Liberty's Project Lead the Way Program Wins National Award
ACE Mentoring is an after-school program at Liberty High School. Students work with engineers from local firms to design projects for competition. Pictured are Taylor Duke and Derrick Robb.
Gateway to Technology and Introduction to Engineering Design are offered at the junior high level. These students are from Liberty Junior High: Simone Stewart, Shane Busch, Connor Carr and Jacob Sutton.
Intro to Engineering Design or IED is also offered at Liberty High School for students in grades 10-12. Pictured here are: Maria Cox, Troy Smith, Corey Testorff and Joe Moss.
Classes in civil engineering and architecture are availble to students at Liberty High School students in grades 10-12. Pictured here are juniors Dylan Sharpe and Kyle Norris.
Liberty Robotics will be competiting with other school districts in St. Louis in March 2009. In 2008, the students participated in competitions in Kansas City and Denver. The team placed 6th at the Denver tournmanent, and was awarded the Motorola Quality Award. Pictured here are: Justin Edgar, Jay-R Studer, Logan Woods, Todd Meyer, Will Bridges, Chad Lee, Jack Thomas and Alex Cambiano.
Liberty Public Schools is one of 14 schools districts in the nation that has been selected as a 2008 Model School by Project Lead the Way. The award was presented to Superintendent Mike Brewer by Richard Blais, Vice President and Co-Founder of Project Lead the Way at the February 27, 2009 Board of Education Meeting.
Project Lead the Way teachers were honored at the February 17, 2009 Board of Education meeting for their dedication to the program. Pictured left to right are: Ben Heaivilin - Liberty High School, Dennis Blochlinger - Liberty High School, T.J. Goeglein - Liberty High School, Brett Forsman - Liberty Junior High School, Brett Kisker - Liberty High School and Richard Blais, Project Lead the Way V.P. Not pictured: Steve Storehalder - Liberty Junior High, Joe Boman - South Valley Junior High, Bob Willis - South Valley Junior High and Barbara Williams - Biomedical teacher at Liberty High School.