(BEDFORD) – The Virtual Empire Academy students are taking semester exams Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence County this week.
Approximately 350 students are involved in taking exams. Since school is still in session, educators at North Lawrence Community Schools decided to use the Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence County as an exam spot.
“This is a great way to test our ability to handle a large number of students as well to test our new infrastructure of Wi-fi access points throughout our facilities to make sure it works properly,” said Frank Decker, Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence County Director.
The grant from ROI was used to renovate the teen building and create a multi-use STEM space featuring robotics, makerspace, and tech shop for elementary school students and teens in after-school programming.
“This will also provide…