Archives for June 2011

Sanibel School 3rd Grade Tops State Rankings…

KUDOS to Sanibel School 3rd graders for placing #1 in Lee County for FCAT Reading and Math scores!  These scores place our school’s 3rd grade in the top 1% of schools in the state on FCAT Reading and in the top 2% on FCAT Math.  Way to go!!

How not to worry about Hurricane Season

I don’t worry about hurricanes anymore. Don’t misunderstand me, I take them very seriously. I lived at ground zero for Hurricane Andrew in Miami (a category 5 beast) so I have first hand experience of what they can do. I just don’t WORRY about them anymore. Why not? I prepare and have a plan. That’s […]

What Does Hurricane Season Mean for Sanibel?

From June 1st through November 30th it’s hurricane season again. For the Gulf Coast of Florida, the hurricane season doesn’t usually heat up until the second half: late August through November. The peak of the season on Sanibel Island is September 10th. Every place to live has special considerations: quakes, tornados, floods, monster blizzards, pollution, […]