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Two students with their game Students Host Probability Carnival For Fifth Grade
The students on Team Atlantis did a great job hosting a fun Probability Carnival for Fifth Graders. 
Girl blowing up her balloon to power her car Students Have Fun Making Balloon Powered Cars
Students have fun building and modifying balloon powered cars! 
NAMS Chorus singing the National Anthem Chorus Performs National Anthem At Baseball Game
The NAMS Chorus did a great job performing the National Anthem at a Washington Wild Things game! 
Students Learn About Colonial Clothing
Students on Team Atlantis gained a better understanding of colonial clothing, thanks to Emma Underwood. 
Students making candles Team Atlantis Enjoys Field Trip To Meadowcroft
Fifth Graders on Team Atlantis had fun learning about the colonial lifestyle through a field trip to Meadowcroft. 
Students modeling their carpenter's aprons and pencils Program Helps Students To Develop Skills And Healthy Lifestyles
Neil Armstrong Middle School offers a great program that combines the teaching of social skills with healthy lifestyle living activities to the students in Autistic Support and Life Skills Classrooms. 
Two students working on an experiment Team Ranger Went On A River Quest
Fifth Grade students on Team Ranger had a great learning experience on RiverQuest. 
Three students working on the experiment Students Explore Gravity With Paper Clip Experiment
Students on Team Atlantis had fun learning about gravity by conducting an experiment to slow the fall of a paper clip. 
Student on the table during the surgery demonstration Students Learn About Careers On Take Your Child To Work Day
NAMS fifth grade students on Team Atlantis who didn't go to work with their parents on Take Your Child To Work Day, had the opportunity to learn about surgery in school that day. 
Student with her cereal box Students Have Fun Creating New Kinds Of Cereal
Fifth Grade students in Mrs. Ketner's room had fun creating new kinds of cereal and presenting a commercial for their new product as part of their study of persuasive language. 
Kent Tekulve and Mr. Bergman's Second Period Spanish Class Kent Tekulve Visits To Talk About Roberto Clemente
Former Pittsburgh Pirate pitching great Kent Tekulve visited NAMS to talk to Mr. Bergman's Intro to Foreign Language class about Roberto Clemente. 
The Spies The Spies Win The 2018 NAMS Battle Of The Books
Congratulations to The Spies, who won the 2018 Neil Armstrong Middle School Battle of the Books! 
Four students with their explorer postcards Students Create Explorer Post Cards
Students in Mrs. Sella's room participated in a creative post card project to demonstrate their knowledge of explorers. 
Three students looking at the Google app on a cell phone Sixth Graders Pilot App For Google
Neil Armstrong Middle School sixth graders were selected to participate in the piloting of a cool, new app from Google Expeditions! 
Student with architecture project Team Ranger Figurative Language Projects
 Fifth grade students on Team Ranger had fun with Figurative Language! 
NAMS Elementary Band Fest musicians Seven Musicians Selected For Elementary Band Fest
Seven Neil Armstrong Middle School musicians have been selected to perform in the PMEA Elementary Band Fest West. 
NAMS Elementary Sing Fest vocalists Five Vocalists Selected For Elementary Sing Fest
Five Neil Armstrong Middle School vocalists have been selected to perform in the PMEA Elementary Sing Fest! 
NAMS District Orchestra musicians Five Musicians Selected For Elementary Strings Fest
Five Neil Armstrong Middle School musicians were selected to perform in the Elementary Strings Fest! 
NAMS students taking chances on the Chinese Auction at the Charity Carnival Carnival Raised Over $7,100 For Two Charities
This year's NAMS Charity Carnival raised over $7,100 for two worthy causes! 
Team Eclipse students on their shopping trip Students Support Operation Santa
NAMS students and staff did a great job once again, supporting the children of service men and women through Operation Santa! 
Clairessa teaching her lesson at Carlow Student Teaches Lesson At Carlow University
 NAMS Sixth Grader Clairessa George had the opportunity to teach a STEAM lesson on the educational uses of slime to students at Carlow University. 
Students with turkey placemats Fifth Graders Make Turkey Day Math Placemats
Students on Team Atlantis had fun making Turkey Day Math Placemats! 
Grace's winning Holiday Card entry Fifth Grader's Artwork Selected As Winner In Penguins Holiday Card Contest
Congratulations to NAMS Fifth Grader Grace Ferency, whose design was selected as a winner in the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation's Holiday Card Contest! 
Having fun at the Color Run Color Run Raises Almost $2,900 for PTO!
Thanks to everybody who participated, almost $2,900 was raised for the PTO at the Color Run! 
Staff and students dressed up for Camo Day Students Have Fun On Camo Day
NAMS students enjoyed showing their support for American Troops by dressing for Camo Day. 
NAMS Students on Popcorn Fridays Popcorn Fridays
NAMS students love Popcorn Fridays! 
NAMS Idiom Day Students Dress Up For Idiom Day Parade
The students on Team Pioneer had fun dressing up for the annual Idiom Day Parade. 
Students have fun with their ping pong eye balls Students Launch Ping Pong Eye Balls For Halloween-Themed Catapult Exercise
Neil Armstrong Middle School students participated in a Halloween-themed STEAM activity as part of their library curriculum. 
NAMS Fifth Grade Just Say No Club students Just Say No Club Makes Door Posters
The NAMS students in the Fifth Grade Just Say No Club made drug-free door posters. 
A NAMS student with her sculpture Students Make Figure Sculptures Of Themselves
Sixth grade students in Mr. Mahland’s Art Classes at Neil Armstrong Middle School had fun learning how to make plaster figure sculptures. 
NAMS Self Esteem Video title slide Students Make Self Esteem Video
NAMS Sixth Grade students in Mr. Espinar's Health Class made an interesting video to reinforce the topic of self-esteem. 
Working on the 9-11 STEAM Challenge Team Ranger Weekly STEAM Challenges Continue
Click here to see what the Team Ranger students were doing the week of September 11! 
Team Ranger students work on their weekly STEAM Challenge Team Ranger Begins Weekly STEAM Challenges
The Weekly STEAM Challenges continue for Team Ranger students this school year! 
Having fun at the Back To School Bash Students Have Fun At Back To School Bash
There was something for everyone at this year's NAMS Back To School Bash!