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STEM Robotics Team Places Second

STEM Robotics Team Places Second

The STEM Magnet Academy of Pointe Coupee’s Robotics Team placed second at the Southern Regional Autonomous Robotics Circuit (RARC) held at Catholic High School in Baton Rouge.

The team, Leah Bazzelle, Angelle Reine, and Abby Chustz, along with Coach Tara Robillard, has been perfecting their skills to achieve another year of victory for STEM Magnet.

The robotic’ program at STEM includes elementary and Jr. high teams that compete with Lego Mindstorms EV3 robots. Next year, they will add a VEX team for high school competitions. The robotics program is a strong part of the STEM curriculum which will ensure that graduates are prepared for engineering and programming jobs of the future.