SECME brings home awards from annual Olympiad competition


Bak’s SECME club competed in the annual SECME Olympiad competition on Saturday, April 1, 2017.  They brought home many awards from various categories.

Sixth grader Saanvi Agrawal received honorable mention in the essay competition.  The Brainbowl team placed second place and comprised of students seventh grader James Walter and sixth graders Isaac Wright, Max Prebel and Eva Reyblat.  The Banner team won third place and was lead by seventh grader Megan Rollins  with help from Max Preble, who helped generate the idea, and painting help from Sara Magallanes, Jaclyn Cohen, Milana Gilbert, and others.
 “We did not place in the engineering events but our team is motivated to improve for next year,”  Rhonda Steinmetz, science teacher and SECME sponsor said.  “I am very proud of all my awesome team members, and I look forward to our continued growth and improvement next year!”