Our Stories

Good morning!

I just dropped the Mori children off at school and wanted to send you a quick note to give you a quick observation from a CCA parent. First, we were greeted with a warm good morning from Mr. Mel and Mrs. Moen. Not only did Mr. Mel welcome us to the day he acknowledged Juliana and mentioned the recent basketball game. Once in the school, the warm welcome from ALL of the teachers certainly is the right way to start the day! Miss Smith immediately held the door for me so I could put the basketball drinks in the refrigerator.

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Every Time I Drive By

Every time I drive by, I can't help but recall my years there. From Field Day, to Bagel Wednesday, to the science fairs of old, CCA truly was a special place. As you intended, the spirit of the school lives on - not only within my own heart, but assuredly in those of my former classmates. -Tyler Charboneau, University of Michigan, 2016

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Cedar Crest, 8th Grade Graduation Speech

13 June, 2018 Thank you, Mrs. Moen, and congratulations to the graduates.... You’ve worked very hard to get here, and I’m honored to be here celebrating with you. Congratulations also to your parents and your teachers, who have invested time and energy into your success. This is a big milestone for them, too.

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An Address by W. Edwards Deming,Ph.D.

At the dedication of Cedar Crest Academy By invitation from Bette Moen, Principal, 12 October 1985 I am here under false pretenses. I have nothing to offer the people here, nor to the children here. I shall try to talk to them as well as to you, parents and friends. I was a child once, and can remember some experiences of learning.

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