NEW HAVEN PUBLIC SCHOOLS SCIENCE FAIR 2009 AWARDS LIST
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
pre-Kindergarten Class Projects                
3 Color my House Green Class 3   Monique Gibbs Vincent Mauro  
1 "Lettuce" Stay Fresh Class TIE 2 Kids for Kids, Dancing for Life Foundation Award for creative use of science to solve an everyday problem. Kathy Barkin John Daniels  
2 Growing grass Class TIE 2   Dana DeCerbo Ross Woodward  
4 Something Old, Something New Class 1 American Society of Metals/ Southern CT Chapter Materials Award for projects dealing with materials Holly O'Brien Davis  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
Kindergarten Class Projects                
5 Sugar Buzz Class HM   Darla Martinez/ Feldenzer Vincent Mauro  
7 Why handwashing matters Class HM   Danielle Herrman Troup  
9 Bouncing Bubbles Class HM   Katie Glynn Brennan/ Rogers  
11 Hot Hot Hot Class HM American Society of Metals/ Southern CT Chapter Materials Award for projects dealing with materials, Carolyn Durso-Smith & Alena Antinozzi Truman School  
8 The Heat Is On Class 3   Ryan Reynolds Nathan Hale  
6 Plants with detergents Class 2   Ann Donnery Edgewood  
10 What is a shadow? Class 1 Astronomy Award Hilda Candelaria Martinez  
                 
1st Grade Class Projects - Biological Sciences                
15 Healthy Heart Class HM   Mimi Bryant Davis  
13 Go Green, Grow Green Class 3   Barbara Averne Brennan/Rogers  
14 Oops! Class 2   Alba Williams Columbus  
16 How does your garden grow? Class 1   Suzanne Iovanne John Daniels  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
1st Grade Class Projects - Physical Sciences                
17 Keeping Warm Class HM   Tina Diamantini Bishop Woods  
19 Melting Away Class HM   Diane Dow Brennan/Rogers  
21 Rubbing Up Against Static Electricity Class HM   Devin Puglisi Roberto Clemente  
18 Shell Shock Class 3   Susan Aube Celentano  
22 Sowing Seeds Class 2   Andria Moffitt/ Kimberly Volkens Vincent Mauro  
20 Just like new Class 1   Lia Saulino Conte West Hills  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
2nd Grade Class Projects - Biological Sciences                
23 Where does the Water Go? Class HM   Lisa Mendes Barnard  
24 Glo Germs Class HM   Nicole Mastroianni Brennan/Rogers  
26 Tomatosphere Class 3   Marcia Gerenser Hill Central  
27 Sprouting Seeds Class 2   Amanda Carrion Martinez  
25 Housing Jalapenos Class 1   Rocio Barahona Clinton Ave  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
2nd Grade Class Projects - Physical Sciences                
29 Paper airplane flight Class HM   Lori Kozlowski Brennan/ Rogers  
30 Sugar Buzz Class HM   Jennifer Macauley Clinton Avenue  
31 Through Thick and Thin Class HM   Kimberly Grappone Clinton Avenue  
32 From liquid to crystal Class HM   Brooke Cadett/ Raquel Rodriguez Columbus  
33 Soaking Spuds Class HM   Courtney Gremelsbacker Conte West Hills  
35 Cometas de Formas Diferentes Class HM   Amanda Stilwell John Daniels  
37 Hopping down the bunny trail Class HM   Regina Criscuolo Ross Woodward  
34 Sweet Sugar Crystals Class 3   Thomas Holmes Davis  
28 Soil? Or Soil! (But we like dirty and rotten too!) Class 2 Philip Orville Award for Excellence and Creative in Fields of Geology, Earth Science, Weather Systems and Soil Roberta McCarthy & Sylvia Hayes Celentano  
36 Orange AP-PEEL Class 1   Leslie Cohen Nathan Hale  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
3rd Grade Projects - Biological Sciences                
39 Got Milk? Class HM   Nancy Rose Conte West Hills  
42 Acid rain and seeds Class HM   Katherine Hopkins Troup  
43 Warm Hands Class HM   Christina Marchitto Truman School  
44 Ocean Pollution Class HM Community Foundation For Greater New Haven Award for projects that promote environmental protection and alternative energy sources. Erica McDaniel Brennan/Rogers  
