McKee Middle’s STEM heroes are going national. The school’s SECME team dominated at the SECME Regional Competition in Tuskegee and have advanced to the national competition at the University of Alabama in June.
McKee swept the Bottle Rocket category in the regional contest, placing first, second and third. The Bottle Rocket winners were the Super Girls: Quenyatta Fleeton, Brooklyn Whittle and Maliyah Coleston. Placing second were the Mighty Tigers: Ahmad Powell, Corey Taylor and Nicholas Lewis. Placing third were the Wonder Divas: Onaka Murray, Syndey Talley and Sha'Dajah Jackson.
McKee also won both first and second place in the Mousetrap Cars category. First place was The Flash: Marva Matthews, Corey Taylor and Jalen Julius. Placing second were the Thunder Dogs: Dionisio Garcia, Corey Redmon and Jamal Copeland.
Pictured are the McKee SECME team with their awards and the Super Girls with their winning bottle rocket. Congratulations to these exemplary Science, Engineering, Technology and Mathematics students.