Lead Stories
Welcoming New Faculty
Pine Crest School has expanded our faculty to continue delivering a forward-thinking educational approach to our students. More than 45 new faculty members and administrators joined the Lower, Middle, and Upper Schools in Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale for the 2014-15 school year. 

Alan Koolik '15 Advances to 'Jeopardy!' Teen Tournament Finals
Alan Koolik '15 advanced to the "Jeopardy!" Teen Tournament finals on Wednesday, July 30 as friends, family, and faculty cheered him on during a watch party held in Pine Crest's student union. 

Michael Stolzenberg '19 Selected for National Community Service Award
Pine Crest eighth grader, Michael Stolzenberg, was recently selected for a 2014 Prudential Spirit of Community Award for his outstanding achievements in community service. Michael was one of 10 national honorees - five high school students and five middle school students - who were recognized at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. in May

Pine Crest Student and Teacher Recognized by U.S. Presidential Scholar Program
Lance Oppenheim '14 has been selected as a 2014 U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts, and Upper School art faculty member, Mrs. Barbara Smith, is a U.S. Presidential Scholars Program's Distinguished Teacher.

Pine Crest's Production of 'Bye Bye Birdie' Wins Five Cappies Awards
Pine Crest School's production of "Bye Bye Birdie" received five Cappies awards at an "Oscar-like" Gala held on Monday, May 19 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Awards included Best Choreography, Best Comic Actor in a Musical, Best Lead Actress in a Musical, and Best Marketing and Publicity.
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Upper School News
Celebrating Pine Crest's Senior Class of 2015
Pine Crest School's Class of 2015 ushered in their senior year on May 27, 2014 at the Senior Investiture and Book Awards Ceremony.

Two Upper School Students Qualfity for Intel ISEF
Based on their achievements at county and state science fairs, Brigitte Blanco '15 and Nicole Odzer '16 qualified to participate in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) in Los Angeles, which is the world's largest international pre-college science competition.

Upper School Students Attend the 24th Annual Pine Crest Model U.N.
On May 20, more than 100 freshmen, sophomores, and juniors attended the 24th annual Pine Crest Model United Nations (U.N.) under the supervision of Mrs. Nancy Sollitto and Mr. Daniel Synder.
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Pre-Kindergarten - 8 News
Attention! Lower School Students Report for Book Camp
Studies show that students who read consistently over the summer vacation maintain or increase their vocabulary and comprehension performance on academic tasks in the following school year.

Fifth Graders Explore Heritages at International Festival
Fifth graders on Pine Crest's Fort Lauderdale campus explored their diverse heritages at the International Festival in Egan Auditorium on May 29. 

Eighth Graders Wrap Up Year with Electric Art
Eighth graders on Pine Crest's Fort Lauderdale campus wrapped up their study of electricity with a bang — and some flashing lights and moving parts, too! Students studied the usual topics of electricity, such as Ohm’s law, series and parallel circuits, and standard and common point schematic diagrams. “Usual” ended there, though.
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Athletics News
Boys Varsity Golf Places Second in Biltmore Tournament
Pine Crest's boys varsity golf team played in a 12-team, all-day tournament yesterday at The Biltmore in Coral Gables. 

Pine Crest Girls Swimming Highlighted
Pine Crest's girls swim program is one of the "teams many Broward County programs will try to chase down in 2014," according to the Sun-Sentinel. Click here to read the story. GO PANTHERS!

Pine Crest's Griffin Conine '15 Verbally Commits to Duke University
Right fielder Griffin Conine '15, has verbally committed to Duke University. Congratulations, Griffin, and GO PANTHERS!

Adam Saks '15 Commits to Cornell University Baseball
Adam Saks, '15, has verbally committed to Cornell University's baseball program. 
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Arts News
Summer Faculty and Student News
Upper School Visual Arts teacher, Barbara Sheffield Smith, attended the Presidential Scholar Awards Ceremony for Presidential Scholar Lance Oppenheim

Summer Faculty News
Pine Crest sent several Upper School faculty members and staff to the Annual AP Conference

Summer News: Ballet and Diving
Pine Crest Divers get beneficial training in Ballet
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Parent News
Introducing 'My Pine Crest' Parent Communications Portal
My Pine Crest is Pine Crest School’s new online communications portal. Click here to watch a video tutorial on how to access and navigate My Pine Crest.

Students and Teachers Enjoy Auction Spirit Activities
From sports experiences and pajama days to movie outings and even "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," Pine Crest students and teachers spent the last few weeks of school enjoying spirit items from the Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton Auctions in March and April.

A Huge Thank You!
We would like to thank the Pine Crest community for your overwhelming support of The Pine Crest Fund, which surpassed its goal and now stands at $1.75 million.
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