Local teachers attend professional development programs
Katherine E. Belcher and Regina H. Bryson of Knightdale Elementary School; and Kristin W. Hasbrouck of Wendell Middle School, attended programs held at the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching.
NCCAT conducts a wide variety of high-quality professional development for pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade teachers.
Local students inducted into honor society
The following students were inducted into the Knightdale High School of Collaborative Design chapter of the National Honor Society earlier this fall: Jeremiah Adetona, Jacob Babb, Dominique Bagielto, Alex Betancourt, Ivey Brooks, Abril Campos, Peter Chege, Mia Cooper, Olivia Cope, Sarah Crandell, Luke Cunningham, Aaron Downs, Jori Durham, Morgan Edmonds, Jaclyn Ferraro, Kyle Ferrell, Elizabeth Goodheart, Shaun Goode, Haley Haberman, Deja Haywood, Guadalupe Hernandez, Jimena HerreraAvia, Nikkia Jacques, Tori Leech, Megan Long, Allison Manning, Jena Massing, Adriana Milla, Alexia Moore, Mercy Muriuki, Maxwell Neill, Erin Overton, Destiny Padilla, Jessica Parker, Stacey PerezMorales, Hester Pope, Xandra Savini, Joshua Schenck, Cydney Steele, Kacey Sturdivant, Victoria Thompson, Kelly Tran, Toan Tran, Benjamin Twara, Alex VanDyke, Joshua Waldrop, Taylor Ward, Tatyana Williams, Mikaya Wilson and Charles Woodlief.
Bunn Elementary wins $5000 jingle sing off
Bunn Elementary won $5,000 after its students collaborated to create a jingle video in a contest sponsored by Michael & Sons Services.
Over the past 4 months, the company has been holding its second annual elementary school jingle sing off across all the markets they serve. Participating students created original music videos of the Michael & Son jingle.
Bunn Elementary School received a check on Friday, Jan. 8, and the winners performed their version of the jingle for the owner of Michael & Son Services, Basim Mansour.