Middle School Tag

As you may recall, Hurricane María devastated Puerto Rico last September. The country continues to rebuild after the tragic event, but it is has been a slow process. Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church plans to travel to San Juan, Puerto Rico, this summer and invites WA students to join. The church will serve our Puerto Rican brothers and sisters by assisting in the reconstruction and painting of their damaged homes. This missions trip will last eight days from July 6-13, 2018. Students will join daily worship with the local church partner, La Travesía, as well as enjoy Puerto Rico’s beautiful beaches, El...

The lower and middle school cast of Beauty and the Beast have been hard at work since their auditions in December. Starting last week, the cast of 33 students have amazed their audiences with this special “junior” version of the familiar classic. Last weekend, the cast performed excerpts at John Knox Village, and most recently, for the middle school and the Keenagers of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church. “Everything about the show from the beautiful sets, to the amazing costumes, the awesome acting and fantastic singing bring joy to the hearts of all ages,” says Mrs. Lisa Wilson, Director of Fine Arts. Many...

While the year draws to an end, the Middle School gathered Tuesday, May 8, to celebrate many accomplishments. Faculty recognized students for athletics, academics, fine arts, and technical achievements. Then, the morning culminated with the announcement of the Lion Awards. For this special award, faculty vote for a male and female student in each grade to receive one. Students are selected by exemplifying ideals of character, academic pursuit, and overall excellence. Here are the following honorees: Katharine Calvet and Samuel Joseph for sixth grade; Kali Cafaro and Franco Ruocco for seventh grade; and Erisa Papajorgji and Evan Dobias for eighth...

The excitement was in the air as WA students arrived in Orlando for the Latin States competition this past Thursday, April 19. Latin students would be put to the test on all things Latin. With over 1,200 Latin students from over 100 schools throughout Florida, WA joined the crowd to celebrate the Latin language and the Roman culture. Students participated in various activities like impromptu art, an academic decathlon, and various academic tests. Junior, Christine Kamm campaigned for State Parliamentarian and inspired her group as an example of determination, perseverance, and dedication! “We are very proud of our students because they...

Currently, the weather forecasts a sunny day with mild winds on Friday, April 20. So, plan to join us for our 9th Annual Fishing Tournament brought to you by Journey Kids Dental! The tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 7:00 a.m. from the Hillsboro Inlet. Then, weigh-ins will be from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the home of Tom Ellis. Finally, the day will conclude with dinner and an awards ceremony by the WA pool. Anyone is welcome to attend the dinner for $5 per person or $20 per family at 6:00 p.m. Entry fee per angler is...