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Students race for STEM education

7/11/2013 - South Side Leader
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By Staff Writer

Photo courtesy of Polo Paredes
SOUTH AKRON — Chapel Hill Christian School — Green campus students participated in the All-American Soap Box Derby’s Gravity Racing Challenge May 18 at Derby Downs. The program promotes science, technology, engineering and math learning in education, according to its website.

According to volunteer coach Polo Paredes, the students were able to bring leadership, talents, energy and creativity to the activity.

Shown above, from left, at the top of the race track with their car are: (back row) volunteer assistant coaches Phil Adkins and Polo Paredes; and (front row) Jaden Eckard, Nathan LeMay, Robert Orihel, Josh Hariharan (driver), Polito Paredes and Olivia Adkins.

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