On Wednesday January 31, there was a special event which was held in the gym. It was the Maryland Special Olympics. There were many schools such as Suitland, Friendly, Bowie and many more. They played a sport called Bocce, in this game you have to choose which side starts out by conducting a coin toss, whoever wins the coin toss will throw the pallino past the center line but no further than the 4 foot line. After that the team that won the coin toss will try to either get their ball close to the pallino, move the pallino close to their ball or move their opponents ball away from the pallino. The team to reach 12 points or a predetermined score will win.