Author: Blake Matthews

Fine Arts closes out the 2021–22 school year with a magnificent performance of Cinderella, presented by Journey Kids Dental! Over 1,200 seats were sold over four performances. Our students truly shine in the spotlight, from the magnificent singing to the incredible choreography, fantastic acting, and gorgeous costumes. Special thanks to Patti White (Director), Lidia Blatz (Music Director), Joy Morris (Choreographer), and Chloe Wright (Student Director). Also, thank you to all our wonderful WA fine arts team for supporting the program and for the countless parent volunteers who gave so much of their time to set construction, painting, and working backstage,...

During the last week of April, our headmaster, Dr. Satterly, was invited to join Rosalind Osgood, Florida Senate District 33 and former Broward County Public School Board Chair; Jon Hage, CEO/Charter Schools USA; and Cindy Arenberg Seltzer, President and CEO of Children’s Services Council of Broward County on a panel at the Village Square dinner to discuss the topics of competition and school choice. The premise of the Village Square dinner is to have an elevated and civil conversation on challenging topics, and we are grateful to have a seat at the table to represent Christian schools in South Florida....

Westminster Academy appreciates the resource Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church is to our school community. Each week, the church gathers for meaningful events to educate, enlighten, and enhance spiritual lives and invites all WA parents and students to join them. Upcoming Events Summer Seminar Series: Join us Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the DeVos Chapel for our Summer Seminar Series featuring various speakers. May 11–June 15 will cover the topic “Dominion: Politics and the Kingdom of God” and June 22–August 3 will cover the topic “Created to Create: Technology and the Christian Life.” Summer College Ministry: Join us this summer for weekly college events in collaboration...

​​Dear WA Community,  A couple of times each month the leadership gathers for a meeting. Typically each meeting begins with a devotion and a celebration of what God is doing at Westminster Academy. Most of the time, I lead devotions and very much look forward to sharing with the team. This year, however, that responsibility has rotated among the members. Each devotion reflected the individual’s unique gifts and talents, but more importantly, displayed their deep love of Christ and their insight into God’s Word. At our most recent meeting, Dr. Farrar, shared a devotion on the “Seven Utterances of Christ on...

This week was Spiritual Emphasis Week with special sessions with guest speakers Alisa Childers, WA alumna Sheilah Abadines ’06 Ledesma, and Pastor Gavin Felix. Village Hymns opened each day by leading worship. This year’s theme was “Here and Now,” and it encouraged students to be countercultural rather than followers. Our Lions Parent Association (LPA) provided special treats for our students. Upper school principal, Dr. Farrar, closed out the week by sharing that Christ is our anchor in the stormy sea of life. Students received books to help them continue their growth in Christ and gathered to pray and share their...