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Crittenden is semifinalist for $100,000 grant
Your vote is needed on November 19th!

Vote on NOVEMBER 19th!
Download Voting Instructions & Tipsheet Here!

Please vote for Crittenden on Day 4 (Thursday, November 19th) of the Fab Labs competition! Fab Lab voting takes place on Facebook. Voters MUST be on a desktop or laptop computer- NO MOBILE DEVICES. To vote, follow the directions in the attached tipsheet. Once you have voted, SPREAD THE WORD!! Tell everyone you know about the Fab Lab contest, and encourage them to VOTE FOR CRITTENDEN!!

(11/6/2015) - Crittenden Middle School is one of 20 semifinalists in Northrop Grumman Foundation's Fab School Labs science classroom makeover contest. Crittenden will compete for one of five makeover grants valued at up to $100,000 each.

As part of the application process, Crittenden students and teachers produced a fun video showcasing the school's appeal to turn a multipurpose room into a state-of-the-art science lab. Crittenden's submission was selected from among 200 entries submitted by middle schools from across the country. Watch Crittenden's video below.

On Thursday, November 19, Crittenden Middle School will have the opportunity to receive online votes to make their dreams of a state-of-the-art science lab a reality. Everyone is encouraged to help Crittenden students earn a new science lab by voting for Crittenden on the Fab School Labs Facebook page on November 19.

Online voting will help determine the final five winning school grant recipients. The winning schools will work with Flinn Scientific, a design and engineering company, to build a lab with all of the tools, resources and furnishings needed by the end of 2016.

Keep checking the Fab School Labs Facebook page for details on how to cast your vote!