Friendship Elementary Principal Tracie Brack has announced that the 10th annual Aerospace Connections in Education (ACE) will stage the national lift off event at the school on Friday, October 20, 2017 from 8:30-9:30 a.m. The ACE program is provided to elementary students across the nation by the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) with the Air Force Association (AFA) serving as Presenting Sponsor.
Friendship Elementary was chosen for this honor by virtue of being named the National Ace School of the Year for 2017. In addition, teacher Brian Johnston has been named the 2017 National Ace Coordinating Educator.
Superintendent Will Schofield will do a “fly over” in a CAP airplane as part of CAP’s Teacher Orientation Program flights.
Please see the release below for complete details of the event, which includes contact information for the media.