St. Cecelia Catholic School Student Wins Best of Fair!
St. Cecelia Interparochial Catholic School recently sent 9 of it’s students to the Pinellas County Regional Science Fair. The students did exceptionally well with all of the students receiving awards
Out of the 71 Junior division projects represented at the fair, Dana Perrott was awarded Best of Fair.
Category awards were given to:
Eric Gallagher-"Forever Young"-4th place (Botany) Ben Krueger-"The Tale of the Three Turning Turbines" -4th place (Physics) Nathalie Sieh-"It's Better to Flap than Snap"-3rd place (Physics) Tyler Paul-"Heat Shock"-2nd place (Physics) Sydney Opyrchal-"Flight or Light?"-2nd place (Physics) Shea Wheeler-"Hey, Yolks-Check Out this Eggs-periment!"-2nd place (Chemistry) Amanda Lima-Lugo-"Now You See Me, Now You Don't"-2nd place (Chemistry) Esteban Restrepo-"The Ultimate Ulcer"-1st place (Medicine and Health) Dana Perott-"Wave Breakers"-1st place (Environmental Science)
Special awards were given to:
Sydney Opyrchal- Bay Area Manufacturers Association award ($125 and the invitation to present her project at the BAMA annual meeting); Science Supervisor Award ($25) Esteban Restrepo-MA Barton Award for Medical Excellence ($75)
Dana Perrott, Sydney Opyrchal, and Esteban Restrepo will be joining 18 other fair winners to represent Pinellas County at the State Fair in Lakeland on April 8-10.
Dana Perrott, Ben Krueger, and Noah Worman competed at the Diocesan Fair at St. Raphael's on February 5. Dana was awarded a second place medal for her project "Wave Breakers".
Congratulations to all of these young scientists!
The St. Cecelia Difference
The fundamentals and more...
What will students find at St. Cecelia Catholic School? A school that honors, first of all the fundamental commitment to the development of the mind and to moral and spiritual enrichment.
- IB candidate school for the Middle Years Program (MYP) 2013/2014.
- Freedom to pray
- Enhanced Learning and Academic Support Programs
- National Junior Honor Society
- Foreign Language, Art & Music
- Competitive Sports
- Clubs -- Drama,Thespian, Choir, Cheerleading, Yearbook, School Newspaper, Robotics, Mighty Mu Math, Odyssey of the Mind, Peer Ambassadors and many more
- Integrated Technology including Digital Photography
- Extended Day Program