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Thursday, March 24, 2011

Two Destination ImagiNation Teams Advance to State

Mansfield ISD was represented at the regional Destination ImagiNation competition by 14 campus teams. The contest took place on March 5 at Byron Nelson High School. 

A total of 252 teams from the Greater Fort Worth Region competed in six different problem-solving challenges ranging from architectural design to improvisational acting.

We are proud to announce that teams from Elizabeth Smith Elementary and Mary Lillard Intermediate will compete at the state tournament in Lubbock, Texas on April 1 – 2.

Please join us in congratulating these creative kids!

The Giant Munchkins Team from Mary Lillard Intermediate

Rising Star Teams
Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary (2)
Roberta Tipps Elementary (2)
Thelma Jones Elementary (1)

Competitive Teams
Challenge A: Technical
6th Place, D.P. Morris Elementary

Challenge C: Fine Arts
2nd Place & Advancing to State, Elizabeth Smith Elementary

Challenge D: Improvisational
2nd Place, Asa Low Intermediate
4th Place, Anna May Daulton Elementary
5th Place, Mary Orr Intermediate

Challenge E: Structural
4th Place, Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary

Challenge E: Structural
2nd Place & Advancing to State, Mary Lillard Intermediate

MISD Destination ImagiNation Representative: Hope Hutchison

About Destination ImagiNation:
Destination ImagiNation Inc. is an innovative organization that teaches creativity, teamwork and problem solving to students across the U.S. and in more than 30 countries. Destination ImagiNation is an unconventional team learning experience where student teams all over the world solve mind-bending challenges. Teams are tested to think on their feet, work as a team and devise original solutions.


Anonymous said...

thanks to all of the students, parents, and MISD staff members who celebrate creativity through Destination Imagination! And thanks to MISd communications for hilighting creativity competitions!

Marie Medina

Communications Department said...

Thanks, Marie. We're here to help.