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Science teacher Tayna Erban, Michelle McDemot and Jennifer Murphy, Superintendent Suzan Cullen, Middle School Principal Victoria Ekk and school committee Chairman Christopher Frost pose with middle school students Lily Weatherbee, Chris April and David Pacitto and Amvet Boulevard student Guhan Nandakumar. (Photo by Amy DeMelia / For The Sun Chronicle)

NORTH ATTLEBORO - The three North Attleboro Middle School students who have the honor of launching their science project into space paid a visit to the school committee on Monday.

Sixth-graders Lily Wetherbee, 11; David Pacitto, 12 and Chris April, 11, have been selected to send their project to the International Space Station through the Student Spaceflight Experiment Program. The program is run by the National Center for Earth and Space Science Education.