Bridge Building Competition

First Place Winners

Winning Team
The Students from the 10th grade Laura, Priscilla, Jessica, and Denise.

With 100 popsicle sticks and Elmer's Glue, students were given 90 minutes to build bridges spanning a 22-inch void, strong enough to hold a crate of books. The winning team's bridge held 55 pounds without breaking, over 170 times the bridge's weight!

Winning Team
Winning Team

See more pictures from the competition in the Gallery

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