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News and Announcements

NOW AVAILABLE!

The Team Work Sheets are now available online!


The judges forms are now available to view online. The displays will be judged independently from the presentations this year.
There has also been a change this year for the Class I Senior and Class II teams. Please check out those forms.

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You can now pay online for the Rocket Kits using PayPal or Credit Card


Class 1 Jr. Division is for teams with majority of students from
Grades 6 – 8

Class 1 Sr. Division is for teams with majority of students from
Grades 9 - 12

Hope to see you all back in 2014!

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Home of Rockets For Schools
Launch Competition!

May 2 & 3, 2014

Watch live streaming video from rockets4schools at livestream.com

Congratulations to the 2013 Winners:

Class II Rockets

1st Place Team       THRUST - The Blue Moon Crew
2nd Place Team      Madison West High School - Madison West Rocketry
3rd Place Team      St. Theodore Guerin High School - Guerin Catholic Rocket                                Club

Class I Rockets - Junior

1st Place Team      Pilgrim Park Middle School - The Lone Raingers
2nd Place Team     Marshall Middle School - Marshall Rocketstars
3rd Place Team     Onahan School - Red Moon

Class I Rockets - Senior

1st Place Team      Lomira High School - Catestrophic Meltdown
2nd Place Team     Wauwatosa School District - Wauwatosa School District                                PLTW Club
3rd Place Team     John Dewey Academy of Learning - Lightning Dragons
3rd Place Team     Menominee ISH

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Spaceport Sheboygan has been Wisconsin's home of Rockets For Schools since its inception in 1995. Each year, more that 300 students from Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa and Michigan have participated in successful launches at Spaceport Sheboygan. From 2001 through the present, students from Sheboygan County have also been involved in an elementary-level rocket launch.

Rockets For Schools provides an opportunity for students to learn about aerospace technology, scientific experiments, and space launches. Student teams construct a rocket equipped with a powerful motor that lifts it to high altitudes. Besides constructing their rocket, students design a payload experiment to fly in their rocket. In addition, students give an oral presentation and prepare a visual display of their experiment to exhibit at the event.

Organizers hope that the hands-on experiences such as this will encourage students to pursue further education and explore careers in space-related fields. Rockets For Schools is a firmly-established, high-quality program of the Great Lakes Spaceport Education Foundation. The rockets For Schools program addresses several national education standards by its hands-on, minds-on approach to science and technology.

 

THE PUBLIC IS WELCOME TO JOIN US AND VIEW THE EXHIBITS AT THE BLUE HARBOR RESORT AND AT THE GREAT LAKES AEROSPACE SCIENCE AND EDUCATION CENTER!

COME AND WATCH THE STUDENTS LAUNCH THEIR TEAM ROCKETS ON SATURDAY!


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