MCSD GEMS Recipients for February
Plantation Key School GEMS
Plantation Key PTA is PAWSOME! The PTA Team continues to provide support for student supplies, teacher professional development, PBIS, Readers are Leaders, Safety Patrol and MORE. They recently hosted a 5 K run and raised almost $20,000.00 for Plantation Key School. The annual fish fry with a holiday concert in December was a great event! Families enjoyed in a delicious fish fry and were entertained by the songs of the season. We are so proud of all their hard work and dedication to our PKS families.
GEMS PTA members Pictured: Tina Cash Board Member, Jessica Serota President, Jaime O’Hara Secretary, Stephanie Townsend Vice President, Mary Roth Public Relations, Lauren Dunn Treasurer, and Monica Horsley Teacher Liaison along with PKS Principal, Lisa Taylor. Additional members honored not present are: Mike McCoy Historian and Claudia Stober Board Member
CORAL SHORES HIGH SCHOOL GEMS
In its first Vex Robotics competition the Coral Shores 0-Day Robotics Club advanced to the quarterfinals of the Jinglebot Tournament on Dec. 21 at South Dade High School. We competed and teamed up with 37 other teams from public, private and tech schools from South Florida area.
GEMS recipients pictured: Teacher/Coach Linda Britton with Students Matthew Darrow, Brandon Harrison, and Alyssa Aguiar. Members not present:Titus Rennie, Marcus Saldivar and Jessie Vandergriff
Key Largo School student Kamal Al-Hamid was selected for All-State Band for trumpet.
GEM pictured: Kamal Al-Hamid along with his Band Director/teacher Ms. Susan Bazin and Principal Laura Lietaert.
TREASURE VILLAGE MONTESSORI GEMS- Scripts Spelling Bee Participants.
GEMS pictured: Zachary Woltanski and Gabriella Guiterrez along with their Principal Kelly Mangel
GEMS “Super Hero Award”:Mr. Dick has been working to keep outstanding educators in MCSD by finding available resources for MCSD staff who continue to face Irma challenges
GEMS pictured: John Dick along with PKS Principal, Lisa Taylor who nominated Mr. Dick
Key Largo School AVID Site Team Leaders –– for all the work they have done to help us prepare for AVID National Demonstration School.
GEMS Pictured: Tiffany Zepeda, Eva Brown with their Principal Ms. Laura Lietaert
Key Largo School PTA officers – chaired the Conch Scramble and earned $30,000 for our school PTA
PTA Officer GEMS pictured: Kym Prince, Melissa Simmons, and Meghan Sheriff along with Principal, Laura Lietaert. PTA Officer GEMS not pictured: Saida Cruz and Amanda Kennedy.