HBT Students Shine at Science Olympiad

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Students from H.B. Thompson and South Woods middle schools competed in the Science Olympiad Regional Competition in Levittown earlier this March. Five teams representing the two schools earned more than 100 individual medals for their research. The two teams from HBT placed well, with Team 22 earning the 11th spot, just six points shy of the top 10.

Congratulations to the following HBT medal winners:
Anatomy: 2nd Place – Shreya Motaganahalli and Trisha Sinha (Team 23)
Bio Process Lab: 6th Place – A.J. LaBarca and Sahil Rustami (Team 23)
Crime Busters: 8th Place – Kyle Chan and Larry Lu (Team 22)
Invasives: 7th Place – Sophia Jang and Elizabeth Ruggiero (Team 22)
Meteorology: 2nd Place – Sophia Jang and Caroline Ruggiero (Team 22)
Microbe Mission: 3rd Place – Sophia Jang and Caroline Ruggiero (Team 22); 6th Place – A.J. LaBarca and Sahil Rustami (Team 23)
Mission Possible: 5th Place – Ronit Dhulia (Team 22)
Reach for the Stars: 1st Place – Ronit Dhulia and Elizabeth Ruggiero (Team 22)
Road Scholar: 6th Place – Sophie Breslow andTrisha Sinha (Team 23)

Pictured are students Ronit Dhulia and Elizabeth Ruggiero took first place in the Reach for the Stars category and students Shreya Motaganahalli and Trisha Sinha, who placed second in the Anatomy competition