Providing high quality out-of-school-time and after school community events for West Valley City families and students, resulting in increased opportunities for learning.

Month: May 2018

Valley Jr. Drone Program

Valley Jr. Drone Program

CEP Junior High Droneology Program funded by the Utah STEM Action Center – very excited Valley Jr. students built two PCS Edventures drones and take them for a maiden flight.

Swamped – Whittier Elementary Musical

Swamped – Whittier Elementary Musical

“Swamped” – Whittier Elementary afterschool program fun musical about all the animals in the Okefenokee Swamp.

Utah STEM Action Center Funds Junior High Droneology Program

Utah STEM Action Center Funds Junior High Droneology Program

Hunter Jr., Kennedy Jr., Valley Jr. and West Lake Jr. are participating in a PCS Edventures partnership project to build and fly large drones.  Students are building two drones in each program, studying the principles of flight, and learning flight simulation with drone controllers.  Students are becoming competent and certified as student drone pilots.  The programs will continue this summer and expand into next year.

Native American Culture and Crafts Class at West Lake Jr. High

Native American Culture and Crafts Class at West Lake Jr. High

West Lake Jr. High is using their Dry Creek Charity Mini Grant for a Native American Culture and Crafts Class taught by Mario Platero.  These excited students are making cedar wood flutes and learning to play Native American music.

Monroe Elementary Cup Stacking Class

Monroe Elementary Cup Stacking Class

Monroe Elementary Cup Stacking Class – great eye hand coordination for Kindergarteners and First Graders