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NNPS to Present STEM Family Event
Featuring Interactive Activities and Community Partners
(11/15/2016) -Newport News Public Schools is presenting a STEM Family Fun event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, November 19, 2016, at Heritage High School, 5800 Marshall Avenue, Newport News.
The event will feature interactive STEM activities and design challenges for pre-kindergarten through fifth-grade students and their families. NASA, Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, MAD Science, the Virginia Air and Space Center, the Virginia Educators Credit Union, and NNPS teachers will offer educational activities for all ages.
Bus transportation is provided for families from the following locations to the event and back from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every 30 minutes:
- Courthouse Green Townhomes, corner of Old Courthouse Way and Hustings Lane
- Warwick Mobile Homes, 12095 Jefferson Avenue
- An Achievable Dream Academy, 726 16th Street
- Newsome Park Elementary, 4200 Marshall Avenue
- Discovery STEM Academy, 1712 Chestnut Avenue
The event, presented by the school division's Family Engagement Specialists, is free and open to the public. For more information, contact your school's Family Engagement Specialist, or call 591-4500.