1 year ago


40 x December 1 - 14,

40 x December 1 - 14, 2016 x CONTINUED FROM PAGE 39 manatees. They worked together, making adoption packets and doing other tasks for the group. For more information, visit www.savethemanateeclub. org on the web. n SunRidge Middle Several members of SunRidge Middle’s orchestra made the All County Auditioned Orchestra and All County Honors Orchestra. Those who made the All County Auditioned Orchestra were Adrienne Fee, bass; Natalie Gordon, cello; Hannah Imler, violin; Dominique Khan, violin; Ciara Lee, viola; Payton Moore, violin; Sean Muller, cello; Allison Olsson, viola; Hailey Paek, viola; Vanessa Sanchez, violin; Isabella Sharp, viola; and Emma Stankos, violin. Those who made the All County Honors Orchestra were Breonna McKenzie, bass; Sarah Opitz, violin; and Kendrick Williams, violin. n Dr. Phillips High Ocoee resident Samantha Chery, a student at Dr. Phillips High, had her poetry entry in the National High School Poetry Contest accepted for publication. Her poem, Watch Your Step, appeared in the fall edition of the American high school poets Inside of Me anthology. The SunRidge Middle orchestra students are admitted to the All County Auditioned Orchestra and All County Honors Orchestra. quarterly publication is published by the Live Poets Society of NJ in conjunction with Just Poetry, the national high school poetry quarterly magazine. Samantha, the daughter of Judes and Ina Chery, is under the tutelage of We Cook. You Bring Home the Best. RESERVE ONLINE • PICK UP IN STORE SHOP.WFM.COM Holiday Meals • Entrées • Appetizers • Sides

language arts instructor Kelly Roth. She hopes to study English with a concentration in business at Columbia University. n Et Al As part of Cranium Academy’s commitment to the safety of its students, staff members participated in critical incident response training. Led by Marc Connolly, executive vice president of Secure Education Consultants who retired after 27 years in the U.S. Secret Service, the training involved instruction and how-to scenarios for hostile situations. The program is designed to educate participants by “training with the best to prepare for the worst.” Marc used his expertise to help the academy prepare its faculty and staff with a detailed emergency and critical incident response plan. Children at Premier Academy receive a special visit from Orange County firefighters. x December 1 - 14, 2016 x 41 Although we try to ensure that all information presented above is the most current, correct and dependable available, we do rely on others for the source of our news. Therefore, the Southwest Orlando Bulletin and Kearney Publishing Corp. cannot be held responsible for the validity of the information presented here, nor does mentioning it constitute an endorsement. School News is welcome and may be mailed to P.O. Box 851, Windermere, FL 34786; or emailed to ª The staff of Cranium Academy undergoes critical incident response training.