SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Holy Savior Academy and Advancement Officer Debbie Boyle hosted a Lego Robotic Fundraiser on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at Flanagan's Restaurant in South Plainfield. This event was hosted for the students of Holy Savior to be introduced to Lego Robot building.
This will enable the students to further advance their curriculum in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). The students will learn team work incorporating engineering and science into building the lego robots.
The South Plainfield High School first Rookie Robotic Team attended with their advisors Mrs. Lisa Tenenbaum and Mr. John Inzani, who gave a presentation on Robotics and the formulation of the team, for the 50 people in attendance. The South Plainfield High School Robotic's team leaders, John Khalef - President, Hermanth Chikeja - Team Leader Robotics, Ravi Patel - Team Leader and Tyler Curtis, Team Leader offered to partner with the Holy Savior Academy Students to introduce them to the Lego program as part of their required Community Service.
L to R: The Very Reverend Patrick J. Kuffner, President of the Deanery Parishes; Mrs. Marilyn Conti, Vice President of the Holy Savior Academy Board of Limited Jurisdiction; Holy Savior Academy Principal Mrs. Kristen Kiernan; South Plainfield Borough Councilman Robert Bengivenga and Mayor Matthew Anesh (not pictured Debbie Boyle).