The St. Petersburg High School Theatre Department presented the musical comedy Legally Blonde from March 28 to March 30. This hilarious seven-time Tony-nominated musical smash is based on the MGM Motion Picture “Legally Blonde” and novel by Amanda Howard, with Music and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin. Legally Blonde follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. With memorable songs and dynamic dances, Legally Blonde features an original pop score. (more…)
Club MED is a new club on campus that organizes opportunities for high school students to gain exposure to the medical field before college. To date, they have brought in six medical professionals to speak to members as well as participated in three field trips to local medical facilities. IB junior Meira Kowalski is the president and founder of Club MED. (more…)
(photo courtesy of Bridget Newell)
THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BUFFALO SOLDIERS & TROOPERS
MOTORCYCLE CLUB (NABSTMC) – SOUTHEAST FRONTIER (SEF)
2019 SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT AND APPLICATION
The Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club of Florida, Inc., (BSMC, Tampa Bay Chapter) announces
its “Ready Forward College Scholarship” program for high school seniors. Four (4) $500.00 scholarships will be awarded to two male and two female students based on their academic achievement, community service and other criteria.
All applications must be completed and postmarked by midnight on April 30, 2019.
Ernest J. Freeman Jr. Memorial Scholarship
The Gulf Beach Masonic Lodge No. 291 is offering a $2,000 scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior from either Boca Ciega, Dixie Hollins, Gibbs, Lakewood, Largo, Northeast, Pinellas Park, Osceola, St. Petersburg or Seminole High Schools
The scholarship application closes on Monday April 1st 2019 at 8:00 pm Eastern Time. All applicants will be notified by April 15th of the results.
Congratulations to our 2019 National Merit Finalists Alexandra Debure and Catherine Lee, accompanied by Principal Ms. Lebo,IB Assistant Principal Ms. Lane.
Mrs. Kieonna Lane, IB Coordinator, shared this great news: “With the November IB exam retake results, the SPHS Class of 2018 officially has a 100% IB diploma pass rate! This is unprecedented!! I am extremely proud to work with such a talented and dedicated group of educators! Be sure to congratulate them when you see them 🙂 And spread the word, this is HUGE!”
Second semester is exciting for the St. Pete Band program with lots of events including the brand-new Winter Guard (featured photo) , and Wind Symphony, Jazz Band, and a Solo and Ensemble recital. 2019 is an exciting year of growth for our Green Devil band program ensembles. “We’d love to have you join us!” said Ms. Aucremann.
Update 3/24/2019: The Winter Concert list was missing two IB students and we apologize for that error. (more…)
Save the date for the spring musical, Legally Blonde which will be performed in the auditorium on March 28, 29, and 30 at 7:00 pm. Tickets $10 for students, $12 or adults.
A fabulously fun award-winning musical based on the movie, Legally Blonde – The Musical follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. (more…)
The Hospitality team is restocking the IB office with teacher snacks, drinks and classroom supplies. Our teachers really enjoy these special treats! If you would like to help us, please send items to the IB office at your convenience.
Some teacher favorites are fresh fruit, granola/protein bars, individual bags of chips, pretzels, crackers and nuts, bottled waters, cans of diet/regular soda, La Croix, coffee k-cups for the Keurig, creamer and sugar packets, and of course chocolate and hard candies for the candy jars.
Also, the classrooms are in need of more paper towels, tissues, hand sanitizer, and sanitizer wipes.
Thank you for your support of teachers, students and our school!
IB Boosters Hospitality Chair
The first competition, a juried exhibit at the Dali Museum, is the Student Surrealist Art Exhibit 2019. Paris’s watercolor piece was inspired by the theme “Waking Dreams”. It is on display in the Raymond James Room at the Dali Museum until March 2, 2019. (more…)
– Photo courtesy of Traci Pyhel
Goldfever Goes Gen-Z! was the theme for this year’s event on January 18 in the Auditorium. Service clubs and other organizations participated in this high-energy dance and lip sync contest which has been a successful annual fundraiser for the Theatre Department for over 20 years. (more…)
Our Varsity Cheerleaders and Band Drumline visited the Shriner’s Hospital in January and got the opportunity to interact with some of the patients. Thanks to the Shriners for this opportunity! (more…)
Because of the incredible generosity of our IB Families, the team of IB teachers and staff (aka Team Awesome) had a real treat on December 20, 2018. A delicious lunch at the Vinoy Hotel was served, and the festive ambience made the event even more special. A lucky seven teachers won fun prizes in the surprise raffle but there were no losers at the event! (more…)
The Band program’s Winter Concert will be Thursday, December 13 at 7 pm in the Auditorium.
It will feature the Wind Symphony, Marching Band, Jazz Band, and String Ensemble. The Jazz and String ensembles are new this year, and the newly formed Winter Guard might participate also. (more…)