A few of Mueller Park Jr. High students, by placing at the district science fair
this year, earned the privilege to compete in the Ritchey Science and
Engineering Fair at Weber State University.In the Junior Fair, Sophia Green-Baskett earned an Excellent award in
Botany, and Katherine Forth earned an Honorable Mention in Microbiology. In the Senior Fair, James Madsen received an
Excellent award in Chemistry, and Shannon Murray placed 2nd in
Chemistry.Andrew Bennett took first
place in the Math/Physics category, received the Mu Alpha Theta award and
earned a coveted invitation to the Intel International Science and Engineering
Fair.This fair is the world’s largest
international pre-college science competition.Andrew will travel to Pittsburg to compete with his project, Blown Away:
The effect of propeller pitch on thrust generated by small brushless
motors.Congratulations to all these
fantastic science students!
Thank you to our fabulous students and community for the huge response to our request for funds for technology. Because of you, a new laptop lab will be a reality. We appreciate each donation. Together we can be legendary!
Would you like an easy way to help Mueller Park Jr. High? Smith's Community Rewards is it! Last year we earned over $13,000. There is a new process to link your account to Mueller Park, but it is easy. See Smith's Community Rewards to create an account or to sign in to an existing account. The organization name to select is Mueller Park Junior High PTO. Click Save. The organization number is 80980. Thank you!
Microsoft is now offering a free Microsoft Office subscription to our students as part of their District Office 365 account. This subscription allows students to install a full version of the Microsoft Office 2013 software at home on up to 5 devices. Software versions include Office 2013 for PC, Office 2011 for Mac, and Office Mobile for iPhone or Android.
Information and instructions for installing Office 2013 are available here.
For more information, you can check the Microsoft In Education blog, which has answers to FAQs about the Microsoft Student Advantage/Office 365 ProPlus program.