Science Clubs & Events
STEM Expo Kick-Off
STEM Expo Kick-off events are held at 4 of the local libraries within the School District U-46 boundaries. These events are held to excite and inspire students into creating a STEM Expo project. All 4 events are free to the public and require no pre-sign up.
Would you like to sign up your company as one of the vendors for the STEM Expo Kick-Off event? Click the link below
Know of a great company that we should invite?? Let us know by emailing us DebbieMcMullen@u-46.org or SaraRodriguezHorn@U-46 subject line STEM Expo Kick-Off Events.
You Be The Chemist Challenge at Elgin High School
The You Be The Chemist Challenge® is an interactive academic contest that encourages students in grades 5-8 to explore chemistry concepts and their real-world applications. The Challenge provides a unique opportunity for a variety of individuals and organizations—including schools, members of the chemical industry, educators, and other community partners—to come together and show their support for STEM education. More information coming soon.
The U-46 STEM Expo is an opportunity for K-12 students to create a project in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics and present to judges, fellow students, families, and community members. Students are encouraged to explore a question or concept that interests them, create a project, and share their learning with their community.
Illinois Science Olympiad
The Nation’s most exciting K-12 Science competition is happening in U-46.
The school's participating in this years Illinois Science Olympiad:
- Abbott Middle School
- Canton Middle School
- Ellis Middle School
- Eastview Middle School
- Larsen Middle School
- Bartlett High School
- South Elgin High School
- Streamwood High School