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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 197

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Thursday, March 26, 1998
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NC THE PALM BEACH POST THURSDAY, MARCH 26, 1998 9E PALM BEACH COUNTY LIVL" 20 middle schools compete in regional MathCounts CCHOOL or New England Institute of TechnologyFlorida Culinary Institute. PBCC will be awarding one $1,000 scholarship and New England Tech, 15 $2,000 scholarships. The deadline is April 1. For more information call 625-2311. Panhellenlc scholarships The Palm Beach County Pan- tionally. The top winner will receive $10,000; four will receive $5,000 and five will receive $1,000. All will be invited to New York City for an awards weekend in July. For an application call (800) 558-7305. The deadline is April 30. If you have news you would like included in the School News column, send the information to The Palm Beach Post, P.O. Box 24700, West Palm Beach, Fla. 33416-4700. Fax 820-4472. Call 820-4541. director of the Jewish Federation and secured their first donation for the school from Irwin Levy. On Feb. 28, supporters of the Jewish Community Day School, grades kindergarten through eighth, gathered at the Kravis Center to celebrate the school's silver anniversary with a dinner dance gala and auction. And next year, the school will move to a bigger location near the Kaplan Jewish Community Center and reinvent itself as the Arthur I. Meyer Jewish Academy. Susan Lord, director of administration, said the move will give them the space needed for the student body of 270 and those on the waiting list. The school presently has two classes for each grade. Additional classes will be added at different grades levels depending on demand. For more information call 585-2227. Lynn University Patrick Battle of Riviera Beach received the Florida Association of Broadcasters Leroy Collins Memorial Scholarship. Battle, a junior at Lynn University majoring in international communications with specialization in television production, was awarded the $3,000 scholarship based on a high grade point average, a career interest in broadcasting, leadership of Lake Clarke Shores and Barbara M. Craft of Palm Springs; Sa-brina Rose Lou, daughter of Gerald and Mary Lou of Boca Raton; and Jonathan Roy Williams, son of Richard L. and Sharon M. Williams of Palm Beach Gardens. Kiwanis scholarships Applications for scholarships from the Kiwanis Club of West Palm Beach are now available from high school guidance departments. Students applying must plan to attend college full time, have a 3.0 or higher grade point average, have financial need and be involved in volunteer and civic activities. Students must also attend high school and live in the geographic area from Hypoluxo Road north to the Palm BeachMartin county line and west to the Glades. Approximately 16 to 18 scholarships ranging from $500 to $2,500 will be awarded. Deadline for applying is April 15. For more information call 832-5504 or write to: Kiwanis Foundation Scholarship Secretary, P.O. Box 6755, West Palm Beach, FL 33405. Tech prep scholarships Scholarships are available to graduating seniors who have been enrolled in a tech prep career pathway and planning on attending Palm Beach Community College By Angel Bedinghaus Zent Palm Beach Post Staff Writer ; Math counts and so did speed in the regional contest of the MathCounts program on Feb. 14 at Lake Worth High School. Seventh- and eighth-grade students from 20 county middle schools competed as individuals and as teams in the contest that covers probability, statistics, linear algebra and polynomials. The events were written and fast-paced oral matches. Organized by the Palm Beach Chapter of the Florida Engineering Society, the winners will move up to higher levels of competition, hoping to reach the nationals in Washington, D.C., in May. The winners represented the county at the state finals in Orlando March 20-21. ! The team winners were: first place, Wellington Landings Middle School with teammates Grant Elliott, Mathew Kelsey, Janet Leung, Robert Vollrath and alternate Kathryn Blodgett; second place, Gulf Stream School with Russell Corey, Bobby Lane, Michael Mueller, Bowie Schwartz and alternate Trent Kil-patrick; and third, Palm Beach Day School with