The Gifted and Talented Parents' Association (GTPA) recently hosted a
district-wide Invention Convention for grades K-6. Students were
encouraged to come up with invention ideas and showcase them at the
event, whether by a model, fold out presentation or simply a paper
sketch. On Feb. 27, school principals, families of the students,
Superintendent Banzer and the Board of Eduation came came together on
the evening of the convention to celebrate the young minds of these
Each student was given an invention “patent” certificate and a ribbon recognizing their hard work and creativity.
Additionally, the evening featured raffle with items from local donors,
including local summer camps, golf, restaurant and museum passes, and a
wonderful night was had by all.