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Tuesday, Jul. 01, 2014

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Compiled by Gina Smith

Mooresville Graded School District

Before and After School Program: Registration is open for the Mooresville Graded School District’s Before and After School Program for the 2014-2015 school year. To register online, visit https://secure.infosnap.com/family/actionforms.aspx.

Coddle Creek Elementary

Summer Media Center hours: The Media Center is open to students 2-3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through Aug. 1.

Lakeshore Middle

Fall sports information: Football tryouts will take place 6-8 p.m. Aug. 18. Cross country practice will be after school until 4:45 p.m. starting Aug. 27. Volleyball workouts are scheduled 3:30-5:15 p.m. Aug. 18, 19 and 22, and tryouts are after school until 4:45 p.m. Aug. 25-26. Cheerleading tryouts are after school until 5:15 p.m. Aug. 27-29. Students must live in the Lakeshore Middle School district. A current physical from a doctor is mandatory for tryouts. Participating students must have a sports physical before they can attend practice. A concussion information form must also be completed and signed by both the student and parents. Forms are available at: http://iss.schoolwires.com//site/Default.aspx?PageID=282.

Shepherd Elementary

Media Center summer hours: The Media Center will be open to rising first-fifth graders 12:30-4 p.m. July 16 and 30 and Aug. 13.

Troutman Middle

Summer Transition Camp: A free Summer Transition Camp for rising sixth-graders will be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 11. Lunch will be provided and transportation is available if needed. Registration is required. Details: 704-528-5137.

South Iredell High

FFA awards: The South Iredell Future Farmers of America group attended the 86th North Carolina FFA Convention June 17-19 in Raleigh, N.C. and received awards for 100 percent membership and chapter growth. Jacob Oliphant received a perfect score in the Tools and Materials competition. Karleigh Sherrill and Caleb Troutman received a second place award for their research on pasture rotation.

Host families: The Council on International Educational Exchange is seeking host families in Charlotte and the surrounding counties for international high school students arriving in August. Participating families can choose to host students for five or 10 months. For details, contact Trish Hasty at 704-661-4765 or t.hasty@hotmail.com or visit www.ciee.org/highschool.

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