Maryland STEM Festival & Expo

Join St. Mary’s County Public Schools at the Fourth Annual Maryland STEM Festival and Expo! STEM activities for children of all ages Games and prizes Over 30 exhibitors invited Come learn more about STEM and have fun doing it! More event details to follow. For more information, contact Denise Mandis...

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Southern Maryland Math Circle

Last SoMD Math Circle of the Year! This Saturday we’ll be trying to figure out how to send secret messages. And how to decode ones we might intercept. Dr. Colleen Ackermann will be helping you understand how math helps keep secrets …. well … secret. The Southern Maryland Math Circles...

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Winners selected for St. Mary’s County 2018 Science & Engineering special awards 

  Lexington Park, MD – The Patuxent Partnership announces the winners of the 2018 St. Mary’s County Science & Engineering awards for middle and high school students. Eight St. Mary’s County Science and Engineering Fair participants from senior and junior divisions were selected for awards in the areas of aeronautics and...

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STEM Academy Capstone Gallery Walk

Come out and see the amazing projects these students have been working on as part of their STEM Academy program.  The Capstone review is open to the public and a great way for potential students to see what will be expected of them if enrolled in the middle school STEM...

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CSM Hosts 2017 LEGO Robotics Championship

The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) Robotics program hosted the 2017 LEGO Robotics Championship, junior division, April 8 at the college’s La Plata Campus. This year’s challenge theme was “Trash Trek.” Teams were asked to use LEGO Mindstorm/EV3 robotics systems to build robots that could complete a laundry list of...

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Northrop Grumman Donates to Local Robotics

The holiday season kicks off with a generous gift to three local robotics teams. Thanks to the generosity of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC), three St. Mary’s County Public Schools (SMCPS) robotics programs received funding just in time to prepare for the 2015 competition.  Piney Point Elementary, Ridge Elementary, and Spring...

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