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100% of MHS Robotics Seniors “Go Pro”

100% of Mustang High School Robotics Seniors “Go Pro”

(Mustang, Oklahoma – May 28, 2019) – At the 1st annual Mustang High School (MHS) FIRST Signing Day, 10 Seniors declared their intentions to “Go Pro” or, in layman's terms, to continue their education in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math.

MHS is a proud participant in FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics, a worldwide competitive robotics program that calls itself “the sport for the mind.”  FIRST Signing Day has recently become a popular tradition for programs throughout the world, and MHS held it’s 1st annual event on May 21, 2019 where 100% of MHS Robotics Seniors (10 students) declared their intention to continue their education at various universities. The students include:

Caleb Varughese - University of Oklahoma - Computer Engineering

Ticie Dumas* - Wichita State University - Engineering Technology

Symphony Downey* - University of Oklahoma - Environmental Engineering

Braiden Early* - Colorado School of Mines - Computer science

Heidi A. Eckart* - University of Oklahoma - Biochemistry

Jonathan Lakin - University Of Oklahoma - Marketing and Advertising Minor Computer Science

Bethany Lazarus - Texas Woman’s University - Informatics 

Jasmine Eubanks* - University of Central Oklahoma - Art Education

Will Kersh - University of Oklahoma - Computer Science

Alex Thiemann* - University of Oklahoma - Engineering

*Four year member

For more information about MHS FIRST Robotics, please visit:  http://www.mustangps.org/FIRSTRobotics.aspx


The group pictured are (l to r) Caleb Varughese, Will Kersh, Symphony Downey, Jasmine Eubanks, Alex Thieman, and Heidi Eckart. Not pictured: Ticie Dumas, Braiden Early, Jonathan Lakin, and Bethany Lazarus.

About Mustang Public Schools

The Mustang Public School District covers 69 square miles in Oklahoma and Canadian counties with the City of Mustang at its center. The district is the largest employer in Canadian County, with more than 1,000 employees, including both support personnel and certified personnel. The school district offers a comprehensive compensation package for full-time employees, in addition to a satisfying working environment. There are eight elementary schools (grades PreK-4), three intermediate centers (grades 5-6), two middle schools (grades 7-8), one high school (grades 9-12) and an educational center which houses pre-kindergarten and alternative education.
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