• The Competition (2018-2019)

    For the WS/FCS District Science and Engineering Fair, students compete in division competitions: Secondary (Grades 6-12) and Elementary (Grades K-5). For the first time in years, both WS/FCS Science Fairs were held on back-to-back days at Kaleideum North SciWorks (400 West Hanes Mill Road Winston-Salem, NC 27105.) The Secondary District Science Fair was January 10, 2019, while the WS/FCS Elementary District Science Fair was January 11, 2019

    Region V Science Fair is scheduled on February 16, 2019 at Triad Math and Science Academy (700 Creek Ridge Road, Greensboro, NC). The NC Science and Engineering Fair will be held March 29-30, 2019 at NC State University in Raleigh, NC.

    2019 North Carolina State Science and Engineering Fair Winners

    Check back in April

     

    2019 Region V Science and Engineering Fair Winners

    Jack Stieber

    Southwest ES

    1st place Elementary Division

     

    Talon Keeler

    East MS

    1st place Middle School Earth/Environmental

     

    Oliver Lee

    Hanes Magnet

    2nd place Middle School Chemistry

     

    Both Talon and Oliver were award recipients from the North Carolina American Water Works Association for projects involving impacts of water usage and water conservation and stewardship.

     

    Bri Thompson

    Atkins HS

    2nd place High School Biology B

     

    Riyan Careathers

    Atkins HS

    1st place High School Biology A

     

    Anabel Merriam

    Atkins HS

    3rd place High School Earth/Environmental

     

    Emily Moore and Brianna Oxendine

    Walkertown HS

    1st place High School Chemistry

     

    Liliane Masamba and Julia Ebangula

    ESL Academy

    3rd place High School Engineering

     

    2019 WS/FCS District-wide Science and Engineering Fair Competition Winners

    We recognize the efforts of all our students who advanced to the district competition. Congratulations Young Scientists! First, Second, and Third Places from Elementary (3-5)

    advance to Region V. First Place in each Secondary category advanced to Region V.

     

    Schools represented at WS/FCS District-wide Science and Engineering Fair include:

    Elementary

    Middle

    High

    Ashley Academy

    Clemmons MS

    Atkins HS

    Bolton ES

    East Forsyth ES

    Carver HS

    Brunson ES

    ESL Academy @ WSPA

    ESL Academy @ WSPA

    Caleb’s Creek ES

    Hanes MS

    North Forsyth HS

    Cash ES

    Kernersville MS

    Paisley IB Magnet

    Cook LMS

    Meadowlark MS

    Walkertown HS

    Diggs-Latham ES

    Northwest MS

    WSPA HS

    Easton ES

    Paisley IB Magnet

     

    Gibson ES

    Southeast MS

     

    Ibraham ES

    Walkertown MS

     

    Jefferson ES

    Wiley MS

     

    Kernersville ES

    WSPA

     

    Kimberley Park ES

     

     

    Kimmel Farm ES

     

     

    Konnoak ES

     

     

    Meadowlark ES

     

     

    Mineral Springs ES

     

     

    Moore Magnet

     

     

    Morgan ES

     

     

    North Hill ES

     

     

    Old Richmond ES

     

     

    Old Town ES

     

     

    Petree ES

     

     

    Piney Grove ES

     

     

    Rural Hall ES

     

     

    Sedge Garden ES

     

     

    Sherwood Forest ES

     

     

    South Fork ES

     

     

    Smith Farm ES

     

     

    Southwest ES

     

     

    Speas Global ES

     

     

    Union Cross ES

     

     

    Vienna ES

     

     

    Walkertown ES

     

     

    Whitaker ES

     

     

     

    2019 WS/FCS District-wide Science and Engineering Fair Programs

     

    2019 WS/FCS Elementary Competition

    2019 WS/FCS Elementary Competition (Spanish)

    2019 WS/FCS Secondary Competition  

    2019 WS/FCS Secondary Competition (Spanish)

     

    Elementary K-2 Winners

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Luke Ellington

    Cash ES

    2

    Distance candies travel when launched by a trebuchet

    1st Place

    William Day

    Rural Hall ES

    2

    Balloon vs. Nails

    2nd Place

    Emma Cartwright

    Sherwood Forest ES

    2

    Which tennis ball is right for you?

    3rd Place

     

    Elementary 3-5 Winners

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Jack Stieber

    Southwest ES

    5

    Wind turbines are not a breeze

    1st Place

    Ella Meade

    Sedge Garden ES

    5

    Why do I have to have a shot?

