Memorial Middle School students take part in STEM related activites

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - Memorial Middle School students had the chance to explore their interests in STEM related activities.

Through the GEAR UP program, eighth graders engaged in activities such launching rockets a building drones on “Reybotics” STEM Activity day.

This program is a partnership with TAMIU and 19 other school districts to motivate and inspire students to continue to pursue their education after high school.

According to GEAR facilitator Leslie Casarez, a robotics class is offered at the school so these activities align with the school’s curriculum.