PLAINFIELD, NJ - On Wednesday, Feb. 1st, social media was abuzz about a Plainfield student performing at the Apollo.  That student was Alexis Morrast.

Morrast, a 10th grader at Plainfield Academy for the Arts & Advanced Studies (PAAAS), won first prize at Showtime at the Apollo, a brand-new one-hour special and reimagining of the classic talent showcase series.

She was congratulated by the Plainfield Public School District as well as her Principal, Dr. Angela Bento, for this great accomplishment.

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“We are so proud of you,” said Dr. Bento.

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