Article 5  Mu Alpha Theta resizedOn February 14th 2018, our students competed at the 15th Annual Dr. Nelson Ying Orange County Science Exposition. This is more commonly known as the Orange County Science Fair! Qualifying for the 58th science fair is an amazing accomplishment. Our students presented their long term STEM project impressing judges from other schools and from STEM professions. On Thursday the 22nd of February, the award ceremony was held with exciting results.

Please congratulate the following students in their amazing accomplishments:

Siyona Mishra – The Leaders Prep Impact Award and the Dr. Alan J. Saffron Memorial Cancer Award.

Miscia Fortna – The Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society Award

Isma Faisal and Emal Ali– The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Award

Landon Dabney – The Office of Naval Research Award

Kayra Akin and Ananya Vittal – U.S. Air Force Award

Shreya Bhat – U.S. Air Force Award and Orlando Science Center Award

For the middle school placement awards:

Pragna Talluri and Tanvi Chirumamilla – 3rd place in Behavioral and Social Sciences,

Isaiah Sloan, Sabah Irfan, and Sloan Rasmy – 3rd place in Behavioral and Social Sciences

Serena Lopez – 4th place in Chemistry

Beatriz Gomez – 3rd place in Chemistry

Isma Faisal – 3rd place in Earth and Environmental Science

Maya Rao – 2nd place in Earth and Environmental Science

Shreya Bhat – 1st place in Mathematic and Computational Sciences (She will be moving on to states at the end of March)

Nyah Pearcy – 2nd place Microbiology

Kayra Akin and Ananya Vittal – 4th place in Physics and Astronomy

Alyssa Kim – 3rd place in Physics and Astronomy

Landon Dabney – 2nd place in Physics and Astronomy

For the high school placement awards:

Meghana Talluri – 2nd place in Behavioral and Social Sciences

Maleeha Shaikh and Ameena Malik – 4th place in Biomedical and Health Sciences

Sumaiyah Mustaphalli and Anique Zakers – 4th place in Biomedical and Health Sciences

Harshitha Uppada – 1st place in Chemistry (She will be moving on to states at the end of March)

Devin Singh – 3rd place in Environmental Engineering

Karima Itayem – 3rd place in Environmental Engineering”