All posts tagged "west orange times"

  • Jack Black gave an inspirational and, of course, hilarious commencement address.
    GALLERY: Montverde Academy 2015 Graduation

    Montverde Academy celebrated its Class of 2015 during its commencement exercises May 23, at the academy’s Center for Sportsmanship & Wellness. Actor, comedian and musician Jack Black served as Montverde’s commencement speaker. The academy also honored 2015...

    • Posted May 24, 2015
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    GALLERY: Windermere Prep Graduation

    Windermere Preparatory School’s class of 2015 graduated May 23, at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in Orlando. When Headmaster Thomas Marcy asked all guests who had crossed an ocean to be at the ceremony...

    • Posted May 23, 2015
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  • The Rays won the championship game 10-5.
    GALLERY: WG Little League Majors Championship

    The Rays defeated the Royals 10-5 in the Winter Garden Little League Majors Championship Friday night, May 22, at Winter Garden Little League Field 1. Crush of the Winter Garden Squeeze was on hand to help congratulate...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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    GALLERY: Olympia High School Senior Walkout

    Armed with silly string, shaving cream and streamers, the members of Olympia High School’s Class of 2015 stormed out of school this morning during the ceremonial senior walkout celebration. Members of Olympia’s drumline performed as the seniors...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • Abigail Sprinkle is CFCA’s 2015 valedictorian.
    GALLERY: Central Florida Christian Academy Graduation

    Central Florida Christian Academy celebrated its Class of 2015 with a faith-filled Commencement Ceremony May 21 at CFCA. The 20 members of the Class of 2015 each received their diplomas, and the school honored valedictorian Abigail Sprinkle...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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    Thornebrooke wins Solar Bears contest

    Thornebrooke Elementary School students and staff received a trophy and an ad in West Orange Times & Observer after winning our Orlando Solar Bears contest. The students enjoyed meeting Solar Bears mascot Shades and snapping photos with Principal...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • Valedictorian Cameron Currie spoke about the Bible as the ultimate legacy.
    GALLERY: Foundation Academy Graduation

    The class of 2015 graduated May 21, from Foundation Academy. The ceremony featured guest speaker Edward Gamble, who discussed the importance of making a change in the world, and a performance by the high school women’s ensemble,...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    GALLERY: Ocoee shows sign of improvement in 14-7 spring game loss to University

    OCOEE — With 1:06 to play in their spring football game, the Ocoee Knights’ defense got a stop on fourth down to give the offense back the ball, down 14-7. The Knights would drive from the 15-yard...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • The graduates were excited to see themselves on the Jumbotron.
    GALLERY: Dr. Phillips Graduation

    Friends and family of the Dr. Phillips High School class of 2015 filled the Amway Center Thursday, May 21, for commencement. In addition to addresses by 12 valedictorians and one salutatorian, there was a special welcome by...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    GALLERY: Ocoee High seniors walk out

    Ocoee High School seniors took their final walk off the campus Thursday afternoon, armed with spray string, shaving cream and water balloons. They spent their last day of high school watching movies, putting their hand prints on...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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