Making Pencil Hinge Books

World cultures was in the Lab today making pencil-hinge booklets. The students interviewed parents and other family members to find out about their heritage, and wrote about it in their booklets. These will be on display in the hallways for Parent Night. Here are the directions they used to help create their booklets.

Visiting Artist Fahamu Peacou

In the weeks leading up to the Innovation Faire, Fahamu Peacou will be coming to Westminster! He is scheduled to work with art classes and inspire us at a few Assemblies. Some of his paintings can be viewed in Broyles Art Center, and Here is a WCAT student interview. Be sure to check it out!

Robotics In-House Competition

On Tuesday afternoon, the robotics team had an inter-squad meet.   Two teams were in 1st place after the in-house competition: team 6199E (Gideon Zemedhun, Willem Mandel, Augie Bunting, and Tejas Kadadi; and team 6199G (William Ivansco, Rohit Ramineni, Esfan Daya and Brandon Hwang).

Vacuum Forming Machine

There is a new machine in the lab: a Centroform Vacuum Forming Machine. We believe that our main users will be the Shark Tank students, but are looking for other great applications.   We had a lot of fun testing it out today!