ARLINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL POISED TO BE THE FIRST GRADE SCHOOL TO SEND A SATELLITE INTO ORBIT

St. Thomas More Cathedral School in Arlington is poised to become the first grade school to send a satellite into orbit, according to NASA. The pre-kindergarten through eighth-grade students built the shoebox-sized satellite using a kit called CubeSat. It was launched on a rocket from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida to the International Space Station (ISS).

VIEW RESOURCES HERE