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Dalton Science Olympiad Team Earns 6th Place and Advances to State Tournament

The Science Olympiad team finished 6th out of 62 teams at the NYC Regional Science Olympiad competition. This finish earned the team an invitation to the State Tournament. Three Dalton teams competed in 26 different science and engineering events. Fifteen students medaled (top 10) in 12 different events.

8th Place, Astronomy    Teddy Foley '20 and Nicky Cahill '18
5th Place, Duct Tape Challenge    Swarup Dhar '18 and Sara Pardee '18
3rd Place, Dynamic Planet       Matt Bartlett '18 and Nadja Umlauf '18
3rd Place, Fermi Questions    Teddy Foley '20 and Sean Yang '19
5th Place, Helicopters    Nadja Umlauf '18 and Nicky Cahill '18
9th Place, Microbe Mission    Kate Kaplin '19 and Annabelle Buttenwieser '18
7th Place, Mission Possible    Annabelle Buttenwieser '18 and Sara Pardee '18
4th Place, Remote Sensing    Ryan Chen '19 and Claire Jiang '20
3rd Place, Rocks and Minerals    Matt Bartlett '18 and Ryan Chen '19
9th Place, Science Quiz Bowl    Colette Astier '18, Henry Carroll '19, William Ricci '20
3rd Place, Thermodynamics    Matt Bartlett '18 and Swarup Dhar '18
10th Place, Write It Do It    Spencer Gallant '18 and William Ricci '20

Please join us in congratulating the Science Olympiad team. The full results are available here.

Thank you to Captains Matt Bartlett, Annabelle Buttenwieser and Alex Buzali for their leadership. Thank you to Joaquin Ramsey, Vance Condie, Gordie Campbell, Tom Armstrong and Kieran Raines for chaperoning and judging events. Thank you also to Mrs. Gina Bartlett for her support in the team homeroom.

Thank you to all of the parents for their support of the team!

Stroy and photos provided by Jenny Hackett, High School Science Teacher
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