Drones Fly High At Jenks High School

A Jenks student competes in the Quadcopter Challenge.

BY: ANNIE CHANG, NEWS ON 6 Video

Drones flying high at Jenks High School this weekend. ¬†Hundreds of middle and high schoolers took part in Flight Night’s Quadcopter Challenge.

Oklahoma has a rich aviation industry, and the students were getting a head start on the future job market.

Sixth-grader Roxy Davis is cheering on her team’s quadcopter. She and her Owasso classmates built the drones themselves.

“We learned a lot about robotics, and we also learn the language of the quadcopters,” said Roxy Davis, Owasso 6th grader.

 

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