Scheck Hillel Student Advances to the State Science Fair
At the February 8 Regional Science Fair awards ceremony Andres Ruah (Grade 8) received a trophy and two additional special awards: the ASM Materials Award and a Broadcom Award for his project about energy efficiency. Andres is one of only 10 middle school students from Miami-Dade County to advance to the State competition. In addition, seven more Grade 8 students received gold medals and five students were awarded bronze. Regional gold medals were awarded to Michael Abbo, Andrea Berti, Sophie Gamburd, Jamie Kurzer, Jaime Mizrahi, Lee Peleg, Andres Ruah and Talya Shechter. Regional bronze medals were awarded to Daniela Assor, Ilan Brejt, Johnathan Lev-Tov, Alan Strulovic and Noah Yecutieli. Congratulations to our young scientists and their families, as well as to our science faculty, Angela Williams and Luis Comulada!