Send school information to [email protected] or by fax to 919-556-2233.
Wakefield Middle orientation
Wakefield Middle School’s orientation for sixth graders will take place April 10 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the gymnasium.
Parents and students may tour the school, meet staff members and get information for a successful transition to sixth grade.
Franklinton High happenings
•Alliance committee meeting scheduled April 10 at 3:15 p.m.
•FHS PTSA and community yard sale is Saturday, April 12, 7 a.m.-12 p.m. in the student parking lot.
Space rental is $10, which supports senior scholarships and teacher grants. Reservations are preferred.
For additional information, see fhsredrams.weebly.com.
•Junior/Senior prom is April 26 at the school.
•Support Franklinton High School by linking your store card at Food Lion, Harris Teeter and Target. A percentage of your purchase will go toward FHS.
•To join the Franklinton High Athletic Booster Club, contact Laura Murosky at [email protected]
Wake Tech presents musical
The Wake Tech Community College fine arts department presents the musical production Grease at the Northern Wake Campus, 6600 Louisburg Road in Raleigh.
The showings are April 9 at 12 p.m., and April 10, 11 and 12 at 7 p.m.
General admission is $10, or $5 for Wake Tech students and employees with ID. See finearts.waketech.edu for more information.
Wake Forest Elementary
•The Spring Fling and Food Truck Rodeo is scheduled April 25, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., with games, raffles, a silent auction and more. Volunteers and donors are welcomed. The community is invited. For more information e-mail [email protected]
•Keep up at wfepta.org.
Heritage Elementary music programs
The Heritage Elementary School honors choir and third-graders will present a spring program April 30 at 9:10 a.m. and 7 p.m.
The honors choir is an auditioned group that rehearses two or three days a week before school, and has performed at Meymandi Hall in Raleigh.
The third-grade show is Pirates!, composed by John Jacobson, and takes place around a 40-foot pirate ship complete with gangplank.
RHS hosts cow patty bingo
The first annual Cow Patty Bingo event is scheduled May 10 between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the Rolesville High School football field.
Tickets for squares go on sale March 20 for $5. The owner of the winning square (where the cow drops a patty) gets a $500 cash prize.
Purchase tickets from any RHS athlete until May 7, or through [email protected] Tickets will also be available the day of the event before the cow is released to do its business.
Other happenings during the event, which is sponsored by the Rolesville Athletic Club, include raffle drawings, bands and dance companies, and participation by local vendors.
Franklin County Schools
•Find breakfast and lunch menus at fcschools.weebly.com/child-nutrition.html.
•Report cases of bullying anonymously at tiny.cc/FCSbullyreport.
•Get text message alerts in case of bad weather or other emergencies at tiny.cc/FCStextalerts.
•For more Franklin Schools information, see fcschools.weebly.com.
Wake County Schools
•Find breakfast and lunch menus at wcpss.net/parents/school-meals.
•Direct transportation question to wcpss.net/parents/transportation or 919-805-3030 — including for emergencies.
•Find out what to do in case of bad weather or snow at wcpss.net/parents/inclement-weather.html.
•For more Wake Schools information, see wcpss.net.