Junior Residents

All the latest news and stories about our neighborhood’s junior residents.

UNTOUCHABLE

UNTOUCHABLE

On February 23, at Deland’s Spec Martin Stadium, the St. Johns Country Day School Girls Soccer team garnered their 11th straight State Championship and 14th overall State Championship title. Under the direction of Coach Mike Pickett ’83, the team overcame a tight first half in which the Shorecrest Prep Chargers met and turned back every […]

Bishop Kenny students take home 11 awards from Northeast Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair

Bishop Kenny students take home 11 awards from Northeast Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair

26 Bishop Kenny participants of this year’s Regional Science and Engineering Fair held at Episcopal School of Jacksonville on February 7, 2022. NEFRSEF is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and conducting an annual science and engineering fair to promote the lifelong skills of critical thinking, problem-solving, data analysis, and communication and public speaking. BK […]

Legos, learning and exploration

Legos, learning and exploration

RPDS lego league relates to jobs, logistics Riverside Presbyterian Day School had three LEGO League Explore teams composed of 1st through 3rd Grade students. The three teams included the RPDS Robot Builders, RPDS Golden Builders, and RPDS Legends. These teams have been meeting since August working hard on the Cargo Connect season. Students learned about […]

Craig Creek gets a cleanup

Craig Creek gets a cleanup

Elizabeth Beehner and Gabbi Kiernan organized the first ever Craig Creek Clean Up at River Oaks Park on Saturday January 8, 2022. They invited all the kids in the neighborhood to help clean up trash along the creek bank and even some trash in the water. A dozen “trash grabbers” where given to the kids […]

Avondale teen to launch Perspective app

Avondale teen to launch Perspective app

Lyman Starmer plans to release the beta platform of his Perspective application this month with approximately 1,600 people on it. A desktop iteration will follow and then a mobile version after that. Starmer projects to have millions of users by 2023. The Avondale-based tech developer is a senior at Wolfson High School. Perspective is the […]

Bishop Kenny Head Boys Basketball Coach Marks 300th Win

Bishop Kenny Head Boys Basketball Coach Marks 300th Win

For the past sixteen years Coach Jerry Buckley has been the face of Bishop Kenny High School boys’ basketball.  Recently Coach Buckley reached a significant milestone in his career earning win number 300 in a game against a very strong Bolles team.  When asked about the win Buckley said, “I was very excited and feel […]

Girl Scouts visit Florida Capitol

Girl Scouts visit Florida Capitol

Girl Scouts of Gateway Council headed to Tallahassee last month for the third annual Girl Scout Day at the Capitol to raise awareness of their mission, impact, and advocacy work among the state’s legislators, a few of whom were pinned as honorary Girl Scouts. Girl Scouts, volunteers, and staff members from each of Florida’s six […]

Stockton Elementary students give back

Stockton Elementary students give back

Fourth and fifth grade students participating in the Stockton Elementary School’s Anchored4Life leadership program have started a “Kindness Campaign” in which they suggest different ways that students can show kindness in the school and throughout the community, according to Jennifer Norton, a teacher at Stockton Elementary and one of the program’s sponsors. Filled with the […]