MM Science Olympiad Advances to Nationals

MM Science Olympiad Advances to Nationals
Posted on 04/30/2019
The 2019 Marie Murphy Science Olympiad Team

Marie Murphy Science Olympiad Team Takes Second Place at State, Advances to Nationals

Avoca School District 37, Wilmette, Glenview, Winnetka and Northfield

The Marie Murphy Science Olympiad Team competed this month at the state level tournament which took place at the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana. Marie Murphy finished in 2nd place, which advances the team to Nationals!  This year, the Science Olympiad National competition takes place at Cornell University in Ithica, New York on May 31-June 1, 2019.  

Congratulations to the following participants that placed at the state competition: Zijun Deng; Nalin Kundu; Alessandra Wilson; Antigoni Garbis; Nathan Gelfgat; Alek Balassa; Alex Bailey; Colin O’Donnell; Jonathan Piotrowski; Anwayn Li; Daniel Grossner; Shaili Das; Marianna Venvertloh; Hope Xi;  and Eric Yang.

Avoca School District 37 is impressed with the amount of time, energy and dedication shown by the students who participate in the program and are grateful to the staff, parents and volunteers who guide, support and give countless hours to the tradition of success of the Marie Murphy Science Olympiad Program.