School News

Over the summer, U.S. Congress invited WA junior, Derek Petrisko, and WA alumnus, Christian Petrisko ’18, to Washington, D.C. On June 20, in the nation’s Capitol Building, Congress awarded them the Congressional Gold Medals for their initiative, service, and achievement. Afterward, the brothers then received STEM stars in the Kennedy Caucus Room of the Russell Senate Building. There, they addressed members of both the House of Representatives and the Senate to discuss their work in environmental conservation and protection....

As we begin another school year, we continue to appreciate the support of our ancillary staff. Our quality lunch service remains with SAGE Dining this school year. Additionally, we welcome back ABM Industries to manage both our east and west campus facility.To oversee that team, ABM welcomes Howard Wells to serve as our Director of Facilities. Mr. Wells has more than 20 years of experience in building services. The first half was serving retail stores and shopping centers, and the second half has focused on serving educational institutions like Westminster Academy. He has worked in several county school districts in...

Every year, Westminster Academy strives for our community to be “All In” with a gift to the Annual Fund. A high level of participation is sought from the school board, faculty, staff, current families, alumni, alumni families, grandparents, and friends of the school. The distinctive qualities that a Christian, private school education provides require a combination of tuition and charitable donations. Our 2019-20 goal is to raise $850,000 for the Annual Fund to:Invest in people (Tuition assistance for students, professional development for faculty, and a short-term benevolence fund for tuition to minister to families experiencing hardship.) Strengthen programs (Academic...

Lifetouch will be on campus next week for school pictures. Lower school students will have their smile captured on Thursday, August 22. Then, on Friday, August 23, the upper school students will have their turn. Students should be in regular uniforms for the pictures.Parents may order pictures online at mylifetouch.com. Our Picture Day ID is FT609116Q0. ...

Westminster Academy is proud to present our inaugural show “Teachers Got Talent” on Tuesday, September 10, 2019. We invite parents, students, and friends to an evening of entertainment by our amazing and talented faculty and staff! The Lions Parent Association will judge the talent, and then they will share the ways your involvement will impact this school year.The talent show and spaghetti dinner will start at 7:00 p.m. in Kennedy Fellowship Hall at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church. Tickets to this event are $10 per person (with a $50 maximum for families) until September 4. Then, tickets will increase to $15...