38 Fit and Trim Class 3   Diana Manke/ Ramon Jimenez Columbus  
41 CO2 Plantation Class 2   Gina Chew/Tricia Loffredo Nathan Hale  
40 Save the Landfill Class 1 Dennis Bornick Award for Excellence in Environmental Issues Francisco Rodriguez John Daniels  
Philip Orville Award for Excellence and Creativity in the fields of Geology, Earth Science, Weather Systems and Soil      
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
3rd Grade Projects - Physical Sciences                
45 Wind Power Class HM   Laura Calabrese Barnard  
46 Plant Germination Class HM   Lisa Ferrucci Celentano  
48 Chipping away on Chips Class HM   Holly Smith John Daniels  
49 How much waste from our classroom is recyclable? Class HM   Rachel Cochran Roberto Clemente  
51 An explosion of Color! Class HM   Paul Salem Worthington Hooker  
53 The "Binding Ingredient" Mystery Class HM   Waltrina Mullins Davis  
54 Crystal power Kira Turlington, Raven Risco, Pierre Lozon, Camren Law HM   Jennifer Palmer Edgewood  
55 To Solve It, Dissolve It Class HM   Janice Ferrucci Troup  
47 Muffin Magic Class 3   MaryEllen Maresca Davis  
52 Best Insulator Jayvon Freeman, Karlyse Pollard, Latrel Goldson, Suheda Turan 2   Kaitlin Garceau Bishop Woods  
50 Banana Busters Class 1   Larissa Giordano Vincent Mauro  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
4th Grade Projects - Biological Sciences                
56 Stop Rot Class HM   Kimberly Trunik Brennan/ Rogers  
57 Top secret! Class HM   Sarah Clarke Edgewood  
60 Can You Live Where You Live? Class HM   Elizabeth Vigliotti Troup  
63 The nose knows Enrique Cubillas, Tyler London HM   Tracy Stanish Truman School  
62 Ahh, refreshing? Class 3   Elizabeth Kyle Truman School  
59 Eww! If We Only Knew!! Class 2   Monika Corcoran Nathan Hale  
61 Got Lead? Hannah Melchinger, Melissa Ernstberger, Gleimy Rodriguez 1 American Chemical Society Award for excellence in chemistry. Heather O'Brien-Treciokas John Daniels  
Philip Orville Award for Excellence and Creative in Fields of Geology, Earth Science      
Precision Combustion Award for projects that demonstrate a focus on energy and clean environment      
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
4th Grade Class Projects - Physical Science                
64E One drop at a time Class HM   Kelly Dearborne Barnard  
65 A Tale of Two Rivers Class HM   Cynthia Flaherty Barnard  
66 The Solar Cooker Class HM   Kim Wilson Barnard  
67 A mind is like a parachute Class HM   Adrianna Choma Conte West Hills  
70 Frozen Roses Class HM   Deana Spinelli Davis  
71 Purifying muddy water Class HM   Rebecca Carbone Edgewood  
72 What colors are hot! What colors are not! Class HM   Joel LaChance Jepson  
74 Go with the Flow Class HM   Cindy Wilson Worthington Hooker  
69 Salty Solutions Class 3   Amy Alloy Davis  
68 Show Me the Light Class 2   Amy Schlank Davis  
73 Down the Chute! Class 1   Heather O'Brien-Treciokas John Daniels  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
4th Grade Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
75 Strongest Slinky Jean Ramos, Jazline Mendez HM   Tania Maust Celentano  
78 Rocket Racer Derrick Gaskins, Emanuelle Baker, Calvin Corbett. Kyle Luysterborghs HM   Renee Evans Wexler-Grant  
76 Preferred Packaging Destiny Jones, Jonathan Garcia, Alberto Saavedra, Flor Benitez 3 Kids for Kids, Dancing for Life Foundation Award for creative use of science to solve an everyday problem. Donna Carlson Clinton Ave  
Woman's Seamen's Friend Society Award for excellence in the study of fresh or saltwater ecology      
79 Rolling down the slopes Kathryn Kuhn. Tamia Scott, Chanta Young, Tamyra Gary 2   Renee Evans Wexler-Grant  
77 Insulation Exploration William Oliver, Matt Powers, Randy Foster, Namandye Walle 1 Precision Combustion Award for projects that demonstrate a focus on energy and clean environment Laura Namnoum Vincent Mauro  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
