Holly Springs students sing
Maggie Lewis and Sarah Rasey of Holly Springs High School performed in the 9-10 All Carolina Select Choir.
Fuquay-Varina student earns scholarship
Trey Russell of Fuquay-Varina earned the John and Charles Wesley Heritage Scholarship at North Carolina Wesleyan College and entrance to the school’s Honors College this fall. Russell, a senior at Wake Christian Academy, is the son of Jay and Dawn Russell of Fuquay-Varina.
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Local students honored at Youth Legislative Assembly
At the Youth Legislative Assembly, Jonathan Avery of Durham, a senior at Cary Academy, earned the Outstanding Committee Chairman Award. Avery and Martin Kendrick of Sanford, a senior at Cary Academy, earned Outstanding Service Awards. Tafui Leggard of Cary, a student at the Wake Young Women’s Leadership Academy, earned an Outstanding Delegate Award.
Panther Creek students compete
Panther Creek High School Indoor Percussion won the group’s second consecutive gold medal at the Atlantic Indoor Association Championships in March.
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.
Athens Drive High School
▪ Encouragement, Empowerment and Excellence in Every Classroom!: $7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, April 21-23, $125.
▪ Beginner Rhythm Ballroom Dance: 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 28-May 7, $80.
Reedy Creek Middle School
▪ Floral Design Specialties: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, April 15-May 6, $85.
Cary High School students will present “IMProv” shows monthly through May. Shows start at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium at 638 Walnut St., Cary. Shows will be on Friday, April 17, and Friday, May 15. Admission costs $2. For details, go to caryhsperformingarts.com.
Green Tie Gala
The Cary High School Performing Arts Department’s eighth annual Green Tie Gala will be at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Thursday, April 23, in the school auditorium, 638 Walnut St. Culinary students will serve hors d’oeuvres from 6:30-7 p.m. There will also be a silent auction.
Admission costs $2 for the 3 p.m. performance and $5 for the 7 p.m. performance. For details, go to caryhsperformingarts.com.
Kingswood Elementary School’s International Festival will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday, May 1, at 200 E. Johnson St., Cary. There will be a Color Run from 7:30-8 p.m. to raise money for the school’s outdoor learning center and other programs. For details, call 919-460-3481 or email PTA president Rachel Reichert at KingswoodPTA@gmail.com.
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