9-12-14: Students showcase learning at Education Day at the Fair
9-12-14: Students showcase learning at Education Day at the Fair
Posted on 09/11/2014

Students and staff throughout the school district showcased educational programs and treated fair-goers to hands-on activities

during Education Day at the Fair on September 10 at the Washington State Fair. (View slideshow).


Stage events began with an opening ceremony featuring the presentation of colors by Rogers High School JROTC members Conner Landon, Brandon Murray, Pamela Stephenson, and Cheyenne Sweet.


The ceremony was immediately followed with the first stage performance of the day by the Puyallup High School Orchestra, led by

Director Todd Giltner.


The stage was filled throughout the day by elementary, junior high, and high school vocal, band, orchestra, and drum groups. The

Emerald Ridge and Puyallup high school cheer and dance groups also performed.


In addition  to the stage performances, information booths in the Pavilion building featured educational displays and hands-on activities from around the district.

Information and demonstrations highlighted student learning taking place in various Career and Technical Education high school magnet programs such as Culinary Arts, Automotive, Aviation, Medical Careers Academy, and Architecture, Construction, and Engineering (ACE) Academy.


Students and staff members in other booths also shared information about equity and achievement; assessment, accountability, and student success; logistics and nutrition services; visual arts; transportation; Indian Education; technology services; and Communities In Schools of Puyallup.


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