Saturday, January 20, 2018
Education

Hernando class notes for Feb. 15

Brain Bowl: The Rotary Club of Spring Hill is seeking sponsors for its 20th annual Rotary of Spring Hill/Kevin Coit Middle School Brain Bowl on March 31 at Challenger K-8 School. The Brain Bowl is an academic competition among all Hernando County public middle schools. Sponsorships help provide T-shirts, door prizes, awards and a pizza lunch for students and their families. Sponsors contributing $100 or more will have their name or logo printed on the back of the T-shirts and will receive mention in the program and at the event. For information, call Carol McElroy at (352) 684-6840.

Brooksville Elementary: Second-grade "Make It/Take It Station Night" will be from 6 to 7:15 p.m. today in the cafeteria.

• "FCAT for Families Day" will be at 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Feb. 23 in the Family Center. The two times will allow parents to receive information about how to help their children on the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test. The workshops will help families understand the expectations and provide simple strategies to use at home to prepare for the test.

Powell Middle: The School Advisory Council will meet at 6:15 p.m. today in the media center.

Scholarship opportunity: Stage West Community Playhouse is offering five scholarships: the Irv Clark Scholarship for Voice for $2,000; three Youth Scholarships of $1,000 each for theater arts studies, and one Appreciation Scholarship of $1,000 for a student who has volunteered at Stage West and may not be studying voice or theater arts. Applications are available at Spring Hill high schools and at the Stage West box office at 5390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Box office hours are from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The deadline is April 5.

West Hernando Middle: All-Pro Dad Pizza Night will be at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday in the school cafeteria. All Pro Dad is a free program that addresses fatherhood and family topics. RSVP to Tula Kelleher, Title I parent educator, at (352) 797-7035, ext. 256.

• Math Mania, a night of hands-on math activities and information, will be from 5:45 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23 in the school cafeteria. There will be free food, games and prizes for every family that attends.

• The School Advisory Council and Title I Committee will meet at 4:45 p.m. Feb. 27 in the media center. All students and parents are welcome.

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