Published: February 19, 2012
Highbridge students compete in eco-classroom design challenge

A group of Highbridge students has competed in a regional science and engineering challenge to design an eco-classroom.

Six students from King Alfred School's Year 9 visited Fry's Conference Centre in Keynsham to take part in the contest.

"This year's challenge was to design an eco-classroom and by working together over several weeks, the team produced a model of their classroom, a sales pitch and a working report of their experience," a school spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.

"Although they didn't win, their work was extremely impressive and their presentation skills were fantastic. The competition from 15 other schools was to a very high standard."

As part of their project the team worked closely with Highbridge industrial company Manuflex and enjoyed working with their mentor Ray Stewart.

 


Bookmark and Share

Search Burnham-On-Sea.com|Add Burnham-On-Sea.com to your Bookmarks|Send a mail from Burnham-On-Sea.com|Print this page|Back to previous page|Discuss this article

Burnham-On-Sea Seafront Webcam
Burnham-On-Sea Webcam
24-hour live pictures
See live images of the seafront and beach with Burnham's Webcam. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea Shops
Burnham-On-Sea Shopping Guide
Buy in Burnham!
Support local traders by shopping in town - see our A-Z index of businesses. Click here