- Fontana Unified School District (FUSD) has opened Innovation Empire, a cutting-edge facility designed to inspire student creativity and innovation.
- Innovation Empire features a Makerspace and collaborative space equipped with state-of-the-art technology, including 3D printers, laser cutters, and CNC mills, aiming to provide hands-on experience and training in machine and design software, robotics, programming, and entrepreneurship for students in the Fontana area.
- The grand opening for the community is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 9, from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., offering residents a chance to tour the facility and witness the potential it holds for student learning and growth.
Fontana Unified School District Celebrates Grand Opening of Innovation Empire Technology Facility
Fontana, CA – Fontana Unified School District celebrated the grand opening of its new state-of-the-art Innovation Empire Technology Facility on Friday, marking a major milestone in the district’s commitment to providing cutting-edge educational opportunities for its students.
The 20,000 square-foot facility houses a variety of innovative technology resources, including a robotics lab, 3D printing studio, computer programming center, and multimedia production studio. These resources will provide students with hands-on experience in STEM fields and prepare them for future careers in technology and engineering.
Superintendent Randal S. Bassett expressed his excitement about the new facility, stating, “The Innovation Empire Technology Facility represents a significant investment in our students’ futures. We are dedicated to providing our students with the tools and resources they need to thrive in the 21st century workforce, and this facility is a testament to that commitment.”
The grand opening ceremony featured remarks from district officials, as well as demonstrations of the facility’s cutting-edge technology. Students and staff alike were thrilled to have access to such advanced resources, and many expressed their excitement about the opportunities the facility will provide.
The new facility is part of the district’s larger initiative to expand technology and STEM education opportunities across all of its schools. With the addition of the Innovation Empire Technology Facility, Fontana Unified is taking a major step towards ensuring that its students are prepared for success in the rapidly evolving technology-driven economy.
The grand opening was a resounding success, and the district looks forward to seeing the positive impact the facility will have on its students for years to come. The Innovation Empire Technology Facility will undoubtedly serve as a hub of innovation and creativity for generations of Fontana Unified students and help prepare them for success in the digital age.