The Wake County Public School System will offer the following classes through its Lifelong Learning Program. Details: 919-431-7593 or www.wcpss.net/adult-edu.
Green Hope PTSA
The Green Hope High School PTSA in Cary is looking for officers, committee chairs and volunteers for the 2014-15 school year. For details, email Dee Deanhardt at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Olive Chapel Elementary PTA earns award
The PTA of Olive Chapel Elementary School in Apex earned the Ruby Acorn Award of the North Carolina PTA for having all full-time teachers enrolled in the PTA. Olive Chapel Elementary was the only school in Wake County to receive this award.
Cary High School student earns award
The Colonel L.L. Polk Camp #1486 presented the Sons of Confederate Veterans HL Hunley Leadership Award to Cadet Joseph Jeter of the Cary High School Naval JROTC Program in May.
Holly Springs students compete in festival
The Holly Springs High School Intermediate Chorale competed in the Music in The Parks Festival on May 10 in Virginia. The chorale won first place in the Mixed Choir category, a trophy and a rating of excellent.
Feed the Bin Recycling Awards
The Wake County Feed the Bin Program gave Feed the Bin Recycling Awards to local schools. West Lake Elementary School of Apex recycled the most total pounds (18,750). Other winners included Mills Park Elementary School of Cary and Holly Springs High School.
Classroom Technology Awards
Wake Electric will accept applications from teachers for the Classroom Technology Awards grant program through Monday, Sept. 15. Grants of up to $3,000 are available. For details or to apply, call 919-863-6312 or 1-800-474-6300, email email@example.com or go to www.wemc.com/classawards.aspx.