Chattanooga Green Prix Is Saturday

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

The Chattanooga Green Prix will be held Saturday at Chattanooga State.  The elementary race starts at 11:30 a.m. and the middle and high school race begins at 1:15 p.m. 

green|spaces is hosting the inaugural Chattanooga Green Prix - a student designed and constructed electric power race car event. Over the past school year, eight local elementary, middle and high school teams have been designing and constructing electric power race cars. 

The Nolan Elementary team got some practice in over the weekend at a race in Huntsville.

Below are some photos from that event. They got second place. 


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Georgia Northwestern Technical College announces the students on the President’s and Dean’s Lists for the 2018 fall semester. To be eligible for the President’s List, the student must maintain a GPA of 3.8 or higher during the semester with a course load of at least 12 credit hours. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, the student must maintain a GPA of 3.5 to 3.79 during the semester ... (click for more)

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