Twenty of our middle school students were nominated by the middle school faculty for the
5th Annual Mayor’s Youth Showcase of Achievement. The Mayor’s Youth Showcase of Achievement is open to all Pinellas County students and awards eight middle and eight high school students across a wide range of categories from Academic Achievement to Overcoming Adversity to Performing Arts. Over $25,000 in cash and prizes were presented to winners during a beautiful awards ceremony Wednesday night at The Mahaffey Theater in downtown St. Petersburg.
Three of our Country Day School middle students were recognized for their achievement: 7th grade student, Joey R., runner-up for Science & Technology; 8th grade student, Carly J. runner-up for Performing Arts; and 8th grade student, Alexander A. winner of Scholar Athlete! Carly and Joey received a certificate, a personalized trophy and $100. Alex received a certificate, a personalized trophy, $300 and an iPad mini! All nominees received certificates. We are so proud of them!