Editor's note: School news is a schedule of upcoming events, programs and other activities on area school and college campuses.
Information for School News should be submitted to The Meridian Star by 5 p.m. on the Monday before publication. Information may be mailed to P.O. Box 1591, Meridian, MS 39301; faxed to (601) 485-1275; or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org (photos should be in JPEG format).
Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at Meridian Public Schools:
• Today-Friday – Poplar Springs Elementary activity featuring Artist-in-Residence Charlie Busler, Panda Professional Development Room. For third-fifth grades
• Thursday – Poplar Springs Elementary third grade students attend "The True Story of the Three Little Pigs," MSU Riley Center.
• Thursday – Poplar Springs Elementary Science Fair for kindergarten through third grades
• Thursday – T.J. Harris Elementary Science Fair, gymnasium. Science Fair projects for grades first through fifth will be judged.
• Jan. 29 – Poplar Springs Elementary Science Fair for fourth and fifth grades
• Jan. 30 – Crestwood Elementary Accelerated Reader Celebration, from 1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m.
Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at Meridian Community College. For more information, call (601) 482-7455, unless otherwise noted:
• Thursday – GED graduation, 7 p.m., McCain Theater. FMI: (601) 484-8798.
• Thursday – Continuing Education Open House, from 4 p.m.-6 p.m., Webb Hall.
• Jan. 26 – Continuing Education class: ServSafe, 8 a.m., Great Southern Room Room.
• Jan. 28-30 – Continuing Education class: Call Center Customer Service Classes, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Webb Hall.
• Jan. 29 – Continuing Education class: Introduction to Computers, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Webb Hall.
• Jan. 29 – Continuing Education class: Introduction to Computers, Webb Hall.