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Fifty teams from across the state traveled to Lake Washington High School for this year’s Washington State VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) Championship on March 13. Twelve spots were open to teams who wanted to move onto the next big competition. Out of those 12 spots, six teams with LWSD students secured their position at the 2022 VEX Robotics World Championship in Dallas, Texas, May 5-7, 2022.



    Tesla STEM junior finalist in USA Biolympiad


    Rohan Iyer, a junior from Nikola Tesla STEM High School was the only finalist from Washington state in the USA Biolympiad (USAB). The USA Biolympiad (USAB) is a premiere biology competition for high school students in the United States. The annual competition provides "motivation, curricular resources and skills training to take them beyond their classroom experience to the level of international competitiveness." Students take two rounds of challenging exams in order to qualify for one of 20 national finalist spots and the chance to participate in an international competition. Congratulations Rohan!