Congratulations to our high school Science Olympiad team who participated in the Pennsylvania Championship at Penn State on Saturday, April 30th. The top 36 teams in Pennsylvania squared off for a chance to go to nationals. Mt. Lebanon placed in the top 15 in the state, in eleven separate STEM events.
TOP 15 FINALISTS
15th place in state: Anatomy & Physiology - Anvi Tatkar & Victoria Finizio
15th place in state: Astronomy - Vishnu Venugopal & Ashley Wei
13th place in state: Cell Biology - Zitong Donna Wang & Victoria Finizio
13th place in state: Ichthyology - Hudson Hackley & Kobe Brown
11th place in state: Green Generation - Akash Schmid & Zitong Donna Wang
11th place in state: Write It Do It! - Annie Du & Maddie Rea
11th place in state: Science Quiz Bowl - Krishna Dhiman & Teba Latef
TOP 10 FINALISTS
8th place in state (medal tier): Forensics - Maddie Rea & Anvi Tatkar
6th place in state (medal tier): Trajectory - Noah Seaman & Kobe Brown
Silver Medal in state: Solar Power - Hudson Hackley & Noah Seaman
Silver Medal in state: Home Horticulture - Krishna Dhiman & Teba Latef
After only the fourth year for our team to compete, MTLHS placed first in the SWPA region for a second time. Congratulations to the students and team advisor, Ms. Pamela Harris, on your successful season this year!