11 May 2017
​JUST President Honors Jordanian Winners of the FIRST LEGO League(FLL) /FIRST Robotics Championship (FRC) ​

​​JUST President Honors Jordanian Winners of the FIRST LEGO League(FLL) /FIRST Robotics Championship  (FRC)  

JUST President , Prof. Omar Al-Jarrah ,  honored  Jordanian winners of the FIRST LEGO League(FLL) /the FIRST Robotics Championship  (FRC) held in  Houston, Texas in April  19-22, 2017;  the award went to the Robo Stars team from the King Abdullah II Secondary School for Excellence in Irbid . This is a competition of robotics teams made up of students of ages 9 to 16 years, from all over  the world.

Al-Jarrah congratulated the team  for winning the 1st Place Champions Award, the Champions Award Finalist, the 2nd Place Robot Performance Award, and the Coach/Mentor Award  .  Al-Jarrah  expressed  JUST pride in this distinguished  achievement and he  asserted that JUST exerts every possible effort towards excellence, quality achievements,  creativity  and innovation  in all curricular as well as extracurricular activities. 
The FIRST Championship  focuses on  engaging students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and developing scientific research skills and creative thinking skills .It teaches students the value of creativity and innovation  while working together in teams, sharing ideas and treating each other with respect and dignity.

The meeting   was attended by Mr. Ali-Aldwairi , Director of Education for First Irbid Brigade,  School Principal Mrs. Mariam Ma’abreh, the Team Coach Mr. Saed Al Atiti, as well as the team members .