NWSA new student orientation will take place June 13 through 24, a half day program in the summer. Budgetary questions delayed setting the date. Freshmen who have made plans overlapping these two weeks should contact the school.
There will be a celebration in honor of James Hunter, NWSA visual arts teacher from its founding until 2009, at ArtSeen Gallery, 2215 NW Second Ave, on Saturday, June 11, from 3 to 6 p.m. For more about James Hunter’s life see the Miami Herald obituary.
The Florida legislature as agreed to restore $400,000 in funding to the NWSA. This is about half of last year’s amount. The good news is the glass is half full. NWSA was created by the Florida Legislature as a three way partnership, originally between FIU, MDCC and M-DCPS, and now between the UF, MDC and [...]
At the May 11-th meeting new officers were elected to the board. Also, several parents have volunteered to serve on the Fundraising Committee, and to attend NWSA Foundation Board meetings to learn more about the (complicated) structure of funding for NWSA. Congratulations and thank you to all parents for being PTSA members and volunteers. If [...]
Elections will be held for new officers to the PTSA board. To encourage all who are interested in volunteering for office, here are the positions with a description of responsibilities. President: Leads PTSA board and general meetings. Works directly with the principal on school issues and events. Attends school and community events on behalf of [...]
Saturday, May 7: new student orientation.
Congratulations to NWSA high school students: David Figueroa, music, to receive a 2011 Gates Millennium Scholarship award. Stephanie Maitre, voice, is a 2011 POSSE Foundation scholar. James Gordon, music, Chelsea Dombroskie, visual arts, and Cristina Caridad Peruyera, voice, to received nominations for Silver Knight awards.