The Middle School New Jersey Science Olympiad team qualified for state competition thanks to their performance at the Camden County Regional Tournament on January 14. Moorestown Friends placed fifth out of a total of nineteen teams.

Nine students were medalists at Regionals:

  • “Picture This,” Makayla Boxley ’20 and Bailey Butterworth ’20 placed third.
  • “Road Scholar,” Callista Crisonino ’21 and Kayla Patel ’21 placed third.
  • “Green Generation,” Lauren Articolo ’22 and Elliot Smith ’22 placed fourth.
  • “Wind Power,” Cole Harvey ’21 and Christopher Little ’21 placed fifth.
  • “Anatomy & Physiology,” Christine Chandran ’21 and Kayla Patel ’21 placed sixth.

Science Teacher Deborah Bruvik coaches the Middle School team. The State competition will take place on Tuesday, March 8 in Edison, NJ.