Posts Tagged ‘Bak Middle School of the Arts’

Palm Beach County students win big at State Science and Engineering Fair

WEST PALM BEACH – Nearly half of the students representing Palm Beach County earned top awards at the 2015 State Science and Engineering Fair, and five students from district-operated schools are among the eight top winners who will head to international competition next month. A total of 38 students represented the Palm Beach Region at…

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Media Advisory: District students performing at YES Lab

DELRAY BEACH – Public school students from elementary, middle and high schools in Palm Beach County will perform monologues they wrote themselves during a showcase of original monologues at the Arts Garage in Delray Beach on Monday, Dec. 15. The free show, part of a six-week intensive program by YES (Youth Engaged in Storytelling) Lab,…

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EBONY CHORALE TO PERFORM AT BAK MIDDLE SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

On March 29th at the BAK Middle School of the Arts, the Palm Beach County Community will have an opportunity to hear the highly praised Bethune-Cookman Concert Chorale under the direction of Mr. Damon Dandridge along with the internationally acclaimed Ebony Chorale, under the directorship of Dr. Orville Lawton, a distinguished alumnus of Bethune-Cookman University. Started…

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BAK DANCERS EARN SUPERIOR RATING AT FLORIDA DANCE PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENT

Congratulations to the twelve dancers from the Bak Middle School of the Arts chapter of the National Junior Honor Society for Dance Arts who represented the school’s dance department this past weekend, at Beyond the Test: Mentoring for Artistic Engagement in Tampa.   Their hard work, commitment, focus and joy of dancing earned them a Superior rating at the…

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BAK STUDENT WINS NINE STATE DIVISION TITLE, NOW HEADED TO NATIONAL COMPETITION IN CHICAGO

 Matthew Hakkarainen, a violinist from Bak Middle School of the Arts, is a Division winner in the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Competition.  Matthew, a Palm Beach Gardens native, will be traveling to Chicago, Illinois on March 22, during the MTNA National Conference to compete as a National Finalist in the Junior Strings Division.  The National Winner of…

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BAK DANCERS PERFORM WITH ELEMENTARY STUDENTS IN “VERY SPECIAL ARTS” PERFORMANCE

Seven dancers from National Junior Honor Society for Dance Arts at Bak Middle School of the Arts performed with students from Forest Hill Elementary in the Very Special Arts holiday performance at the Duncan Theatre last month.  The two-hour tribute to dance and music performance was an entertaining and heartwarming inclusive community event where children, teens,…

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