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STEM School Chattanooga Jubilee TOUR

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STEM School At Chatt State

4353 Amnicola Highway

Chattanooga, TN 37406

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STEM School Chattanooga will host the 5th annual STEM Jubilee event at Chattanooga State Technical Community College on May 16th and 17th. This annual event introduces elementary school students to a variety of STEM-related concepts through hands-on activities with a mission to inspire STEM curiosity and interest. This year’s STEM School Jubilee will be attended by over 4,000 elementary students from throughout Hamilton County and will be the largest school-based STEM activity to ever be hosted in the State of Tennessee.

Guests at this year’s sold-out event will experience STEM-based activities, games and challenges at over 85 booths. Created by students, these games, activities and challenges have been tested in the classroom as STEM School Chattanooga students continue to share the importance of STEM-based learning with schools throughout the county. From robotics and drones to air cannons, bubbles and microscopes the students attending this event will have fun as they enjoy hands-on experiences with innovative, engaging activities.

STEM School Chattanooga is a Hamilton County Department of Education magnet school educating students from each of the 9 districts in the County. Founded in 2012, STEM School Chattanooga has approximately 300 students in grades 9-12th. This innovative school is located on the Chattanooga State Community College campus and focuses on science, technology, engineering and math integration with a mission to develop and share a new paradigm for world-class education using technology as a gateway cultivate students’ inquisitive nature, exercise innovation, inspire them to think critically and collaborate to become leaders who are self-sufficient learners.

“Events like this allow us to help introduce the importance of a STEM education to students, teachers and families from around Hamilton County,” says Dr. Tony Donen, the school’s principal. STEM School Chattanooga was recognized by America Achieves as one of thirty schools worldwide denoted as a “World-Leading Learner School,” and its robotics team continues a tradition of mentoring local students and demonstrating leadership-level competency at competition this year. The Fab Foundation celebrated STEM School Chattanooga for prominence in digital fabrication STEM education and the Tennessee Department of Education Commissioner lauded the school as a model for the rest of the State.

In partnership with the Remake Learning Days Across America Chattanooga initiative, Chattanooga STEM School is hosting a tour and open house experience for parents and educators on Thursday, May 16 from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM. Government-issued ID is required and participants must be screened through the Raptor system for this hour-long on-site tour experience. Guests will be guided by students and parent volunteers through the on-site Jubilee experience, watching a variety of booths, activities and programs created and led by STEM students. Registration is required.

For more information please visit STEM School Chattanooga online at www.stemschoolchattanooga.net, follow the school and its teams on Twitter @STEMcha or contact school administration at (423) 531-6270.

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