Tuesday, May 22, 2018
News Roundup

School notes: summer camp signups, Buchanan Fun Walk, nominations for the We Deliver award

Summer camp signup days: Stop by Independent Day School's Corbett Campus on April 5 or April 19 to sign your child up for one of more than 70 half-day and full-day summer camps.

Personnel will be available between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. to answer questions and guide parents through the selection of programs.

Registration forms can be dropped off any day during school hours or during the signup events at the school, 12015 Orange Grove Drive.

Registration information and brochure are available at idsyes.com/camp-ids.html.

Buchanan Middle School Fun Walk: The school will host its inaugural fun walk from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 31.

The "Put On Your Thinking Cap," walk is a schoolwide event to motivate students for the FCAT and raise funds for the PTSA.

A barbecue and silent auction will follow the walk at the school, 1001 W Bearss Ave.

Who should get the We Deliver award? Nominations are being accepted through March 30 for the sixth annual We Deliver award, which is given to a school employee who has exceeded job duties and expectations.

Anyone who knows a teacher, secretary, clerk, custodian, principal, aide, bus driver, maintenance worker, lunchroom worker or other staff member who fits the description is encouraged to submit a nomination.

A committee of staffers, students, parents and community members will review the nominations and recommend a list of finalists to the superintendent.

School Board members, district and Education Foundation staff and the superintendent will surprise the winner at his or her work site May 25.

The nomination form can be accessed at www.sdhc.k12.fl.us/wedeliver. Paper nominations can be faxed to (813) 272-4510 or mailed to Office of Communications, Raymond O. Shelton School Administrative Center, 901 E Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, FL 33602.

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