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Pasco school calendar, week of Dec. 18


Jan. 9: Teacher planning day; no school for students.

Jan. 10: School resumes for students.

Note: Schools go on winter break and so does Top of the Class. Publication will resume Jan. 11.

Class notes

Gulfside Elementary: Santa visits at 2 p.m. today.

Hudson Elementary: Holiday House, 9 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. today. • 2011-12 yearbooks may be ordered at discounted price of $12 before Jan. 11. Order forms are available at the front office, or order online at or

Hudson Middle: Advisory Council, 3 p.m. Jan. 10.

Moon Lake Elementary: PTA meeting, 4:15 p.m. Jan. 10.

West Zephyrhills Elementary: First grade "Holiday Medley," 9:30 a.m. today.

Music/theater events

• Hudson Middle School Jazz Band will perform at Tampa International Airport at 4:30 p.m. today.

Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. (727) 774-7380.

• Richey Elementary music concert, 7 p.m. today.

Center for the Arts at Wesley Chapel, 30651 Wells Road. (813) 794-8772 or (727) 774-8772.

• Seven Oaks Intermediate winter concert, 7 p.m. today.

• U.S. Air Force Washington, D.C., Ceremonial Brass Concert, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 12.

Youth library events

Hudson Regional, 8012 Library Road. (727) 861-3040; TDD: (727) 861-3024.

• Family movie featuring Elf and refreshments, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday.

• Game Night, 5 p.m. Tuesday. Teens.

• Movie Madness, 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 30.

Hugh Embry, 14215 Fourth St., Dade City. (352) 567-3576.

• Holiday Gift Making, 3:30 p.m. Thursday. Grades 6-12.

• Kids Movie Trilogy, 1 to 2:45 p.m. Tuesday through Dec. 29. Grades K-5.

Land O'Lakes, 2818 Collier Parkway. (813) 929-1214.

• Teen Advisory Board, 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

New River, 34043 State Road 54, Zephyrhills. (813) 788-6375.

• Popcorn and a Movie, 1:15 to 3:15 p.m. Thursday.

• Teen Knitting Club, 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

Regency Park, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey. (727) 861-3049.

• Teen program, 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. today. Grades 6-12.

• Anime Club, 4 to 5:30 p.m. Dec. 28. Grades 6-12.


The Adult Education Cosmetology program at Moore-Mickens Education Center in Dade City is accepting students for the spring semester. There is limited financial assistance available. For information about the program, contact Judy Fagan at (352) 524-5523 or email For information about financial aid, call Sandra Vogel at (352) 524-9033.

College bound

• Dec. 30 is the deadline to register for the SAT to be administered on Jan. 28. Late registration (with fees) is Jan. 11. For information, go to

• Jan. 13 is the deadline to register for the ACT to be administered on Feb. 11. Jan. 20 is the late deadline (with fees). For information or to register, go to


• Pasco Education Foundation Inc. has multiple scholarship opportunities for graduating seniors. Deadline is Jan. 31. For a complete list of scholarships and to apply go to

Send your school news to Michele Miller, email; fax (813) 909-4611; or 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey, FL 34668. Miller can be reached at (813) 435-7307 or toll-free at 1-800-333-7505, ext. 7307.

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