News from GT

April 28th

Last Call for Project Pick Up!

There are still a number of projects in Ms. Hanna's room. Anything left at the end of the day Friday will be discarded Monday.

FRED Talks

Congratulations to all of the students who have submitted their FRED talks. Students who have not submitted them need to have them in PRIOR to the time their class meets next week.

Maker Faire Austin

Maker Faire Austin will be held May 7th & 8th from 10AM - 6PM at the Palmer Events Center. There will be a wide variety of exhibitors from diverse fields such as the arts, engineering, robotics, and fashion.

For more information about the event, and to purchase advance tickets, visit the Maker Faire Austin site.

16 Inch Telescope Star Viewing

Every Wednesday night while UT is in session, the astronomy department sponsors free public star parties on the top roof of Robert Lee Moore Hall, which is located at the southeast corner of Dean Keeton (formerly 26th street) and Speedway. Once you reach RLM, take the elevators to the 17th floor and then follow the signs to the stairs up to the telescope. Click here for map to RLM and nearby parking garages. (Garage rate information is available here.)

More information can be found here.

End of Year Scheduling

8th grade students will have their last class for the year next week due to STAAR and Pedernales.

7th grade will not meet on May 10th due to STAAR.

6th grade will not meet on May 12th due to 6th grade market days.

7th grade will have their last class May 17th.

8th grade will have their last class May 19th.