Students Qualify for Regional Science Fair

St. Francis de Sales School hosted another successful Science Fair on Thursday, January 30. At the event, Science Teacher Mrs. Salit announced the following individuals qualified for the IJAS Regional Science Fair to be held at Niles North High School on Saturday, March 7:  
8th Grade
Emilie Moorman: What Age Do Women Burn the Most Calories?
Charlotte Rosenbaum: Does the Temperature of an Air Current Affect a Hurricane Category?
Joshua Smith: How Does Radiation from a Wi-Fi Router Affect Plant Growth?
Annie Titterton: What Affects the Distance of a Mouse Trap Car?

7th Grade
Evan Villinski: The Corked Bat -- Powerful or Pointless?
Meghan Wiseman: Which Preservative Keeps Gala Apples Freshest the Longest?
 ā€œIā€™m so proud of all of our students in 7th and 8th grade participating in this year's Science Fair," Mrs. Salit says. "They worked so hard collecting, analyzing, and interpreting their data. Learning how to communicate their results to others will serve them well as they move forward in their education.ā€