Mohawk School Students Present Science Projects to Park Forest Village Board (Video/Story)

Mohawk students teach board members
Trustee Ken Kramer (left) and Health Department Director Jenise Ervin listen as Makayla Binkus (center) and Mia Dzienisiewicz explain their science project. (Photo: Gary Kopycinski)

Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Students from Mohawk Intermediate School in Park Forest-Chicago Heights School District 163 presented science projects to Mayor John Ostenburg and members of the Park Forest Village Board.

After opening remarks by Mayor Ostenburg, board members went from exhibit to exhibit to learn from the students.

Marcus Thigpen and son John Ostenburg and Marcus Thigpen
Michael Salter, 10, (left photo, left) explains his project on electric, wind-driven vehicles to his dad, Marcus Thigpen, as fellow young scientist George Mahiya, 10, listens. On the right, Mayor Ostenburg chats with Mr. Thigpen. (Photos: Gary Kopycinski)