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TK FIRST Lego Robotics Teams Ready for Contest

Two Thornapple Kellogg FIRST Lego Robotics teams are preparing for competition this weekend in Grandville. One of the teams is from Page Elementary and the other from the middle school.
Hundreds of students in grades kindergarten through eighth grade are expected to compete in the annual event that encourages students to apply science, technology, engineering, and math concepts (STEM), as well as use their imaginations to solve a problem. They also use team-building, presentation and creativity skills.
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TKMS Presents "Pirates of Penzance Jr."

TKMS students will have two performances of the musical "Pirates of Penzance Jr." Show are at 7 p.m. Nov. 16 and 17 in the high school auditorium. This is a family-friendly show with great songs, pirates and comedy. Everyone is invited to attend and support TKMS students.
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TKMS Students Gain Perspectives on Military Service

As Thornapple Kellogg eight graders filed down for a special Veterans Day program, they looked at the footprints along the hallway walls and some pointed out names of family members printed on paper bricks in a display case.
  The footprints, each costing $1, bore the names of friends, cousins, aunts and uncles who have served or are serving in the armed forces. In a display case, several paper bricks were displayed to build a wall  - each brick had the name of an immediate family member printed on them. They formed the "Building Blocks of Liberty."
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TKMS Teacher Earns Classroom of the Week Honors

Science teacher Shaun Davis was honored with the classroom of the week award from Fox 17 and GRCC. Davis has been teaching for more than 20 years and involves his students in many hands-on projects and experiments. Watch the videos to see the award presentation, his students working on a field experiment project, and more about TKMS and the parent organization that helps support enrichment opportunities. http://fox17online.com/2016/10/28/classroom-of-the-week-shaun-davis-science-thornapple-kellogg-middle-school/#ooid=BkeTUzNzE6mnBaz7AfBgfKN9Ngi_Ecd3
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TKMS Teen Gives Rather Than Receives

Thornapple Kellogg Middle School seventh-grader Hudson DeHaan decided he would rather give than receive for his 13th birthday and has started a campaign to collect soccer balls, jerseys and other equipment to send to children in Africa.
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Sixth Grader Continues Paying it Forward

An 11-year-old Thornapple Kellogg Middle School girl, inspired by a 5-year-old Delton boy, are proving age doesn't matter when it comes to helping others. They'll be featured in a Friday WOOD-TV 8 Connecting with Community segment as one of eight finalists in the contest. It's scheduled to air during the 5 p.m. news.
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Four TK Odyssey of the Mind Teams Advance to State

Four Odyssey of the Mind teams from Thornapple Kellogg schools will advance to the state finals, which will be hosted at TK Schools March 19. Three of the teams placed first at the regional contest last weekend at Forest Hills and the fourth team finished second.Other TK teams placed third and fourth, just missing advancement to the state.
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