Schools roundupBy Times staff writer
© St. Petersburg Times,
published December 9, 2001
ADAMS MIDDLE: Birthday notices can be placed on the marquee for $10. Order forms are available at the office. Birthdays are posted first come, first served. For information, call 975-7665.
BELLAMY ELEMENTARY: Students will present the musical "Santa, You've Got Mail," at 6 p.m. Thursday in the auditorium at Alonso High School, 8302 Montague St. The play will include performances by the Bells of Freedom hand bell group, the Liberty Singers and the All-Star Chorus. For information, call 872-5387.
CANNELLA ELEMENTARY: Dominos Pizza Night will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday. A portion of sales made by Cannella families and staff will be donated to the school.
The ESOL program will present its holiday program from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday in the school's multipurpose room, 10707 Nixon Road. For information, call 975-6941.
CHAMBERLAIN HIGH: The band will present its holiday concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the school auditorium, 9401 N Boulevard. Guests may bid on items at the boosters' silent auction from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the main hallway. Proceeds will benefit the band department. For information, call 975-7677.
CHILES ELEMENTARY: The chorus will present its holiday program at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 18 at 16541 Tampa Palms Blvd. W. For information, call 558-5422.
CLAYWELL ELEMENTARY: The PTA's Holiday Dinner Dance will be from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday at Northdale Golf Club, 4417 Northdale Blvd. All Claywell parents, staff and faculty are invited to the adults-only event. Tickets are $20 per person. For information, call the PTA line at 269-9934. The school will collect new toys for a holiday toy drive until Friday. For information, call 975-7300.
DAVIDSEN MIDDLE: The school will present a holiday concert on Thursday. The orchestra will perform at 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at the school, 10501 Montague St. The chorus and band will perform at 7 p.m. in the gym. The holiday dance will be 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. Tickets are $3 apiece. For information, call 558-5300.
FOREST HILLS ELEMENTARY: The chorus will present its holiday concert at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the school's multipurpose room, 10112 Ola Ave. For information, call 975-7633.
HILL MIDDLE: Art students will display their artwork from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday in the school's gym, 5200 Ehrlich Road. The holiday dance will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday in the cafeteria. Tickets are free for PTSA members, $4 for nonmembers. For information, call 975-7325.
HUNTER'S GREEN ELEMENTARY: Parents are invited to the kindergarten holiday performance at 9 a.m. Friday in the school's multipurpose room, 9202 Highland Oak Drive. For information, call 973-7394.
LAKE MAGDALENE ELEMENTARY: The PTA is seeking donations for the purchase of a basketball court cover. The cover would provide shelter for students from the sun during physical education classes. It would also be used for school functions and assemblies. For information, call Julie at 975-7625.
Reading tutors are needed for 20 to 30 minutes once a week. For information, call Libby Mills at 960-3635.
LUTZ ELEMENTARY: The chorus will present its winter concert at 7 p.m. Thursday in the school's multipurpose room, 202 Fifth Ave. SE. For information, call 949-1452.
MANISCALCO ELEMENTARY: The school's winter concert will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the school, 939 Debuel Road. For information, call 949-0337.
MORT ELEMENTARY: The PTA will meet for its holiday program at 6:45 p.m. Dec. 18 in the school's cafeteria, 1806 Bearss Ave. E. For information, call 975-7373.
NORTHWEST ELEMENTARY: First-, second- and third-graders will present a holiday program at 7 p.m. Dec. 18 in the school's multipurpose room, 16438 Hutchison Road. For information, call 975-7315.
SCHWARZKOPF ELEMENTARY: The Bear Tones will present a winter chorus concert at 7 p.m. Dec. 18 in the auditorium at Gaither High School, 16200 N Dale Mabry Highway. For information, call 975-6945.
SICKLES HIGH: Seniors and their parents are invited to a financial aid workshop at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the school, 7950 Gunn Highway. For information, call 631-4742.
The orchestra will present its holiday concert at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the school auditorium. The chorus will perform at 7 p.m. Thursdayat Messiah Lutheran Church, 14920 Hutchison Road.
Birthday notices can be posted on the marquee for $20. Proceeds will help fund student scholarships and teacher grants. For information, call Rhonda at 920-2459.
WALKER MIDDLE: The School Advisory Council will meet at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday in the school's media center, 8282 N Mobley Road. The PTSA Board will also meet at 9:30 a.m. For information, call 631-4726.
The school's chorus concert will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the auditorium at Sickles High, 7950 Gunn Highway. For information, call 631-4726.
WESTCHASE ELEMENTARY: The Blue and Gold Chorus will present the musical "Santa's Shopping Network" at 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday in the school's multipurpose room, 9517 W Linebaugh Ave. The Little Wizards choral performance will also be Wednesday. For information, call 631-4600.
WHARTON HIGH: The holiday band concert will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the school auditorium, 20150 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. The orchestra and chorus will present a concert at 7 p.m. Thursday in the auditorium. Drama students will present "Scare Crow" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the auditorium. The play, written by Sickles High School drama teacher James Warren, recounts the life story of Matthew Shepard, a gay college student who was murdered in Laramie, Wyo. Tickets are $7. For information, call 631-4710.
ACT: The ACT will be administered Feb. 9 at the University of South Florida and Hillsborough, King, Leto, Sickles and Wharton high schools. Registration deadline is Jan. 4. Cost is $24. Late registration is an additional $15. Students may register online at www.act.org. For information, call (319) 337-1270.
SAT: The SAT will be administered Jan. 26 at Chamberlain, Hillsborough and Sickles high schools. Registration deadline is Dec. 21. Cost is $25. Late registration is an additional $25. Students may register online for the SAT at www.collegeboard.com. For information, call (609) 771-7600.
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