CAA's Weekly Updates


College of Adaptive Arts 

CAA Weekly Updates

College of Adaptive Arts  
Weekly Updates: January 13 – 18
Week 2/10, Winter Quarter 2020
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This Friday is the last day of the add/drop window for the Winter Quarter 2020. Please email Student Registrar Katie Zeisl at to register, add, or drop classes. Here is the most up-to-date Course Schedule for reference & circulation.

Friday night a Practice of Mindfulness and Gratitude class from 6-7 pm welcomes & encourages parents and care providers to participate alongside their students.

Combined Summer Musical Theatre Saturday Practice: This Saturday, January 18, 1:30 – 4 pm: This is one out of four rehearsals where the Tuesday Graduate Musical Theatre 1 Class and the Friday Graduate Musical Theatre 2 Class will have an opportunity to do a rehearsal of the whole show with the entire cast.

School of Communications Annual Showcase: Partnerships: Saturday, February 15, 6-8 pm – doors open at 5:30 pm. Campbell Church of Christ., 1075 W. Campbell Ave., 95008 – Tickets: $10 in advance, $15 at the door – purchase tickets at

* New CAA Merchandise:

  • Art Card Packs of 8:  $20
  • CAA Black Beanies: $20
  • CAA Red Blanket Throw: $40
  • Coming Soon: New CAA Cardinal Socks 🙂

Weekly Updates Monday morning emails are now going to be coordinated through Anthony Nguyen, CAA Social Media & Communications Lead. These messages will be copied to CAA’s website on Monday as well. Weekly community performances will be updated and posted to CAA’s Community Calendar on the Homepage.

*New Winter Activity: CAA Gaming Team has now officially begun! For this first Winter season, we’re starting with a specific invite-only for students who have demonstrated a passion for gaming and good sportsmanship.  The team will meet twice a month – the fee for the season is $50. If you’d like your student to be considered for this team, please email Gaming Team Coaches Matt Lindsay,, Angel Gonzalez,, and Angel Coronado at

The Regional Center Leadership has recently approved 10-Week Quarters for 2020 + a 2 times/year POS request vs. the current 4 times/year system. This means the first 2020 POS will include Winter and Spring Quarters 2020; the second POS for the year will encompass Summer & Fall Quarters.

Full 2020 Quarter Dates Below:
• Winter Quarter: Monday, Jan. 6 – Friday, March 20 – Mid-Quarter break: 2/10- 2/14
• Spring Quarter: Monday, April 6 – Friday, June 19  – Mid- Quarter break: 5/11 – 5/15
• Summer Quarter: Monday, July 6 – Friday, September 18 – Mid-quarter break: 8/10 – 8/14
• Fall Quarter: Monday, September 28 – Friday, December 18 – Mid-quarter break: 10/26 – 10/30 & Thanksgiving break: 11/23 – 11/27

Please enjoy CAA’s latest blog: Why We Give, by John O’Farrell & Gloria Principe, Longstanding School Underwriters of for the School of Theatre

Weekly Tours happen each Friday from 1-2 when school is in session. Please plan to schedule a Weekly Tour of the College each Friday school is in session to learn more about this lifelong, equitable collegiate model for special needs adults.

* Wish List of Donations to College of Adaptive Arts Always Sincerely Appreciated:
Tissues, Batteries All types, Granola Bars for Staff, Printer paper, Dry erase markers low odor, Purell hand sanitizer, Baby Wipes (For Art Classes), Paper Folders, Paper Towels