GMS STEM News
February 12, 2016 - Vol. 54
GCISD Special Programs Expo
Where: Cross Timbers Middle School - Black Gym
From engineering challenges to advanced academics to language immersion and early childhood education, GCISD offers a world of opportunities for students. Families are invited to learn more about these opportunities at the Special Programs Expo on Tuesday, February 16 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. at Cross Timbers Middle School. The expo will feature stations showcasing our STEM programs, ASPIRE Academy and Dual Language programs. New to the Expo this year, families may also learn about the proposed tuition-based Pre-Kindergarten program, AVID and Collegiate Academy. In addition to program stations, presentations focusing on the instructional components and benefits of these programs will be delivered in the lecture hall and Student Activity Center (SAC).
For more information including a detailed schedule see this link.
Immerse your student in STEM! Take them to Visioneering at SMU or the FABNow Conference in Fort Worth.
Visioneering 2016 at SMU.
SMU Lyle School of Engineering - Saturday, February 20, 2016:
Visioneering celebrates the ways that engineering makes a difference in the world by immersing middle school students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades in the fields of engineering, the design process, team work, presentation, and problem solving skills.
Membean Means Reading Success
Be sure to complete 30 minutes of Membean per week by logging on to: https://goo.gl/UT0V9u
It's Never Too Late To Be a Booster!
To see what our booster club is up to and to get more information on membership and volunteer opportunities, please go tohttps://www.facebook.com/groups/GMSSTEMBoosterClub/
Let's Keep in Touch!
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