Three Scholarships Given


This year the SLCREA awarded three scholarships to high school students interested in entering the field of education. The three students were in attendance at the May 26th SLCREA meeting. Our scholarship recipients for 2016 are:

Rebecka Brown.       LPA.    $1000.00

Mattes Thomas.       LPA.         500.00

Jose Martinez.          FPC.         500.00

Final Meeting of 2015-2016 Year

May 26th marked the end of the 2015-2016 year for the SLCREA.  The meeting was a pot-luck luncheon held at The Crossing Church. The three scholarship recipients were present. Installation of the officers for the 2016-2018 years was officiated by Representative Larry Lee. SLCREA is now adjourned for the summer and will resume on September 15, 2016. Enjoy a wonderful summer and we will welcome all members, as well as any new members, in the Fall.

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September Meeting:
Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. at The Crossing Church
Bring a covered dish to share
New retirees will be invited to this meeting

November 19 Meeting at Parkway


The November meeting of SLCREA was held on November 19 at Parkway Elementary School. We were treated to a Thanksgiving feast prepared by the school’s cafeteria staff. Third grade students entertained us with musical numbers and gave us a warm welcome. A huge thanks to the school and its staff for hosting this event for the second year.
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Bonita Williams, Norma McGuire, Pat Davis, Buster Nelson, Christine Kriser, Fannie Henderson, Carol Ratliff, Arlena Lee, Joan McClenny with gifts for Devereux’s “Making Christmas Bright”.


Joan McClenny presenting books to Parkway Principal Carolyn Wilkins. These books will be given to students to take home to read over the holidays.

November General Meeting

November 19, 2015 will be the next general meeting of the SLCREA. We will meet at Parkway Elementary for a Thanksgiving Diner. The cost for the meal will be $3.00. Remember to bring the gifts for the children that you signed for at the October meeting. The gifts are to unwrapped and labeled with the name of the child and the caseworker. Also if you have collected any children’s books for donation, please bring them also.

If you have not signed up to attend, but would like to join us, please contact Norma McGuire.

Parkway Elementary – 7000 NW Selvitz Road, PSL.

Florida Retired Educators Day

Governor Rick Scott has declared November 15, 2015 to be Retired Educator Day. This day is to “celebrate and recognize Florida’s retired educators for their dedication to empowering students and strengthen our local statewide communities.”

To see complete certificate of recognition click on the link, slcrea

In addition to the State’s recognition, our local governments and community are also celebrating Saint Lucie County’s retired teachers with special recognition.

Following is a list of events that will show appreciation for the retired teachers of Saint Lucie County. Please plan on attending to show your support.

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September 14th Meeting Agenda

SLCREA September meeting will begin at 11:30 on 9/14/2015.

Call to Order                                              Norma McGuire, President
Reading of Minutes                                  Fannie Henderson, Secretary
Treasurer’s Report                                   Pat Davis, Treasurer

New Business:
Directory                                                     Norma McGuire

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