Anclote High School is proud to announce Taylor Gutzdorf, pictured with Mrs. Caraker, as our 2015 Turn-Around Student of the Year. Taylor is a shining example of perseverance and determination in overcoming life’s obstacles. Congratulations Taylor!
The Track and Field team has qualified 7 boys and 5 girls to the Regional Championships held next Thursday, April 23 in Orlando. To qualify for the Regional meet, a top 4 finish had to be garnered at the District meet. Madelyn Nurge placed 1st in the 100M Hurdles with a new school record time of 15.57, 1st in the Long Jump with a 16-9 jump, and 2nd in the Pole Vault with a 9-0 performance. She currently holds state rankings of 9th, 20th and 16th, respectively.
Maurqise McGill placed 4th in the Triple Jump with a leap of 36-9.5. He also qualifies as part of the 4×800 relay, with members Conner McMillan, Hector Rodriguez, and Lucas Johnson, and as a member of the 4×100 relay, with Demetrius Barry, Carmine Delieto, and Anthony Kendall.
The girls 4×800 relay team consisting of Daena Young, Ashley Scaperotti, Elianna Blow, and Dominique Reyes also qualified, placing 4th. We had many outstanding personal bests this year in throwing, running, and jumping events; each member did well in his/her event. As a team, the boys finished 4th and the girls finished 5th in team scores. Congratulations to our student-athletes!
The Loss of Privilege list has been posted from 3rd quarter. Students on the LOP may not participate in any school related activities for quarter 4. Students interested in appealing their LOP status can pick up a form from Student Services and return it to their grade level administrator. All forms are due no later than Friday, April 17th. Students are placed on the LOP list as a result of or more unexcused absences in any one period from third quarter, or for any level 2 or 3 discipline referrals throughout the year.
Corporal Vedral will be conducting a Safe Driving Class Tuesday, April 14th for those students interested in obtaining a parking permit. This will be the final class offered this school year. Students driving to school without an authorized parking permit will be subject to citations.