EDU News http://www.wcsmiami.org/ EDU News Former Faculty Returns for a Visit http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386193/69545 It's always great when former teachers and alumni come by the campus for a visit! Mr. Cabrera enjoyed a visit from Mr. Ron Schuitema, a WCS Science teacher from 1970-1978. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:15:43 EDT 386193 Middle School Students Use Their Talents to Serve http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386138/69545 On Fri., Apr. 17, the Advanced Drama students performed musical numbers from their recent production of "Seussical" to entertain the children at Le Jardin Community Center. Under the hot sun, they put on a great show that brought smiles to the children and their caregivers. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:57:57 EDT 386138 Students and Families Assist with Mangrove Reclamation Project http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386119/69545 WCS students in Honors Marine Biology, Science National Honor Society, and the Honors Science Research program were joined by WCS elementary students and teachers, and alumni to replant mangrove seedlings on historic Virginia Key Beach Park. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:30:05 EDT 386119 WCS Students Selected to Attend Leadership Seminar http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386115/69545 Freshman Gaby Zenoz, and sophomores Ian Poveda and Valentina Saavedra were selected to attend the "2015 Youth Leadership MIami" program sponsored by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce. The two-day program, held at FIU's Biscayne Bay Campus, included interactive leadership training workshops, presentations by community leaders, and team building activities. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:30:32 EDT 386115 Students Build Industrial Robot http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386111/69545 Two sophomore, robotics students, Diego Cardenal and Patrick Glynn, took WCS technology to a whole new level when they built and programmed a six axis Lynxmotion AL5D robotic arm, a small scale industrial robot. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:31:58 EDT 386111 WCS Art Students Spend Spring Break in Italy http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386109/69545 Twenty-three Westminster Christian High School art students spent their Spring Break with faculty and parents touring Italy’s cultural and historical sites where art and world history blend as one. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:31:09 EDT 386109 Awards Night Highlights Senior Students http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386105/69545 Congratulations to the following seniors who were awarded for their accomplishments at the Senior Awards Night: Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:29:45 EDT 386105 WOW Event Honors Marilyn Amundson http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386100/69545 More than 170 women, and a few brave men, attended the Women of Westminster (WOW) Brunch on Sat., Apr. 11, in honor of ES Counselor Marilyn Amundson. She will be retiring at the end of the year after 33 years of service to WCS. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:31:45 EDT 386100 Drama Excels at State Competion, Takes Top Award http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386048/69545 Congratulations to the Drama students who competed in the Florida Thespian State Festival. They earned five superiors, two excellents, and a Critics Choice Award in Publicity Design, one of the highest honors in the state. A round of applause to these outstanding students: Thu, 09 Apr 2015 13:40:39 EDT 386048 WCS Students Place at State Science Fair http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386036/69545 WCS students earned 5 of the 29 available spots to compete at this year's State of Florida Science and Engineering Fair. The five students who competed ALL placed and received awards! Congratulations to junior Ashley Diaz (2nd Place), sophomores Abigail Raffalski (4th place) and Sophia Gonzalez (5th place), and freshmen Katarina Gomez (6th Place), and Madi Precht (4th Place). Wed, 08 Apr 2015 15:12:09 EDT 386036 Vote for Daniela Diaz! http://www.wcsmiami.org/permalink/386011/69545 Please vote for Daniela Diaz, a Westminster high school student, who was adjudicated into the Fairchild Challenge's Global Competition "Plants and Their Pollinators" art contest. By receiving the most votes, she will receive the Viewer's Choice Award. Please participate! Wed, 08 Apr 2015 11:32:33 EDT 386011