Learning about the stars - March 01, 2006

Record Number: 2180
Displayed from: Jan 01, 1900 , until: Jan 01, 1900

Abbett Elementary School fourth-graders will travel to the Wayne High School Planetarium to learn about the moon phases, rotation, and shadows. They will be there from 9:15-10:45 a.m. Contact: Marilyn Horan, principal, 467-5800

With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.