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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

What's Happening?

  • Good news
    Congratulations to 7th grader Sophia W. for being selected as a ProjectCSGirls finalist. ProjectCSGIRLS is a competition designed to challenge girls to actively use computer science and technology to develop a solution to an imminent social problem. Special thanks to Ms. Molina who mentored Sophia.
    Investwrite Essay Contest
    Congratulations to 6th grader Kareena S. who won the State Investwrite Essay contest. She attended the State Awards Luncheon at the Federal Reserve Bank in Richmond, Virginia on May 15.
    GMS Students Selected to Pilot Junior Achievement's USA Global Marketplace Program 
    Ms. Winkey's Digital Input students partnered with Junior Achievement to help with the redevelopment of the JA Global Marketplace program. Our students have had an impact on an international program that teaches students about the worldwide interdependence of producers, consumers, and the global workforce. 
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  • Gunston Students Shine in the APS Annual Technology Exposition
     Tech Expo
    Seven of  Ms. Winkey’s 6th, 7th, & 8th grade students participated in Arlington’s 2015 Annual Technology Exposition on May 9th. This was the second year that the middle schools participated and the first year for Gunston. Nearly 150 students from APS middle and high schools participated, and Gunston rocked with four winners in two categories. Gunston was the only school to participate in the Game Design competition and the only middle school to participate in the Robotics competition. The monetary winners in Game Design were Isaac D. (1st Place) and Luka M. (2nd Place). The monetary winners in Robotics were Daniel O. and Reese C. (3rd Place). Other GMS students who received certificates and raffle gifts were Atashi B., Faith A., Marwan M., and Matthew N.
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  • Yearbooks are on sale now! $40: Order yours online!

    Do you have awesome photos to contribute to the yearbook? Download the RePlay It app from the App Store/Google Play.
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Family News

  • SOL Testing Schedule
    The updated testing schedule is now available
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  • Globe  
    Take a Google Lit Trip this Summer!
    Take a journey around the world without leaving Arlington! Students will read historical fiction and simultaneously explore the journey using Google Earth. Registration ends 6/12/15. For more information.
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  • sun  
    STEM/STEAM Camps 
    It's not too late to register for summer camps. More information on offerings in and near Arlington can be found here.
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  • Summer Video Camp is Back!
    Register now for this fun week of creativity with digital video, images and music. Download the registration form here, and visit this site for more information.
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