It was standing room only as students, parents, staff and community members crowded Reed Middle School for the 2017 Duncanville ISD District Science Fair and awards ceremony.
Students from the district’s elementary, intermediate and middle schools created 165 displays showing the results of their scientific studies including models, cycles, inventions and experiments.
Volunteers from the City of Duncanville, Perot Museum and Dallas Zoo judged the projects that were submitted by Duncanville ISD students in kindergarten through eighth grade.
Congratulations to the following winners:
1st Place - "Recycling" Mrs. Storm's Kindergarten Class, Merrifield
2nd Place - "Leaves" Mrs. Wolverton's 1st Grade Class, Merrifield
3rd Place - "What kind of seeds are in fruits?” Mrs. Plemons 1st Grade Class, Merrifield
1st Place - "Solar System" Sofia Ramirez, Hastings
2nd Place - "Digestion" Mary Jane Grulke, Hyman
3rd Place - "Can Electricity Go Through?" Megha Patel, Fairmeadows
1st Place - "Life Cycle of the Flu" Raegan Hunter, Acton
2nd Place - "The Life Cycle of a Pig" Angela Luong, Hyman
1st Place - "To Grow or not to Grow" Kadence Cross, Acton
5th, 6th, 7th and 8th Grades
1st Place - "Drink with your Eyes" Jada Williams, Kennemer
2nd Place - "Sink or Float" Leslie Jaimes & Eduardo Gonzales, Reed
The secondary district winners will participate in 2017 Beal Bank Dallas Regional Science and Engineering Fair later this month at Dallas Fair Park.
View photos from the event.