Community Partners

In addition to attending classes, CAA students enjoy a very full social and recreational life. From monthly student-planned events to community performances, our students are engaged and actively participating in the world.

Television Class Regularly Partners with:

CreaTV to produce CAA TV college episodes

Hollywood agency, Gail Williamson, Down Syndrome in Arts & Media – representing actors with disabilities in the Hollywood area

Healthy Lifestyle Choices: 

Partnering with FIT Buddies in Los Altos

Working Partnerships with:

Santa Clara Community Action Program – through the Social Justice Dept. of Santa Clara University

Speaking with Confidence students have spoken at the following organizations:

PayPal Toastmasters

San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce

The Children’s Puppetry Touring Ensemble has performed for the following organizations in the community: 


Guadalupe Elementary School

Allen at Steinbeck Elementary School

Grant Elementary School

Holly Oak Elementary School

Dove Hill Elementary School

The Alzheimer’s Activity Center Preschool

Pacific Autism Center for Education

Russo Academy

AmericaEd Preschool

 Achieve Kids


 Morgan Autism Center

 Rucker Elementary

Campbell Community Center Post Secondary Program

St. Elizabeth Day Home

Abilities Expo

The Showboaters/Pep Squad Performing Arts Ensemble has performed at the following locations: 


Herman Middle School

Christmas in the Park

2009, 2010, 2011

San Jose Giants Disability Awareness Night

Great America Autism Awareness Day

City of San Jose Disability Awareness Day

Morgan Autism Center

Spectrum Center

Alzheimer’s Activity Center

The Retro Dome

Barnes & Noble, Almaden Expy 

2009 & 2010

The Silicon Valley Independent Living Center

Disability Parade & Festival, 2010 & 2011

Evergreen Valley College Disability Awareness Week

 Abilities United 2010 & 2011


 Atria Senior Living Center in Willow Glen


Belmont Villiage Senior Assisted Living Center 

Northrop Grumman Electronics

St. Elizabeth Day Home Preschool

Guadalupe Elementary
Schallenberger Elementary Pacific Autism Center for Education Abilities Expo 2010, 2011, 2012
Friends of Children with Special Needs - Fremont Regency of San Jose  Silvercreek Sportsplex

Fiesta Educativa Annual Conference

Whole Foods Market - Blosson Hill