Author: Blake Matthews

Our high school robotics team, FRC Team 744, Shark Attack, competed in two regional competitions over the spring break. At the South Florida Regional, we had a record of 6–5–1 in qualifying rounds and finished 13th among 33 teams. We were the 8th seed alliance captain and fell in the quarterfinals to the alliance that eventually won the regional. At the Orlando Regional, we were 7–2–0 in qualifying and finished in 12th place among 56 teams. Once again, we were the 8th seed alliance captain and fell in the quarterfinals to the alliance that eventually won the regional....

Every year, Boosterthon puts the “fun” in fundraising. While the Lower School Fun Run held on February 17 was in fact fun, it was also a huge success and raised over $60,000, which sets a new record! These funds will help provide playground enhancements that will be completed over the summer. Students from PK2 through fifth grade spent two weeks getting pledges and receiving prizes. In addition, students built up their character. The event culminated on the field with the run, and older students got an extra special treat—a color run! A special thank you goes to our Coomunity Partner Benedetti Orthodontics...

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 Night at the Movies: Join Coral Ridge tomorrow, Friday, March 18, at 7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary for a Night at the Movies. Enjoy popular themes from all your favorite films. Expect to hear songs from Disney, Star Wars, The Greatest Showman, and more. Our 50-voice Concert Choir and 30-piece professional orchestra, along with talented soloists, will make this an unforgettable...

​​Dear WA Community,  We look forward to celebrating the Class of 2022 Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 27. This year’s ceremony will send off the 50th graduating class from Westminster Academy, and like everything else in our 50th Anniversary Year, we wanted this to be extra special. It was important to find a speaker who both knows our community and has the pedigree appropriate for such an occasion. We are grateful to have found such an individual.  We are pleased to announce that this year’s commencement speaker will be Dr. R. Albert Mohler Jr.  Dr. Mohler serves as president of The Southern Baptist...

Shrek The Musical The high school production of Shrek The Musical is well into rehearsals, with an incredibly talented cast. This production, presented by Collision Care Xpress, will take to the stage on Friday, March 25 at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, March 26 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Tickets will go on sale Friday, February 25. Shrek The Musical is a hysterical musical remake of the beloved 2001 DreamWorks animated film. Shrek, an ogre who has grown accustomed to being alone in his swamp and sending people running with a single roar, runs into a bit of a conundrum when he...