Portland School Notebook: May 21

  • Mail this page!
  • Delicious
  • 0

Cheverus track gives back

PORTLAND — Coaches and runners from the Cheverus track team, along with their families and friends, recently coordinated a community service project to support the Friendship House, a Christian substance-abuse rehabilitation center. The team gathered much needed household supplies, personal care items, gift cards, clothing and other items to support the residents of the Friendship House.

Cheverus High School announces valedictorian and salutatorian

PORTLAND — Cheverus High School recently announced that Adam Zieba is the valedictorian of the class of 2012. Zieba is the son of Marion and Paul Zieba of Portland. He will attend Tufts University in the fall.

Cheverus also announced that Allison Saunders, daughter of Jean and David Saunders, is the class of 2012 salutatorian. Saunders will attend Georgetown University in the fall.

Deering Co-Curricular Director Receives National Certification

PORTLAND — Melanie Craig, the co-curricular director at Deering High School in Portland, has been named a certified athletic administrator by the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association.

Sidebar Elements

Students from King Middle School recently visited Deering Oaks Park to inspect the results of their garden project, a tulip garden planted last fall as a part of the Pink Tulip Project, a cancer fundraising and awareness campaign run by the Maine Cancer Foundation.