District Science Fair
Third Annual Bell County School District Science Fair
On Wednesday, February 19, 2019, Bell County School District held its 3rd Annual District Science Fair Competition at the Bell County Community Center. Students competed in grade level competition beginning at fourth grade and going through 8th grade. There was also a high school division. Starting at 5th grade level, students were able to develop projects for the Scientific Method category or the Engineering Design category. Each school held their own school level event and selected the winners to participate a the district competition. The winners from each grade level are listed below with a picture.
Andrew Hoskins/Jonah Slusher
Some Like It Hot
5th Grade SM
Now You See Me, Now You Don't
5th Grade ED
Nick Wilson/Payton Elliott
Is Your Backpack "Tow" Heavy
6th Grade SM
Exercise Your Heart
6th Grade ED
Out of the Woods
7th Grade SM
Water You Drinking?
7th Grade ED
8th Grade SM
This Competition's Heating Up
8th Grade ED
Jayden Lee/Kiersten Phipps
Edible Water Bottle
High School SM
The Caffeine Effect
High School ED
Biopolymers: Plastic for the Future
Pictures of all the entries are displayed in the photo gallery below.
On Thursday, February 28, 2019, Bell County School District held its 2nd Annual District Science Fair Competition at the Bell County Community Center. Students competed in grade level competition beginning at fourth grade and going through 8th grade. There was also a Junior Division (9th and 10th grades) and a Senior Division (11th and 12th grades) at the high school level. Each K-8 school center held their own school level competition and selected their top 2 winners at each grade level. The high school selected 6 Junior Division and 6 Senior division school level winners. All of the school level winners advanced to compete at the District Science Fair Showcase. Pictures of all the entries are displayed in the photo gallery below.
The District winners for each grade level are as follows:
4th Grade - Going the Distance by Eli Knuckles, Bell Central
5th Grade - I See What You Did There by Emily Rose, Bell Central
6th Grade - Do You Truss Me? by Jared Knuckles, Bell Central
7th Grade - Batter Up by Austin Goodin, Page
8th Grade - Rolling Momentum by Wiley Jones, Frakes
High School - Junior Division - Memory and Me by Chase Huff and Laurel Nolan
High School - Senior Divison - How Does Color Affect Plant Growth? by William Uhrig
Congratulations to all our school and district winners!!
On Friday, February 23rd, 2018, Bell County School District held its first annual District Science Fair Competition at the Bell County Community Center. There was an elementary, middle grade, and high school division of competition. Each K-8 school center held their own competition and selected their top 5 winners at the elementary and middle levels to compete at the district. The high school selected their top projects for each science course that is taught.
1st Place - Elijah Hampton and Blake Burnett from Page School
2nd Place - Sophia Good from Bell Central
3rd Place - Carson Walters from Page School
Middle Grades Winners:
1st Place - Bub Treece from Bell Central
2nd Place - Wiley Jones from Frakes School
3rd Place - Austin Goodin from Lone Jack
High School Winners:
1st Place - James Leach and Matthew Heck
2nd Place - Jon Perkins and Antonio Zachery
3rd Place - Michael Swedersky