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Alice Baggett, SCDS K-3 Technology Specialist, was invited to the University of Chicago Lab School to conduct a workshop on Bringing the Maker Movement to Primary Students.
On April 3, the SCDS Wildcat Climbers reached new heights, claiming 2nd place in the 2015 Big Climb fundraising standings, raising $214,381 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. This year 229 Wildcats turned out to conquer the Columbia Tower on March 22, where they took 4th place in the race portion of the climb with the sum of the top three racers coming in at 29 minutes, 30 seconds.
In a collaborative project between math and art, 8th grade students had the opportunity to redecorate the 4-story stairwell in the Middle School building with sculpture, canvas, and murals created with stencils that were produced using the school's new laser cutter.