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Students Hone Skills, Share Talents at 2018 Theatre Festival

Middle and high school student actors, dancers, singers and stage technicians got to show off their talents and participate in a variety of workshops at the 2018 MCPS Theatre Festival, held on Jan. 19 at Clarksburg High School. Theatre professionals were on hand to share their expertise with students, and several colleges and universities also participated.

Theatre Festival

Candlewood ES Gets Visit from Former NASA Astronaut

Dr. Thomas Jones, a scientist, pilot, author and retired NASA astronaut, spoke to Candlewood Elementary School students on Jan. 19 about his career. Jones, who flew on four space shuttle missions, told students he wanted to be an astronaut since elementary school and encouraged them to follow their dreams.

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Don't Be Distracted Creative Contest Open to Students

Students can create a 30-60 second public service announcement video or artwork piece about why you shouldn't walk or drive distracted as part of the Montgomery County Safe Routes to School's Don't Be Distracted Creative Contest. You could win $500 for college tuition or a $100 Chick-fil-A or Chipotle gift card. The contest deadline is Feb. 16.

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Register for New Parent Academy Classes

The 2018 winter season of Parent Academy workshops has begun. The workshops, which are free, provide tips, tools, resources and information that support children's success in school. Topics include college and career planning, cybersafety and social media, understanding Individualized Education Program goals and more.

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