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Petal Primary School to Host Step into STEM Nights

January 19, 2022

PETAL, Miss. – Petal Primary School (PPS) will host three Step into STEM Nights in February for students and families to enjoy hands-on experiences in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.

The events will be held at the PPS campus located at 60 Herrington Road in Petal. Dates and times are as follows:

  • Second Grade – Tuesday, February 1 | 5:30 to 7 p.m.
  • First Grade – Tuesday, February 8 | 5:30 to 7 p.m.
  • Pre-K and Kindergarten – Tuesday, February 15 | 5:30 to 7 p.m.

“At Petal Primary, we believe in building a partnership for education between the school and families,” said Tessa Trimm, PPS principal. “The STEM Nights will provide families an opportunity to not only enjoy a night of fun activities, but to get a glimpse of possible STEM-based careers and future job opportunities,” Trimm said.

Chick-fil-A will be on campus (on the grounds outside the PPS cafeteria) for each event from 5 to 7 p.m. with food available for purchase. Families may dine in the cafeteria before beginning the activities or order food to take home after the event.

Participants are asked to park in front of the school and enter through the front doors. Masks are encouraged when social distancing is not possible.

For more information, contact PPS at 601.554.7244.

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