Skip Navigation
Banner Image
Image for Stewart  Middle School Students  Honor Fallen Astronauts

Stewart Middle School Students Honor Fallen Astronauts

January 25, 2017

For Immediate Release 

Who: Stewart Middle Magnet School seventh and eighth grade students

What:

Day of Remembrance for NASA’s fallen astronauts

When:

Friday, January 27
10:30 a.m.

Where:

MOSI
4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa

How:


John Glenn Top Gun Academy students from Stewart Middle Magnet School will honor the fallen NASA astronauts of the Shuttle Challenger, Columbia and Apollo I in a ceremony at MOSI’s Historic Tree Grove. The students will pay tribute to the three missions with a presentation and lay flowers at the “Moon Sycamore” as they announce the astronaut’s names. The “Moon Sycamore” is significant to this event because the tree grew from seeds that were on an Apollo mission to the moon.

Stewart Middle Magnet School is a nationally recognized NASA Explorer School focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education featuring the Project Lead the Way curriculum. Stewart students become independent learners and creative problem solvers ready to address the challenges of the 21st century global community. To learn more about Stewart Middle Magnet School, visit stewart.mysdhc.org


Contact:    

Terrie Dodson-Caldevilla
813-272-4048
Schools
Search for School
Find a School
School Locator

Locate your attendance area school

School Locator