Congratulations to Desert Meadows School 6th grade student Selasi Abaya who took the Grand Prize Award in the district science fair. Selasi engineered and demonstrated a food airdrop.

Each Laveen school sends their two science fair winners from each grade level (Grades 4-8) to compete at the district level fair. Ribbons were awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners from each grade level.

Congratulations to all of our winners listed below.

4th Grade
3rd Place— Laveen Elementary School: Sylas Brown
2nd Place— Desert Meadows School: Colin Mingo
1st Place— Vista Del Sur Accelerated Academy: Reagan Barragan

5th Grade
3rd Place— Rogers Ranch School: Creath Vickers
2nd Place— Trailside Point Performing Arts Academy: Valerie Martinez
1st Place— Vista Del Sur Accelerated Academy: Avery Normand

6th Grade
3rd Place— Rogers Ranch School: Isabella Serna, Yaretzi Menda-Meza, Dayanara Salasar, and Kimberly Garcia Corrles
2nd Place—Vista Del Sur Accelerated Academy: Erin Chicon
1st Place — Desert Meadows School: Selasi Abaya

7th Grade
3rd Place— Vista Del Sur Accelerated Academy: Samhith Padala
2nd Place—Trailside Point Performing Arts Academy: Alejandro Mendoza
1st Place— MCCash Elementary School: Jose Barraza Lopez

8th Grade
3rd Place—Vista Del Sur Accelerated Academy: Nikhil Johnson
2nd Place— Rogers Ranch School: Janney Gutierrez, Niftalem Halie, Aeralynn Inthisane
1st Place— Laveen Elementary School: Lizbeth Sanchez