California Agricultural Teachers' Association

Mark Your Calendar

August 7 - Executive Committee Meeting, Galt

September 22-23 - Southern Region Meeting, Mission Bay

September 23 - North Coast Region Meeting, Dixon

October 15 - South Coast Region Meeting, Hollister

Oct 23-28 - National FFA Convention,Indianapolis, IN

November 3 - Superior Region Meeting, Alturas

November 4 - Cotton State Finals, CSU, Fresno

November 15-16 - New Professionals Conference, Fresno

November 17-18 - San Joaquin Region Meeting, Tenaya Lodge

November 18 - Central Region Meeting, Elk Grove

November 30 - December 2 - Community College Midwinter Institute, Solvang

December 5-9 - NAAE Conference, Nashville

January 4-5 - Student Teacher Conclave, Modesto

January 11-12 – Winter Governing Board, Galt

January 20 – Natural Resources State Finals, Reedley College

February 3 – Winter State Finals - Citrus, Tree and Vine Pruning, CSU-Fresno

February 24 - Central Region Meeting, Modesto JC

February 24 - San Joaquin Region Meeting, Tulare

February 26 - South Coast Region, San Luis Obispo

March 10 - Superior Region Meeting, Chico

March 24- North Coast Region Meeting, Kelseyville

April 7 - Southern Region Meeting, Pomona

April 21 - CSU-Fresno Field Day, CSU-Fresno

April 22-25 - State FFA Leadership Conference, Anaheim

April 25-28 - NAAE Region 1 Meeting, Utah

May 5 - State FFA Judging Finals, Cal Poly, SLO

June 245 - Executive Committee Meeting, Cal Poly, SLO

June 24 - Pre-Conference Governing Board, Cal Poly, SLO

June 24-28 - CATA Summer Conference, Cal Poly, SLO

June 28 - 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.