School News

The State of the School Address is this coming Tuesday, March 26, at 6:30 p.m. We will gather in the DeVos Chapel of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church to hear from WA headmaster, Mr. Satterly, who will introduce the new 2019–20 Upper School Leadership, Dr. Ron Farrar and Mr. Matt Petersen. Come hear about some of the highlights and milestones of our school’s strategic plan. Mr. Satterly will share the new middle school class schedule for next year. He will also share the plan for directed studies after months of consultation and research. We will share pictures and plans for the...

The Lions’ Parent Association welcomes you to join Mr. Satterly for coffee and pastries on Thursday, April 11, at 8:00 a.m. in Gangway (entry from the southwest corner of the church). Designed for busy parents, One Cup is an opportunity to gather in an informal setting to discuss a parenting topic in about the time it takes to drink a cup of coffee. This time, Mr. Satterly will continue his thoughts on Romans 12:2 where Paul admonishes, “Do not be conformed to the pattern of this world but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.” Worldview matters. Therefore, Mr. Satterly...

While coming home with the State Championship Title was enough to celebrate, the awards for WA Basketball keep coming. The Florida High School Athletic Association named WA senior Chase Johnston the 4A Men's Basketball Player of the Year. Chase's accomplishments this year on the court include breaking a few records. First, he scored 52 points in a single game at the Montverde Academy Invitational, breaking the previous record held by Ben Simmons who is now a professional basketball player. Then, Chase set a new national high school boys’ record for all-time career 3-pointers. He ended his high school career with a...

Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church invites WA mothers and their sons to “Where the Wild Things Are.” This afternoon wild rumpus event will be Saturday, March 30, at 3:00 p.m. Mothers and sons will gather in Fellowship Hall to enjoy a playful event to strengthen the mother-son connection. Come dressed to play and have an intentional moment with your “wild one.” Open to all ages, the mischief will cost is $20. Please register at crpc.org/wildthings by Wednesday, March 27....

Registration for the fourth quarter is now open for Discover, Westminster Academy’s after-school enrichment activities. Register your student for activities here. All programs start next week, beginning Monday, March 25 and continue through the week of May 20 (except ballet which has specific dates). Currently, we are offering the following programs: Mondays: Cheerleading with Mrs. Applegate (Girls in Grades K–5) in the lower school music room from 3:15–4:15 p.m. Price: $175 NEW: Basketball with Coach Wallhoff (Grades 1–5) in the gymnasium from 3:15–4:15 p.m. Price $175 Tuesdays: Art with Miss Salas (PK4-Grade 2) in the lower school art room from 3:10–4:10 p.m. Price:...