Collinsville High School students Dominque Bacchetti and Erika Hick earned a top award during the international Conrad Challenge “Innovation Summit” held at Kennedy Space Center April 23-26, 2019. The Conrad Challenge is a multi-phase STEM & entrepreneurship competition inspired by the legacy of Apollo 12 astronaut Pete Conrad. Bacchetti and Hick were named Power Pitch […]
Leprechauns were on the loose at Renfro Elementary in the wee hours of the morning on March 15, 2019. Every year, the clever kids in Ms. Moss’ and Mrs. Evanoff’s classes used their best fanciful engineering skills to construct creative Leprechaun traps to catch the mythical creatures. When the students came to school this morning, […]
February 2019 — Collinsville High School Science Teacher Eryn Daugherty has received a Southern Illinois University Carbondale Robert Noyce Master Teacher Fellowship. River Region Master Teaching Fellows in Environmental Sustainability is a 5-year graduate fellowship for teachers who already hold a master’s degree. It is funded through a grant from the National Science Foundation. According to […]
Congratulations to Senior Engineering students Ivan Velasco, Jacob Metcalf, Trent Baima, Erik Hicks and Dominique Bacchetti who qualified in the Conrad Innovation Challenge and have advanced to the final selection process for the international competition at NASA in Florida.
The local chapter of Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers is hosting a free STEM event for 7-12 grade students and families on Friday, December 7, 2018 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at Collinsville Middle School. Noche de Ciencias (Night of Science) is a an opportunity to learn about STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Math – careers and […]