Graduate Max States has been accepted to Pepperdine University and the Pepperdine Men’s Volleyball team. Max’s first action as a collegiate athlete was an ACE. Congratulations, Max! See Max’s Pepperdine bio here: http://www.pepperdinesports.com/sports/m-volley/mtt/max_states_878759.html
Solimar graduate, Julia McBeth, will be receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Psychology in May from USC, where she has maintained a 4.0 grade point. She has been offered membership into the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. And she has been notified that she has won the 2014 Provost Award for the highest GPA of all transfer students in all disciplines at USC! Congratulations, Julia!
12th grader Amelia Steeger was informed in May 2013 that she would be receiving the U.S. Figure Skating Graduating Senior Program Gold Level Award.
Former student, Alec Loorz, 18, received the inaugural Coretta Scott King A.N.G.E.L. Award on January 10, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia, honoring his work as founder of Kids vs. Global Warming. Alec began his environmental work at age 12. Currently he attends Quest University in British Columbia.
Alec’s award speech: http://vimeo.com/58147491
Ventura County Star article: about Alec and his many accomplishments
10th grader Chandler applied to TED Youth Talks and is one of 400 accepted applicants. Here is the art work Chandler submitted with his application:
8th grader Amanda recently created her business page, Amanda’s Grotto, on Etsy.com. Amanda makes beautiful, unique hair accessories. Visit Amanda’s shop:
10th grader Kristen is learning how to create lyric videos, using Adobe After Effects and other programs. Her career interest is Digital Multimedia Technology.
See a sample of her work here: https://vimeo.com/66198015
Chandler Frantz, student of Solimar Academy and actor, attending the 65th annual (2012) Cannes Film Festival in support of his new movie, “Moonrise Kingdom” in which he has a co-starring role playing “Gadge”.
The Art Institute of Charleston’s Fashion Club, MODE, held its First Annual Fashion Show and
Silent Auction on Friday, February 25, 2011.
The winning house design was selected by DisneyToon Studios filmmakers, currently working on the upcoming “Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue,”…
Cranes for Change is a Girl Scout Gold Award project which is to establish an environmental awareness and action group for kids…