Odyssey of the Mind teaches students to learn creative problem-solving methods while having fun in the process. OotM teaches students how to think creatively and divergently by providing open-ended problems that appeal to a wide range of interests. Deerfield-Windsor currently has two OotM teams composed of 3rd, 4th and 5th graders. These teams competed in the vehicle and balsa problems at the regional tournament in Hawkinsville, GA today. Congratulations to both teams for winning first place! They advance to state finals in Columbus, GA on April 7.
The balsa team members are Caughey Culpepper, Cat Darden, Blaine Ellion, Macy Hatcher, Brooklyn Ivy, Zachary Martin, and Biz Parrish.
The vehicle team members are Chapel Coley, Ben Everett, Kendal Massie, Brantley Michlig, Ethan Newsome, Bess Pennington, and Abby Taylor.
Coaches are Beth Collier, Kathy Meskell, Erica Massie & Karen Stiller.