Pre-Engineering Students Showcase Winter Villages

Students create animated winter wonderlands
Posted on 12/14/2016
This is the image for the news article titled Students create animated winter wonderlandsvillage photoChapin's Project Lead The Way sophomore pre-engineering students gained plenty of media coverage for their annual Winter Villages display.

Six classes of students teamed together to build an animated holiday village that showcased their growing knowledge of circuitry, animation, and engineering.

Click the links below to see how the events unfolded.    This CBS4 Meteorologist Joshua Zuber's coverage

Here are the announced results:

3rd Place   Engineering Class PERIOD 1 (taught by Rebeca Gonzalez)
Titled:  Christmas Around The Small World

2nd Place  Engineering Class PERIOD 7 (taught by Greg Ortiz) 
Titled:  Nightmare Before Christmas

1st Place Engineering Class PERIOD 3 (taught by Rebeca Gonzalez)
Titled: Operation Christmas

Professional Community Judges:

Joe Miller, Engineering Manager, Cardinal Health, Chapin Magnet Program Partner 
Kayla Morales, Project Engineer, McCarthy Healthcare (Chapin Magnet Graduate)
Vanessa Attel Wolf  Science Instructional Coach
Cruz Ochoa, retired electrical engineer
Sergio Jaurrieta, CTE Facilitator
John Roach, Instructional Technology Specialist, EPISD
Lt Col Victor Diaz, JROTC Facilitator, EPISD

3 Freshman magnet students (who will take the Principles of Engineering class next year)
2 visiting eighth graders from Nolan Richardson who are considering applying for the magnet program for next year

Congratulations to all the sophomore Principles of Engineering Students for building great models and wonderful holiday spirit.