Upper School News

List of 12 news stories.

  • Upper School Announcements

    by: Don Paige, Head of Upper School
    Important Announcements and Reminders for Upper School families and students.
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  • GSI Attends Lecture with Ambassador Wayne

    by: Kurt Wahlgren, Social Studies Department Chair
    Upper School students who participate in Shorecrest’s Global Scholars Initiative attended a lecture by Ambassador Earl Anthony Wayne on Thursday, December 6. The Tampa Bay Council on Foreign Relations remarks were titled, “Building Partnership with Mexico.” Ambassador Wayne provided his analysis of a series of issues important to U.S. – Mexican relations.
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  • Upper School Artists Awarded

    by: Charla Gaglio, US Visual Arts Chair
    Congratulations to Erin Mullins '20, whose photograph "Cecilia" was selected for the 2018 Drexel Photography High School Contest Exhibition. Congratulations to Lauren White '21, whose drawing "Paganini Still Plays" will be exhibited at the Dalí Museum for the Student Surrealists Exhibition. Congratulations to Angel Cherman '19, whose art work is once again being featured as part of a fundraising event for Academy Prep.
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  • Winter Music Concert [Video, Photos]

    by: Ethan Updike, Band Director
    The 2018 Winter Music Concert featured dedicated student musicians from the Lower, Middle, and Upper Schools. Click to view a video and photos from the show.
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  • Local Producer Shares Wisdom with Recording Arts Students

    by: Ethan Updike, Band Director
    Jason Pennock joined the Upper School Recording Arts students on Wednesday to offer a songwriting masterclass. Students played their compositions for Mr. Pennock and received vocal writing and song structure feedback, and gained wisdom as they prepare their final composition projects.
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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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  • Spring Sport Start Dates

    by: Athletics Department
    Spring Sport start dates are around the corner and we’re listing them below for your calendars! If you are interested in conditioning for a team prior to your start date, reach out to the coaches listed or our Strength & Performance Coach, Richie Cameron, and they can help get you going!
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  • HOST A FRENCH EXCHANGE STUDENT for 2 weeks

    by: Marina Pallares, US World Language Department Chair
    Host families are needed for two weeks for the annual French Exchange Program, January 31 - February 15, 2019.
    Hundreds of students over the past 23 years have participated in the exchange program between Shorecrest and lycée Bayen, France. Host families are needed to continue this enriching and fun tradition. We need 9 more families for 2 weeks. The 9 students still waiting for host families are all girls. These students are financially independent and have health insurance. All of them speak English.
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  • Join the Flock

    by: Big Event Committee
    This year for Grandparents and Special Friends Day SCA is starting a #jointheflock initiative. Florida’s iconic pink yard flamingos will be placed in a flock in front of the Janet Root Theatre to represent that our families are unique but we flock together. The flamingos will be on sale between December 15-January 24 and are $25 each. All proceeds from the sales of the flamingos go directly to the Shorecrest Community Association.
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  • Save the Date: The Big Event, March 1

    by: SCA Big Event Committee
    The Big Event ~ Shorecrest in Wonderland
    Friday, March 1, 2019, at 7:00pm at the St. Petersburg Woman's Club.
    Ticket sales open January 10, 2019.
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