John Carroll High AP students recognized for achievements


PALM BEACH COUNTY SCHOOLS

BRIEFLY

The Palm Beach County Council of PTAs will host Family Fun Night at Florida Atlantic University Stadium on Saturday. The festivities begin at 6 p.m., with the kickoff for the FAU football game against Bethune-Cookman University at 8. End zone tickets and parking passes are $5 each. Call 561-297-6720 for ticket information.

TREASURE COAST SCHOOLS

JOHN CARROLL HIGH

Earning an AP Scholar designation, awarded to students who scored 3 or higher on three or more exams: Rebecca Ageeb, Madison Getgood, Kristyn Kramer, Emily Manville, Madison O’Loughlin, Maria Owens, Madeline Powers, Emma Ross, Allison Russakis, Tony Teng, Emma Titus, Ben Tompkins, Theresa Villa and Rayna Zicari.

Recognized with an AP Scholar with Honor designation, awarded to students who average 3.25 on all exams ever taken and score 3 or higher on four or more exams: Stephanie Ageeb, Conor Bowman, Dylan Breslaw, Brian Jacobus, Thomas Jochem, Hannah Morris, and Jack O’Leary.

An AP Scholar with Distinction designation, awarded to students who score at least a 3.5 on all AP exams taken with scores of 3 or higher on five or more exams, was earned by Matthew McGarry, Maria Miller, Hunter Molloy, James Stapleton and Brian Villa.

VILLAGE GREEN ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES SCHOOL

First grade teacher Jacqueline Baptiste-Harris is a recipient of the John Morton Excellence in Teaching of Economics Award at the elementary school level. She will attend the 56th annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference and Awards event next month in New York City, where she will present best practices from her classroom to colleagues and participate in a Teachers’ Roundtable session.

MOSAIC DIGITAL ACADEMY

Principal Jeanne Ziemba will attend the Florida Distance Learning Association annual conference this month as an honoree for the Innovative Leader in Distance Learning: K-12 award. St. Lucie Public Schools’ Mosaic Digital Academy is a K-12 virtual school offering a progressive choice for families, providing expanded curriculum choice for anytime, anywhere learning.

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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