STEM

Spotlight on Excellence: Mrs. Sheri Niedermyer Takes STEAM to the Next Level!

 Welcome Mrs. Niedermyer SAS welcomes Mrs. Sheri Niedermyer as our K-5th grade STEAM teacher! Mrs. Niedermyer comes to Saint Ambrose with a plethora of experience in math, technology, and software development including as a math and technology teacher in Maryland and Hawaii, traveling with her husband who has recently retired from the U.S. Navy. Mrs. ...

By |2018-10-11T15:16:47+00:00October 11th, 2018|Categories: News, Our Campus, SAS Shines, STEM|

The Augmented Reality Sandbox That SAS Built

A collaborative effort came to fruition in the Gillingham Innovation Center (GIC) last week! This effort began with an idea inspired by NASA 's Young Astronaut Day. Our technology director, Mrs. Morgan attended this event with students, and saw examples of augmented reality sandboxes in action! This led to the plan to design and build ...

By |2018-10-02T09:25:37+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Categories: News, Our Campus, SAS Shines, STEM|

Saint Ambrose 7th Graders Leading The Way!

This year, Seventh Grade students have a wonderful learning opportunity as part of their STEAM curriculum; they are joining other seventh grade students across the US in Project Lead The Way. Mr. Mullen, our HSP Director is the leader for this project. What is Project Lead the Way? Project Lead The Way is a curriculum ...

By |2018-09-21T16:14:17+00:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: News, SAS Shines, STEM|

Saint Ambrose Invention Convention Winners moving to Nationals!

 " STEMIE Coalition-fueled National Invention Convention and Entrepreneurship (NICEE) event is an annual celebration of K-12 inventors and entrepreneurs from across the U.S. This far-reaching forum is the marquee event of The STEMIE Coalition. The event provides a live, in-person opportunity for youth inventors and entrepreneurs in grades 3-12 to display their critical thinking skills ...

By |2018-08-29T21:54:35+00:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: IA-Logue, News, SAS Shines, STEM|

SAS 8th Grade Student Wins Top Middle School Essay in Ohio on Biometrics

8th grade essay winner puts her finger on safety with biometrics Posted on June 11, 2018 in STEM schools, Students 0 Comments This year’s essay contest was one for the books. We received 294 submissions across 15 network schools, with participation from kindergarten to 12th grade. We learned about problems like climate change and food deserts, as well ...

By |2018-08-29T21:54:36+00:00June 14th, 2018|Categories: IA-Logue, News, Our Campus, SAS Shines, STEM|

SAS Brings Home Science Olympiad Victories

CONGRATULATIONS, SCIENCE OLYMPIAD TEAM! On Saturday, May 12, 2018, a team of fifteen, fourth and fifth graders from Saint Ambrose School competed at Medina High School in the Medina County Science Olympiad.  This is Saint Ambrose's third-year at the competition that is comprised of fifteen events that all revolve around STEM-type activities.  There are seven build-it ...

By |2018-08-29T21:54:37+00:00May 14th, 2018|Categories: Bridge: Grade 4-5, IA-Logue, News, SAS Shines, STEM|

Saint Ambrose School Designated the First STEAM Designated School in Ohio!

Saint Ambrose School is a member of the Ohio STEM Learning Network (OSLN) and received official upgraded Ohio Designated STEAM School status from the Ohio STEM Committee in recognition of existing and emerging initiatives happening throughout the school and in the community.  This designation specifically recognizes the role of Arts in the school’s existing STEM ...

STEAM Instrument Projects

  Our spring STEAM instrument projects are in and it has been wonderful discussing the concepts behind many of them! I've enjoyed watching the students use their creativity to come up with their own unique creations! From home-made maracas, 3D printed ocarinas, drum-itars, to real Lego orchestrations like the marble machine! I even saw a ...

By |2018-08-29T21:54:38+00:00April 11th, 2018|Categories: Bridge: Grade 4-5, Encore, High School Prep 6-8, IA-Logue, Kindergarten – Grade 3, News, STEM|

BEST Medicine and Adam Best Computer Science Careers

BEST Medicine Mollie, Jacob, Ryan, and Mary attended the University of Akron BEST Medicine competition at the National Inventors Hall of Fame Middle School today and won 3 awards for their national security biometric fingerprint prototype solution to assist with securing The White House. Bronze Medal Award for Medical Devices for 7th - 9th grade ...

By |2018-03-10T19:05:31+00:00March 10th, 2018|Categories: Encore, STEM|

Medical Careers & CPR Demonstration and Scratch Valentine

Medical Careers & CPR Demonstration 7th and 8th graders were part of a medical careers presentation and CPR demonstration from Mrs. Ragazzo. CCP students completed a quiz, discussion forum, and bonus discussion forum. BEST Medicine/eCybermission students continued working on setting up their fingerprint sensor and 3D model video.   Invention Convention 3rd graders through 6th ...

By |2018-02-18T20:05:47+00:00February 18th, 2018|Categories: Encore, STEM|