Adell's School of Dance recently gave more than $2,000 in award scholarships to students who participated in the 2013-14 dance year. Adell Hoover-Manarino, owner of Adell's School of Dance, said she was excited to once again give back to her students who worked hard all year.
The Non Stop Dancer Award and scholarship was given to students in four age categories who exemplified outstanding talent, attendance, and who possess exceptional qualities that represent the studio. Recipients of the award include: age 3-6, Gianna Vicki; age 7-9, Ani Conrad; age 10-12, Grace Samplinski; and age 13-plus, Jessica Josey. Winners were chosen by their instructors.
One student in each class was recognized for hard work, effort, dedication and spirit as the Blossom Award recipient. More than 50 students received this award, as chosen by ASD instructors and staff. Winners include: Saturday classes: Emma Andrews, Mia Andrews, Savannah Asby, Asya Barnett, Avery Casero, Makayla Farnham, Angelina Freedman, Gabrielle Messana, Hannah Pauly, Mackenzie St. Onge and Madelyn Urbaniak; Monday classes: Jamie Bailor, Melanie Carr, Justina Conti, Japria Elder, Shianne Huntington, Olivia Mazzra, Francesca Mombrea, Violet Printup, Kayla Smith, McKayla Snowden, Brooke Verost and Taylor Voigt; Tuesday classes: Cali Augustino, Francesca Carroll, Allison Chaplin, Katie Dielman, Julia Dolce, Tabitha Janese, Tatyana Oquendo, Ava Pauly and Sasha Zayatz; Wednesday classes: Avery Andrews, Mackenzie Dibartolomeis, Isabelle Haney, Samantha Kane, Lexi Leffler, Aiden Majewski, Ava Mitchell, Ava Scirri, Kayleigh Sloma and Allison Sullivan; and Thursday classes: Carrington DeWeen, Cassidy Hemingway, Katelyn Jakubowski, Alexis Laskowski, Caleb Lewis, Nathan Merlino, Aryonna Nablo, Jada Rastelli, Jillian Pierce, Emilie Smith, Shayna Thomas and Mya Wolanske.
Summer classes at Adell's School of Dance start Monday, July 7. An open house and registration for the 2014-15 dance year will be held in studio Aug. 8, 9, 22 and 23. More information can be found online at www.DanceWithAdell.com or by calling 716-283-1078.
Adell's School of Dance is located at 2420 Military Road in the Town of Niagara. The business is a member of the Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce.