Mansfield ISD Magazine Summer 2018 - Page 26

Destination Imagination Team Qualifies for World Competition T he Destination Imagination (DI) team from Lake Ridge High School excelled at the state tournament and qualified to compete in the world’s largest celebration of creativity. Destination Imagination uses project-based learning to apply the creative process across seven different STEAM-based (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) challenges. The team has been competing together for several years. The state contest was held April 7, and the team of graduating seniors earned sixth place for their innovative challenge solutions. The Lake Ridge students are now gearing up for the Global Finals, competing with more than 1,400 top-scoring DI teams from 45 U.S. states and 14 countries. The global competition will take place May 23-26 in Knoxville, Tennessee. More than 17,000 students, parents and volunteers attend the event every year. The Jones Center for Children’s Therapy and Assessment Our psychologists provide quality mental health services to children, adolescents, and families. From individual and family therapies to social skills groups, parent coaching, and formal psychological and educational assessments, our clinicians are dedicated to helping others achieve their goals and reach their full potential. Please contact us if you think we can be of service to you or a loved one. (817) 453-2400 FLOOD, FIRE, MOLD & MORE Pelé Nunley 604 Strada Circle Mansfield, TX 76063 24 Mansfield School & Family Dr. Alyssa R. Scott and Dr. Jessica O. Jones