Newsletter is POSTED!!!

Be sure you check out the Newsletter for today, May 22nd, as there is SO much you need to know right now!

Some highlights you don’t want to miss:

  • Senior Exchange Day coming up
  • Company 302 cast members’ shoutout
  • Scholarship news
  • SENIOR VIRTUAL SPRING SHOWCASES!!!

and so much more!!! Be sure to go find it in your email box OR on this CFA website under the Newsletter tab above! Do not miss out on some awesome things to come!!!

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Student Highlight

Congratulations Jasmine, on your Scholastics National Gold Key Portfolio Award! Jasmine is the now THIRD Center for the Arts Visual Arts student who has won this prestigious award!

Click HERE to see the amazing artcle!

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“Everybody’s a Graduation Speaker”

Graduation 2020 will be like no other in the history of graduations!

One of CFA’s very own, Lily M., is featured in a news segment promoting Senator Tim Kaine’s “Everybody’s a Graduation Speaker” project.

Check it out here ⬇️

https://www.wtvr.com/…/virginia-high-school-seniors-urged-t…

Virginia high school seniors urged to take senator's graduation ...

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Teacher Appreciation Week!!!

20 Ways to Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week | Dalton Learning ...

No single post or video will ever truly display the amount of gratitude and appreciation we have for our teachers! This week we celebrate the men and women who go above and beyond to help our children grow in their education.

THANK YOU to all the teachers out there but especially to our very own Center For the Arts teachers! You make learning SO much fun!!!!

Check out this link to see some good pictures from their younger years 🙂

https://tinyurl.com/CFAteachers2020

 

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FCFA Scholarship Applications Available

CFA Seniors: Apply for the CFA scholarships now! Two $750 awards are available for each discipline to CFA students pursuing arts-related courses in college. One $1,500 scholarship is awarded to one graduating senior possessing exemplary character, strong leadership and communication skills, and a positive attitude.

Applications are on the FCFA website, https://www.friendsofcfa.com/scholarships.html and are due via email or postmarked by mail no later than Friday, May 1.

Please contact Megan Carter, FCFA Scholarship Coordinator, at megancarter10@yahoo.com if you have any questions. Thank you!

 

CFA Curriculum Area 2019-2020 Scholarship Application

Hanchey Award CFA Teacher recommendation form

Hanchey Award 2019-2020 Application

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Gorman Award – Visual Arts 10th and 11th Grade Students

10th and 11th grade Visual Arts Students: The Gorman Award can provide up to $1000 to the student with the best proposal for an art project or possibly an enrichment program. Applications are on the FCFA website, https://www.friendsofcfa.com/scholarships.html and are due via email or postmarked by mail no later than Friday, May 1.

Please contact Megan Carter, FCFA Scholarship Coordinator, at megancarter10@yahoo.com if you have any questions. Thank you!

 

Gorman Award 2019-2020 Application

Gorman Award 2019-2020 recommendation forms

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CFA Spirit Wear Store is open!

Do you need a new t-shirt or tank top to show your CFA pride this spring?

Hoodies are available too! Place your order today in our online store. The store closes (for now) on April 19 and we won’t have another sale until later next fall. Items will ship to Henrico High School near the beginning of May (for now) and be distributed to your student. Click here to get to the CFA Spirit Wear Store. Thank you!

Please like the FCFA Facebook and Instagram pages, @FriendsofCFA to learn more about how the FCFA supports the CFA students and staff.

Order HERE

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HCPS Updates

Good evening and happy day five of our Virtual Learning period. During this historic period of social distancing be sure you stay up to date on all the changes and news on the Henrico County Public Schools’ website.

Be sure to pop by our Center For The Arts Facebook page to see how WE are practicing Social Distancing and tell us how YOU are as well!

COVID-19

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CFA Symposium Video

The Center For The Arts is SO much more than just a bunch of classes. Here, students get to work one-on-one with professionals in the industry and our annual Symposium day is a perfect example of that. Theatre and Musical Theatre students get a “field trip” right in their own hallways with some local professionals.

Click on the link below to watch a video from HCPS TV about CFA’s 2020 Symposium.

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FREE MONEY!!!!!

DID YOU KNOW:

The FCFA offers $8,500 in scholarships to qualified CFA students each year! Applications are available in February and March and are due near the end of April. The deadline may change due to recent events so stay tuned…

The Henrico High School Scholarship Committee evaluates applications in May. Winners are announced at the End of Year Awards picnic in May/June.

check out the FCFA website to for all the ins and outs of the different scholarships available 🙂

https://www.friendsofcfa.com/scholarships.html

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