5th Grade Individual Projects - Physical Sciences                
89 Mark It? Ayanna Boyd HM   Christopher Supik Conte West Hills  
90 A Chip Off the Old Potato Alexandria Abbagnaro HM   Andrea Bailey Nathan Hale  
91 Testing Chalk Cesar Gonzalez HM   Andrea Bailey Nathan Hale  
92 How far paintballs travel. James Petrino HM   Jessica Valleca Sheridan  
93 Chuck Finn vs. Swan Tymarr Jaymes HM   Elizabeth Vigliotti Troup  
94 Fast Relief Nigel Johnson HM   Elizabeth Vigliotti Troup  
96 Battery Battle Chol Malak HM   Elizabeth Vigliotti Troup  
98 Got Gas? Jordan Lampo HM   Mrs. Brancati Conte West Hills  
95 Coin Battery Meni Hooks HM CPEP Invention Award Elizabeth Vigliotti Troup  
87 Perphect Water Logan Muckle 3   Marisa Asarisi Betsy Ross  
88 Weight Monsters Jordan Lahert-Harkless 2   Sharron Solomon-McCarthy Betsy Ross  
97E Wind Generator of Electricity Keegan Keller 1   Claudia Post Vincent Mauro  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
5th Grade Team Projects - Biological Sciences                
84 The seed and the beanstalk Ratiana Reid, Terrence Rountree, Julianne Frechette HM   Heidi Pitkin Edgewood  
86 Moldy Bread David Candelaro,, Andrea Castillo, Christopher Edwards HM   Lisa Opert Truman School  
83 Gum Chewing Effect on Test Scores Jenni Rivas, Alex Rivera, Mariana Padilla HM Bob Apfel Award for the project that best exemplifies understanding of how to ask a good question and create an hypothesis Keith Wolkovitz East Rock  
81 Where Have All the Veggies Gone? Destiny Parks, Michael Rodriguez, Steven Feliz 3 CPEP Environmental Award Lois Kaliszewski Clinton Ave  
82 Collecting DNA Denis Pablo-Perez, Leah Kennedy, Cindy Castelan 2   Stephanie White-Hart Columbus  
80 The Cat "Paw"ject Natalie DiMario, Briana Butler, Janae McMillan 1   Elizabeth Cietanno Bishop Woods  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
5th Grade Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
99 Who has the best attendance? Caprice Lewis, Jaylah Mincey, Tamia Tripp HM   Kellie Kiel Celentano  
101 Removing Tarnish Keomelys Gloss, Jacqueline Fuentes, Janelly Agron HM   Robert Carrillo Columbus  
102 How a Jet Engine Works Christian Disdier, Phillip Torres, Bryan Lopez HM   Stephanie White-Hart Columbus  
103 Stain Away N'ya Clarke, Rhianna Bennett HM   Gail DeBlasio/ Barbara Natale Davis  
104 Acid Aleasha Duggins, Autumn Darby HM   Erin King Davis  
105 Caffeine fillers, teeth killers Isabel Kristan, Riquee Toney, Vincent Hall HM   Nicole Kelly Edgewood  
109 Boing, Boing, Boing Simon Doss-Gollin, Will Van Allen, Jacob Botwick-Ries 3   Kyle Miller Worthington Hooker  
100 Blast Off! Ivan Lopez, Jayvar Gray, Jamael Rosado 2 Woman's Seamen's Friend Society Award for excellence in the study of ecology Mindy Schwartzman Clinton Ave  
Astronomy Award      
107E "GreenSulation" Chinanu Gubor, Noah Villot, Daniel Brennan 1 Star Supply Award for excellence in creativity related to energy and clean environment Claudia Post Vincent Mauro  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
5th & 6th Grade Individual Projects - Biological Sciences                
110 Plant Hot vs. Cold Enoc Escobar HM   Kim Beard Barnard  
112 Money down the drain Mia Martinez 3   Deborah James Betsy Ross  
114 How Different Soils Affect a Growing Plant Nashrul Khairi 2   Heather Toothaker Engineering Univer  
111 Apple Preservation Lorant Sedenszki 1   Kim Beard Barnard  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
6th Grade Individual Projects - Physical Sciences                
117 Can a sound wave put out a lit candle? Omar Mercado HM   Joan Thomas Bishop Woods  
119 Fruit Battery Khadesia Walker HM   Heather Toothaker Engineering University  
120E H20 Electrolysis - Water Splitting Stephanie Arevalo HM   Heather Toothaker Engineering University  
