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EVENTS: KidWind Challenge 2015

The second annual KidWind Cahllenge took place at the St. Croix Educational Complex on April 25, 2015. Competing for the wind turbine competition were All Saints Cathedral School, AZ Academy, Charlotte Amalie High School, Free Will Baptist Christian School, IQRA Academy, Ivvanna Eudora Kean High School,  St. Croix Central High School, St. Joseph Catholic School, and Saints Peter & Paul Catholic School. All 9 schools were required to construct a wind turbine.

Each team competed in three rounds that were judged on power output -35% , turbine design- 30% (blades -10%, power train -10%, & innovation -10%), documentation & report -20%, and knowledge -15%.

Our winning teams included:

1st – Saints Peter & Paul School

2nd – Ivanna Eudora Kean High School

3rd – St. Croix Central High School

 

The teams that scored the highest in each category were:

  1. Power Output – All Saints Cathedral School
  2. Blades – Saints Peter & Paul School
  3. Power Train – Saints Peter & Paul School
  4. Innovation – Saints Peter & Paul School
  5. Overall Turbine Design – Saints Peter & Paul School
  6. Documentation & Report – Saints Peter & Paul School
  7. Knowledge -Saints Peter & Paul School

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