Temporary Preschool Assistant, June 7- July 30, 2021, Monday to Friday, must be 18 years old. Go to www.caschools.us to apply!

Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay are hiring for the 2021 season! To apply go to: www.kentuckykingdom.com  (More info/join our team) We are currently hiring for all departments and positions.

Massage Envy in Middletown/J-town is hiring and needs YOU!  See the posting outside the HS office, call 502-322-0085 or email michelle.tinnell@massageenvy.com.

COUNSELORS:

Looking for an ACT Prep class this summer?  Justus Prep is offering both an online and in-person one week intensive prep class.  June 7-11, 9:30 am- 12:30 pm is an online intensive course with a fee of $450 + materials.  July 12-16, 9:30-12:30 pm is an in-person intensive course with a fee of $500 + materials.  For more information, visit justusprep.com 

TorchPrep has ACT prep options available for all summer test dates (in-person, live & virtual, private tutoring). For a limited time, we will continue to offer each purchase unlimited access to our digital, on-demand curriculum so you can continue to prep at home until you get your desired score.  Follow this link to see what courses are available https://www.torchprep.com/louisville-act-test-prep/

Senator Rand Paul invites interested high school students to attend the 2021 Virtual Spring Service Academy Information Fair on TuesdayApril 20 at 2:00 p.m. Learn about nominations for US Air Force Academy, US Coast Guard, US Merchant Marine Academy, US MIlitary Academy and US Naval Academy. On the day of the event, go to https://www.paul.senate.gov/services-kentucky/academy-nominations, click on Join Academy Fair, Link will be posted on the day of the event   RSVP to the Office of Senator Rand Paul (270) 782-8303 by Friday, April 16th. If you have any questions, contact Academy Coordinator, Bonnie Honaker at (270) 782-8303 

SCHOLARSHIPS:

Are you planning to be a teacher? The Thiesen Scholarship is open for applications! Every year, CEAI gives away a $1,000 scholarship to a future educator who plans to be an ambassador for Christ in the public schools.  Visit www.ceai.org/thiesen to see if you qualify and to apply. The deadline is May 31, 2021. 

ProLife Next Generation Scholarship, a new opportunity for graduating seniors. The Right to Life Educational Foundation of Kentucky has begun offering four $1,000 scholarships to assist students committed to the pro-life philosophy who pursue further studies in college or trade school.  Students may download the pdf application, which includes instructions and evaluation criteria, and submit the required documentation electronically. The deadline to apply is May 20, 2021.

Applications are available for the 2021 CAL Scholarships, check your email from 3/23 for details. – See your counselor for an application. Turn in to your counselor by Monday, April 19th.

ATHLETICS:

Congratulations to both our Varsity Softball and Baseball teams for winning their state playoff games last night!

ATTENTION SENIOR ATHLETES:   If you are signing to play a sport at the college level and are planning to participate in a college signing ceremony here at CAL, the last signing ceremony will be held Wednesday, April 21st.  Please email Jared McKinney at jmckinney@caschools.us by Friday, April 16th to be included in the ceremony.