7 Winchester School Compete in Regional Destination Imagination Tournament
9 March 2017 News
Saturday, March 4, 2017 seven teams from Winchester Public Schools participated in the Northwest Region Destination Imagination Tournament held at John Handley High School. These teams included students from Daniel Morgan Middle School, Frederick Douglas Elementary School, John Kerr Elementary School, Garland R. Quarles Elementary School and Virginia Avenue Charlotte DeHart Elementary School.
Congratulations to the following teams who placed in their divisions and will move on to participate in the Destination Imagination State Tournament at Atlee High School, Mechanicsville, VA on April 8, 2017:
Daniel Morgan Middle School 1st Place
Ready, Willing and Fable: Middle Level
Daniel Morgan Middle School 2nd Place
Top Secret: Middle Level
John Kerr Elementary School 2nd Place
Vanished!: Elementary Level
The Destination Imagination program is a fun, hands-on system of learning that fosters students’ creativity, courage and curiosity through open-ended academic Challenges in the fields of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), fine arts and service learning. Participants learn patience, flexibility, persistence, ethics, respect for others and their ideas, and the collaborative problem solving process.
Destination Imagination is the global leader in teaching the creative process from imagination to innovation. Its mission is to develop opportunities that inspire the global community of learners to utilize diverse approaches in applying 21st century skills and creativity.
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