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Odyssey Team Ranks 4th In World

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SCS's 11th Grade Odyssey of the Mind Team ranks 4th at the World Competition!  This was the team's 7th appearance at Worlds.  In each of the past three Odyssey seasons, the team has consistently ranked first in the State of Florida, won the coveted Ranatra Fusca Creativity Award, and placed as one of the top 4 teams in the world. 

Athletic Program Ranked #1 in State


We are excited to announce that Sarasota Christian School's Athletic Program has won the 2013-14 Class 2A FHSAA Floyd E. Lay Sunshine Cup, ranking #1 in the State out of over 100 competing schools for the honor.  details

6 Students Receive ACE Scholarship

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Six 8th graders were recently selected to receive a $500 Accelerated College Education (ACE) Program scholarship for the 2014-15 school year.

Sarasota Christian School's ACE Program provides higher-level academic opportunities in honors, advanced placement and college courses for 9th-12th grade students.  The ACE Program is similar to IB-type programs offered at other schools, however students must maintain a full grade point average higher than other programs (3.75 GPA versus 2.75), demonstrate Christ-like character and show evidence of leadership qualities and service.

2 Students Receive Playwright Award Out of 3000 Entries

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Of the more than 3,000 plays submitted from across the globe to the Florida Studio Theatre Young Playwrights Festival, 33 were chosen as winners.  We are pleased to announce that two SCS 5th graders, Luke Downes and Joshua Fitzgerald, were among this select group! Luke's play was titled "One Stuck Rock" and Joshua's play was "A Flash in Time".  These 33 playwrights will have their plays performed by professional actors, and be seen by more than 12,000 students.

SCS Hosts Festival for 200 Choir Students

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On April 13th, seven high school choirs totaling 200 students, spanning five states from Oregon to Pennsylvania, performed together under the director of guest conductor Dr. Todd W. Guy.  more pictures

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Upcoming Events

BYOD Info Session - 8/5

In preparation for the new BYOD initative for 6th-12th grades, we are offering two info sessions where staff will be available to answer additional questions you may have.  You are welcome to stop by anytime between 3:00-6:00pm on Tuesday, August 5 for the second session in the media center.  During this time you can also get your child’s device connected to the wireless network.    Students are not required to get their wireless connected before school starts; this is an optional opportunity.

New Family Meet & Greet - 8/10

New kindergarten through 12th grade students and their families are invited to a fun meet and greet event hosted by the PTA on Sunday, August 10 from 6:30-8:00pm.   Enjoy delicious desserts and meet other new families, PTA members, and school administration.

Back-to-School Night - 8/11

Monday, August 11th is an evening for Kindergarten through 12th grades students to see their classrooms and meet their teachers, there will also be a brief parent/student meeting where common questions will be answered.  Please see the Back-to-School Night Schedule for more details.

K-12th First Day of School - 8/13

Classes begin Wednesday, August 13th for kindergarten through 12th grade students.  Middle School starts at 7:45am. and Elementary and High School starts at 8:00am.

Pre-K Orientation - 8/14

Meet your child’s teacher, learn more about our program, and ask all your questions at Pre-Kindergarten Orientation & Meet the Teacher Night Thursday, August 14 at 6:00 p.m. 

Remedy Drive Live in Concert - 8/15

Remedy Drive live in concert to kick-off the new school year!  This FREE CONCERT is for SCS families courtesy of the PTA!  details

Pre-K First Day of School - 8/18

Classes begin Monday, August 18th for pre-kindergarten students. The morning and all day classes begin at 8:00am and the afternoon class begins at 11:45am.

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