February 16, 2016
of Achievement
NASA took time during the second week of January to visit Lamping ES

February 1, 2011
Channel 8 News
Students Keep Memory of Fallen Astronauts Alive
Article contains video clip
January 24, 2011
Las Vegas Review Journal
Teachers leverage children's interest in space
The Lampings space shuttle simulator inspires student interest in science and space.

September, 2010
Inside Education
Vegas PBS, Ch. 10

May 30, 2006
Anthem View

It's all about the science
Program to add Paleontology Dig Site, garden in fall

April/May 2006
89052 Magazine

In The Know: William McCool Science Center's Celebrate Science Gala

February 2, 2006
Henderson Review Journal

REMEMBERING COLUMBIA'S CREW: Teaching mission lauded
Parents of late astronaut say future rests with students

November 3, 2005
Henderson Home News

"The William McCool Science Center brings science to a new level"

October 14, 2005
Las Vegas Sun

(Dedication Ceremony)
Fallen astronaut's name lives on at elementary school
Lamping Elementary set to unveil McCool Science Center

October 15, 2005
Review Journal

(Dedication Ceremony)
Students get feel for space
Lamping Elementary School facility provides realistic taste of shuttle flight

August, 2005
215 South Magazine

Lamping Elementary Breaks Ground on Science Center
Coverage on the groundbreaking ceremony for the William McCool Science Center.

July 14-20, 2005
South Valley News

Groundbreaking looks to the sky
Coverage on the groundbreaking ceremony for the William McCool Science Center. History and information on the center is detailed.

July 12, 2005
Review Journal

LV couple who lost son in '03 disaster to watch from home
The McCools talk about the space shuttle launch.

March 2005
215 South Magazine

Gala Pays Tribute to School Board Trustee
Out & About: Pictures from the Building a Strong Foundation Gala with honoree Mary Beth Scow

February 16, 2005
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School's new Web site helps with fund-raising
School website and the William McCool Science Center

November 3, 2004
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SPACE EXPLORER'S PROGRAM: Mission Accomplished
The Space Shuttle Simulator has arrived!

November, 2004
215 South Magazine

The Right Stuff.
Lamping's vision for a Science Center
pg. 1 pg. 2 (pdf)

February 11, 2004
Anthem View

Saluting shuttle's seven
Mural honors the crew members of Columbia

January 31, 2004
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Educators have high hopes for science center
Painting, other memorials to shuttle crew unveiled at facility's future home

August 28, 2003
Las Vegas Sun

School plans space program to honor Columbia astronaut
Plans to bring the West's only shuttle simulator to the Lamping.

August 30, 2003 
Review-Journal Article

Students get space travel lesson .
Barry McCool speaks to lamping about space travel.

November 29, 2000
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School Goes Star-Gazing
Christa McAuliffe Observatory opens for star-gazing!