Posts Tagged ‘Roosevelt Middle School’

ROOSEVELT MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS ACCEPTED INTO TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN PROGRAM

Roosevelt Middle School recently had 19 students accepted into the Palm Beach County Take Stock in Children Program.  Take Stock in Children is a multi-year, innovative program that helps children at or near the poverty level achieve post-secondary education by providing volunteer mentors, case management, college readiness and retention services, accountability and Florida Prepaid tuition scholarships…

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LOCAL EDUCATOR REPRESENTS UNITED STATES AT MICROSOFT GLOBAL FORUM IN SPAIN

Roosevelt Middle School STEM Coordinator and Environmental Science teacher Todd LaVogue was the only teacher invited to participate in an 11-person round table with His Royal Highness the Crown Prince of Spain, Felipe de Borbon, during the Microsoft in Education Global Forum in Barcelona, Spain, March 10-14. Microsoft invited approximately 1,000 educators from 97 countries…

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COMMUNITY RALLIES AROUND MATH TEACHER WITH CANCER

Trindale Adams is suffering from a rare cancer called perivascular epithelioid cell tumor.  A proud alumnus of South Carolina State University, he is a loving husband and father of a two year old son. He is also a devoted middle school math and engineering teacher at Roosevelt Middle School in West Palm Beach.  He was diagnosed with…

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ROOSEVELT MIDDLE SCHOOL CELEBRATES HISPANIC HERITAGE DAY

Roosevelt Middle School will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Day Thursday, October 10th beginning at 8:00 AM in the school’s Media Center. The celebration is an activity that will showcase the different Hispanic countries represented by the students. It will serve as a social studies experience for the whole school. Students will represent the different Spanish speaking countries with displays of artifacts…

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FOUR ROOSEVELT MIDDLE SCHOOL TEACHERS AWARDED FUNDING FROM ONLINE CHARITY FOR EDUCATION

Funding for classroom projects was in the minds of four Roosevelt Middle School teachers when they applied to *DonorsChoose.org. and it paid off for the school. Amanda Spence, Kristen Gerlach, Christine Labar and Todd LaVogue used their creativity and drive and ended up generating nearly $9,000 in funding for school supplies and class projects Language arts…

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ROOSEVELT MIDDLE EIGHTH GRADER BECOMES PUBLISHED AUTHOR

An eighth grade student from Roosevelt Middle School in West Palm Beach became a published author this summer. Iris Rodriguez published a 5,000+ word young adult fiction book entitled, “Heartbeat: A Young Girl’s Journey.” Iris was encouraged to publish her book by her family and Magnet Coordinator Mr. Todd LaVogue.  Mr. LaVogue has helped 184…

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INDIAN PINES ELEMENTARY & ROOSEVELT MIDDLE BEAUTIFICATION DAY

Indian Pines Elementary and Roosevelt Middle invite all stakeholders to spend the day transforming and refreshing the appearance of their schools in time for the new school year.  When? July 19th and 20th, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Where? Indian Pines Elementary – 6000 Oak Royal Drive, Lake Worth, FL             Roosevelt Middle –…

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Students Clash In Battle Of The Books, 1,770 Compete In Unique Reading Contest

2013 marks the fifth year of the School District’s Battle of the Books competition. Six teams recently competed to be crowned champions of the Grand Battle of the Books. Competitors in the grade 3-5 category were Team BOB from Palm Beach Public Elementary, sponsored by Cheryl May and the Ninja Wallabies from Limestone Creek Elementary,…

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Local Educator Selected As One of 24 Expert Educators Worldwide

Roosevelt Middle School Magnet Coordinator, Todd LaVogue, was selected as one of 24 Expert Educators worldwide by the Microsoft Corporation. The announcement was made at the School District of Palm Beach County Technology Conference, February 19, with Microsoft’s United States Director of Education, Andrew Ko, in attendance. Mr. LaVogue, who placed third in the world…

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