Science Olympiad Team Takes Third Place

The Science Olympiad took place Saturday, March 3 at Case Western Reserve University. 

The Birchwood team, consisting of students in grades 4-6, diligently practiced and prepared as a team once a week after school beginning in September. We are proud of our team for placing third overall out of 16 teams! Many of the students also placed in individual events:

1st Place
Crime Busters: Angela and Arihant
Don’t Bug Me: Jinan and Jordan G.

2nd Place
Egg Drop: Isabella B. and Ryan
Mouse Trap Vehicle: Brooke and Isabella B.
A is for Anatomy: Manan and Rohan

3rd Place
Disease Detectives: Sinan and Sebastian
Simple Machines: Cadence and Naoki

4th Place
Herpetology: Sebastian and Sinan
Potions and Poisons: Manan and Saumya
Water Quality: Jinan and Su-Kyi

5th Place
Bridge Building: Eashan and Giving
Circuit Wizardy: Angela and Omar E.

Other team members were Jasmine, Michael, Calvin, Abby G., and James M. Council of Teachers Mathematics Competitio