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Dear WA Community, In Matthew 25, Jesus tells a parable about three servants entrusted with talents. Because two of them invested their talents and increased their value, they were commended. In Paul’s letter to the Ephesians, he reminds us that we “are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” We capture both of these ideas in our conversation about the 16,000-hour proposition—the amount of time a student spends in school. This is why Westminster Academy exists. It is both a place of preparation and a venue for talent investment. Recently,...

We join Coach Sam Freas, Director of WA Aquatics, and his family in grieving the loss of his father, Dr. Sam Freas. Dr. Freas was a legendary swim coach who left a distinct mark on swimming programs wherever he went. He served as head coach at Arkansas, Hawaii, and Louisiana State, SUNY-Potsdam and Allegheny College. He was currently serving as head swim coach of Oklahoma Baptist University. Dr. Freas authored many books about coaching sprinting as well as several other academic works. Over his career, he was named Southwest Conference Coach of the Year four times, Southeastern Conference Coach of the...

WA Robotics Team, Shark Attack FRC Team 744, returned this past weekend from the South Florida FIRST Regional Competition with accolades and awards. They placed fifth among 64 teams in the qualifying rounds. Most importantly, they came home with the Engineering Inspiration Award! This award automatically qualifies the team for the World Championship in Houston, Texas. This is now the third consecutive year, our high school robotics team will compete against top robotics teams from around the globe. This year marks the second time Shark Attack received the Engineering Inspiration Award. It is the highest honor ever given to the WA...

Thursday, March 28 MS Softball: Won 18-11 vs. Abundant Life Varsity Softball: Won 8-2 vs. Cardinal Gibbons Varsity Ladies’ Tennis: Won 6-1 vs. Donna Klein Friday, March 29 Varsity Softball: Won 17-7 vs. Pine Crest Varsity Baseball: Won 3-2 vs. University School Monday, April 1 Varsity Ladies’ Tennis: Won 7-0 vs. Boca Christian Tuesday, April 2 Varsity Ladies’ Tennis: Won 7-0 vs. Sheridan Hills Varsity Ladies’ Water Polo: Won 9-67 vs. Pompano Beach High School Varsity Men’s Water Polo: Won 14-6 vs. Pompano Beach High School Varsity Baseball: Won 11-1 vs. Coral Springs High School Wednesday, April 3 Varsity Men's Track and Field Fort...

We have a full weekend of entertainment ahead! Friday night, our students will debut their hard work in the musical, Once Upon A Mattress, the story of the Princess and the Pea. Online ticket sales close at noon this Friday. Remaining tickets will be available at the door. Purchase your tickets today online or by calling 877.766.8157. All show dates and times are as follows: Friday, April 5 at 7:00 p.m. (Premiere Seating $25, Regular Seating $15) Saturday, April 6 at 2:00 p.m. (All Seating $15) Saturday, April 6 at 7:00 p.m.  (Premiere Seating $25, Regular Seating $15) The cast also looks...