• May 31, 2024

    Photo Gallery: Annual cardboard boat races

    Boat raceIn a close finish, the Clowns narrowly defeated the Scooby Gang in the annual cardboard boat race on Friday, May 31, 2024, in the Upper St. Clair High School swimming pool. In total, 14 boat teams competed in this year’s competition.

    The students are all enrolled in Advanced Placement (AP) Physics C and International Baccalaureate (IB) Physics, taught by Mr. Clayton Yonker. Teams of students were tasked with designing, constructing and testing life-sized cardboard boats. The annual boat races represent the culmination of the students’ efforts.

    In addition to Clowns and the Scooby Gang, other boat themes included Despicable Me, Barbie, Taylor Swift, Vikings, California Girls and Finding Nemo.