Two Lake Travis ISD Destination ImagiNation (DI) teams have qualified for the DI Global Finals May 24-27 in Knoxville, Tennessee.
According to the DI website, Global Finals is the culminating event of every Destination ImagiNation season. DI teams that advance past Regional and Affiliate (state) Tournaments are invited to participate in Global Finals. The scheduled festivities include the Destination ImagiNation tournament, interactive exhibits, pin trading, skills workshops, international events and more.
Over fifteen countries will be represented comprised of over 8,000 students on over fourteen hundred teams.
LTISD global-qualifying teams include:
Lake Travis Middle School & Hudson Bend Middle School: DIverse Squad
Leaders: Katy Blossman and Jana Valiton
Team members: Madison Blossman, Lauren Blossman, Ella Blossman, Delaney Piantanida, and Charis Rodriguez
Lake Travis Middle School & Hudson Bend Middle School: xDI
Leaders: Laurie Higginbotham
Team members: Jack Alsaffar, Avery Ho, Olivia Manley, Ben Platt, John Rorer, and Brendan Malone
Other teams from LTISD schools who participated at the regional tournament included:
Bee Cave Elementary: Aces 2.0
Serene Hills Elementary: Serene Hills Superstars, DI Demolishers