RISD gets advanced labs

Contributed photo The Refugio school district received two advanced mobile STEM education laboratories and operational expenses for the 2019-2020 school year on Monday afternoon. The Rebuild Texas Fund and Qatar Harvey Fund provided a grant of $1,246,837 to support the new builds. Both learning laboratories are critical components to the community – and will help serve up to 40,000 students annually as flexible laboratory and classroom space for middle and high schools.