On behalf of the staff, students and parents of Palm Pointe Educational Research School @ Tradition, Principal Debra Snyder proudly accepted The Golden Apple Award presented by Port St. Lucie Mayor Joann Faiella. This Mayoral Recognition was received for being an “A” rated school as designated by the Florida’s Department of Education for the fifth consecutive year. Mayor Faiella expressed her gratitude to the school’s staff for their hard work and dedication to education. She thanked the students and parents for their continuous support as well. In addition to the award, a banner was presented which will be proudly displayed on the school’s campus. Also, a local community business generously provided lunch to faculty and staff in appreciation for their service to students. Pictured, back row from left, Angella Robinson, Kathleen Perez, Glenna Sigmon, Chanae Sanguinetti, Andrea Tang and Jade Joie. In front, from left is Principal Debra Snyder, Mayor Faiella and Kathleen Melrose.
Congratulations to Treasure Coast High School junior Will Barr, a member of St. Lucie Public Schools’ Academic A Team and one of six students selected for the State of Florida’s Academic A Team (Team Florida). Will also received a $1,000 scholarship for his participation with the local team, which placed fourth in the state competition, just shy of advancing to the final stage of the competition.