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PA Junior Academy of Science

On March 2nd, our district participated for the 10th year in the PA Junior Academy of Science. Over 600 students in Grades 7 through 12 from 51 different schools in seven counties participated in the daylong event held at Wilkes University.


In addition to individual awards, our district was also recognized for having one of the highest percentages of first award recipients among all the schools.


Pictured are the participants and their earned awards, in the mathematics category...

first row:  Michala Dennis (11th), first award; Jessica Czuba (8th), second award; Ariana Gardner (8th), first award; Mallory Powell (8th), first award; Rachel Bloom (8th), second award.


second row:  Isaac Bolan (8th), first award; John McLaughlin (8th), first award; Jade McKenna (8th), first award; Zach Konopke (8th), first award; Stepan Prodanets (9th), first award.


third row:  Ivan Prodanets (8th), first award; Max Saporito (8th), second award; Murphy Pick (8th), first award with a perfect score; Adam Cavalari (9th), first award.


fourth row:  Logan Cary (10th), first award with a perfect score; Mrs. Maria Konopke, district sponsor; and Aiden Shymanski (10th), first award with a perfect score.