120 1st year students showed their scientific knowledge in the fifth SciFest@OLS on Tuesday, 3rd December. We would like to congratulate all the girls that entered who should be very proud of themselves for doing such an excellent job at impressing all the judges. The girls will go on to represent the school at the regional final at Tallaght IT in May.
The following prizes were presented:
Best Communicators: Anna Weber, Alexandra Quirke and Emma Killian
Irish Forestry Award: Nikishi Polgolla, Ingrid Marron and Emer Delaney
Allergen Innovator Award: Alannah Brandon, Nell Raftery and Sarah Glennon
There were three higly commended prizes which went to:
Maria Hennelly, Niki Nguyen and Rachel Heather
Saoirse Larkin, Sarah Flynn Carroll and Aoife Swift
Valentina Dowling, Caoimhe Mooney and Caolinn O’Gorman
The runners up prize went to:
Hannah Looby, Amelia Duff and Angelina Petrasevschi
With 1st prize going to Olivia Dunne and Catherine Todd for their project “Extracting DNA”
See pics attached!