March School Board Meeting Highlights

March School Board Meeting Highlights

 

 

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St. Lucie West K-8 Presented Shrek The Musical, Jr.

St. Lucie West K-8 Presented Shrek The Musical, Jr.

St. Lucie West K-8 School proudly presented Shrek the Musical, Jr on Thursday, March 5, 2020 to over 300 audience members. St. Lucie West K-8 teachers Shannon Case, Lindsey Harris, Sally Seng, Alexander Silva, Rochelle Ramonas and Allapattah Flats K-8 teacher Raymond Allen, guided a brilliant cast of over 50 students! These students put it all on the line after months of hard work and practice. Parents and loved ones excitedly packed the house to see the show and by all accounts, no one left disappointed.

 

The Cast of Shrek The Musical, Jr. at SLWK8 School

 

 

 

Field Days at Floresta Elementary

Field Days at Floresta Elementary

Students in grades third through fifth at Floresta Elementary participated in field day activities!  Students engaged in activities such as tug-a-war, basketball challenge, relay races, and much more!  Each class had a designated shirt color for their day and competed in all events.  Students, parents, and staff all enjoyed the friendly competitions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Village Green Garden Takes Best in Show at St. Lucie County Fair!

Village Green Garden Takes Best in Show at St. Lucie County Fair!

Village Green is pleased to announce that its permaculture garden produce won Best in Show as well as numerous other ribbons at the St. Lucie County Fair in the Vegetable and Citrus 12 and Under category! Produce from the garden included Sweet Potatoes, Taro Root, Yuca, Pigeon Peas, Bananas, Surinam Cherries, Nopales (Prickly Pear Cactus Leaves), Longevity Spinach and Okinawan Spinach.  This garden was cared for and harvested by Village Green students.  Special thanks to Ms. Cole, Ms. Wilson and students of the Environmental Club for making this fair display possible.

Samuel S. Gaines Academy Kindergarten Technology

Samuel S. Gaines Academy Kindergarten Technology

Kindergarten students at Samuel S. Gaines Academy of Emerging Technologies are practicing reading and writing their sight words with the Nearpod student engagement platform. Thanks to the wonderful Kindergarten teachers for becoming Nearpod certified educators.  They are always finding new ways to challenge and engage their students with technology! #SLPSMagnet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lincoln Park Academy Holds Annual Art Exhibit

Lincoln Park Academy Holds Annual Art Exhibit

On March 3,  2020 the Lincoln Park Academy Visual Arts Department held their annual art exhibit at 2nd Street Bistro in downtown Fort Pierce. The show was well attended as teachers, parents, students, and community members came out to support the Visual Arts Department. The Exhibit was historic to Fort Pierce as a continuation of the significant lineage of artists and exhibits from LPA’s visual arts departments began by Zenobia Jefferson and the Highwaymen in the 1950’s. Students received awards based on a jury decision of the best work of the year.