Veteran softball coach leads Lady Canes into opener

A fast-pitch softball coach with decades of experience at the college level leads the Coral Shores High girls team into Thursday’s season opener in Miami. Lesa Bonee previously served as head softball coach at Nova Southeastern University in Broward County for 13 seasons, compiling a 416-300-1 record. NSU recorded 10 winning seasons under Bonee, which…

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TVM Competes in the 79th Annual Miami Regional Spelling Bee

Gabby Gutierrez (4th Grade Elementary School Champion) and Pascal Zue Weisberger (7th Grade Middle School Champion) represented Treasure Village Montessori at the 79th Annual Miami Regional Spelling Bee on February 19th. Held at The University of Miami, Gabby and Pascal competed against 164 other school champions from Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties. This was TVM’s first…

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STEM FAIR WINNERS MOVING ON TO STATE COMPETITION IN MARCH

MONROE COUNTY, Fla. – Monroe County School District junior and senior division winners will advance on to the state STEM Fair. District officials said there were close to 100 student projects presented at the Regional STEM Fair at Sugarloaf School from across the district representing 14 schools. They worked hard and competed to represent Monroe County…

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Students learn to make a difference with science

ISLAMORADA — A “flotilla of cattails” turned stagnant fresh water clear and earned Aiden Pegues the first-place prize for his aquatic project at last week’s Science Fair at Treasure Village Montessori Charter School. Lake Okeechobee water brought in for Pegues’ project “was full of pesticides and fertilizers,” said the eighth-grader. “Sitting there [in above-ground pools],…

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KAYAKER PLANS CUBA TO KEY WEST

Kayaker sets personal goals and helps students find dreams, too Plans on making Cuba to Key West trip Showing off her “guns” to the students of Tavernier’s Montessori School, Teresa Diehl tells the assembled kids that her arms have not only been propelling her throughout the Keys during recent training for a Cuba to Key…

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