Congratulations to Batavia Middle School for placing 16th at the Future City Competition in February and earning the Special Award of Best Use of Innovative Construction Materials and Techniques.
The team included students Maddie Flandenmeyer, Lydia Whiteford, and Jett Young, their supervising teacher Mary Bradburn and engineering mentor Laura Michalske from Procter and Gamble.
DiscoverE’s Future City Competition™ is a national, not-for-profit education program. Across the country, more than 40,000 students from 1,350 middle schools are participating in the 2015 competition. The top prize at the National Finals is $7,500 for the organization’s STEM program plus a trip to U.S. Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama.
For more details and photos of Ohio’s competition, visit: https://www.facebook.com/FutureCityOhio.