Early Dismissal - January 16
Students in grades 6-12 will be dismissed today at 1:30 p.m. Students in grades K-5 will be dismissed at 2:30 p.m. All after-school activities are cancelled with the exception of the Board workshop and Buildings and Grounds committee meetings, which will go on as planned.
Andrew Wittemann Advances to State Geography Bee
March 4, 2015
Seventh grader and 2015 Martin Meylin Geography Bee champion Andrew Wittemann has qualified for the Pennsylvania state geography bee. The competition will be held on Friday, March 27, at the State Museum of Pennsylvania in Harrisburg.
Good luck Andrew!
How would you fare as a Bee contestant? At the school Bees this year, students had to answer such questions as:
Six-time Super Bowl champions, the Pittsburgh Steelers, play football near the source of the Ohio River in which state—Alabama or Pennsylvania? Pennsylvania
Balboa Park, with more than ten museums, performing arts centers, and gardens, is located in which southern California city? San Diego
Taylor Swift performed songs from her album Red last summer in Kuala Lumpur, the capital of which Asian country that borders the South China Sea? Malaysia
Disney’s blockbuster movie Frozen is set in the fictional land of Arendelle, which was largely inspired by the country of Norway. Norway is located on which European peninsula? Scandinavian Peninsula
source: National Geographic Society
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