Debutantes selected for ‘Les Belles Perles’ cotillion
|Photo courtesy of Palmer Photography Studio|
The 2011 debutantes are seniors at area high schools in Greater Akron. The 2011 debutantes and their schools are:
• Akron Early College High School: Jabree Gordon;
• Buchtel High School: Tia Hicks-Barnes, Jesekah Riley-Bell and Shanika Shropshire;
• Copley High School: Amber Cobb;
• Ellet High School: Cidney Lett;
• Firestone High School: Joanne Burney, Bria Cooke, Jocelyn Hopper, Miryam Johnson, Wintre Ward and Ashlyne Wilson;
• Garfield High School: Montè Thornton;
• Kenmore High School: Annitra Lewis;
• Nordonia High School: Dornice Friday;
• North High School: Shawatha Covington; and
• Norton High School: Korinne Edwards.
The debutantes were selected based on their overall academic performance in high school; school and community involvement; and letters of recommendations submitted on their behalf, according to Sorority officials.
Tickets for the presentation are $55 and may be purchased from any debutante. The deadline for the purchase of tickets is Jan. 29.
For additional information about the cotillion, contact Tanya Watson at 330-523-0299 or Angaletta Shufford at 330-329-6629.
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