Montebello MESA Team - 2015-2016 State Champions!!
Congratulations to Montebello’s Math, Engineering, and Science Achievement (MESA) teams for doing an outstanding job at the MESA state competition held at Arizona State University on Saturday, April 23rd
38 students from Montebello competed in 9 different events against 40 other teams from different schools and over 1000 other students. For the 3rd
time in a row, Montebello placed 1st
overall in the State of Arizona in the Prosthetic Arm Challenge!!
The Montebello team will go on to again represent all Arizona middle school MESA teams at the National Engineering Design Competition, held in Ogden, Utah in June.
MESA Events Placement:
- Prosthetic Arm -1st Place!!
- Change Maker - 1st Place!!
- Solar Car - 2nd Place in the state with a time of 2.9 seconds going 5 meters!
- Hydropower - 3rd Place in the state!
- Designer of the Day - 6th Place in the state!
- Future Communication - 4th Place in the state
- On-Site - 1st Place (Best in the State!!)
- Duct Tape Challenge - 5th Place in the state!
- Egg Transfer - 5th Place in the state!
Congratulations to Montebello students and MESA coaches Mr. Kelby Milgrim and Ms. Ramos for their third consecutive first place finish in the National/State competition.