BASD Students Receive PA Junior Academy of Science Awards

PJAS

 

Seventeen students in grades seven through twelve represented Butler Area School District at the regional meeting of the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS). Eleven of those students qualified for the state meeting of the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science on May 19, 2021!

The students received the following regional awards:

First Awards:

  • Adraya Baxter
  • Julia Bianchin
  • Ava Brewster
  • Caden Christie
  • Mason Grenci
  • Miles Lavery
  • Maura Mormak
  • Evelyn Paserba
  • Emma Steadman
  • Emma Teff
  • Madison Wolfe

All first award winners qualified for the state meeting.

Second Awards:

  • Amelia Bosco
  • Eli Prentice
  • Zachary Slear
  • Elijah Snyder
  • Alec Teff
  • Amy Waggoner        

In addition, the following students received special awards:  

Evelyn Paserba received a perfect score and the $100 Slippery Rock University Award for Outstanding Junior High Chemistry project.

Julia Bianchin received the $100 Slippery Rock University Award for Outstanding Junior High Math project.

Ava Brewster received the $100 Donald Orloski Honorary Award for Outstanding Junior High project.

Emma Teff received the $100 Slippery Rock University Award for Outstanding Senior High Math project.

 

Thank you to PJAS sponsors Mr. Ben Klugh (SHS) and Mrs. Veronica Sankey (IHS). Congratulations to all of these students!

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