121 Does the number of times a wire is wrapped around an Electromagnet affect its magnetism? Danuell Declet HM   Jeanette Compton Fair Haven  
122 How does the viscosity of liquid affect its flow rate? Sandra Ceveda HM   Jeanette Compton Fair Haven  
116 Wishbone and vinegar MaryJane Moody 3   Deborah James Betsy Ross  
123 Magnets and motion Timothy Ewing 2 CPEP Energy Award Michael Harris Troup  
118 Disintegrate or Eliminate Tatiana Gay 1 Community Foundation For Greater New Haven Award for projects that promote environmental protection and alternative energy sources. Vanessa Clayton Conte West Hills  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
6th Grade Team Projects - Biological Sciences                
127 Apples ripening in bag Raziel Sampedro, Antonio Hayward HM   Kim Danily Celentano  
128 Upset Tummy Melissa Rivera, Tanaisa Walker HM   Rachel Hurley Clinton Ave  
130 Plant cells Anaysha Hernandez, Asleeane Contrerus HM   Stephanie White-Hart Columbus  
131 Oral Bacteria Elliott Rivera, Tanya Ibrahim HM   Stephanie White-Hart Columbus  
133 Potato Power Kiana Cortes, Jorge Perez, Stephanie Martinez HM   Krista Ematrudo Martinez  
134 Eco-Column Eddie Boughton, Daniel Brigham HM   Sue Brown Sheridan  
125 How will a gray water garden grow? Ernest Harold, Tyrese Payne, Kevin McFarlane HM Star Supply Award for excellence in creativity related to energy and clean environment Abigal Evanko Weber Barnard  
129 Owl Pellets Destiny Vazquez, Yasmin Quintanilla, Glorimar Rodriguez HM New Haven Bird Club "Millie Letis Memorial Award" for excellence in the study of bird behavior and bird habitat. Stephanie White-Hart Columbus  
132 Compost Shrompost Maya Duff, Leslie Imahuazo 3   Vanessa Clayton Conte West Hills  
126 Fertilizer Frenzy Alyssa Mellone, Jasmine McAlister, Gina Benson 2   Abigal Evanko Weber Barnard  
135 Reaction Action Tenille Bonilla, Elizabeth Nerkowski 1   Paulette Byer Vincent Mauro  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
6th Grade Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
136 Put a Sock on It Diamond Jackson, Crystal Soto HM   Jennifer Maselli Clinton Ave  
137 Where Should You Put Your Batteries? Torey McDougal, Angel Matteo, Devonte Beason HM   Jennifer Maselli Clinton Ave  
138 Bright Ideas Angel Feliciano, Jose Cruz, Jeramy Rodriguez HM   Rachel Hurley Clinton Ave  
140 How does friction affect the flow rate of a liquid? Kalill Declet, Jordan Roman HM   Jeanette Compton Fair Haven  
141 Batteries, dogs and horses Jasmin Garcia, Jhoselyn Jara, Genesis Torres HM   Shelley LaBanca Martinez  
142 Nucleation Goes Nuclear! Nikita Reyes, Frank Scalo, Selynez Otero HM   Krista Ematrudo Martinez  
143 Splash! Alanis Perez, Clarissa Estrada, Dalisha Colon HM   Jason Cucolo Martinez  
145 Jumping Raisins Dynesha Miller, Lamar Parker HM   Michael Harris Troup  
147 Stain, Stain, Go Away Parisa Khoshnood, TyTy Witten, Nell Zehner HM   Dianna Harris Worthington Hooker  
148 Act Smart Smaranda Ciubotaru, Daeun Lee HM     Worthington Hooker  
149 Super Siphon Larry Wiggins, Rigoberto Escalera HM   Marilyn Gaudioso East Rock  
144 Ink Marker Chromatography Tatiana Moreno, Talaina Sarget, Kiyana White 3   Michael Harris Troup  
139 Hairy Situation Francesca Ruiz, Ashley Deleon 2   Marilyn Gaudioso East Rock  
146 Acid Rain Go Away Jachelle Johnson, Marquis Freeman, Latrelle Floyd 1   Paulette Byer Vincent Mauro  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
7th Grade Individual Projects - Physical Sciences                
174 Sweetness across a Membrane Crystal Vani HM   Karen Beitler Barnard  
176 Three on three. Erica Noonan HM   Katarzyna Cichus Betsy Ross  
177 Icy Roads: Clean and Green Brandon Payne HM   Matthew Erickson Edgewood  
179 Battery Life Shayla Collazo HM   Theresa Cashman Fair Haven  
180 Cohesion and Adhesion Devan Booysen HM   Joseph Muldoon Sheridan  
