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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ARTIST SPOTLIGHT – DEBBIE HESS

Debbie Hess didn’t know she had a dormant ability to create. It wasn’t until she took an art class after graduating South Dade Senior High school that her innate ability began to surprise her. She put off art, however, to continue a more fulfilling career as a recreational therapist, helping children with addiction, psychiatric disorders,…

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GEEK OUT: SCIENCE PROGRAM IS ‘HANDS-ON’

Treasure Village Montessori Charter School students may be a little brainier than usual this spring. The charter school is beginning a six week afterschool science enrichment program on Feb. 6 with Plantation Key School science teacher and amateur astronomer Charles Fulco. Fulco taught in the New York school system for years, before partnering with NASA…

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TREASURE VILLAGE MONTESSORI STUDENTS PLANT MANGROVES

The stewards of Pigeon Key received some help from youngsters recently. A team of about a dozen middle school students from Treasure Village Montessori arrived on the island ready to plant young mangroves they grew from seeds. “It started at the beginning of the year. Each child brought in a propagule,” said Bobbi Burson, a…

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TVM Seadragon Weekly 8.03

We are Seadragons. A-rated, student-centered, STEAM focused. Things have been moving fast here at TVM and there has been a ton of improvements taking place.  Thanks to dedicated staff members; Connie Chapell and Laura Guth, as well as our Facilities team led by Charles Borders and Fredrick Matthews the projects are nearing completion and our…

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TVM Seadragon Weekly 8.17

We are Seadragons. A-rated, student-centered, STEAM focused. The first day of school was “EPIC!” There were all around smiles and laughter and the feeling at the school was warm and positive.  We have already started to jump right into things and settle into the academics. In middle school the girls are off to a great…

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