The Shamrock Shakedown is 7 p.m.-midnight March 15 at Q on Bay in downtown Beaufort. It is a community event and open to all 21 and older. Tickets are $45 in advance ($50 at the door) and include a barbecue dinner, live music by the Clustershucks, beer, wine and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit the academy. Details: www.beaufortacademy.org, 843-524-3393
BRIDGES PREPARATORY SCHOOL
Jennifer Bryant, a fourth-grade math and science teacher, was awarded a RelfexMath grant by ExploreLearning. This grant will provide her students with 30 free licenses to practice math facts through online gaming.
ROBERT SMALLS MIDDLE SCHOOL
The Black History Month Gallery Winners were Lee Moreno in first place, Patrick Smith-Rivero in second place and Brian Cobban in third place.