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We are delighted that the Broward Center for the Performing Arts selected WA senior, Caroline Cespedes, as a Teen Ambassador again this year. Because they choose only twenty-five South Florida high school students, Caroline joins an elite group of art-enthusiasts. She and her peers will announce and review shows coming to our area via social media with an insider’s look.This season at Broward Center is full of Broadway productions, ballets, operas, symphonies, jazz, and family-fun series shows. Featured events include La Boheme, The King and I, The Boston Pops, Fiddler on the Roof, Anastasia and, of course, the widely-anticipated Hamilton. If...

Dear WA Community,By this time in the school year, we have all settled into our routines and our lives have a certain rhythm. On the other hand, the regularity can dull us to the things that matter most. For example, is the most pressing issue really which four teams will be in the college football playoff? Instead, shouldn’t we be reflecting on the service and sacrifice of others on our behalf as we approach Veterans Day?As we stand on the other side of Election Day, here is another reminder of how we can lose sight of what is most important....

At Westminster Academy, we honor those who protect and defend our freedoms through their service and sacrifice. We understand the freedom is never free. We are deeply grateful to our colleagues, parents, and the many alumni who either have served or are currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. Tomorrow, we look forward to our PK4 students participating in our Red, White, and Blue Parade as they ride their decorated bicycles and scooters through the hallways and gym. On Monday, our upper school will hold a special Veterans Day chapel.To all of those in the WA community who have worn a uniform,...

The students of NHS and NJHS invite our upper school families to support two local ministries in their drive this Thanksgiving. In the spirit of thankfulness, please donate canned and pantry goods and luggage now through Friday, November 16. Please leave items with A-1 teachers who will keep a tally. The grade level with the most donations will win a “dress down day.”The food drive directly supports the outreach ministry of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church who feeds many homeless in our community. Collections will go across the street to fill their pantry shelves. The luggage drive supports the foster care...

The annual Christmas Boutique & Craft Market is finally here this weekend! Over 80 craft and retail booths feature high‐quality, handcrafted and non‐handcrafted gifts, unique home and holiday decor, jewelry, woodworking, clothing, and other specialty items. Enjoy the spectacular Bakery & Candy Shop and visit the Kid’s Korner where our youngest entrepreneurs sell their personal crafts and showcase their business.Please join us for this great WA tradition in its 39th year! The event begins Friday evening, November 9 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and continues Saturday, November 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Kennedy Fellowship Hall at Coral Ridge...