GREENVILLE— The Decolores Montessori School attended the Darke County Science Day at the Greenville High School on March 1. All 21 students in grades seven to nine prepared a project for the event.
Eight Decolores Montessori students received “Superior” ratings and will progress to district competition held at Edison Community College. Those who received “Superior” ratings were Haley Miller, Micah Perry, Nevan Miley, Teddy Miller, Sam Condon, Kiersten Drew, Daniel Kerns and Sam Dusek. Not only did Decolores students receive great ratings, they won a total of $1,150 in prize money, which was sponsored by area businesses and families.
Prizes were awarded to the following:
First Place Animal Science – Kiersten Drew
Second Place Behavioral & Social Science – Daniel Kerns
First Place Chemistry/Biology – Sam Condon
Second Place Chemistry/Biology – Sam Dusek
Third Place Chemistry/Biology – Robby Arling
First Place Material Science – Riley McCartney
First Place Microbiology – Nevan Miley
First Place Plant Science – Micah Perry
Second Place Plant Science – Teddy Miller
Third Place Plant Science – Annabelle May
Project Award in Engineering – Haley Miller
Kiersten Drew also won a Whirlpool Special Prize and was the Grand Prize winner.
Decolores wants to thank all of the sponsors, teachers, and students for the special event. For more information on Decolores Montessori, please contact (937) 547-1334 or visit the website at www.decoloresschool.org