Ware Academy to Host Dodgeball Tournament March 1

Community – students and adults – encouraged to register to play.

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Located one mile from Main Street in Gloucester’s historic Courthouse district, Ware Academy is a Pre-K through 8th Grade independent school.

Gloucester, Va. (PRWEB) January 23, 2014

Ware Academy will host its annual Dodgeball Tournament on Saturday, March 1 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the school’s gymnasium.

The event is open to the public to attend for a $2 admission fee.

The community – both students and adults – can also register to enter a team. Team registration fee is $25. Team size limit is 10 players, with six players allowed per game.

Age groups and grades are separated into sixth through eighth grade and ninth grade and up.

Team costumes are encouraged.

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ware Academy soccer teams and the annual eighth grade trip.

To register, visit http://www.wareacademy.org.

For more information, contact Ginger James, Director of Admissions and Special Events, at gjames(at)wareacademy(dot)org or 804.693.3825.

ABOUT WARE ACADEMY:

Located one mile from Main Street in Gloucester’s historic Courthouse district on a 19-acre campus, Ware Academy is a co-ed, independent day school for students in Pre-Kindergarten 3 through eighth grade. Ware Academy empowers each student to achieve academic excellence, emphasizing the development of mind, body and character.

The primary objectives are to educate the whole child to his fullest potential and for students to acquire a respect and a desire for learning in order to develop into independent, life long learners in preparation for productive and fulfilled lives.

Founded in 1949, Ware Academy is a non-profit, non-denominational, non-sectarian school promoting ethnic and racial diversity. Ware Academy selects students on the basis of academic potential and developmental readiness without regard to race, color, creed, or ethnic origin.

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.


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