Four teams from Saltus competed in the STEAM Olympics at Mount Saint Agnes Academy on Saturday, 2nd March 2019 . In Division 1 (years 5-6) Saltus teams earned 2nd and 3rd places. These Upper Primary students competed in several events, including building balloon-powered cars.
In Division 2 (years 7-8) the Saltus Knights came in 1st place (out of 7 teams from schools across the island)! They also competed in four events, including engineering challenges and building a mouse-trap car.
Saltus Knights Team (winning year 8 team holding their mouse-trap car: Isaac Wickramage, Ben Copeland, Alejandro Pena, Julia Jaramillo, and Kyan Oakley) Saltus Knights Building Challenge (building a boat to hold the maximum weight) Saltus Knights Boat Challenge (testing their boat)
Saltus Fire Flamingoes Team (year 7 team holding their mouse-trap car: Giana Cedenio, Oliver Stone, Charlotte Hooks, Stasia Spurling) Saltus Fire Flamingoes Building Challenge (building a boat to hold the maximum weight) Saltus Fire Flamingoes Boat Challenge (testing their boat)