StellarXplorers prepare for final competition

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Thursday, Feb. 6 and Friday, Feb. 7 the final competition for LRHS StellarXplorers will start; it will be the last of three national competitions. LRHS has competed in two of the three national competitions. Their scores from each of the three competitions will be average out and the best teams will move onto the next level of the competition. This will be calculated later this month after the third, and final, competition.

School gear will be sold at lunches (Q2)

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS spirit wear will be sold in the cafeteria during all lunches starting Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 3-4 and again on Dec. 10-11. Sweatshirts and hoodies are available in green grey and black; short sleeve t-shirts are available in grey, black and white; and long sleeve t-shirts in grey and white. The sweatshirts and hoodies will be $30, tee shirts $20, long sleeves $20, and short sleeves $10.

New space club already competing (Q2)

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Thursday, Oct. 31 the window for the first Qualifying StellarXplorers competition opened. The event was held on Oct. 31 – Nov. 1 at the LRHS library. The competition consists of an academic quiz as well as a simulation software called STK. The STK has the teams simulate orbit paths around the earth so they can compete to make the best orbit paths possible for the satellites. The academic quiz on the other hand, consists of their knowledge of physics, space exploration h