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<lst>Know something that should be featured in School Notes? Awards? Special events? School fairs? Fax a brief write-up to 703-917-0991 or write an e-mail to Nina M. Dry at vienna@connectionnewspapers.com. Call 703-917-6458.

The Vienna Parks and Recreation Department's Summer Excursion Camps for rising sixth, seventh and eighth graders takes place weekly through Aug. 6. Activities include white-water tubing, ropes courses, mountain biking, Kings Dominion rides and more. For information on dates and fees for each camp, call 703-255-6360.

The Vienna Parks and Recreation Department hosts its Summer Playground Program for children 6-11 through Aug. 6, at the Vienna Community Center, 120 Cherry St., S.E. Weekly sessions are scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., daily. Cost per session is $60 for town residents and $75 for out-of-town participants. Activities include arts and crafts, games, field trips and special events. For more information, call 703-255-6360.

Oakton High School's class of 1994 celebrates its 10-year reunion on Saturday, Nov. 6, at the Holiday Inn, 4610 Fairfax Drive, Arlington.

Vienna Parks and Recreation Department sponsors Youth Sports Camps throughout the summer. Children can learn the fundamentals of golf, horseback riding, fencing, tennis, basketball, baseball, soccer, volleyball, football and cheerleading. For information on dates and fees for each camp, call 703-255-6360.

Hillman Terzian has been accepted by Hampden-Sydney College and will enroll as a Venable Honor Scholar in August 2004. Hillman is a graduate of Oakton High School and is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Philip H. Terzian of Oakton.

Air Force Cadet Jeffrey L. Furnary graduated from combat survival training at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. Furnary, son of Kevin and Laurie Furnary of Vienna, has entered the second year of study at the academy.

Michael Bronez, Dylan Brown, Dana Ganpath, Jie Mao, Matthew Thomas and Roshni Uttamsingh, students at James Madison High School, recently graduated from the Points of Light Youth Leadership Institute (PYLI) sponsored by Volunteer Fairfax. The institute provides students with a unique combination of leadership and community service skills that prepare them for active roles in improving the quality of life in their community.