    2nd Place

    Nevaeh Wright*

    Kernersville ES

    5

    What removes stains the best

    3rd Place

     

    Secondary 6-8 Winners

    Biological Sciences – A

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Ana S. Murea

    Hanes MS

    6

    Designing APPs

    1st Place

    Talon Keeler

    East MS

    8

    Irrigation vs. evaporation

    2nd Place

    Robin Christian Angat

    Meadowlark MS

    6

    Chlorophyll in action

    3rd Place

     

    Biological Sciences – B

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Bence Burton

    Hanes MS

    6

    Super Swimming Lungs

    1st Place

    Daniel Snipes*

    Wiley MS

    7

    Effects of movie music on the heart and soul

    2nd Place

    Elizabeth Johnston

    Paisley IB Magnet

    6

    Decisions, decisions!

    3rd Place

     

    Chemistry

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Oliver Lee

    Hanes MS

    7

    Making Water Less Dangerous with Dangerous Chemicals

    1st Place

    Kate Najmulski
    Ryan Kate Warman

    Clemmons MS

    6

    Eggcellent substitutions

    2nd Place

    Reese Flynn

    Meadowlark MS

    8

    Gas out

    3rd Place

     

    Earth/Environmental

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Jessalyn June Martin
    Ashley K. Hiller

    Clemmons MS

    7

    The clean bean! Green?!

    1st Place

    Addison Allred
    Thomas Barnouw
    Benjamin Olsen

    Meadowlark MS

    6

    Fastest ice melting material

    2nd Place

    Isaiah "Zaya" McFarland

    Hanes MS

    6

    Fossils are freaky fun

    3rd Place

     

    Physics/Mathematics

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Avery Sherrill

    Hanes MS

    6

    Going the Distance: How far will your golf ball budget take you?

    1st Place

    Henry Moosbrugger
    Jacob Smith

    Meadowlark MS

    6

    From the woods to the fences, which wood bat is best?

    2nd Place

    Hayden M. Harper

    Kernersville MS

    6

    Perplexing pendulums

    3rd Place

     

    Technology

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Paul Shupp

    Walkertown MS

    8

    Can a parabolic reflector increase your signal?

    1st Place

    Charles Richards

    Hanes MS

    8

    Small Computer Big Impact

    2nd Place

    Brody Gilbert

    Wiley MS

    6

    Same brain, same task, different programming

    3rd Place

     

    Engineering

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Aditya Nair

    Paisley IB Magnet

    6

    Energy under our feet

    1st Place

    Karen Alfaro-Perez

    Wiley MS

    6

    Which fibers can make the brightest tie dye?

    2nd Place

    Lucas Arce

    Walkertown MS

    7

    Want s'more?

    3rd Place

     

    Secondary Winners (9-12)

     

    Biological Science – A

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Riyan Carcathers

    Atkins HS

    11

    Which mouthwash kills the most bacteria?

    1st Place

     

    Paisley IB Magnet

    9

    Roots on Mars

    2nd Place

    Yvette Cuevas-Torres

    North HS

    12

    Does weight determine how much caffeine affects a person?

    3rd Place

     

    Biological Science – B

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Bri Thompson

    Atkins HS

    11

    The viability of freeze-dried biological molecules

    1st Place

    Summer Gerald

    North HS

    12

    Is seeing truly believing?

    2nd Place

    Brooke Lackey

    Paisley IB Magnet

    9

    The electrolyte challenge

    3rd Place


    Chemistry

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Briana Oxendine
    Emily Moore

    Walkertown HS

    11

    Tar the roads, not your lungs

    1st Place

    Celeste Colato

    North HS

    10

    How salty does the sea have to be for an egg to float?

    2nd Place

    Zamarri Bethea

    Carver HS

    10

    What polish is better?

    3rd Place

     

    Earth/Environmental

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Anabel Merriam

    Atkins HS

    9

    Does the temperature of a battery effect how long it will last?

    1st Place

    Haley Feiereisel

    Paisley IB Magnet

    10

    The effect of various cleaning methods on oil covered bird feathers

    2nd Place

    Ryan Garcia

    North HS

    12

    The grey water effect

    3rd Place

     

    Physics/Mathematics

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Avanish Bharadwaj

    Paisley IB Magnet

    9

    Efficient propeller design

    1st Place

     

    Technology

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Liliane Masamba
    Julia Ebangula

    ESL Academy @ WSPA

    9

    Solar energy

    1st Place

    José Estiven Orellana Martinez
    Bárbara Marroquin Salguero
    Keyli Beberli Pablo Berduo

    ESL Academy @ WSPA

    9

    Solar energy

    2nd Place

     

    Engineering

    Name

    School

    Grade

    Project Title

    Placement

    Josh Reynolds

    North HS

    12

    Wait...you tried to make what?

    1st Place

    Meyii Zamora-Cisneros

    Carver HS

    10

    Action pad

    2nd Place


    *Alpha Pi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Best Overall Winners