California Agricultural Teachers' Association

Mark Your Calendar


June 23 - Governing Board

September 16-17 - Southern Region Meeting

September 30 - October 1 - North Coast Region Meeting
Superior Region Meeting

October 9 - South Coast Region Meeting

Oct 26-Oct 29 - National FFA Convention

November 5 - Cotton State Finals, CSU, Fresno

November 8-9 - New Professionals Conference, Fresno

November 18-19 - Central Region Meeting

November 18-19 - San Joaquin Region Meeting

November 27 - December 1 - NAAE Conference, Las Vegas

November 30 - December 3 - Community College Midwinter Institute

January 5-6 - Student Teacher Conclave

January 13 - CATA Winter Governing Board

January 21 – Natural Resources State Finals, Reedley College

January 29-30 - Supervising Teachers Institute

February 4 – Winter State Finals - Citrus, Tree and Vine Pruning, CSU-Fresno

February 11 - Superior Region Meeting, Chico

February 25 - San Joaquin Region Meeting, Tulare

February 25 - Central Region Meeting

February 27 - South Coast Region Meeting, Atascadero

March 3-4 - UC Davis Field Day

March 16-19 - State FFA Leadership Conference

April 1 - North Coast Region Meeting, Livermore

April 1 - Southern Region Meeting, Cal Poly Pomona

April 22 - CSU, Fresno Field Day

May 6 - State FFA Judging Finals, Cal Poly, SLO

June 25 - Executive Committee Meeting, Cal Poly, SLO

June 25 - Pre-Conference Governing Board, Cal Poly, SLO

June 25-29 - CATA Summer Conference, Cal Poly, SLO

June 29 - Governing Board Summer Retreat, San Luis Obispo

CATA Hall of Fame - Class of 2012


Warren Weaver

Elk Grove High School, 1970 – 2007

Teacher of Excellence
Honorary American Degree

Warren Weaver taught at Elk Grove High School for his entire 37 year career, building a record of student accomplishments that is second to none. During his tenure, 764 students received their State FFA Degrees, 93 went on to earn their American FFA Degrees, 36 students were State Proficiency finalists, and he coached 24 State Champion teams in Farm Records, Farm Business Management, and Best Informed Greenhand. A highly respected classroom teacher, Warren was recognized as the Sacramento County Teacher of the Year, a CATA Teacher of Excellence, and the California FFA Star State Advisor. Even after his retirement, Warren continued his involvement in ag education by writing, proctoring, and tabulating the State Finals Farm Records contest and writing the State Finals Cooperative Marketing exam. He was also instrumental in creating and organizing the California FFA Alumni Association, serving on its’ inaugural Board of Directors.