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Fulton Independent students place at Governor’s Cup District Competition

PICTURE - Front row (l to r) Caldwell, Butler, Rushing, Burns, Kradenpoth

Back row (l to r) Snow, Whitesell, Carter, Turner

Congratulations to the High School Academic Team and all students who competed at this year’s District Governor’s Cup Competition. Fulton City High School was Overall District Champions again this year – for the fifth year in a row.

Our students also brought home the Hume Sportsmanship Award which is voted on by the participants!!

Salty Experiment

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Students in Fulton Independent School’s  21st Century Community Learning Centers Bulldogs Beyond the Bell third and fourth grade group recently completed an experiment to see how two common products can be used to grow crystals that look similar to snowflakes. After mixing up individual portions of Epsom salt and water, the students poured out the solution onto circles of construction paper. After watching the paper dry for several days, the students saw salt crystals begin to form on the paper and dry into a pattern. Through the project, the students learned about evaporation, crystal formation and properties of minerals. All Bulldogs Beyond the Bell projects are financed with federal 21st CCLC funds.