Andrew Cove, Andrew Liebman, Alexandra Shipley, Robert Varady and alternate Lauren Fishbane. Top individual scorers were Varady, Elliott, Cove and Corey. Dreyfoos School Dreyfoos School of the Arts senior Heather Gallagher won $200 and an expense-paid trip to New York City in the 11th Annual Shakespeare Competition. hellenic Association is accepting applications for several $1,000 scholarships. To qualify, students should be from Palm Beach County, entering their junior or senior year at an accredited United States college or university, show financial need and have a minimum 3.0 grade point average. It is not necessary to be a sorority or fraternity member to apply. The deadline is April 30. For an application or more information, call 624-7961. Asthma athlete scholarship High school seniors who successfully competed in sports in spite of asthma can apply for a scholarship through the 14th Annual Will to Win Asthma Athlete Scholarship program. Sponsored by ScheringKEY, seniors who have maintained high academic standing and achieved athletic success could win one of 10 scholarships to be awarded na isn't i , iiWe I O U J i 1 summer course in Great Britain. The English-Speaking Union is an international organization that promotes the use of English as the main means of communication throughout the world. B Dreyfoos School of the Arts Junior Thespians won Best Play and Best Crew at the 1998 Florida State Junior Thespian Festival. More than 30 middle schools from throughout the state competed at the event in Coral Springs Feb. 20-21. The Dreyfoos group - all eighth-graders who also received a superior rating won for their one-act play, In the Suicide Mountains. Director and sponsor Dennis Sims describes the play as having a powerful and positive message about being happy with who you are. As a result of the win, they will be invited to perform and observe at the high school state thespian festival in April. Other wins for the school were student Matt Parker, who received Outstanding Performance in a Featured Role, Ryan Gropper who was named the Best Supporting Actor, Fran Ramsey, Best Supporting Actress, and Regina Fernandez, Best Actress. In individual events, Critics' Choice nominations went to Walter Smelt for Playwriting, Andrea Willson and Beth Millas in Duet Musical, and Fernandez and Millas in Duet Acting. Superior ratings went to Julie Beitler in Monologue, Meghan Boone and Beitler in Mime, Fernandez in Solo Musical, and Elenl Koutsouradis in Set Design. Winning excellent ratings were Boone in Monologue, Megan Blan-chette, Ransey and Llndsey Gietz in Ensemble Acting, Erin Krakow in Solo Mime, Casey Jacobsen and Krakow in Mime, and Shana Mason and Tiffany , Saulter in Playwriting. Jewish Community Day The Jewish Community Day School started 25 years ago around a kitchen table. Moms Ann Leibovit and Carol Roberts were discussing how they wished there was a Jewish school in Palm Beach County for their children. They made their own wish come true when they talked to tne SUMMIT LIGHTHOUSE STUDY CENTER TEACHINGS OF THE ASCENDED MASTERS As presented by ELIZABETH CLAIRE PROPHET CHURCH UNIVERSAL AND TRIUMPHANT Services Wednesday 7:00PM Sunday 10:00AM Visit our book store tw additional formation, books and tapes. 1 521 Potest Hill Blvd. Suite 5 West Palm Beach, Florida (v, mile west 1-95) i 1561) 357-9590 to " CAROLINA HERRERA MARY MCFADDEN CHRISTIAN LACROIX OSCAR DE LA RE NT A PAMELA DENNIS GIVENCHV AKRIS ESCADA ST. JOHN Private mfiRAY N OR 1031 East Atlantic Avenue Delray Beach 561.276.5714 parking at rear entrance. abilities and school involvement. Lynn University senior Chris tine Singura of West Palm Beach received a $5,000 Coca-Cola First Generation Scholarship. Half the money for the scholarship comes from the company and half from the university. The scholarship is limited to students who will become the first in their family to graduate college and exemplify ex cellence in the classroom and com munity. Singura has been on the Dean's List for five semesters and will graduate in May with a major in hospitality administration and minor in psychology. Stetson University Three Stetson University stu dents from Palm Beach County were named to the university's Omicron Delta KaDDa national leadership honor society. Founded in 1914, the organization recognizes and encourages superior scholarship, leadership and char acter. Membership is given to juniors and seniors who rank in the top third of their class and are involved in camous activities. The students are: Heidi Ann Craft, daughter of John D. Craft No, you are not going crazyl Do you suffer from: Unexplained chest pains? Feeling dizzy or unreal? Muficle tension. Irritability? Feeling uncomfortable In closed spaces, mans or supermarKeis r You may be experiencing an Anxletv or Panic Disorder. 