Around the Halls
Find out what is happening in your favorite schools.
Avery Elementary School recently announced its 2012 Young Authors' Fair Winners who will represent the school at the county-wide author's fair.
Congratulations to Moxon Glosson, Mackenzie Czerner, Autumn Dustin, Trinity Starzyk, Drew Vajda and Brooke Wildes.
Avery fifth-grader Joselin Ortuno won third place in the Geography category at the Regional Social Studies Fair held at Kennesaw State University.
Holly Springs Elementary School fourth-grader Izabella Mingolla raised $1,000 in this year's Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser that benefits the American Heart Association. As a third-grader, she raised $660; as a second-grader, she raised $875.
The School-Based Enterprise school store at Creekview High School was among the five school stores in the United States achieving Bronze Certification this year from the DECA organization.
Several students won the Regional Science and Engineering fair:
Cameron Buice, Dean Rusk, first place
Byron Schirner, Creekland, second place
Nieves Ristuccia, Dean Rusk, second place
Rebecca Choe, Dean Rusk, second place
Brittany Wallace, Dean Rusk, third place