William T. Dwyer High School to host Italian dinner, auction event


PALM BEACH COUNTY SCHOOLS

WILLIAM T. DWYER HIGH

The annual Italian Dinner/Silent Auction takes place Friday at the school, 13600 N. Military Trail, Palm Beach Gardens. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students. Children younger than 5 are admitted free. Contact Allen Lamp 561-625-7879 or allen.lamp@palm​beachschools.or​g for tickets.

BRIEFLY

The eighth annual Alan Lebow Award for Excellence in Shakespearean Performance was presented recently in the Kravis Center’s Khoury Family Dance Rehearsal Hall. Created by Kids’ Dreams Inc. in memory of its co-founder, Alan Lebow, the award honors students from Title I high schools who perform short selections from William Shakespeare’s works before a panel of judges.

The top winners, each earning a $1,000 cash prize, were Kathie Torres and Ryan Gosling, students at Royal Palm Beach High. Three students earned Honorable Mention awards and $500 each: Sendjia Alliance, Santaluces High; Morgan Kennedy, Boynton Beach High; and Claudia Torres, Royal Palm Beach High. Awarded $250 as Distinguished Participants were Adam Benjamin, Raymond Cuas and November Nielsen, Boynton Beach High; Emily Medina, Santaluces High; Sidney Smith, Royal Palm Beach High; and Harry L. Willis III, Palm Beach Gardens High.

The George Snow Scholarship Fund will host its annual Tiki Dinner 6-10 p.m. April 19 at the Boca Raton Resort and Club. Tickets are limited and are $250 per person. For information, call 561-347-6799 or visit www.scholarship.org.

TREASURE COAST SCHOOLS

CLARK ADVANCED LEARNING CENTER

Jordin Preston, a junior, was named Youth of the Year by Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County. The award recognizes leadership, service, academic excellence and dedication to live a healthy lifestyle. With the local title, she received the Nancy A. McLernon Youth of the Year Endowed Scholarship. She will go on to compete for the Florida Youth of the Year title and a $5,000 college scholarship from Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

Compiled by Sy O’Neill. Send school news to neighborhood@pbpost.com. Dated items must be sent at least two weeks before the event.



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