To include information in the School Briefs, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or fax news to 919-556-2233.
-Elementary school news-
Wake Forest Elementary:
•Parents are invited to join the PTA at wfepta.org/join-pta.
•Regular updates are available at wespta.org. For more information, e-mail Rosemary Ros at email@example.com.
-Middle school news-
•PTA welcome packets are available at tinyurl.com/PTApackePr.
Wake Forest Middle:
•PTSA updates are available at wfrmsptsa.com.
-High school news-
•School information is updated regularly at tinyurl.com/HeritagePTA.
Wake Forest High:
•The next regularly scheduled general membership meeting of the Wake Forest High School Parent-Teacher-Student Association will be Aug. 20, 7 p.m. in the school media center.
The PTSA chapter meets the second Tuesday at 7 p.m. every month unless otherwise noted.
Memberships may be renewed or begun for just $10 per person and can be mailed to Wake Forest High, attention: PTSA or online at wfhsptsa.com.
•Volunteer registration is under way. Volunteer no later than 3:30 p.m. Oct. 31 at the school.
•The new school websites have launched to reflect Wake Forest High rather than Wake Forest-Rolesville High. All domains have remained the same, except for “wfrhs” has changed to “wfhs” in each website address.
•Join the PTA at wakefieldhsconnect.org.
•Freshmen Early Start Day will take place Aug. 23, 8:30-11 a.m., doors will open at 8 a.m. This is an opportunity for students to become familiar with Wakefield High School before the first day of school. Students will run through an abbreviated schedule to meet all his/hers teachers and get school information.
The event will take place on both campuses; buses will transport students between campuses to their classroom locations. Transportation to and from the event will not be provided.
Please refer to students's class schedule and Wakefield High School's website for information regarding what campus to report to that morning.
•The next meeting of the Franklinton High Business Alliance will be in August.
•To join the Franklinton High Athletic Booster Club, contact Laura Murosky at firstname.lastname@example.org.
•The high school tour for prospective students and their families is Monday, Aug. 12, 9-10 a.m. at 3121 Heritage Trade Drive, Wake Forest.
For more information, see thalesacademy.org or call 919-435-2715.
Vance-Granville Community College:
• Vance-Granville Community College will be highlighted on Thursday, Aug. 22, on UNC-TV’s North Carolina Now.
As part of the N.C. Community College System’s 50th Anniversary celebration this year, UNC-TV has been producing short documentaries on each of the 58 community colleges in the state.
The segment will air at 7:30 p.m. Afterward, the VGCC profile will also be posted online for viewing at unctv.org.