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Student produced projects demonstrate college and career readiness

Student produced projects demonstrate college and career readiness

Written by Sasha Conatser, Feature Reporter
December 8, 2016
Filed under Academy News, MNPS Events, School News & Events, Showcase

The Overton Project Expo is racing towards us. But what’s the Overton Project Expo? This is where student engage in Project Based Learning (PBL) in class where students go through a long process of question, problem, or challenge. Not only does this help students practice 21st Century Skills in...

Sean Pak Shines as EMMP’s First Student of the Month

Sean Pak Shines as EMMP’s First Student of the Month

Written by Meadya Doski, Feature Editor
November 21, 2016
Filed under DECA, Event Marketing and Music Perfomance Academy, Music Performance Academy, School News & Events, Showcase, Student Feature, Student Life

Overton has a new way to recognize  students of exceptional talent and academic success. Each academy will choose an outstanding student who the faculty members of that academy believe represents the character, mission and vision of each academy.  The Event Marketing and Musical Performance Academy is t...

Become a member of the Big Hit

Become a member of the Big Hit

Written by Sasha Conatser, Reporter
November 14, 2016
Filed under Academy News, Announcements, Event Marketing and Music Perfomance Academy, Music Performance Academy, Showcase

Interested in learning to play some sick beats for percussion? Want to meet some cool new friends from different schools? Then Metro Indoor Drum Line would be the perfect activity for you! Metro Indoor Drum Line is an indoor drum line, similar to the marching drum line with the marching band you would...

Switch things up with new Nintendo Console NX

Switch things up with new Nintendo Console NX

Written by Lukas Garrett, Technology Editor
November 14, 2016
Filed under IT Academy, Media, Showcase, Technology Review

Nintendo has announced a new console that will Switch things up. Nintendo posted a video to all their social media that features their newest console/handheld. Previously codenamed the NX, the Nintendo Switch is both a mobile gaming device and a home console rolled into one unit. Nintendo Video Press Release The gaming ...

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