Alumni Tag

With over 4,000 WA alumni, we hope to see many memorable faces at Homecoming on Friday, October 5. Our growing community will gather at the west campus Athletic Complex at 5:30 p.m. to eat and re-connect before the football game. The Westminster Academy Alumni Association will also hold an induction ceremony for the Athletic Hall of Honor. For great throwback pictures of the 2018 recipients, connect with WA Alumni on Facebook and Instagram. We encourage alumni and their families to join us at the Alumni Tailgate presented by Kim Nava State Farm Insurance before the game kick-off at 7:00 p.m. Then,...

Thanks to the partnership of our PTF and alumnus, John McKay ’98, students in Kenya have new clothes to wear to school. The clothes come from our uniform bank. Because our PTF manages the clothing donations, they sort through the uniforms given. PTF set aside the older and non-compliant pieces and then deliver them to John. When John visited Kenya last month, he personally delivered three 50-pound bags to children in need. If it weren’t for a local pastor, Pastor Shigonde, these children would be living on the streets in Nairobi and in grave danger. Since these children have no family,...

On Wednesday, May 2, the Alumni Association held their annual LaSpadas luncheon for seniors and alumni. This year, alumni also invited retired teachers to join in the tradition. The Alumni Association welcomed the class of 2018 into the fold by challenging and encouraging these newest members. AJ Barbar ’11, Erin Read ’94 Proko, and Brandon Climenhage ’16, each shared from their different backgrounds about how God continues to work in their lives after graduating from WA. The annual senior chapel was held in the Coral Ridge sanctuary prior to the luncheon. The chapel opened with Mrs. Hall, Alumni Association President, awarding...

The annual dinner auction, Adventure Awaits, presented by Swanky Smiles, was a huge success. On Friday, March 2, we welcomed 250 guests who enjoyed a culinary tour and bid on exciting items. Also, one lucky table won the VIP table upgrade with their own private chef, gift bags, and express checkout! To view pictures of the event, visit the WA Facebook page. We praise God for the generosity of His people! The Heart Raise started strong with a $25,000 donation before the event, and guests gave an additional $30,395 that evening. Currently, the gross proceeds for the event are $163,500 -...

Come Away with WA for our annual dinner auction next Friday, March 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the Kennedy Fellowship Hall at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church. Tickets are $40 per guest or $350 for a table of ten. If you are unable to attend, you may register to bid from anywhere. (Live auction and fixed priced items excluded.) Online registration will close next Wednesday, February 28 at 10:00 p.m., so please visit wa.edu/auction today to purchase tickets and preview items! This week's featured item is a Fox Sports Behind the Scenes Experience! Our auction theme is Adventure Awaits, so dress for your dream destination,...