Posts Tagged ‘Events’

Photo Bomb: Halloween at Academy

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Halloween festivities were in full swing last Friday at Academy at the Lakes. Students, teacher and faculty dressed up for the day’s activities.

Lower Division students came across the street to McCormick Campus and went trick-or-treating on Middle and Upper Division.

Photo Bomb: Peruvian Amazon Trip

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For six Academy at the Lakes’ students, summer vacation included the adventure of a lifetime.

The students, ranging from Grades 5 through 10, traveled with their families as part of Academy at the Lakes’ Amazonia Expedition group, spending eight days deep in the heart of the Peruvian jungle. Amazonia Expeditions is owned and operated by Academy parents of alumni Paul and Dolly Beaver (daughter, Stephanie ’14).

Family Friendly Fall & Halloween Events Around Tampa Bay

Posted on: October 3rd, 2014 Tags: , , ,

Family Friendly Fall & Halloween Events Around Tampa Bay

The air is slowly becoming cooler and Halloween is just around the corner, so we’ve gathered a list of some family-friendly events around Tampa Bay for you and your family to enjoy.

Academy Boys’ Singing Group to Perform National Anthems at Tampa Bay Rays Game

Posted on: August 26th, 2014 Tags: , , ,

Twenty-Four and a Half Men, Academy at the Lakes’ Boys’ Singing Group (grades 7 through 12) will perform the National Anthems at the Tampa Bay Rays vs. Toronto Blue Jays game on Thursday, Sept. 4.

Educational Birthday Party Locations in Tampa Bay

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

Educational Birthday Party Locations in Tampa Bay
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The Tampa Bay area has several fantastic locations for unique and memorable birthday parties for children. We’ve compiled a list of venues that have fun birthday party packages, local to the Tampa Bay community.

Family-Friendly July 4th Celebrations in Tampa Bay

Posted on: July 2nd, 2014 Tags: , , , ,

Family-Friendly July 4th Celebrations in Tampa Bay

Cabaret Night: How Academy Integrates Our Core Curriculum Into Chorus

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All singers in Boys’ and Girls’ Chorus participate in a very special end of the year event called Cabaret Night in which the Academy gym is transformed into a dinner theatre atmosphere with tables, elegant décor, spotlights and light refreshments.

“Initially, Cabaret Night took the form of a recital where we had audience members in rows and students performed on stage. The last two years, it has finally developed into the concert event I envisioned years ago, a ‘dinner theatre’ type atmosphere.” Katie explained, “I am thankful to Ms. Michele Cozzolino’s (Academy parent) event planning and Ms. Dorie Burnham’s (Academy’s Business Manager) logistical geniuses for helping me achieve this vision!”

6 Great Dr. Seuss Books for Beginning Readers

6 Great Dr Seuss Books for Beginning Readers

This week is the premier of Academy’s all school musical, Seussical!

In honor of our musical, we are sharing this list compiled by our Lower Division Library and Reading Specialist, Mrs. Debbie Szarko, of Dr. Seuss books for beginning readers.

9 Benefits of Summer Camp

School may be out in during summer, but that doesn’t mean the learning has to end. Summer camp is a fantastic way for children to stay active both mentally and physically.

The benefits of attending a summer camp are numerous, so we’ve narrowed it down to our top 9 reasons why summer camp is beneficial for your child.

A Day at Academy with…Hannah Burnley

Posted on: January 29th, 2014 Tags: , , , , ,