Council Pro Tem Jay Roberson to celebrate the success of local student athletes with academic excellence at the ‘Grades Up Laced Up’ event
PRESS RELEASE Thursday, May 17, 2018
Contact: Chiara Perry
BIRMINGHAM, AL—The school year is almost over, but that won’t stop Council Pro Tem Jay Roberson and the Birmingham City Council from reminding all students of their value, success and hard work in all they do, even in their athletics.
This evening Council Pro Tem Roberson will join community leaders and celebrate the academic achievement of seven local high school athletes with the highest grade point averages at the ‘Grades Up Laced Up’ event at Laced Up Boutique, located at 1305 2ndAve North, Suite 105 at 5:30pm.
“We are beyond excited to reward our students for their diligence in maintaining excellence, on and off the field of sports,” Council Pro Tem Roberson said. “Discipline is an important and key factor in how they adjust in the real world and I am very proud of each of them.”
WHO: Council Pro Tem Jay Roberson
WHAT: Grades Up Laced Up
WHEN: Thursday May 17, 2018 at 5:30pm
WHERE: Laced Up Boutique, located at 1305 2ndAve North, Suite 105
For media inquiries please contact Birmingham City Council Interim Director of Public Information Chiara Perry at 205.383.8432.