Gloucester, VA (PRWEB) May 03, 2013
Ware Academy will host its 11th Annual Ware Academy Golf Tournament Friday, June 7 at the Indian Creek Yacht & Country Club in Kilmarnock.
“This is one of our signature fundraising events of the year,” said Ginger James, Ware Academy’s Director of Admissions and Special Events. “These funds help support academic programs, scholarships and tuition assistance.”
Ware Academy hopes to raise $30,000 this year. The 2012 event brought in $22,000.
Located one mile from the historic courthouse area of Gloucester, Va., Ware Academy is an independent school for students' pre-K to eighth grade.
The 2013 Ware Academy Golf Tournament is presented by Rappahannock Concrete.
Want to play? Register as an individual for $125 or with a team for $500. The cost to play includes greens fees with cart, lunch, course beverages and dinner.
Tournament check-in begins at 10 a.m. with a shotgun start at noon. Captain’s Choice format and Stableford Scoring rules apply.
Featured events throughout the tournament include Beat the Pro, Hole-In-One, 50/50 Raffle, Longest Drive and Closest to the Pin.
Sponsorship opportunities are still available, according to James. Individuals, families and businesses can sponsor the tournament, holes and the beverage cart at a variety of support levels.
The Indian Creek Yacht & Country Club is located in Kilmarnock at 362 Club Drive.
For more information about playing or sponsorship opportunities, contact Ginger James, Director of Admissions and Special Events, at 804.693.3825.
ABOUT WARE ACADEMY:
Located one mile from Main Street in Gloucester’s historic Courthouse district, Ware Academy is a Pre-K through 8th Grade independent school. The 19-acre campus is widely recognized by its signature farmhouse called Noland Hall, which houses the administrative offices, kindergarten, pre-kindergarten, music and art classrooms.
The Lower and Middle Schools are located in Waddell, Thomas, and Pickett Halls, with athletics, physical education and drama classes held in Kilborn Hall.
In addition to classrooms, Ware offers a fully outfitted computer lab, a science laboratory and a 1,000-square-foot library. The athletic program includes soccer, volleyball, cross-country, basketball, lacrosse and golf.
Ware Academy is accredited by the Virginia Association of Independent Schools, the National Association of Independent Schools, and the Education Records Bureau and the Secondary School Admissions Test Board. Ware Academy is also a member of the National Middle School Association, the National Junior Honor Society and the Association of Supervision in Curriculum Development.
Keep in touch with Ware Academy online at http://www.wareacademy.org, on Facebook at /WareAcademy and on Twitter @WareAcademy1.