LEHMAN TWP. — Two Abington Heights teams placed second in the Pennsylvania Northeast Regional Science Olympiad hosted by Penn State Wilkes-Barre on Wednesday, March 6.
Students from more than forty schools in northeastern and central Pennsylvania competed in individual and team events. The Science Olympiad is devoted to increasing student interest in science, recognizing outstanding achievement and improving the quality of science education. The winners of this regional contest will advance to state competition at Juniata College in April.
Winners – Division B (middle school):
First – Harlan Rowe Middle School
Second – Abington Heights Middle School
Third – Dallas Middle School
Fourth – Wilkes-Barre Academy
Fifth – Wayne Highlands Middle School
Sixth – North Pocono Middle School
Winners – Division C (high school):
First – North Pocono High School
Second – Abington Heights High School
Third – Stroudsburg High School
Fourth – Dallas High School
Fifth – Wyoming Area Secondary Center
Sixth – Wallenpaupack Area High School