FPL Sponsored Show

On Tuesday, October 4, The National Theatre for Children came to our school and performed for our K-2 students. They performed an energy show sponsored by FPL titled Captain Wattage. Captain Wattage solved the mystery about who was stealing energy. (It was Vivica Voltage!) The boys and girls (and teachers) loved it! The student who…

First Graders Learning about Technology

Over the summer, Mrs. Nemeth, 1st Grade Teacher, received 5 tablets for her classroom through a Donors Choose proposal. Seesaw is a student-driven digital portfolio that empowers students to independently document what they are learning at school. Students can use photos, videos, drawings, text notes, links, and the recorder to show what they know. After…

Color Run

The SLWK-8 My School Color Run sponsored by the Student Council was a huge success! Thank you everyone for your participation! Special thanks for Ms. Taylor, Mrs. Portee and Dean K for their hard work in organizing this event. Everyone had a colorful time!

Band Director Honored

Our Band Director, Ms. Jennifer Rosser, was honored with the opportunity to be the clinician for the Heartland Middle School Honor Band of Highlands County recently. The honor band consisted of the best band students from nearly 11 middle schools of the surrounding cities in the Highlands County area. Ms. Rosser rehearsed the band for…

Grace Packs

The mission and joy of Grace Packs Inc. is to provide weekly weekend food for students who lack an ample food supply, relieving the burden many of these children endure by being hungry.  In St. Lucie County, 26.1%, or 15,970 children are considered food insecure. If you would like to embrace our St. Lucie West…