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School Board Meeting 04-17-13 at 5pm
Agenda Item #11


Title
PA1-International Science and Engineering Fair Participants

Description

Forty students represented Palm Beach County at the 2013 State Science and Engineering Fair held in Lakeland, March 26-28.  These outstanding middle and high school students qualified for the competition at the Palm Beach Regional Science and Engineering Fair held this past December.  The student projects covered many areas of scientific investigation in the physical and biological sciences. 

Seven of these students have been invited to represent Palm Beach County at the 2013 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.  The international fair will be held from May 12 - 17 in Phoenix, Arizona.

" 1st Place:  Christopher Wan - Alexander W. Dreyfoos Jr. School of the Arts
" 2nd Place:  Ryan Meingasner - Seminole Ridge High School
" 2nd Place:  Andrew O'Neill - Suncoast High School
" 2nd Place:  Maria Elena Grimmett - Oxbridge Academy of the Palm Beaches
" 3rd Place:  Alexandra Kaye - Palm Beach Lakes High School
" 3rd Place:  Zachary Solloway - Park Vista High School
" 3rd Place:  Savannah Flak - Alexander W. Dreyfoos Jr. School of the Arts

In addition to winning first place, Christopher Wan received the Grand Award in the Physical Sciences division at the state competition. 



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