State Conference

East Coweta TSA members win multiple honors

by Staff Reports

alt

Submitted Photo

East Coweta Middle School students who attended the recent Technology Student Association conference included Anderson Thomas, Andrew Parten, Brandon Anander, Caleb Jackson, Christian Devlin, Dakota Still, Davis Cover, Heather Dayton, Jessica Exley, Jordan West, Jordin Reed, Kayla Sims, Laine Futral, Landon Hicks, Lauryn Jennings, Madison Hightower, Makalin Langford, Mary Thompson, Morgan King, Nick Burkey, River Hardin, Walker Andrews and Will Futral.

The East Coweta Middle School Technology Student Association recently participated in the TSA State Conference in Athens, winning numerous awards.

ECMS technology and engineering teacher Blaire Booth, who sponsors the club, also was named Alumni of the Year at the conference. Booth praised her students, saying the group "represented ECMS with excellence."

Among the East Coweta Middle group's honors were second place in Promotional Graphics; third place in Chapter Team; fourth place in Agriculture and Biotechnology, Communication Challenge, Essays on Technology and Problem Solving; fifth place in Outstanding Chapter, Outstanding Student, Career Prep, Construction Technology, Inventions and Innovations, Leadership Strategies and Techno Talk; and sixth place in Environmental Focus, Technical Design, Video Game Design and Transportation Systems.

In addition, students from East Coweta's TSA were awarded seventh place in Multimedia Production; eighth in Flight and Medical Technology; 10th in Digital Photography; 11th in Transportation Systems- 11th Place in Website Design and Technical Design and 12th in Challenging Technology Issues.

Representing ECMS at the conference were Anderson Thomas, Andrew Parten, Brandon Anander, Caleb Jackson, Christian Devlin, Dakota Still, Davis Cover, Heather Dayton, Jessica Exley, Jordan West, Jordin Reed, Kayla Sims, Laine Futral, Landon Hicks, Lauryn Jennings, Madison Hightower, Makalin Langford, Mary Thompson, Morgan King, Nick Burkey, River Hardin, Walker Andrews and Will Futral.


More Education

Part 3

Coweta County Teacher of the Year finalists named

Coweta County TOTY finalists part 3 By Celia Shortt celia@newnan.com Arnall Middle School Teacher of the Year Samantha Clark has been teach ... Read More


Annual Audit

School system lauded for financial reporting

The Coweta County School System received the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts’ “Award of Distinction for Excellent Fina ... Read More


Coweta 4-H’ers shine at junior and senior projects

Many fifth grade Cloverleaf 4H’ers worked throughout 2014 on project achievement, an opportunity for students to gain skills in public ... Read More


Education Briefs

Kirkpatrick receives honor society recognition Whitney Willene Kirkpatrick, a sophomore at Berry College in Rome, Ga., was recently selec ... Read More


Teacher in Focus: SteveAnna Williams

SteveAnna Williams has been teaching for 25 years. She taught for 15 years in Clayton County and has spent the last ten years teaching at Wi ... Read More

Welch Elementary holds pancake breakfast

The Welch Elementary School PTO recently sponsored its first Pancakes with Parents breakfast event. Hundreds of Welch’s parents, guard ... Read More