Award Winners in Regional Science Competition
Congratulations to the students who participated in the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS) regional competition. Nodoka M, Rachel S, and Amber L received second place awards, while Gia S, Celine J, Yasmin G, Judi L, Betsi D, and Vivian Y took first place awards. Isabelle F received a first place award with a perfect score and Cindy W received a first place award with a special judge’s award. Great job, ladies!
According to their website (www.pjas.net), PJAS "is a statewide organization of junior and senior high school students designed to stimulate and promote interest in science among its members through the development of research projects and investigations. " Over 550 schools and thousands of students across the state compete for this prestigious award established in 1934. Sponsored by the Pennsylvania Academy of Science, PJAS aims to promote greater participation and achievement in math and science, foster connections with scientific leaders, instill scientific attitudes and humanistic ideals that further service to humankind.