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  • Managing Disappointment and Success

    Teaching children to be resilient is a hot topic in education and parenting talk and texts. However, those lessons are difficult to evaluate unless the children we are teaching/mentoring/parenting experience a disappointment or loss. Compounding that difficulty is the relative importance of the disappointment or loss to the child in question - we may never know the depth of resilience we have instilled.
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  • Shorecrest Announces Recording-Breaking Philanthropic Gift

    by: Michael Gillis, Director of Advancement
    Shorecrest Preparatory School is pleased to announce it has received an anonymous $2 million gift to the Transform Campaign. The gift is the single largest in the school's 95+ year history and brings the total raised for Transform to more than $9 million.
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  • Flexible Tuition/Financial Aid

    by: Admissions Office
    The financial aid application portal is open now, and all applications are due no later than January 31, 2019. 
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  • Hard Hat Tour with SCA

    by: SCA Board
    Monday, January 14 at 1:30pm
    Any interested parents/guardians are invited to join the SCA Board for a hard hat tour of the Innovation Center and Community Commons. Even if you've already had a tour, the building is evolving daily and you're invited to come see the latest progress! 
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  • MLK Day of Service - RSVP for Parade & Service Project

    by: Roderick Fludd, Director of Diversity and Inclusion
    Once again the Shorecrest community will participate in St. Petersburg's Dream Big Parade (formerly the MLK Drum Major for Justice Parade.) The parade will be held on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Monday, January 21. Every member of the community is encouraged to wear your Charger Green & Gold and to march with us as the parade weaves through downtown St. Petersburg.
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  • Adolescent Health Symposium with Dr. Jasmine Reese, Feb 19

    by: SCA Board
    “Psychological and Physical Development through the Adolescent-Teen Years” 
    Tuesday, February 19 
    Refreshments: 6:30pm in the JRT lobby
    Symposium: 7-8:30pm in the JRT 
    Don't miss this panel of pediatric experts presenting an evening symposium on adolescent health. Parents of all grade levels are encouraged to take advantage of this unique opportunity. 
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  • Role of African American soldiers and Women in World War I, Jan 21

    by: Ron Heller, Upper School History Teacher
    History Teacher Ron Heller will be giving a lecture on the role of African American soldiers and Women in World War I. Please join us on January 21, at 5:30pm in the Janet Root Theatre.
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  • You're Invited to be a Host Family

    by: Shorecrest Admissions
    Shorecrest has partnered with New Oasis International Education to help recruit and house international students at Shorecrest. New Oasis homestay is not about renting a room in an American house, it's about joining an American family. By saying "yes" to the experience, we can foster a global understanding.
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