Kindergarten Round Up takes place at Marsh Pointe Elementary today


MARSH POINTE ELEMENTARY

Kindergarten Round Up for the parents of incoming kindergarten students begins at 8:30 a.m. today in the cafeteria. Teachers and staff will discuss curriculum, uniforms, schedules and expectations. For more information, call 561-366-6800.

PALM BEACH GARDENS ELEMENTARY

The school will be collecting “cute” plastic bandages through the end of the month, to donate to Palm Beach Children’s Hospital on behalf of Janiyah Bryant. The kindergarten student was diagnosed with leukemia at 14 months old. In 2014, she completed treatments and doctors found no evidence of the disease. Donations can be dropped off at 10060 Riverside Drive.

ALLAMANDA ELEMENTARY

The second annual Strive 5 for Hive, a 5K run/3K walk, will take place March 12 at The Gardens Mall. Packet pickup starts at 6:30 a.m. outside Brio Tuscan Grille. The race/walk starts at 8 a.m. in front of Nordstrom. This is an Accuchip timed race. Breakfast is free at Brio for all race participants after they cross the finish line. All registered runners will received a T-shirt and medal. The event is co-sponsored by the Kiwanis of the North Palm Beaches. Register at www.active.com.

Families are invited to join the school’s team in the Autism Speaks Walk on March 5 in downtown West Palm Beach. On-site registration begins at 9 a.m., and the walk follows at 10:30. Register for free at www.autismspeakswalk.org. Call the school at 561-803-7200 for more information.

BRIEFLY

The Armory Art Center will host its 10th annual Scholastic Art Awards Ceremony and the opening of the Gold and Silver Key Exhibition from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. A ceremony honoring all award winners begins at 1. The center is at 811 Park Place, West Palm Beach.

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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