Three schools earn state Science Olympiad honors
by Staff Writer
The tournament pitted regional Science Olympiad middle and high school winners against each other in a variety of activities that tested science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) skills. Activities covered STEM disciplines such as biology, earth science, environmental science, chemistry, physics, engineering and technology. More than 11,000 students from 65 counties participated in this year’s event.
Middle school state participants:
• J.M Alexander Middle: fourth place
• St. Mark Catholic School: 13th place
High school state participants:
• North Mecklenburg High: 18th place