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  • Green Machine Headed for NorCal State Championship! Good luck to the La Loma Green Machine Robotics team this Sunday -- Sunday -- Sunday --  December 2nd, as they head to the First Lego League Capital District NorCal State Finals!  Students have been working since the beginning of the school year to prepare a project presentation, core values presentation, robot design presentation and to build, program, and prepare their robot for competition.  Our Lancers came in after school, on weekends, and even holidays to get ready for competition and it paid off with a 1st place victory in the project portion of our 8 team regional qualifier and an advancement to Sunday's 36 team NorCal State Championship.  Way to go Green Machine!   Team members are Paola Coss, Hudson Monday, Ruth ...
    Posted Nov 26, 2018, 10:17 PM by Lee Ollar
  • La Loma takes home 44 medals and qualifies for State! Congratulations to all of our La Loma Science Olympiad participants for taking home 44 medals and finishing 3rd and 8th place out of 18 teams at last weekend's Regional Science Olympiad Tournament!  La Loma finished in the top 10 in 22 out of the 23 events and placed in the top 5 in 17 of the 23 events.  By having a team finish 3rd, La Loma also qualifies to send a team to the State Science Olympiad Tournament on April 1st!  Nice job Lancers!  This is our 5th year in a row to qualify for the state tournament but this is our highest medal total, most Top 10's, and most Top 5's to date! PRIDE!!  Thank you ...
    Posted Mar 6, 2017, 10:24 AM by Lee Ollar
  • Modesto goes Futuristic!! Congratulations to the La Loma Future City team for winning the People's Choice Award and the Best Open Design Concept at last weekend's Nor Cal State Tournament.  The team did AWESOME and ended up placing 3rd overall out of 30+ teams.  PRIDE!All of the Future City students worked super hard this year on researching, adopting, and integrating ideas regarding how they could make Modesto a better place to live and in particular, how they could improve Modesto's public spaces.  They came up with a detailed plan to divert the Tuolumne River, store and circulate water within a whitewater channel, and provide for increased recreation with a giant indoor water park.   Way to go Lancers!
    Posted Mar 6, 2017, 11:28 AM by Lee Ollar
  • Congratulations to the Future City Team! Congratulations to the La Loma Future City Team for placing 2nd in last weekend's competition at the Stanislaus County Office of Education.  The team did awesome and presented the classes model and presentation for futuristic additions to the Modesto park system.  The students in the Future City class have been working hard all semester learning about Modesto's infrastructure and participating in local river cleanups and riparian restoration projects around the Tuolumne River.  The team will be working late this week as they complete their model and make adjustments to their presentation in preparation for the state competition this coming Saturday in San Jose.  Special thanks to Mrs. Marcelino and Mrs. McDonald for your support and a big shout ...
    Posted Jan 17, 2017, 8:59 AM by Lee Ollar
  • Green Machine Does It Again!! Congratulations to the La Loma Green Machine Robotics Team for winning the Champion's Award at this year's Iron Patriot Fest!  This is the second year in a row that La Loma has won the overall 1st place award and the team has now qualified to move on to the Nor Cal State Finals in Sacramento this coming January.  Way to go Green Machine!!  The Green Machine also won the much coveted Robot Performance Award for scoring the most points during the robotic competition portion.  La Loma was the only team to score 100 points or over, and did so on each of their three sessions with a high score of 125 coming in the final session.   Check out ...
    Posted Dec 17, 2016, 4:29 PM by Lee Ollar
  • La Loma wins 32 medals at Regional Science Olympiad Competition! Congratulations to the La Loma Science Olympiad teams for finishing 3rd and 7th out of 22 teams at last weekend's Regional Science Olympiad competition.  La Loma had  29 participants who competed in 23 different events, placed in the top 10 in all of those events, and ended up taking home 32 medals overall.  By placing a team in the top four overall, La Loma also qualified to move a team on to the Nor Cal State Finals April 16th.  Way to Go Lancers!!  PRIDE!!! A big THANK YOU to all the teachers who helped out and allowed students out of class to work on their events ... And a BIG THANK YOU to Mr. Guptill, Mrs. Marcelino, Mr. Harrington, Mrs ...
    Posted Aug 8, 2016, 6:20 AM by Lee Ollar
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