Culinary Team Hat Trick

The Michigan Restaurant Association Educational Support Foundation is pleased to announce that it will send the culinary team from Plymouth-Canton Educational Park to compete in the 13th annual National ProStart Invitational in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The team took first place at the Michigan ProStart Competition held on March 23 and 24, 2014 in Lansing. This is the third consecutive year the team will represent Michigan at the National Invitational.

There are still a few openings left in our Young 5’s Afternoon and Half-Day Afternoon Kindergarten Programs at Hoben Elementary School, 44680 Saltz Rd. in Canton. Students who will turn five between July 1 and October 1, 2014 are eligible for the Young 5’s Program. Parents must provide transportation for students enrolled in these programs. Registrations must be completed by a birth parent or legal guardian.

The Plymouth-Canton-Salem Penguins won the Division 2 Michigan Metro Girls High School Hockey League championship on Saturday, March 9, 2014. Penguins senior goaltender, Becky Lough, made 17 saves to beat Walled Lake 2-1. The Penguins are coached by Mary Beth Smith and Brad Johnson. The Penguins also won the championship in 2010 and 2012.

Canton’s varsity girls gymnastics team won their first-ever state championship on March 8th at Plymouth High School, with a total score of 146.65. The Canton gymnasts scored exceptionally well in the floor event with all five girls scoring 9.25 or higher. For the past three years the team has finished in second place, so the victory was even sweeter for coach John Cunningham who has been with the team since 1979.

Olympic Gold Interview

Salem High School student, Archana Sondor, interviewed Olympic Gold Medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White during an appearance at P-CEP. They talked about their career as ice dancers, their upcoming appearance on Dancing with the Stars, plans for the future and more. Listen to the complete interview, which is part of the Community Focus series dated March 19, 2014, on 88.1 The Park, the student radio station.