... Maggie T. (Gr. 4), Jimmy T. (Gr. 8) and Jack T. (Gr. 10) for lending a hand at the family shelter (formerly of ASAP Family Services but is being acquired by the St. Petersburg Free Clinic.) The siblings were helping remove vegetation and landscaping that's unsafe for a yard that will be used by the children of families that will temporarily call the shelter their home. Jimmy T. is leading the effort as a part of his 8th Grade Personal Project, and his entire family pitched in on Saturday, February 9.

... Senior Brooke T. has been honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a President's Volunteer Service Award. The award, which recognizes Americans of all ages who have volunteered significant amounts of their time to serve their communities, was presented by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program on behalf of President Barack Obama. At the Monday Upper Division meeting, Brooke received a letter and a certificate recognizing her service contributions to the local and global community over the past four years.