Category Archives: Technical Education

VIDEO: Scenes from this summer’s STEAM Camp at Phoenix

Check out our short video on this summer’s week-long, girls-only STEAM Camp, which taught nearly 30 middle school girls about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math! Continue reading

Posted in Darien Elementary School, Delavan-Darien High School, Delavan-Darien School District, News Releases, Phoenix Middle School, Technical Education, Turtle Creek Elementary School, Videos, Wileman Elementary School

DDHS adds entrepreneurship college credit option for juniors and seniors

Delavan-Darien High School can now offer college credit from the University of Iowa for its new Exploring Entrepreneurship course. Continue reading

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Girls getting into science, technology at Delavan-Darien this summer

Nearly 30 middle school girls will be the first users of the new Fab Lab equipment at Phoenix Middle School as part of girls-only STEAM Camp this week. Continue reading

Posted in Delavan-Darien High School, Delavan-Darien School District, News Releases, Phoenix Middle School, Technical Education, Turtle Creek Elementary School, Wileman Elementary School

Teams compete at Fluid Power Challenge event

We’re #DDCometProud of the three teams of freshmen that competed at the NFPA Fluid Power Challenge in Waukesha. One of our teams was a double award-winner. See details on our blog! Continue reading

Posted in Delavan-Darien High School, Delavan-Darien School District, News Releases, Photo Galleries, Technical Education

DDHS senior lands paid internship for landscape design work

Delavan-Darien High School senior Lucas DeLara now has a paid design gig — with a Kansas City-based client — after studying in Marty Speth’s Sustainable Landscape Design course. Continue reading

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Fab Lab students may be supplying parts to local manufacturer

COOL NEWS FROM THE FAB LAB: DDHS soon find themselves in a business relationship with Elkhorn manufacturer Precision Plus, and a student’s innovation may save the school district money with a part built right here in our high school. Continue reading

Posted in Community Service, Delavan-Darien High School, Delavan-Darien School District, Photo Galleries, Technical Education

IN PHOTOS: Comet Connections Fab Lab Open House

PHOTOS: Special thanks to the many visitors who toured the new Delavan-Darien High School Comet Connections Fab Lab on Oct. 15. Continue reading

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DON’T MISS IT: DDHS Fab Lab Open House is Oct. 15

Students and staff are ready to show of Delavan-Darien High School’s new Comet Creations Fab Lab with an open house from 4-7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 15. Continue reading

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Chromebook return days upcoming for MS, HS students

ATTENTION PHOENIX AND DDHS STUDENTS: The end of the year is nearing and Chromebooks used by our middle school and high school students must be returned soon! Details about return dates on our blog! Continue reading

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New Delavan-Darien ‘Fab Lab’ coming for 2015-16

DELAVAN — The drive to provide more outstanding opportunities for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) training for Delavan-Darien students has reached its next phase. With support from various community partners, the district has announced a new “Comet Creations Fab … Continue reading

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