LOCAL NEWS – February 19, 2020 – Lourdes-de Blanc-Sablon
On Tuesday evening February 11th, elementary school students from Ecole Mgr. Scheffer participated in the 20th annual science fair event.
For Elementary, there were 27 science fair projects and a robotics competition between the grade 3 students. Grades 1 and 2 received a participation prize for their class. In grade 3, the winners of the robotics competition were Shelby Smith and Laya Pilgrim. In grade 4, the winners were Anna Lavallee, Lily Chevalier and Colbie Jones With "L'ours Polaire". For grades 5 and 6, the winners were Édouard Joncas and Jake Letto with "Les circuits électriques".
The secondary students participated in the science fair on Wednesday evening February 12th. In secondary 1 and 2, the winners were Paige Joncas and Logan Buckle "La sclérose en plaques" and in secondaire 3, 4 and 5, it was Renée Flynn and Miguel Beaudoin with "Les microplastiques".
There was also a robotics competition and the winners were four Secondary 5 students, Mark Letemplier, Joseph Letempllier, Émile Dunn and Emma Dumas. Way to go students, you have showcased your knowledge and love of science to our community and made the 20th anniversary of the science fair a big success!
Congratulations as well to Renée Flynn and Kara Harding-Jones who will be going to Port Cartier on March 19th where they will be competing in the regional science fair. Very cool!