Twenty seven Great Valley School District elementary school students, five middle school students and two high school students were recently recognized at the 2012 Chester County Science Research Competition.
students Kartik Bhamidipati and Vadim Tanygin, along with student Sanjana Narayanan, moved on to the Delaware Valley Science Fair, where Sanjana Narayanan placed first in the Medicine/Health category.
At the April 16 , the young scientists were congratulated by their teachers and families as they received their certificates.
"In last year's State of the Union speech, President Obama said something to the effect that science fair winners should be celebrated just as much as Super Bowl winners," Great Valley Middle School teacher Jon DeVirgilio said. "And tonight, we are taking steps to do just that."
*Note: Student names in the captions are not in the order pictured.