Academics

On Tuesday, May 19, the Athletic Department recognized the academic accomplishments of our student-athletes. They also gave tribute awards to a few student-athletes who embody key character traits. Congratulations to everyone! Go Lions! Highest Team Grade-Point Average Ladies’ team: Ladies’ Varsity Swimming and Diving team Men’s team: Men’s Varsity Cross-County team Top Scholar-Athletes recognize the varsity athletes whose commitment to academic excellence is displayed through the highest GPA in their class. Freshmen Annabelle Audet (Cheer) Ellie Farrar (Ladies’ Soccer) Layton McCartney (Men’s Swimming) Mark Pekic (Men’s Swimming) Sophomores Carson Elmer (Golf) Emily Graham (Ladies’ Water Polo) Sarah Larkin Lewis (Ladies’ Track and Field, Volleyball) ...

On April 25, The 71st Annual Florida Junior Classical League State Forum was held virtually this year. Therefore, instead of the pilgrimage to Orlando, students from around the state of Florida competed online. The following students placed in the top 5 of these respective categories: Lucas Greenwood - First Place in Customs, Level 1 Elena Vanden Berge - Fourth Place in Mythology, Level 1 Lily Clemens - Fifth Place in Derivatives, Level 1 Rosaily Phillips - Fourth Place in Vocabulary, Level 2 Lucy Clemens - Fourth Place in History of the Empire, Level 1/2 Jessica Bradshaw, Latin teacher, sends her regards...

In February, our eighth-grade students took the College Board’s PSAT 8/9. This college-preparedness test measures skills and knowledge in grade-appropriate ways. The content reflects meaningful, engaging, and challenging work, found in the best middle school and high school courses taught today. The PSAT 8/9 specifically measures what research shows are the most important skills and knowledge for a student’s success in college and career. The Reading Test measures comprehension and reasoning skills and focuses on the close reading of passages in a wide array of subject areas. Meanwhile, the Writing and Language Test measures a range of skills, including command of...

During a season of many disappointments for graduating seniors, Jennea Katic received something to look forward to in the coming months. Lockheed Martin offered Jennea a position as a government relations and event planning intern for the state of Florida. "For the past couple of years, four to be exact, WA has gifted me with the opportunity to enhance my skills as an aspiring engineer and as an advocate for STEM in Florida...

This year’s National Latin Exam results are in! Several of our students are now nationally recognized for their outstanding work in Latin. Please join us in congratulating these students on their success: Seventh Grade Miranda Arias received a special commendation for only getting two wrong for the “Introduction to Latin” level. Eighth Grade Lily Clemens - Cum Laude ranking (top 20%) Mia Harms - Cum Laude ranking (top 20%) Brian Hildebrant - Magna Cum Laude ranking (top 15%) Lucas Greenwood - Silver Maxima Cum Laude ranking (Top 10%) Samy Joseph - Silver Maxima Cum Laude (Top 10%) Latin 2 High School Layton McCartney...