Robinson to host color guard tryouts
Tryouts are next week for the Robinson High School Starlets, the school's color guard team. A mandatory informational meeting is at 4:30 p.m. today at the school's gym, 6011 S Lois Ave. Auditions for male and female dancers will be at 4:30 p.m. every day next week, also in the gym. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gaither students present 'The Wiz'
Students at Gaither High School will present a 1960's-style production of the Broadway musical The Wiz at 7 p.m. Thursday and May 21 at the school, 16200 N Dale Mabry Highway. The play is a re-telling of the story The Wizard of Oz. The cost is $7 for adults. For more information, contact Lee Ann Brown at email@example.com.
Tampa Catholic student merits honor
People to People International, a nonprofit humanitarian organization, recently named Ariel Ayes, a ninth-grader at Tampa Catholic High School, as one of 25 Inspirational Merit Scholars.
Ayes received the honor for his ability as a student leader to inspire his fellow students, as well as teachers and others with his dedication and involvement in the community, according to a news release from the organization.
Along with the honor, Ayes will receive a $2,000 scholarship to be used toward participation in the organization's Student Ambassador Program.