Congratulations to three teams of student scientists from the International School who were granted Experiment Cubes that will launch in a NASA rocket flight in June.

These teams are preparing unique experiments for the Cubes in Space global design competition:

  • Wonders of the Magnetic Putty (Rocket) by Patrick Chojnacki, Kengo Shirokane and Ethan Sloan.
  • Kinetic Sands Adaptations (Rocket) by Gem Magdalena
  • Clash of the Carbon Fiber and the Aluminum (Rocket) by Hale Behan, Soren Russell, and Jussharun Sodhi

For more information about Cubes in Space, visit or

The Bellevue School District acknowledges that we learn, work, live and gather on the Indigenous Land of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the Duwamish and Snoqualmie Tribes. We thank these caretakers of this land, who have lived and continue to live here, since time immemorial.