TAS STEM Academy Open Day

STEM education is the learning of science, technology, engineering and mathematics in an interdisciplinary or integrated approach. Students gain and apply knowledge, deepen their understanding and develop creative and critical thinking skills within an authentic context.

Get a glimpse of the future at the TAS STEM Academy on Saturday 7 September!

All welcome!


Bringing together learning connected to Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths, the academy seeks to ensure that students will be equipped with the skills and knowledge they will need.  Activities will be operated by TAS STEM teachers, there will be prizes to be won!

Join us for a fun and inspiring lift-off where students aged 4 – 14 years will be excited and engaged by activities such as:

  • Computational Thinking and Informatics
  • F1 Formula 1 Building Challenge
  • Ooblek challenge
  • Forensic crime solving
  • Coded drone challenge
  • Laser cutting
  • ‘Skylap’ aerodynamic racing
  • Digital Farm Hand ( Designed by the clever bots at AGERRIS will be on display)
  • ‘Oculus Go’ Virtual reality
  • Challenges and puzzles
  • ‘Are you smarter than a 5th grader’ challenge


TAS STEM Academy is proudly supported by UNE Science, F1 In Schools Australia, Agerris.


STEM Activities are from 1 – 4pm with a BBQ from 12:30pm

Venue: TAS Hoskins Centre Area ( Parking-use Chapel Street entrance)
The Armidale School
Armidale NSW 2350

Contact Information:

TAS Reception  6776 5800
Development Office: 6776 5851