School Notes, July 26

July 22, 2013 

Boys and Girls Clubs seek school supplies

Boys and Girls Clubs of America and Staples will participate in the Staples for Students National School Supply Drive through Sept. 28. All donations will be given to the local Boys and Girls Clubs, who will deliver the goods to disadvantaged youths.

The local Staples stores that are participating in the supply drive are at: 2950 Millbrook Road, Raleigh; 404 E. Six Forks Road, Raleigh; and 8041 Brier Creek Parkway, Raleigh.

’73 reunion of Sanderson High

Sanderson High’s class of 1973 will celebrate its 40th reunion from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, at North Hills Club, 4824 Yadkin Drive, Raleigh. The cost is $58 per person and includes food and two beverage tickets. For more information, email

Haven House collecting donations

Haven House, a nonprofit providing services to at-risk youths and their families in Wake County, is seeking donations of school supplies for its youths ages 10-17. Drop off donations before Friday, Aug. 9 at Haven House Cabarrus Street Office, 600 W. Cabarrus St., Raleigh. For more information, call Linda Battaglia at 919-833-3312 Ext. 125 or email

Summer workshops for high schoolers

Summer workshops for high school students will be offered at The Wade Edwards Foundation and Learning Lab, 714 St Mary’s St., Raleigh. The cost is $30 for the workshop and $25 for each additional workshop. Here is the workshop schedule:

Aug. 5-8 – Algebra 1 Review and Organic Chemistry will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon. Algebra 2 review and a Study Right course will be offered from 1 to 4 p.m.

Aug. 12-15 – Write Outside the Box and Interact: Teen Relationships and Dating will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon. College Application Quick Start and Common Core Math 1 Prep will be offered from 1 to 4 p.m.

For more information or to register, visit

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