Science Olympiad team earns success at national competition

Published on Jan 23, 2020

Congratulations to the Kennedy Science Olympiad team, who competed last weekend at Rice University in Houston Texas. The team competed against 36 schools, several of which are in the top 20 in the nation, and came away with some huge successes. They were also able to visit  the Johnson Space Center and the Houston Museum of Natural Sciences.

Congratulations to the following who placed in the top ten for their category:

5th in Boomilever:

  • Jordan Thompson

10th in Codebusters:

  • Richmond Tu
  • Asher Mobley
  • Ingrid Anderson

10th in Designer Genes:

  • Kierinn Mobley
  • Dulce Garcia

9th in Geologic Mapping:

  • Jessica Greymont
  • Jon Starfeldt

10th in Machines:

  • Jordan Thompson
  • Ingrid Anderson

8th in Sounds of Music:

  • Jordan Thompson
  • Ben Griesel

9th in Water Quality:

  • Jon Starfeldt
  • Jessica Greymont

The Science Olympiad team is co-coached by science teachers Cory Elsmore and Claire Humes.