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Posts Tagged ‘Clubs’

Meet Our Student Ambassadors

Posted on: November 10th, 2014 Tags: , , , , , ,

Senior Kelley Englund and Junior Vijay Prasad have come a long way since the days of sporting their fluorescent green, vinyl safety patrol belts. These days the two Upper Division students don the title of Lead Student Ambassadors at Academy at the Lakes. Keeping in tune with Academy’s welcoming and warm culture, the Student Ambassador […]

Academy Difference: Advisory Program

Academy Difference: Advisory Program

Hundreds of good old-fashioned, hand-written letters, the kind requiring pen to paper, are en route to Class of 2014 Academy graduates. The letters, written by Upper Division students, will land in New York and Chicago and as far as California.

And while those letters are bringing smiles to our alumni, current Wildcats are also spreading smiles on campus by writing letters during advisory and delivering them to their respective buddies.

Girl Code: A Girls-Only Bonding Experience

Girl Code: A Girls-Only Bonding Experience

As Cyndi Lauper’s lyric goes, “Girls just wanna have fun.”

However, middle and high school can also be a stressful time for teens, especially for girls.

Academy at the Lakes’ middle and high school girls have made it their mission to create strong bonds through meaningful relationships, and they are doing so through Girl Code.

Top Performers in Chess Club Tournament Announced

The chess tournament held 16 tournament players; 14 club members; 21 Academy MD and UD students who are involved in the club and/or tournament. Tournament place order: 1. Tom Xia (King) 2. Raj Warman (Queen) 3. Jack Rogers (Knight) 4. Romo Li (Rook) 5. Roshan Warman (Rook) 6. Matthew Martin (Knight) 7. Anya Zalac (Bishop) […]

Academy S.T.E.M. Club Acquires 3D Printer

Posted on: January 16th, 2014 Tags: , , , , , ,

Academy’s S.T.E.M. Club now has a functioning 3D printer, received as part of the club’s participation in the F.I.R.S.T. Robotics Competition (FRC). The school community can now experiment with this fascinating and revolutionary technology. In the short term, the club plans to use the printer to design and create custom parts for competitive robots. They […]

Lower Division Book Club Recognizes New Members

Posted on: October 24th, 2013 Tags: , , , ,

Reading is key to each student’s success at school. At Academy at the Lakes, we strive to foster a lifelong love of reading within each child. To motivate and encourage each student’s love of reading, we have implemented the Lower Division Academy Book Club. While the book club is a voluntary opportunity to enhance learning, […]

5th and 6th Grade Student Council Raises $135 During “Pink Sale”

The 5th and 6th Grade Student Council hosted a “Pink Sale” on Friday, October 18th, to raise awareness and support for woman with breast cancer. The money from the sale will be donated to Shimberg Breast Center at St. Joseph’s Woman’s Hospital. The center uses donations to provide assistance to non-insured and underinsured patients needing […]

LD Students Recognized for Book Club Achievements

Posted on: March 11th, 2013 Tags: , ,

Reading is the key to children’s success at school. At Academy at the Lakes, we strive to foster a lifelong love of reading.

Academy Chess Team Wins Again!

Posted on: March 5th, 2013 Tags: , ,

The Academy at the Lakes Chess Team retains its title of first place in the Tampa Bay Chess Competition…

Academy LEGO Robotics Team Wins – Again!

Posted on: December 17th, 2012 Tags: , , , , , ,

Our FIRST LEGO League team competed in their second Regional Qualifier this weekend at Middleton High School.