Class of 2016 Tag

Mr. Walt Jominy and Mr. Leo Reilly led our Senior Chapel on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. When asked Mr. Jominy about the chapel this is what he said: I have had the blessing to deliver my 15th Senior Chapel today. Senior Chapel is a time when we get to review and share in the graduating classes’ experiences here at Westminster Academy. Students share with me beforehand many of the funny and exciting things they have done (some revealed for the first time). This is combined with submissions from elementary, middle and high school teachers as well as parents into about thirty minutes...

On Wednesday, May 11, the Alumni Association held their annual LaSpadas luncheon for seniors and alumni. Rob Pacienza '99, newly appointed Lead Pastor of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, opened the gathering in prayer and shared about the impact WA had on his own life. The class of 2016 was also challenged and encouraged by Keeley Casey '14, Alexandra Pagliaro '14, Ryan Rickel '13 and Mike Critch Jr. '08, each with different backgrounds and stories of how God continued to work in their lives after graduating from WA.Following lunch, the annual senior chapel was held in the Coral Ridge sanctuary. The...

The Class of 2016 Commencement will be on Friday, May 27 at 7:00 p.m. in the Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church Sanctuary. We are grateful to have Alumnus, Matt Metzger ’89, as our graduation speaker. Matt and his wife Rachel have two daughters ages 14 and 16. He currently serves as Site Pastor at Blackhawk Church Downtown and Pastor at Blackhawk Church in Madison, Wisconsin. Matt was also the Youth Pastor at Coral Ridge from 1993–1998. We are excited to welcome Matt home to encourage and inspire our graduates!Adam Masterson ’02 will be our Baccalaureate speaker on Thursday, May 26 at...

Congratulations to Kiersten Casey and Churchill Perry for being nominated for the FHSAA Academic All-State Team.Nominees must be a senior, have a minimum 3.5 GPA (unweighted), and must have lettered in two sports in both their junior and senior years. These nominees will be contending with the other high schools in Florida where 12 boys and 12 girls are selected for the Academic All-State Team. Scholarship money is awarded to those 24 student/athletes selected.Well done Kiersten and Churchill for all the hard work!...

Our annual Alzheimer's Walk was a hit! Students earned community service hours for donations and walking. The event was held on Saturday, February 27, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the west campus Athletic Complex. The money raised will help the Alzheimer's Center, located in Lauderdale Lakes, close to our Athletic Complex.  The students each walked several laps around the track at the west Athletic Complex to raise money for the local Alzheimer's Center located in Lauderdale Lakes. Over $2,900 was raised as the students strolled into the evening for a worthy cause. A special note of thanks to all who...