Mark Twain Middle School
History in the Making
-He was born Samuel Clemens, but used Mark Twain as his pen name.
-He wrote the Adeventures of Tom Sawyer and the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
-Was born when Halley's Comet appeared by Earth and predicted he would die the next time Halley's Comet appeared - he died the day after Halley's Comet appeared in 1910.
-Believed in the purpose of the public schools and strongly believed that for every school that was torn down, a jail should be built because that is where students would end up if they were not educated.