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Science Olympiad team wins second place

The Science Olympiad team gathers for a photo during a Thursday morning practice.

Congratulations to the MRMS Science Olympiad team for their second place win at the regional competition in Winston-Salem on March 22, 2014. They are now preparing to move on to the state competition which will be held on April 25 in Raleigh. The goal of the Science Olympiad team is to encourage student investigation into many diverse aspects of science. Students use the scientific method to build, explore and test science concepts. The team results at the regional competition were as follows:
Anatomy: Arushi Biswas and Ketaki Londhe – Second Place
Boomilever: Tyler Bolo and Andrew Claxton
Bottle Rocket: Dheeraj Pannem and Dean Melissaris
Crime Busters: Cray Mann and Jainith Patel
Disease Detectives: Andrew Claxton and Jainith Patel – First Place
Duct Tape Challenge: Tyler Bolo and Hannah Petersen
Dynamic Planet: Rhea Gopali and Hannah Petersen
Elastic Launched Glider: Ismail Khaderi and Dheeraj Pannem – Second Place
Entomology: Ketaki Londhe and Daniel Haller – First Place
Experimental Design: Rhea Gopali, Ketaki Londhe, Arushi Biswas – Third Place
Heredity: Rhea Gopali and Arushi Biswas – Third Place
It Matters!: Tyler Bolo and George Rateb – Second Place
Meteorology: Ismail Khaderi and Dean Melissaris – First Place
Metric Mastery: Andrew Claxton and Hannah Petersen – First Place
Road Scholar: Jainith Patel and Daniel Haller – First Place
Rocks and Minerals: Dheeraj Pannem and Ketaki Londhe
Shock Value: George Rateb and Daniel Haller – First Place
Simple Machines: Katie Ropers and George Rateb – Simple Machines
Solar System: Manasi Londhe and Rashi Jagani – Third Place
Sounds of Music: Cray Mann and Katie Ropers – First Place
Water Quality: Rashi Jagani and Manasi Londhe – First Place
Wheeled Vehicle: Cray Mann
Write It, Do It: Rhea Gopali and Hannah Petersen

Written by: Brita Mann
Posted: Apr 04, 2014 by Brita Mann

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