Welcome to the  IMAGINE Lab!

Over $200,000 in grant funding provided technology for the lab.  Funding sources included: Tennessee Valley Authority, CREATE/Toyota Wellspring Education Fund, Dean Provence Endowment for Excellence in Education, MDE K-8 STEM Initiative Grant, Ashley Furniture VEX Robotics Grant, and the Wal-Mart Community Foundation Grant.

The “Imagine STEAM Lab” is an innovative, state-of-the art modern lab that encourages a hands-on approach to learning while preparing students for jobs of the future.  The lab allows students the opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills in the career sectors that are important to our region including Healthcare, Information Technology, Advanced Manufacturing, Logistics, and Energy. All students in grades 6-8 at New Albany Middle School visit the lab for quality instruction at least two times per month.

Equipment & Components

Laser Engraver
3D Printer
Sublimation Printer
Vinyl Cutter
CNC Router
Robotics
Gaming & Design Computers
Drones
Healthcare Technology & Supplies

IMAGINE Lab Newsroom

  • 8th Graders Go on Virtual Tour of D.C.

    Matt Tyer’s 8th grade social studies classes at New Albany Middle School visited the Imagine Lab and took a virtual tour of the White House and the National Mall using the Oculus Quest 2 virtual reality headsets. The post 8th Graders Go on Virtual Tour of D.C. appeared first on New Albany Schools.

  • New Albany School District Receives Ashley Furniture VEX Robotics Grants

    New Albany Middle School and the Career & Technical Education Center are both recipients of the Ashley Furniture K-12 VEX Robotics Grant Program. The New Albany School District received $25,491 in Vex Robotics equipment to improve our robotics and engineering programs.  Ashley representatives were on hand Thursday, October 28 for a formal presentation and took [...] The post New Albany School District Receives Ashley Furniture VEX Robotics Grants appeared first on New Albany Schools.

  • NASSP President Visits New Albany School District

    Leading Forward:  Listening & Learning Tour  Gregg Wieczorek, President of the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) visited New Albany School District on Tuesday, September 28 as part of the “Leading Forward: Listening and Learning Tour” Wieczorek will be touring the southern region of the United States from September 27-30. The tour will include [...] The post NASSP President Visits New Albany School District appeared first on New Albany Schools.