SCIENCE | TECHNOLOGY ENGINEERING | MATHEMATICS
Science Olympiad is an organization where teams compete locally, regionally, and nationally in various scientific disciplines. Competitions test academic knowledge as well as ingenuity in a variety of building events. Science Olympiad is one of our middle school's strongest offerings in STEM education, and our school has won many awards at multiple levels of competition.
Robotics is a club offered to 5th grade students with an interest in computers, gadgets, and STEM topics. The club builds and programs Lego EV3 robots to perform a list of prescribed tasks. This is all in preparation for three RARC competitions where students compete against 100+ other teams in the region.
Each year SJB Algebra I students compete at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts in Natchitoches. In 2016, they received recognition when they placed 4th out of 18 teams at the 16th annual Mathematics Competition. The competition consisted of both an individual written test and a team competition.