September 11, 2014
Braden River Middle School students and faculty members met Sept. 10, in the school's gym, for the monthly Renaissance Assembly. Students who earn 3.5 GPAs, or improve by .5 from the previous semester, attend the monthly celebration, which this month included faculty members, such as Carl and Michele McClellan, completing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
September 10, 2014
At its Sept. 9 meeting, the Manatee County School District voted to place security personnel at 32 area elementary schools.
September 9, 2014
At its meeting at 5:45 p.m. Sept. 9, the Manatee County School District will discuss and potentially vote on whether to bring security guards to 32 county elementary schools.
August 27, 2014
The Manatee County School District tabled the discussion on elementary school security personnel at its meeting Aug. 26.
August 26, 2014
The Manatee County School District gauged an increase of 1,007 students for the 2014-2015 school year after a five-day count.
August 25, 2014
At its meeting at 5:45 p.m. July 26, the Manatee County School District will discuss options for armed security personnel at each area elementary school.
August 21, 2014
Haile Middle School principal Sharon Scarbrough and Assistant Principals Bob Sloman and Kate Collis participated in the ALS Association's Ice Bucket Challenge Aug. 20.
August 18, 2014
Superintendent Rick Mills greeted families at Freedom Elementary School today.
August 16, 2014
Campers at Jump Dance Co. finished a summers' worth of dance camps with a talent show Aug. 15.
August 14, 2014
The Charlotte, Sarasota and Manatee counties' School Boards met Aug. 13 at Polo Grill and Bar to share ideas on technology in the classroom and other relevant topics to today's students.
Sights for stripes
Braden River High School’s Jasmine Stanton knew just what to do when this year’s Manatee County Fair’s diary costume contest came around.
Since it sprouted about two months ago, Lakewood Ranch Main Street’s first edible garden continues to grow.
Love a little cookie slathered in caramel, chocolate and coconut?