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The school has been named a 2017 National Magnet School of Distinction by Magnet Schools of America. Schools applying for the award are judged and scored on their demonstrated ability to raise student academic achievement, promote racial and socioeconomic diversity, provide integrated curricula and instruction, and create strong family and community partnerships that enhance the school’s magnet theme. Principal Stacey Quiñones and magnet coordinator Amy Mercier will receive the award during a ceremony at Magnet Schools of America’s 35th National Conference in Los Angeles this month.

OLYMPIC HEIGHTS HIGH

“35mm: A Musical Exhibition” will be on stage in the school’s Performing Arts Center, 20101 Lyons Road, Boca Raton at 7 p.m. April 21 and 22, with a 2 p.m. performance April 23. The production combines photography and musical theater. Tickets are $5-10.

SPANISH RIVER HIGH

The Theater Arts Department presents “Rock of Ages” at 7 p.m. April 21 and 22, with a 2 p.m. show on April 23. For information or to buy tickets, visit www.spanishrivertheater.org.

BOCA RATON MIDDLE

The Drama Department will stage “Seussical The Musical” at 6:30 p.m. April 27 and 28, with a 2 p.m. show on April 29. Tickets are $5. The school address is 1251 N.W. Eighth St.

Compiled by Sy O’Neill. Send school news to neighborhood@pbpost.com. Dated items must be sent at least two weeks before the event.



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