October 27th

October 27, 2017 will be an Early Release Day with student dismissal at 12:00 noon. This is a rescheduled date to replace October 20th, which is going to be a full day of school. There will be an Open Mic for students during lunch. There will also be a Halloween Dance for students beginning at 6:30pm and going until 8:30pm. Parents are asked to please pick up attending students promptly at 8:30pm.

​Cocheco Academy of The Arts * 40 Hampshire Circle, Dover, NH 03820 * (603) 742-0700


School-wide Yankee Candle Sale

Beginning Friday, October 6th, CATA will be partnering with Yankee Candle Fundraising to help reach our Annual Fund Goal. A wide variety of candles, fragrances, and decor items at a wide variety of prices will be available. Shopping can be done by shopping from the catalog directly through one of our students, or online at www.yankeecandlefundraising.com and identifying our school by using Group # 990105165. Click on start shopping and enter the group number in the provided block. Either way you shop, items must be paid for at the time of the sale. Items will arrive 2 to 4 weeks after the orders are turned in, so they should arrive in plenty of time for the Holidays. Consider supporting CATA through this fundraiser. CATA will receive 40% of each sale towards our Annual Fund.​​

Student Game Night

Student Government is sponsoring a game night on Friday, October 20th from 6:00 to 8:00pm. There will be board games and video games with tournaments being run. There will be an entry fee for any student entering the tournaments or wishing to play video games. Refreshments will be available to purchase. The game night is being held at the Annex located at 4 Tolend Rd. in Dover. Please pick up attending students promptly at 8:00pm.

​Spirit Week

Students will be participating in Spirit Week during the week of October 16th through October 20th. The theme days are:

Monday: Flannel Day. Wear your favorite flannel shirt.

Tuesday: Band Shirt Day. Wear a shirt from your favorite band. 

Wednesday: Twin Day. Find a friend and dress alike.

Thursday: Favorite TV Show Character Day. Dress like your favorite TV show character.

Friday: PJ/Movie/Potluck Day. Wear your pj's, a movie will be shown during lunch, which is a potluck meal. Students are asked to sign up if they can bring something in to share.

All outfits are to be school appropriate.