In November of the 2013-2014 school year the Hillmen Foundation funded a new 3-D printer for the Career Technology Department, the DNA lab for the Science Department, a Vibraphone for music and the band, and a new Macintosh computer for Photography. In the same month board members toured the classrooms and saw the application of the funding.
 
The Messenger headlined the Foundation's recent grant for 3-D printers....                   
 

 
Teacher James Anderson explains the basics of the 3-D printer....
 
 
 
The 3-D products range from smartphone cases to key rings to...use your imagination....
 
 
 
 
James explains the process to Foundation Board members Bob Haydon and Lori Heitz....
 
 
 
 
Foundation Board member David Odom listens to teacher Gerry Denicore explain the intricacies of the 3-D printer....
 
 
 
 
Teacher Dan Wilson marvels at the precision and accuracy of the 3-D printer....
 
 
 
 
 
Gerry Denicore shows the finished project to Foundation members Bob Haydon and Lori Heitz.
 
 
 
 
Science teacher Thomas Schroeder explains the DNA lab set-up for Foundation Director Bob Burge and Board Member David Odom....
 
 
 
 
Thomas guides students through the process...this is CSI on campus!
 
 
 
 
Foundation Board Member Bob Haydon observes a team of future scientists at work....
 
 
 
Board Members David Odom and Bob Burge marvel at the work and Mr. E concurs....
 
 
 
A great blend of students, teacher, current principal, and alumni board members....
 
 



Photography teacher Elise Ryerson guides a student through the protocols of a new Apple computer.