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  1. Area musicians delight students with Teach-In performance at Gulfside Elementary


    HOLIDAY — Looking back, Scott Myers figures he was pretty fortunate to grow up in Chicago during a time when arts programs were a given, right from the start.

    Gulfside Elementary third-grader McKenna Schmidt-Cole dances to the music of Souled Out during the Great American Teach-In.
  2. Personal connection is impetus for Springstead student's diabetes awareness event


    SPRING HILL — Springstead High School senior Kaylee Ritzenthaler has lived with diabetes most of her life, diagnosed at age 2. So it was natural for her to consider that when she began work on her Creativity, Action and Service project, a requirement for the school's International Baccalaureate program, last …

    Springstead High School senior Kaylee Ritzenthaler, 18, helped raise $565 at her Nov. 14 event.
  3. Pinellas school news: More discovery nights on tap, mentors needed


    Big week ahead for discovery nights in Pinellas SCHOOLS