2nd Annual Family STEM Night!

The 2nd Annual Family STEM Night for kindergarten through 8th grades at Norphlet Middle School which was held on Tuesday, November 15, 2016, was a huge success.  Over 500 people participated in all of the STEM activities planned by our community and industry partners!

Thank you to the following organizations providing STEM activities:

  • Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources
  • Chemtura
  • Cross Oil (Martin Operating Partnership)
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Murphy USA
  • NMS STEM Faculty
  • SAU Magnolia Society of Physics Students
  • SAU STEM Center
  • SHS AP Computer Science Principles Students
  • SHS Engineering Students
  • SHS Science Club
  • SHS Sports Medicine Students
  • SouthARK Community College:  Fundamentals of Information Technology Grant Staff
  • SouthARK Community College:  Industrial Process Technology Program Staff

Thank you to Sysco Food for providing the food and Coca Cola for supplying the drinks which were served by the NMS Student Council using Mayor Jim Crotty’s grill.

Thank you to the following for providing the fabulous door prizes:

  • Chemtura – 2 Gift Bags
  • Cross Oil (Martin Operating Partnership) – Sky Viper Drone
  • Lockheed Martin – iPad mini 4, 3 HP Chromebooks, Samsung Galaxy Tablet A, 3 sets of Star Wars LEGOs
  • Mike Corley – Insulated Ice Chest
  • SHS Engineering Students – PLTW Polo Shirt
  • SouthARK Community College – Four Hoodies, Two T-Shirts, Three Backpacks with T-Shirts

Plans are already in the works for next year’s 3rd Annual Family STEM Night in 2017!

Check out the fun from this year!