Isaac earns EAGLE SCOUT Rank...the highest achievement or rank attainable in the Boy Scouting program of the BoyScouts of America.
Memorial Day Weekend Race at The Race Place proves to be an exciting night for all. Charlie wins 2 heats but Danielle wins last heat and advances to the final legends heat of the night.
Tolbert wins legends final heat of the night on good note but finishes at the bottom in both pan car heats. Charlie and Tolbert spent most of the evening tuning the pan cars to keep up with the pack and found some success finishing 3rd in final heat and 2nd in the encore finale.
GRADUATION! Foster, Eller, and Johnson will be missed. Graduation is always a bitter sweet night for all.
Surprise Visitor...Miner! Dalton, Isaac and Miner develop plans to attend TSA Nationals. Afterwards, trailer canopy installation begins. (Notice computers covered for summer cleaning)
Both place 2nd in two different 1/12 Pan Car A-Main EVents.
...Student teacher Mr. Will Miner that is...Mr. Miner Graduates Friday May 13 at ASU after completing a semester of intense engineering and EV instruction. He will be missed by all. We hope to see him running in the pack with his own team at the EV Challenge next spring. Good Luck and Best Wishes Mr. Miner!
EV Demo Day...Tolbert's Engineering Classes and Administration get their first EV Grin and view of a Tesla Model S.
Foster's Last Stance as a WWHS EV Team member...Project Cushman Overhaul...Upgraded Computer Controller, Roll and Light Bar Design, Front Shock Installation
Appstate Solar Vehicle Team Accepts $100,000 donation! Mr. Blakeley our former student teacher accepts with a big ole grin...;o) Go Appstate SVT!
2016 WWHS EV Team $1100 Scholarship
Deadline May 10, 2016
EV Scholarship Basics:
The EV scholarship will be for any West Wilkes High School EV student regardless of grade level. The scholarship will be awarded to a student that has demonstrated superior work ethic and display of EV related accomplishments. The scholarship check will be made out to the student with proof of purchase for tuition, books, or other college type expenses. In the event the student selects a military route of higher learning then the check would be made out to the student directly upon proof of enlisting.
Applicant will submit:
1) A resume that outlines community involvement, jobs and EV Team accomplishments.
2) Essay that explains why they deserve the scholarship. (Financial need may be considered)
West Wilkes High School has a scholarship award committee that will review and make recommendations for the scholarship. Mr. Tolbert is not part of this undisclosed committee. Final selection will be made solely by the committee.
Isaac and Dalton Bring Home 3rd Place Finish in Technology Student Association State Competition---Now headed to Nationals in Nashville
Charlie sweeps Legend Car racing at The Race Place. Charlie and Tolbert finish the night and bring home 1st in A-Main EVent at The Race Place in Mountain City.
Google Gravity Games will be awesome addition to our EVents next year...The EVent was super! SVT demo was exciting for everyone...