October 2013

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The Academy Swim Team competed in the District Championship for Swimming on October 21st through the 26th. Dillan Villavisanis won the District Championship in the 100 yard Breast Stroke and qualified for Regionals in 100 Breast Stroke and 200 Individual Medley. Mikayla Owen qualified for Regionals in 100 Breast Stroke and 200 Individual Medley. Regan...
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On Tuesday, October 22nd, Upper Division students participated in an informative and entertaining leadership workshop facilitated by one of our seniors, Akash Gupta, and Dale Carnegie Corporation consultant Barron Johnson. Dale Carnegie has played a large role in Akash’s life ‐ since he was a child, principles like those taught by the professionals at Dale...
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Wildcat Pride was at its best this past week, as students, parents, teachers and staff participated in the excitement of Homecoming. Creativity and collaboration came together to show the love for Academy all week long. Monday 10/21 – Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ Day Our students invited their family and friends to a special program in...
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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,...
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Students and families gathered in the Academy gym last Friday to watch the this year’s Lower Division production entitled, Dig It! Aleida Morse gave an overview of the performance: “Our story began as our youngest friends in PK, JK, and SK classes shared some fun facts they learned about dinosaurs. JK students also showed the...
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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...
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In a quick one minute segment filmed at the BarCamp 2013 outreach event on Saturday at USF, Mr. Burnley talked briefly about the future of technology’s workforce and how the Academy is contributing to it.
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