July 10, 2013
Danae McDermott discovered her love for graphic design with the help of her yearbook adviser at Lakewood Ranch High School. Now, the two will attend a national conference together.
July 4, 2013
Children at Primrose School at Lakewood Ranch donned red, white an blue Wednesday, July 3, as they marched around their classrooms for parades celebrating the Fourth of July.
July 3, 2013
The Manatee County School District's Checkers/Owens property is back up for sale, after a sales contract was terminated.
July 2, 2013
Manatee County technology students captured more top 10 finishes than any other district in the country at the National TSA Conference.
June 29, 2013
Campers in Lakewood Ranch High School's Acting Up Performing Arts Summer Camp concluded their three-week camp with a productions of 'The Little Mermaid' June 28.
June 28, 2013
The Florida Department of Education has approved the Manatee County School District's financial recovery plan.
June 27, 2013
The Manatee County School District says the move will allow for extra time for teachers to participate in workshops for the Common Core curriculum.
June 26, 2013
A trip to the 50th annual Paris Air Show showed Manatee County School Board Vice Chairwoman Julie Aranibar the best in defense and commercial aviation, and how she could bring what she learned to local classrooms.
June 25, 2013
Manatee County School Board members delayed a vote on the sale of 18 acres adjacent to Braden River High School.
June 20, 2013
The hiring of Mary Murray as director of high schools and Cynthia Saunders of director of middle schools must be approved by the School Board June 24.
Members and guests of the Lakewood Ranch Women’s Club ventured Dec. 4 to Orlando, to view holiday decorations at the Grand Floridian and to have lunch at Downtown Disney.
The Play Readers of the Asolo Repertory Theatre Guild were in fine form as they entertained at the Art Association of Palm-Aire’s opening winter luncheon with “Fractured Fairy Tales.”
Catapulting into first place
Seven Manatee County elementary schools competed in the countywide Technology Student Association catapult competition Nov. 16, at Southeast High School. Students built the catapults on-site.