​On Thursday January 12, TMSA held its 5th Annual Science Fair.

On Thursday January 12, TMSA held its 5th Annual Science Fair. Our 4th-10th grade students participated in this showcase of their work, and were judged by scientists and engineers from the TMSA community. The top students in each category were recognized and will be participating in the Regional Science Fair, which will be held at Hillside High School in Durham on Saturday January 11. 
 
Here are the winning projects, representing TMSA at the regional science fair: 

Elementary (4-5 Grades):

First Place Elementary: Smirti Sanjay

Second Place Elementary: Nicholas Lenfestey

Third Place Elementary: Seth Yon

Middle School (6-8 Grades):

First Place Middle School Biology A: Falisha Khokhar, Fariha Neikar, and Samara Eguiarte Reyes

Second Place Middle School Biology A: Joel Biju

First Place Middle School Biology B: Anvi Charvu and Ruhie Rapolu

Second Place Middle School Biology B: Isabella Antonio

First Place Middle School Chemistry: Sarah Leiba Sander

Second Place Middle School Chemistry: Baran Narravula

First Place Middle School Physics: Matias Vantilburg

Second Place Middle School Physics: Michael Ansarijaberi

First Place Middle School Earth and Environmental Science: Aarya Paduru

Second Place Middle School Earth and Environmental Science: Elias Guedira

First Place: Technology and Engineering: Shishira Somashekar

Second Place: Technology and Engineering: Snehil Mathur, Karthik Ramakrishnan, and Jai Saravanan

High School (9-10 Grades):

First Place: High School Biology: Shruthi Marota

Second Place: High School Biology: Lukas Westberg

First Place: High School Chemistry: Samuel Broadwell, Matthew Pulido, and Duncan Wall

Second Place: High School Chemistry: Jacob Driggers, Alan Ferris, and Nikita Filenko

First Place: High School Earth and Environmental Science: Rahul Bhatia

Second Place: High School Earth and Environmental Science: Amelia Mendes

First Place: Technology and Engineering: Brigitte Gallagher

Second Place: Technology and Engineering: Matthew Hughes and Lucas Turner

Congratulations to all students who participated! Good luck to our students advancing to the Regional Science Fair!