PHOTOS: Students celebrate Pi Day
March 15, 2019 at 2:30 a.m.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/CHARLIE KAIJO Stefany Mendoza, 13, Aubrey Holloway, 14 and Abigail Perry 13 (from left) play a blindfold game Thursday during a Pi Day celebration at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School in Rogers. Students celebrated with a pie eating contest, games and a pinata. Pi Day is an annual celebration of the mathematical constant pi. The day is observed March 14 "since 3, 1 and 4 are the first three digits of pi, giving the kids an opportunity to get out of the classroom, do something fun and incorporate math," said Amy Liddell, seventh- and eighth-grade math teacher.
Friday's photos gallery include pictures from Students at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School celebrating Pi Day. Butterfield Trail Elementary School who were on a field trip to learn about birds at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks and Arkansas State Board of Education meeting in Northwest Arkansas as well as other images from activities going on in Northwest Arkansas. To view those images and more visit our gallery.