Mr. Kurt Wallach, a Holocaust survivor, visited Fort Pierce Westwood High School for a presentation for the junior class. He told his personal story and shared accounts and artifacts of his time in Nazi Germany. Mr. Wallach followed with taking questions from our student body. This was a somber, eye opening, once in a lifetime experience for…Details
On Wednesday, May 18, a group of graduating seniors from St. Lucie West Centennial High School walked through the halls of Manatee Academy for the first ever high school clap out. Each year our 8th grade students participate in a clap out on their way to their middle school graduation ceremonies but this was the…Details
Savanna Ridge Elementary Young Author class winners in Kindergarten through fifth grade were recognized and celebrated at an ice cream sundae social. Students enjoyed sharing a special treat with fellow Young Author winners and talking about their winning books they wrote. They were presented with a certificate from Mrs. Melrose, Assistant Principal, on behalf of…Details
Fourth graders at Savanna Ridge Elementary took part in a math fluency fact challenge. Those who met the math fluency expectations in each class got to eat their lunch outside with the Assistant Principal, Mrs. Melrose, and were treated to cupcakes. Way to go fourth grade math superstars!
Career Fair: June 2 and June 3 St. Lucie Public Schools will host a Career Fair to hire exceptional teachers for the 2016-2017 academic school year. The two-day fair will be held on Thursday, June 2 and Friday, June 3 from 10 am until 2 pm on both days. The host site will be West…Details
The St. Lucie Public Schools Summer Musical presents Bye Bye Birdie at the Port St. Lucie High School auditorium. Showtimes: Wednesday, June 15th through Sunday, June 19th with matinee and evening shows available. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the following locations: Jay’s Fine Jewelry in St. Lucie West, Honey Baked Ham in…Details
The second annual ECET2 conference was brought to educational professionals in St. Lucie County via a partnership with St. Lucie Public Schools and the Gates Foundation. ECET2 stands for Elevating and Celebrating Effective Teaching and Teachers. Event organizers explained that this year’s theme entitled Teachers Are Innovators: Grow, Collaborate, Lead blossomed from the positive feedback…Details
During the months of April and May, Mariposa students have been writing and publishing their own books as a part of the annual celebration of writers — Young Authors. Students from grades kindergarten to fifth wrote, illustrated, edited, and published original stories. These books were shared and celebrated through several classroom and school-wide activities. Four…Details