Scholars’ Represented At Sci Fair
On Saturday, April 28 the first annual Citywide Middle School Science Fair was held at NEST+m school in Manhattan. Three students from the Scholars’ Academy competed, two won first place for their grade level. Sasha Fomina, 6th grade, won first place for all 6th-graders. Her experiment looked into how different types of music affect a person’s concentration and work efficiency. Jason Mohabir, 7th grade, won first place for all 7th-graders. His experiment was tracking sun spots and studying how they affect tornadoes. Stephanie Peperone, 8th grade, also competed and represented Scholars’
Academy and Rockaway. Her experiment looked into how different types of food affect pulse rate.