Sunday, November 25, 2012

Breakfast with Santa Sign-ups

Breakfast with Santa is right around the corner-- we are scheduling workers for Saturday, December 1st.  We are scheduling workers in two blocks, from 8:30-10:30 and 10:30-12:30.  If you have any questions please call Amanda (501) 691-3288 or Pauline (501) 270-0955.  Hope to see you there.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Space Camp Scholarships--FYI

Space Camp scholarships for summer 2013 are now open! Trainees ages 9-18 can applyhere for a weeklong adventure training to be an astronaut at Space Camp®, a fighter pilot at Aviation Challenge® or design robotics on land, in the air and underwater in the ALL NEW Robotics Camp.
Space Camp, Aviation Challenge and Robotics Camp programs prepare young leaders for future careers in science, technology, engineering and math. These unique, fun and hands-on educational programs cultivate real-world skills for trainees.
  1. Apply leadership to problem-solving skills
  2. Practice reasoning, coping and analytical skills
  3. Immersive hands-on high-technology
  4. Encourage all-hands teamwork
  5. Stimulate interest in science, math and technology
  6. Demonstrate real-world applications
  7. Promote the joy of learning
Applications are being accepted now through December 14, 2012. Apply today
The U.S. Space & Rocket Center Foundation exists as the fund-raising component of the U.S. Space & Rocket Center and is a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible and can be made payable to: The USSRC Foundation, One Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805. The scholarship program gives deserving children an opportunity to participate in these life-changing programs.

Friday, November 9, 2012

Upcoming Meetings and Deadlines

Monday, November 12th- Duke TIP meeting during lunch for 7th grade students in the GATE room.

Monday, November 12th - AGATE monthly meeting at 6:30 in the GATE room.

Monday, November 12th -- all trip deposits due.

Tuesday, November 13th - 6th grade meeting for GATE students during lunch in the GATE room.

Wednesday, November 14th - 7th and 8th grade meeting for GATE students during lunch in the GATE room.

All raffle tickets and t-shirt orders are due Friday, November 16th.


Monday, November 5, 2012

3rd Grade Duct Tape Project Winners

1st Place - Halle Hardin/ Maygan Jarvis/ Zach Thomas
2nd Place - Natalie Buffalo/ Aydia Haymonds/ Preston Jones
3rd Place - Caroline Dwyer/ Olivia Norton

Most Creative - Faith Cowherd / Kylie Carr

Most Original - Henry Cowles/ Gus Hannah

4th Grade Duct Tape Project Winners

1st Place  - Josh Martin
2nd Place - Garrett Perry, Malachi Miller, and Bailey Jo Perry
3rd Place - Hattie Beth Landrum

Most Original - Cadence McKenzie/ Emma Duncan
Most Creative - Ridge Julian/ Henry Shaw/ Wyatt Parish

5th Grade Duct Tape Project Winners

1st Place - Landon Johnson
2nd Place - Sophie Lawrence
3rd Place - Triston Adamson

Most Original - Nick Meyer/ Hogan Privitt
Most Creative - Jillian Herring/ Ashley Spanel