EDU News EDU News ES Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month ES students and families celebrated the rich Hispanic culture with food, music, and fellowship in October. Parents prepared elaborate booths celebrating the cuisine, literature, music and unique features of their native countries. Students delighted in tasting the different foods and dancing to traditional Hispanic songs throughout the day. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:34:39 EST 384846 Sophomore Starts Club to Share Art With Others The "Art with a Heart" Club, founded by sophomore Ashley Castano, performed their first service project this weekend. The group visited Miami Children's Hospital and worked on Thanksgiving art projects with the children. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:19:02 EST 384837 Alumnus Receives Prestigious Award from the White House Congratulations to Tim Springer, WCS '97, for being chosen as a Champion of Change in the area of Disability Employment by the White House. This program recognizes people who are doing extraordinary things to make a difference in their community. Tue, 04 Nov 2014 16:02:28 EST 384666 MS Drama Earns Top Ratings After a long day of competition, 24 Middle School drama students went home with seven Superior and 13 Excellent ratings, qualifying in 20 events for State Competition in February. Congratulations to the following students: Wed, 05 Nov 2014 16:11:16 EST 384492 One Act Performance Receives Excellent Rating Congratulations to Drama's cast and crew for receiving an Excellent rating for their performance of the One Act play: "Here Comes the Bride, There Goes the Groom." Special congratulations to junior Sara Alvarez who was named to the All Star Cast. Mon, 03 Nov 2014 10:57:54 EST 384477 Mrs. Castano Receives Outstanding Educator Award Congratulations to Mrs. Angela Castano, HS English teacher, on winning the Cervantes Outstanding Educator Award from Nova Southeastern University. She was one of 17 educators in all of Miami Dade county, from both public and private schools, who received the award. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:13:34 EST 384473