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Spencer Toll and Josh Tucker 


Congratulations to our science research students who brought home several top awards from the Indian River Regional Science and Engineering Fair this weekend:

In Earth & Environmental Sciences

  • 1st place went to Spencer Toll and Josh Tucker.
  • In Microbiology - 1st place went to Juan Camilo and Olay Pineda and 2nd place to Griffin Wagner
  • For Physics & Astronomy – 1st place was awarded to Sarah Weyand.
  • In Plant Sciences- 2nd place went to Yasmin Ortiz.

Our students also won several SPECIAL AWARDS:

  • Griffin Wagner earned a $48,000 scholarship to attend FIT. 
  • Juan Camilo and Olay Pineda earned full 4 year scholarships from Indian River State College.
  • Yasmin Ortiz won the Indian River Alumni Recognition of Scientific Achievement Award. 
  • Sarah Weyand won the Thinking Outside of the Box Award. 
  • Griffin Wagner earned the TJ Evens Environmental Science Award.
  • Spencer Toll and Joshua Tucker brought home the NASA EARTH System Science Award.

The following students will compete at the Annual State of Florida Science and Engineering Fair in Lakeland, Florida, March 28th thru March 30th 2017:

  • Spencer Toll and Joshua Tucker, Griffin Wagner, and Sarah Weyand.
  • Spencer Toll and Joshua Tucker will represent Indian River County at the 2017 INTEL International Science & Engineering Fair in Los Angeles, CA, May 14th – 19th 2017.

Congratulations to all our science researchers on these amazing achievements! 


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Juan Camilo


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Griffin Wagner


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Sarah Weyland


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Yasmin Ortiz 


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Nikki judging