Events and Opportunities
There is always something to do in the Hawkins MESA Program
If you see anything that you would like to participate in, consider joining MESA. We are always looking for Mentors to help support our students in this various events.
JPL Invention Challenge Regional - November 21, 2020
This event is hosted at Hawkins High School the Saturday before Thanksgiving.
The theme for this year's challenge was "Wiffle Ball Loft Contest". There were 53 High School and Middle school teams expected to participate at Hawkins this year Go to Page
Robot Workshops and Competitions
This is the start of our 3rd season in VEX robotics. We are always finding ways to better prepare our students for the challenges of VEX. Not only do we develop workshops and opportunities to help our team, we open these these workshops to our neighboring teams. We offer workshops on safety, time management, the design process, CADD, machine knowledge and proper tool use. We are always looking for engineers who are will to share what they know with our students and the students of surrounding programs. Contact Us
Noche Ciencia 2019
In partnership with Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and USC SHPE, SHPE Southbay and SHPE National, We have Noche de Ciencia (Science Night) every spring. This is a highly inspiring and motivational event. The Purpose of this event is inform our parents and children about the opportunities in STEM. Parents and thier children are provided hands-on experiences and workshops to help them better understand about the opportuntiies that await them. Parents have the opportunty to meet with professional from various organizations to ask the tough questions. This program is designed to target both our Spanish an English speaking audience. This event is open to high school and middle school students of the surrounding community. It is open and free to all who wish to particpate. See this year's pictures of this event
MESA Competitions and Activities
We are involved in many challenges. From making robots to bridges to taking challenging tests and going on field trips, there is always something to do in MESA More Info