• Gain a practical understanding of scientific principles

    Put your ideas to work

    Be a contributing member of an engineering design team

    Learn Physics as you build go-karts, robots, houses and motors

    Have valued input into developing the curriculum

    Taught by teachers with pro engineering experience

    Learn design skills including computer aided design

    Develop craftsmanship skills

    Develop an understanding of physics as it applies to the design and construction of engineering projects

    Apply scientific methods to problem solving

    Effectively communicate design ideas

    Work effectively as a member of a team

    Develop presentation and public speaking skills

    Junior Year

    Physics

    Engineering Projects (Elective)

    Up to five classes outside of the academy

    Senior Year

    Physics

    Engineering Projects (Elective)

    Up to five classes outside of the academy

    "The class offers good hands-on work experience.
    It feels great to
    see your ideas and what you've learned
    come to life."

    -Brian Backer, graduate

    "I would recommend this program to
    others because you
    get to learn about the physics and then apply it when building the actual project."

    -Mike Edde, graduate