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Bike-Ped, City launch student Bike Safety PSA video contest

Calling all middle and high school students in media and audio-visual classes and your teachers, join an effort to create videos that encourage students to learn about bicycle and pedestrian safety issues.

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Cape Coral's U10 USA Girls capture 3v3 Soccer National Championship

As kids from around Cape Coral return to school this year, a major topic of conversation among the students is, as always, sharing what they did during the summer break.

For a group of students, the conversation will certainly contain a little bragging, and rightfully so.

It was a summer to remember for elementary school students, Ryleigh Acosta, Mikala Allen, Samantha Connar, Cameron Fallacara, Gigi Gerke-Ramirez, and Stephanie Saracione.

Their summer was spent as members of Cape Coral's USA Girls U10 Soccer team.

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Cape High's IB Program developing leaders of tomorrow

Over the past decade, Cape Coral High School's International Bacaulerate (IB) program has grown into a shining star at the school.

Students across the area attend Cape Coral's oldest high school simply to be part of the IB program.

Started in Geneva, Switzerland in the 1960's the International Baccalaureate program has become recognized throughout the world one of, if not, the most, comprehensive and challenging high school curriculum.

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Cape Coral Police announce May 2016 Do The Right Thing winners

On Wednesday, May 18, the Cape Coral Police Department held their final monthly Do The Right Thing Awards ceremony of the 2015-2016 school year at City Hall.

The department recognized thirteen Cape Coral students who were nominated for their recent actions that had a positive impact on the community.

The department hosts the ceremony each month during the school year to honor local students for going above and beyond in their every day life to "do the right thing."

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North High's Lampkins makes Air Force Academy choice official

North Fort Myers High School Senior Madison Lampkins is giving new meaning to the phrase "Fly the coop."

Beginning this fall, Lampkins will spend the next four years attending the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado on a four-year full soccer scholarship.

Lampkins is one of only 1,200 students of the 9,000 that applied to be accepted into the prestigious academy this year. She will receive a full four-year scholarship that will include her education, room and board, insurance, and a base pay. The scholarship is valued just under $500,000.


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