West Oakland’s McClymond’s engineering students building custom bikes at The Crucible

Congratulations!! A great “ride” for McClymonds Engineering Students!

“It feels great that I have a bike that I made” – McClymonds Student

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They did it!! Applause for the McClymonds Engineering Students and the bikes they built themselves!

Thanks to McClymonds High School and The Crucible!

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PART THREE

The finish line is in sight! Besides sanding and painting, the bike-building students from the McClymonds Engineering Academy learn one other necessary skill – perseverance!

The Crucible offers classes and workshops in industrial arts for youth. It’s located at 1260 – 7th Street in Oakland, near the West Oakland BART station. For more information: thecrucible.org

PART TWO

To make their bicycle frames – the McClymonds Engineering students go to The Crucible for their “hands-on” lessons!

Just watch the sparks fly!!

PART ONE

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The students in the McClymonds High School Engineering Academy are gearing up for a big project with a big payoff – they’re designing and building their OWN BIKES!!! ONews will follow them from start to finish, so hang on for the ride!!

December 2nd, 2013

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