June 4, 2014
East County second-grader student Anthony Longo, of Saint Joseph Catholic School, recently came up with an idea that would allow himself and his classmates to help the homeless.
June 3, 2014
If approved by the School Board later this month, Justin Terry will become the new LRHS principal.
May 31, 2014
Braden River High School celebrated the Class of 2014 May 31, during a commencement ceremony.
May 31, 2014
The Out-of-Door Academy celebrated the Class of 2014 during a graduation ceremony today.
May 28, 2014
The three contenders for the principal position at Lakewood Ranch High School fielded questions from students, parents and faculty members, May 27, in the school's auditorium and cafeteria.
May 27, 2014
The three finalists competing for the principal position at Lakewood Ranch High School will meet from 6 to 8 p.m., May 27, in the school's auditorium, to field questions from faculty members and students.
May 23, 2014
FCAT scores released today show learning gains by Manatee County public school students.
May 22, 2014
Bashaw Elementary School students celebrated the Far East May 22, during the school's annual Art and Music Festival.
May 21, 2014
To raise money for its school mascot, "Chompy" the alligator, to receive a new costume, B.D. Gullett Elementary students and their families attended a luau May 21, at the school. Proceeds will help replace the more than six-year-old outfit Chompy wears around campus.
May 20, 2014
F1 in Schools race team, Slipstream, clinches a spot in the World Finals in November.
Only 16 days left to vote for your favorite 'It's Read Everywhere' photo!
Voting is now live for the Observer's 'It’s Read Everywhere' photo contest.
Ranch women make visit to McCurdy’s
Members of the Lakewood Ranch Women’s Club enjoyed an fun-filled evening at McCurdy’s Comedy Theatre Sept. 24.
Girl Scout earns Silver Award
Cypress Potter recently earned her Girl Scout Silver Award, the highest award for Girl Scout cadets in grades sixth through eighth, from the Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida.