Solana Beach school a California finalist in nationwide contest

Skyline Elementary School is one of California’s finalists in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest, a nationwide competition that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by challenging students and teachers to tackle critical issues across the country. The Solana Beach school is one of 255 finalists, with five schools in each state and the nation’s capital selected from more than 3,100 teachers for their approach to exploring how STEM subjects address issues that affect their lives and their regions. Each of the finalists receive two Galaxy Tabs and the opportunity to move on in the competition and win additional prizes.