Yearbook Tag

Yesterday the WA Upper School celebrated God's blessings in the lives of our students. The middle and high school students joined together for the Fine Arts/Academic Champions Assembly. Each of the Fine Arts groups presented the events and accomplishments of the involved students.  Some of the highlights include: Broadcasting presented A Year In Review and the first annual Wabbies Awards, for Best Actor, Best Actress, and Best Video, voted on by the student body. The Juried Art Show was presented via video announcing the ribbon winners, including Best In Show. Robotics showed their year's highlights via video, including STEM Day in Tallahassee, where...

Congratulations to the 2014 Optime staff for receiving a Gold Medal Award from Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) and a First Place from National Scholastic Press Association NSPA. “I have read many private K-12 schools' books, and very few of them give as much balance to the upper and lower schools as you have managed to do here. In all, this is a great book. I am impressed that such a small staff managed to produce such a high-quality book,” one of CSPA’s judge’s commented. The 2013-2014 editors were, Ashton Anderson, Emily Bishop and Laura Peed. Well done to the entire yearbook staff,...

Please join us Thursday, April 24, for a Spring Fine Arts' Festival featuring a choral concert, juried art show, jazz band, orchestra trio and broadcasting class video highlighting the yearbook. The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a juried art show in the Kennedy Fellowship Hall at Coral Ridge accompanied by music from the jazz band. Dessert will be served, compliments of the PTF, during the juried art show in the fellowship hall. An orchestra trio will perform at 6:45 p.m. in the narthex followed by a choral concert in the sanctuary at 7:00 p.m. Please come and enjoy a...

Please join us on Thursday, April 24, for a Spring Fine Arts Festival featuring a choral concert, juried art show, jazz band, orchestra trio and broadcasting class video highlighting the yearbook.  The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the art show in the Kennedy Fellowship Hall at Coral Ridge accompanied by music from the jazz band.  Dessert will be served during the art show, in the Fellowship Hall, compliments of the PTF.  The orchestra trio will  perform at  6:45 p.m. in the Narthex, followed by a choral concert at 7:00 p.m. in the sanctuary.  Please come and enjoy a...

Attending the National Scholastic Press Association convention in Boston refreshed and refueled the editorial staff of the yearbook. Ashton Anderson, Emily Bishop, Laura Peed, Veronica Fulton, Alex Pagliaro, Emily Stevenson, Mrs. Brooke Perry and Miss Carol Neal attended workshops, spent time with other yearbook staffs and met with consultants to discuss this year’s book. “It was exciting to learn from the pros,” Laura Peed said. “We got good feedback on our book, and we were challenged to incorporate new ideas.” Connecting with former students was a highlight of the trip. Emily Bishop spent the afternoon with Alex Hall at Gordon, the...