North Raleigh: Community

School Notes: Dec. 28

Open house

Thales Academy Raleigh will host a tour for prospective students and their families from 8 to 9 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, at 8151 Town Drive, Raleigh. For details, go to ThalesAcademy.org.

Scholarships available

Wake Electric will accept applications for 2015 scholarships for college students through March 16. The Fred M. Alford Memorial Scholarship is worth $2,000, and 16 Touchstone Energy Scholarships are worth up to $1,250. To learn about the qualifications for the scholarships, and to register, go to WEMC.com/Scholarships.aspx.

Lifelong learning

The Wake County Public School System will offer Lifelong Learning classes starting in January at local high schools. For details, go to WCPSS.net/adult-edu.

Leesville High School

• Basic Conversational Spanish I: 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 28 to March 18; $125.



• Triangle Youth Orchestra: 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 12 to April 20; $145.



Millbrook High School

• Basic Conversational Spanish I: 6:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Jan. 27 to March 17; $125.



• Medical Billing I and II: 6:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan. 13 to Feb. 26; $230.



• Mortgage Career Basics: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan. 20-22; $125.



• Personal Computer & Windows Introduction: 7 to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 8-29; $85.



• Preserve Your Voice and Make it Last a Lifetime: 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays, Jan, 8-15; $60.



• Word for Windows Intro: 7 to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 7-28; $85.



• You Can Have a Spring Garden: 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26; $40.



Sanderson High School

• Classical Painting Techniques: 6:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Jan. 13 to March 3; $125.



• SAT Preparation: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 22 to March 5; $395.



• Wedding Planning 101: 6:30 to 8:30 Tuesdays, Jan. 20 to March 10; $100.



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