3 For treatment information call: HF.DY SI.AKTHR, LCSW 1'sycriotr.erapul 798-0867 H-.fc Mf Accl.-J I OP MARKET PtIcm Good ThreugA 4190 $725 lb. $6.99 lb. $3.95 lb. $6.99 lb. $7.40 lb. $5.95 lb. Now in Season! LIVE Soft Shell Crabs & Fresh Halibut Got News For Your Neighbors? Call The Palm Beach Post Newsroom nearest you: West Palm Beach.. 820-4400 Delray Beach 278-7533 P.B. Gardens 820-3030 Wellington 790-5880 Belle Glade 996-6731 Stuart 286-5151 Port St. Lucie .... 878-9988 I'Elj'ImBtvchttKt TRAHE It's Hard To Slop A Trane." most efficient. Tested Combination Fab 97 ARI itm tlrln fc n Satisfaction Guaranteed Since 1965 135 S. Congress Ave. Delray Beach JACKET AND PANT BY CAROLINA HERRERA No Repair Bills For 10 Years With the World's Most Efficient Air Conditioning System Isabel's Warehouse Outlet SALE!! Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arrival of NEW Merchandise at low prices Gifts, China, Crystal, Vases, Flatware European Import 1961 VV. 9th Street Dtreanm: I 95 to tut 45th St Traxthmt hitni Eattm 45th Turn North m Omgre t.i Ait. at & hnAen Cadillac. Tra tl KIUth milt and turn West im W 9th Strttl f 11 Approximately 15 students from area high schools competed in the contest sponsored by the Palm Beach Branch of The English- c i. : Gallagher fa Feb ruary. The students selected, then recited from memory, a Shakespearean sonnet and a speech from one of his plays. Gallagher chose a speech by Lady Anne in Richard III, and sonnet 128, "How oft when thou, my music, music play'st. ... Runner up was Wellington High School senior Rebecca Brown. In New York, Gallagher will compete against students from around the country for a two-week Just for kids Lake Lytal Pool, 3465 Gun Club Road, . West Palm Beach. Call 233-1427, April 4, April Pool's Day, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. No entrance charge. April 6-1 0. Spring Break Aquatics Camp, ages 8-12 years. Cost: $95 per child. American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) will provide a one week Major League Soccer Camp (MLSC) ' 5:30-8:30 p.m., April 13-17 for children ages 7-18, at Okeeheelee ' Park, 7715 Forest Hill Blvd., West . Palm Beach. Cost: $87, includes Nike T-shirt, MLS Goody Bag, and a i free companion ticket to a Miami ' Fusion soccer game. For more ' information call AYSO at 642-5549. Kaplan JCC, 3151 N. Military Trail. ; West Palm Beach. Call 689-7700. Kidsafe USA Safety Awareness ' and Self-Defense, Mondays, ages ; 5-15. Cost: $5 members and non-.. members. i Kindermusik classes (ages 1 8- 30 months), Mondays, 9:15 and 1 0: 1 5 a.m. Classes sponsored by Gymboree. Cost: $140 (15 week ! session). Call 744-3496. ! Enrichment Classes for children being offered. Call 640-5603 for ; more information. J Judaica Institute classes for , grades 9-1 2, 6-8: 1 5 p.m. Wednesdays. Resuming in Fall. t Kesher, grade 8, 6-8 p.m. Mondays. Resuming in Fall. Junior Tennis Classes offered by the i City of West Palm Beach I Department of Recreation, Saturday mornings and Tuesday ! WednesdayThursday afternoons. J Registration is currently being ' accepted at: South Olive Park; ' Vedado Park; Currie Park; Gaines i Park; and Bear Lakes Middle ; School. Cost: $32 for 8 one hour ; classes. Call 540 8352. Club Palm Beach is now accepting : applications from girls and boys . ages 9-1 8 for both tournament teams and instructional volleyball '., programs. Call 585-1562 for more ; information. Theatre Classes for Kids, presented by Flonda Stage. 262 S. Ocean ' Blvd., Manalapan. Classes include: Creative Drama, ages 6-8: Creative Improvision, ages 9-1 2; and Acting. Improvision and Ensemble, ages 13 ! and older. Cost: $40 80. Classes ' conducted at the Flonda Stage ( rehearsal hall in Lantana. Call 585- 3404 to registermore information. Okeeheelee Nature Center Classes registration at Parks and Recreation . 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