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Friends School of Charlotte: Open house, grades kindergarten through fifth, 9-10:30 a.m. Thursdays. Contact 704-567-9445 or email

Queens's Grant High: Admissions information meeting for parents, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 23. Walking tour 10 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Feb. 8, 15, 22 and 29. Reserve a walking tour at

Arborbrook Christian Academy: In fall 2012, Arborbrook will offer Transitional Kindergarten. Contact Joy Fisk at 704-821-9952 or

Covenant Day: Students will present performances of "Singin' in the Rain" Feb. 9-11. For times and ticket information call 704-847-2385.

CDS re-enrollment packets for current students were mailed in January. Any family who did not receive the packet should call Lisa Barlow at 704-847-2385.

Carmel Christian School: Geography Bee overall winner is Hunter Dixon, eighth grade; and Garrett Fogg, seventh grade, in second place. Winners in grades one through four are Eva Vega, second grade, and Bond Uzomba, first grade. Grades five through eight winners are Abigayle Hannon, fifth grade, and Thomas Maye, fifth grade.

Margaret Lynch, 10th grade, won first chair in the South Central All-District Band. Margaret will perform with the band at a Lenoir-Rhyne University concert and also is eligible to audition for the All-State Band.