Elementary School’s Centennial Building Renovations in Full Swing for
100 Year Celebration
Seminole, FL (April 17, 2015) – Seminole Elementary School is gearing up for their Centennial Celebration coming up on Saturday, May 2 2015. In preparation of the big event, the Pinellas County School Board has been renovating the 100 year old building by putting a new roof on the building and restoring the inside with new walls, ceiling, fans and windows. The total cost of the renovations is more than $275,000. The school is also getting a new electronic billboard and a new historical marquee near the Centennial Building.
The Centennial Celebration will take place at the school, 10950 74th Avenue N. The event will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with a ceremony at 1 p.m. with several of the former principals of the school including: Ernest Pierce, John Wuertz, Elaine Cutler and Bonnie Cangelosi. There will also be several dignitaries including Representative Larry Ahern and proclamations from Seminole Mayor Leslie Waters and Pinellas County Commissioner Janet Long.
The day will be full of food, music, entertainment and activities for the kids including bounce houses, face painting and more. There will also be tours of the historical Centennial Building. You will also be able to purchase bricks and Centennial shirts the day of the event.
The school invites the community to come out and celebrate 100 years of excellence at Seminole Elementary School.
Seminole Elementary would like to extend a special thank you to our sponsors including: City of Seminole, Pinellas County School Board, Seminole Elementary PTA, Kiwanis Club of Seminole, Tampa Bay Newspapers Seminole Beacon, Gamble’s Carriage Cleaners, Trust Business Services, Seminole Garden Florist, Seminole Nurseries, McDonalds, Mathnasium of Largo, Seminole Lanes, Campbell’s Tutorial, Law Offices of DeLoach & Hofstra, P.A., All Children’s Guild-Seminole Largo, Whitman Family Foundation, Dr. Mary Jo Allman Brubaker, The R Club, Lunch Bunch, Seminole Chamber of Commerce, Seminole Rotary Club, VFW Post 9272, Sandy Hartmann-Keller Williams and Representative Larry Ahern.
Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015
Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. special ceremony at 1 p.m.
Location: Seminole Elementary School, 10950 74th Ave. N. Seminole, FL 33772
Kindergarten Registration in full swing
Seminole Elementary School is having a Centennial Celebration on Saturday, May 2nd. The school was opened on its current site with two teachers in the fall of 1915 and is one of the oldest buildings in our city. The school is celebrating the 100 year anniversary with the whole community. We have an event planned that day from 11a.m. to 3 p.m. including fun, food and entertainment. We will have a special ceremony at 1 p.m. with honored guests including city, county and school officials including former principals of Seminole Elementary.
We are asking businesses to help sponsor Seminole Elementary School’s Centennial Celebration. Attached is our sponsorship package. Money raised for the event will also be used to help purchase technology for the students.
We would love for all of you to attend the event as we celebrate our 100 years of excellence.
We also invite you to be a part of the school’s permanent history by donating a brick to the school. The bricks are $30 each.
We look forward to your help in sponsoring our school for this historical event.
Diane Cato, Principal
Seminole Elementary School
10950 74th Ave. N.
Seminole, Fl. 33772
School Hours 8:35-am 2:35pm
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Centennial Celebration