Sunday, April 22, 2018
Education

April 6: Upcoming school events

Class notes

HERNANDO CHARTER SCHOOLS: A golf tournament to benefit the Hernando County Charter School Education Foundation is at 8 a.m. Saturday at Hernando Oaks Golf & Country Club, south of Brooksville. There will be prizes, free beverages and a catered lunch provided by Texas Roadhouse. A raffle for a vacation getaway will be held after the winners' plaques are awarded. Register at gulfcoastacademy.org. Single players are $75; foursomes are $270.

HERNANDO COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD: The School Board will meet at 7 p.m. April 15 in the district office on Broad Street in Brooksville.

WEEKI WACHEE HIGH: The school will have its third annual Environmental Awareness Dinner, catered by Carrabba's Italian Grill, from 6 to 8 p.m. April 24 at the school. Tickets, available at the school office, are $10 for adults, $6 for children and free ages 3 and younger. The meal will include chicken marsala, pasta, salad and bread. There will be fresh produce available from local farms, a spokesman from Lowe's, interactive learning stations and a silent auction. This is a community event to showcase environmental studies, hosted by WWHS students and FFA members. It is a benefit dinner for the school's agricultural environmental program.

KINDERGARTEN ROUNDUPS: Elementary schools have scheduled their annual kindergarten roundups. To register a student, parents or guardians must provide the child's original birth certificate, immunization records and evidence of a recent physical (completed no earlier than Aug. 1 of the prior school year), proof of residency (such as a utility bill) and parent/guardian identification (such as a driver's license).

Brooksville Elementary: 4:30 to 6 p.m. May 1

Deltona Elementary: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 15

Eastside Elementary: 5 to 7 p.m. April 24

Moton Elementary: 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4:30 to 6 p.m. May 15

Pine Grove Elementary: 5 to 7 p.m. May 6 and 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. May 7

Spring Hill Elementary: 5 to 7 p.m. May 7

Suncoast Elementary: 5:30 to 7 p.m. April 29

Westside Elementary: 9 to 11 a.m. May 1 and 4:30 to 7 p.m. May 6; orientation breakfast, 9:30 a.m. May 20

Explorer K-8: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 8

J.D. Floyd K-8: 6 to 7 p.m. May 8

Winding Waters K-8: 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. April 29.

PINE GROVE ELEMENTARY: The School Advisory Council will meet at 4:30 p.m. Thursday in Room 400 at the school. Parents, guardians and community members are invited. For information, call (352) 797-7090.

POWELL MIDDLE: The school invites incoming sixth-graders to see middle school students perform, meet the staff and select electives at 6 p.m. April 30 in the school gym.

WINDING WATERS K-8: The music department will present Peter Pan Jr. at 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday in the cafeteria. Tickets at the door are $5 for adults and $3 for students.

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