CCPS COMMUNITY NEWS
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ORBITAL ATK ANNOUNCES GRANT AWARD RECIPIENTS
The Orbital ATK Missile Defense and Controls (MD&C) Classroom Grant mission is to inspire and advance the future of STEM education for the benefit of the aerospace industry. Orbital ATK believes one of the most significant means to inspire and advance the future of STEM education is to fund grants which provide for the unmet and unfunded educational need of students. This program promotes the aerospace education activities in classrooms from pre-kindergarten through twelfth grades. The program encourages development of innovative aerospace activities within the prescribed curriculum. The following schools and projects were recipients of the Orbital ATK Classroom Grant Award for 2017:
Leeds Elementary School - Lindsay Faulkner - Model Rocket Research Project
North East Elementary School - Marian Martino - Weather Station
North East Elementary School - Aaron Mastrilli - Air Compressed Rocket Design Challenge
Rising Sun High School - Jessica Wukitsch - Electronic Balances
MR. JOHN ARTINGER TO RETIRE
After 32 years of service to Cecil County Public Schools, Mr. John Artinger is retiring. Please join us as we honor him on May 31, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. at the North East Fire Hall, North East, MD. Cost is $35.00 per person and includes dinner and gift. Checks should be made payable to North East High School and sent to Candy Magaw. RESERVATION DEADLINE IS MAY 17. To register for this event, please click here.
CONOWINGO ELEMENTARY RETIREMENTS
Please join Conowingo Elementary School as they honor Alma DeLong, Kerry Patrick, and Deb Ragan on Friday, June 9, 2017, at the Rising Sun American Legion, Rising Sun, MD, from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. Cost is $40.00 and includes dinner, dessert, coffee, iced tea, gift, and entertainment. Please RSVP to Mary Amos (email@example.com) by Thursday, May 25, 2017. Checks should be made payable to Conowingo Elementary School.
Click here to register for Kathy Nickle's Retirement Celebration. Reservation deadline is May 24, 2017. If you should have any questions, please contact Emily Bugbee at firstname.lastname@example.org.