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Please scroll down to see some of the exciting things that happened during the 2019-2020 school year!

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Mrs. Johnson Mrs. Johnson Featured In Carnegie Museums Fundraising Letter
The Carnegie Museums highlighted the work of Art Teacher Mrs. Johnson in a recent fundraising letter. 
students waving from a car Staff Lines Up For Farewell Parade
Memorial families drove up and down South Park Road to say goodbye to the Memorial staff on the last day of school. 
Tim reading a book First Graders Look Forward To Funday Fridays With Tim
First Graders in Mrs. Collins' classroom look forward to Funday Fridays with Tim. 
Mrs. Collins and her students First Graders Celebrate Read Across America Day
Memorial First Graders had fun celebrating Read Across America Day! 
The Odyssey of the Mind Division I Champions Odyssey Of The Mind Team Wins Local Competition To Advance To States!
Congratulations to Memorial's Division I Odyssey of the Mind Team, who won the local competition and will advance to states.  
Mrs. Bentel's Class Memorial Students Collect Items For SHIM
Memorial students did a great job supporting the Gratitude Committee's Clothing, Toy and Food Drive for SHIM! 
Teacher and student on the 100th day of school Happy 100th Day Of School!
Monday, February 3 was the 100th Day of School for the 2019-2020 school year! 
Student with his marshmallow snowman Students Have Fun With STEAM Scavenger Hunt
Students in Mrs. Spell's room had fun participating in a STEAM Scavenger Hunt! 
Six students with some of the collected pet supplies Fourth Graders Host Pet Supplies Drive
The Fourth Grade Activities hosted a Pet Supplies Drive to benefit the South Hills Pet Rescue. 
Two students observing their candy canes First Graders Experiment With Candy Canes
Who knew that candy canes made good science experiment subjects?  
Student with her gingerbread house First Grade Gingerbread Houses
A favorite Memorial holiday tradition is the making of gingerbread houses--yum~! 
Three students holding books Two Teams Prepare For Odyssey Of The Mind
Memorial will be fielding two Odyssesy of the Mind teams this school year. 
Three students performing in the Thanksgiving play First Grade Thanksgiving Feast
Memorial First Graders and their families enjoyed a special First Grade Thanksgiving Feast. 
Mrs. Reese and some of her students with the money collected Students Collect $750 For KDKA Turkey Fund
Thanks to the generosity of Memorial students and staff, $750 was collected for the KDKA Turkey Fund!  
Miss Pat Happy Birthday, Miss Pat!
It was a school-wide Pink Out to celebrate the 85th birthday of Noontime Aide, Miss Pat! 
Fourth graders and the veterans Fourth Graders Meet Area Veterans
Memorial Fourth Graders had the opportunity to meet five area veterans this Veterans' Day. 
Students at the rock garden Memorial Students Make Rock Garden
Memorial School is a more beautiful place, thanks to the rock garden created by the students. 
candy in a box Students Donate Halloween Candy To Charity
Memorial students donated their Halloween candy to charity. 
Four students checking out their pumpkin First Graders Conduct A Pumpkin Investigation
Memorial First Graders conducted a pumpkin investigation. 
Six students and two Rotarians with the dictionaries Rotary Presents Dictionaries To All BPSD Third Graders
Thank you, Rotary Club of Bethel Park, for your generous donation of dictionaries to all Third Grade Students! 
Sgt. Collins speaking to the first graders First Graders Learning About Community Helpers
Memorial First Graders learned about community helpers, thanks to a visit from Sergeant Collins. 
Three students writing about apples First Graders Conduct An Apple Investigation
First Graders in Mrs. Porter's Room concluded their Apple Investigation. 
Student eating an apple slice First Graders Celebrate Johnny Appleseed Day
 First Graders in Mrs. Collins' Room had fun celebrating Johnny Appleseed Day! 
Two students with their apple tower Second Graders Enjoy Apple Festival
Second Graders in Mrs. Schall's room enjoyed participating in an apple taste testing and a STEAM activity during their classroom's Apple Festival. 
Three students with two of the puppets Children's Institute Visits Memorial
Representatives from the Children's Institute visited Memorial to present programs on Cerebral Palsy, hearing and vision impairment, autism and learning disabilities. 
Three students in the photo booth Open House 2019
Memorial's Open House featured a photo booth!