Three NISD Teams Advance to Global Destination Imagination Finals
The Blastoff Besties from Beck Elementary, the Spectacular 7 from Lakeview Elementary and the Nerdy Birdies from Roanoke Elementary will advance to the Destination Imagination Global Finals in Knoxville. The Beck team received third place in the scientific challenge, the Lakeview team received fourth place in the fine arts challenge and the Roanoke team received second place in the fine arts challenge and first place in the instant challenge.
Additionally, Fear the Awesome Jefferies from Seven Hills Elementary received tenth place in the technical challenge. Pun Intended from Northwest High School received 15th place in the scientific challenge and ‘Merica from Northwest High School received 11th place in the improve challenge. Senior Abigal Rosenthal won the $1,000 scholarship.
Destination Imagination is dedicated to enriching the global community by providing opportunities for learners of all ages to explore and discover unlimited creative potential through teamwork, cooperation and mutual respect. The teams from Beck, Lakeview and Roanoke elementary schools will advance to the Global Finals this May.