Skyline High School's STEM Academy in Longmont taking off

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LONGMONT -- Rebecca Kissinger and Anna Sanger are spending most of their June mornings building rockets in an engineering classroom at Skyline High School. On Monday, they will find out how far their rocket can fly as a camera inside it records a video of the ground it is covering.

"We're trying to get distance, not height," said Kissinger, a junior in the school's Science, Technology, Engineering, Math program. The girls are among dozens of students taking a class in this summer's STEM Academy program. Read More

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