On March 20 the PTAA Cultural Arts Committee sponsored a visit to the seventh grade by author Kwame Alexander, a poet, educator and the New York Times bestselling author of 24 books. He spoke to the students in the Discovery Studio.
His titles include THE CROSSOVER, which received the 2015 John Newbery Medal for the Most Distinguished Contribution to American literature for Children, the Coretta Scott King Author Award Honor, the NCTE Charlotte Huck Honor, the Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award, and the Paterson Poetry Prize.
CA wrestlers Christian and Julian Sodano have been named to The News And Observer All-Metro wrestling team.
This is the second time Christian has made the Metro team.
The brothers are both state champs. At the NCISAA State Wrestling Tournament held at Cary Academy on Feb. 17-18, Christian ('19) won at the 126-pound weight class, and Julian ('18) won at the 138-pound weight class.
US Dance will be performing at the Cary Music and Arts Festival on April 23. They will take the stage at 5PM.
The festival will be emceed by WRAL's Greg Fishel and Cullen Browder.