The students will experience the solar eclipse at NASA’s viewing site at Southern Illinois University’s Saluki Stadium.
Coordinated by Ms. Jennifer Clifford, Dean of Women and Marian Catholic science teacher, the trip was highlighted on an NBC 5 Chicago News broadcast.
Students at Marian Catholic that day in Chicago Heights will view the 85% eclipse during an outdoor assembly using protective eye wear.
The event is touted as The Great American Eclipse. Get more information about the eclipse here.