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Albert Cassens Elementary School - Glen Carbon, United States

Team Description

Seven, fifth grade classes made up of 170 students from Cassens Elementary School working with two community volunteers engaged in the outreach of STEM education. The effort is sponsored by a grant from the school Citizens Advisory Council, Employee nonprofit support programs, local businesses and STEM+C inc.

Plan for launch

Attempting to set a Guinness World Record for the Highest Paper Plane Launch. Target altitude is above the current world record of 96,500 feet.

Why did you join?

We were planning a launch in April and the GSBC is a perfect fit for our project.

Team Members

  • Martha Richey
  • Scott Fitzgerald