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.
Students earn certification
Seven East Wake School of Health Science students recently earned their nursing aide 1 certification. Zaira Jimenez Gonzalez, Kyanna Holder, Zoe Jones, Nayeli Martinez Maciel, Katelyn Tarnaski, Juanita Jimenez Vargas and Hunter Weber successfully passed the national certification assessment which consists of a written exam and a hands on demonstration of learned skills to provide direct patient care.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 919-208-4354 with questions.