Science Fair Winners

posted Jul 9, 2009, 4:14 PM by Edward Mansager
Seventh grade students Steven Philipoff and Alex Nowak represented St. John’s Academy in the 26th annual San Francisco Science Fair, held at the Randall Musuem in late February. Over 250 students from 29 San Francisco middle schools paticipated this year. Steven won third place in the category of behavioral science for an experiment with silver polish, and Alex won fourth place in the category of physical science for his home-made weather station. The awards ceremony was held at the Randall Museum on Saturday March 1st. Steven’s achievement qualified his project for entry in the San Francisco Bay Area Science Fair on April 2nd at the San Francisco County Fair Building in Golden Gate Park. Congratulations to Steven, Alex, and their St. John’s science teacher, Mrs. Helen Solomonoff.