Air Force Airman Lawrence House graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. House is the son of Caleesa Donseroux of Valdosta and Larry House of Jonesboro. (Special Photo)
JONESBORO — Clayton County Public Schools’ Promoting Student Achievement Golf Tournament is set for Friday, April 25.
The fifth annual event will be held at Lake Spivey Golf Club, 8255 Clubhouse Way in Jonesboro.
The 18-hole charity event includes four-member teams at $125 per person and benefits the district’s Student Scholarship Fund and promotes higher education.
Sponsorships are available from $1,000 up to $8,000. Supporters may also donate unspecified sums. Registration is at 11 a.m. with a 12 p.m. shotgun start.
PSA Committee member Teri Rodgers is available at 770-473-2700 to answer questions about the event.
Clayton schools to host Parent Academy April 26
School officials are planning the annual Title I Parent Academy, hosted by Clayton County Public Schools’ Office of Federal Programs. The event’s theme is “Engaging, Educating and Empowering Parents.”
Parent Academy is Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. It will take place at the Clayton County Performing Arts Center, 2530 Mount Zion Parkway in Jonesboro.
Parents are asked to contact their school’s parent liaison to learn more about the event. Visit www.clayton.k12.ga.us.
Quarterly youth safe driving class May 10
Organizers with the Malcolm Omari Hill Scholarship Fund are planning another safe driving class for Southern Crescent youth.
Atlanta parents Toni and Eva Hill created the fund in memory of their son, Malcolm Omari Hill, who died in a car accident at 23. Their hopes are to prevent future fatalities through the fund, which provides quarterly safe driving classes to area youth free of charge. The classes target ages 16-25.
The next class is May 10, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., at 11336 Tara Blvd. in Hampton. Registration is required because space is limited to 20 students. To register, call 404-344-7119 or visit www.omarischolarship.org.