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.

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

The Knightdale High School Marching Band will hold a pancake breakfast fundraiser from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28 at Knightdale High School, 100 Bryan Chalk Lane, Knightdale. Tickets are $7 in advance, $8 at the door. For details go to knightdalehsband.com/pancake-breakfast.

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.