Egg Drop

Eighth graders in Mrs. Crissy Giacona’s Science Class competed in the Egg Drop contest. The students were instructed they had been hired to design a container to transport a radioactive element, represented by a whole raw egg. They were tasked to address the challenges of accidents, leaks and ease of transportation, Their assignment: create the… Read More

STELLA!

In advance of the annual Tennessee Williams Festival and their future studies of the playwright’s work, students competed in the school’s first Stella Shouting contest. Twelve students from the sophomore class delivered their best renditions of the Hey, Stella! call that was immortalized by actor Marlon Brando in the 1951 American film adaptation of Williams’… Read More

Paper Airplanes

Mr. Ryan Reuter’s 8th and 9th grade Physical Science classes were studying about motion and last week they did a lab on speed. The students calculated the speed of their paper airplane by measuring the distance the plane traveled and the time that the plane was in the air. Then they went back to the… Read More