Eastern Wake News

School Notes

Elon University honors

Ruby Marie Gibbs of Knightdale earned a place on the Elon University President's List for the Fall 2014 semester. The President's List is composed of students with no grade below an A-minus in a minimum of 12 semester hours.

Jane Marie Seidel and Rachel Robertson Ormond, both of Knightdale, and Rachel Kate Cockrell and Kali O-Ryan Snuggs, both of Wendell made the Dean's List. Students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 with no grade lower that a B-minus in a minimum of 12 semester hours to make the Dean's List.

Prom Dress Exchange

East Wake High School is holding a prom dress exchange. To donate a used prom or bridesmaid dress, bring it to the EWHS main office by Friday, March 6. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, March 7, free prom dresses will be available for East Wake High School students. A student ID is required in order to participate. East Wake High School is located at 5101 Rolesville Rd., Wendell.

Praise Prom

The Praise Prom is a Christian alternative prom created for area high school homeschoolers, but open to any rising 9th grade to 12th grade student and alumni up to age 21. The prom will be from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday, May 15, at the Wendell Community Center, 601 W. Third St., Wendell. Cost is $45 to $60. Register at praiseprom.com/home. Contact Traci Lanphere at ffa4jesus@yahoo.com or 919-208-4354 with questions.