181E Helium vs. Air Thomas Owen HM   Rosann Castiglione Vincent Mauro  
175 Keeping the roads from icing over. Lucy Robinson HM Edward F. Coelho Award for projects in the field of technology related to public safety. Katarzyna Cichus Betsy Ross  
182 Roomba Boomba Leo Weinreb 3   Doug Jones Worthington Hooker  
178 Woods for Two Thousand Zach Lozon 2 American Society of Metals/ Southern CT Chapter Materials Award for projects dealing with materials, their properties and applications Matthew Erickson Edgewood  
183 Burn Baby Burn Sophia O'Brien - Udry 1 American Society of Metals/ Southern CT Chapter Materials Award for projects dealing with materials, their properties and applications Doug Jones Worthington Hooker  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
7th Grade Team Projects - Biological Sciences                
152 Yummy Yogurt Marilyn Pinos, Georgia Gonzalez, Llamilex Lopez HM   Maria Reyes Columbus  
153 Rotten Baltazar Morales, Tania DeJesus HM   Maria Reyes Columbus  
155 Bathroom bacteria Paola Medina, Megan Degray HM   Thomas Merritt Jepson  
156 C & J's Perfumery Ciera Muniz, Johaira Duran HM   Thomas Merritt Jepson  
157E To pollute or not to! Angel Dantay, Stephanie Duran HM   Thomas Merritt Jepson  
158 Picky Pests Adasia Beard, Ladeja Woodley HM   Suzanne Sullivan King Robinson  
159 Can common pests be picky eaters? Traejohn Joiner, Cliff Brodie Willett HM   Suzanne Sullivan King Robinson  
160 Bright Bio-diesel Rebecca Romprey, Colleen Roy HM   Joseph Muldoon Sheridan  
161 The Best Ratio Roman Lopez, Jenny Salas HM   Antonio Giaimo Truman School  
162 Quick Heat . . . Slow growth? Shanahia Mercado, Candice Neal HM   Antonio Giaimo Truman School  
151 Hamsters Gone Wild Justin Santiago, Julio Alvarenga HM CPEP Creative Award Patricia Messner Clinton Ave  
163 The Amazing Ants! Vontresse Goldfarb, Miyana Davis 3   Elizabeth Ferry Vincent Mauro  
150 Bac-Terminators Lesley Flores, Mahogany Epps 2   Robin Lally Barnard  
154 A winning recipe Jasmine Ayers, Celine Robertson 1   Gail Sullivan Conte West Hills  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
7th Grade Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
164 The Human Machine James Gorham, Edward Gosta, Tejon Jacobs HM   Joan Thomas Bishop Woods  
165 The effect of friction on objects in motion Jacky Sirichantho, Justin Watts HM   Joan Thomas Bishop Woods  
166 The weight of water Giovanni Preciado, Bryan Zuniga HM   Maria Reyes Columbus  
168 Sweet and Simple Angel Bermunez, Luis Rivera HM   Theresa Cashman Fair Haven  
169 Does height of a ramp affect the speed of a toy car? Lanisha Kight-Soules, Jamilett Hernandez HM   Roger Rushworth Hill Central  
173 Peanut Potential Eliu Andrades, Jose Perez HM   Antonio Giaimo Truman School  
170 Take Two and Call Me In the Morning Olivia Buckholz, Melanie Bernardo 3   Evelyn Gallagher Nathan Hale  
171 Paper Aeronautics Ben Croll, James Bethea 2   Kim Francis Vincent Mauro  
167E Lunch waves David Elkin-Ginnetti, John Muegge 1 Kids for Kids, Dancing for Life Foundation Award for creative use of science to solve an everyday problem. Matthew Erickson Edgewood  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
7th & 8th Grade Individual Projects - Biological Sciences                
184 Artificial or natural? Alyssa Celone HM   Roisin MacDonald Betsy Ross  
187 Which saddlepad keeps the horse the coolest? Taryn Smedly HM   Roisin MacDonald Betsy Ross  
188 Effects of household waste materials on the growth of kidney bean plants. Timothy Harewood HM   Amy Piccirillo Betsy Ross  
190 Grow Mold on Purpose Adam Vargas HM   Thomas Merritt Jepson  
186 Worms in Action Jazyln Marie Ocasio 3   Gail Sullivan Conte West Hills  
191 Concentration Deprivation Dylan Aiello 2   Gail Sullivan Conte West Hills  
189 The aging eye and the blind spot. Amanda Wheeler 1   Matthew Erickson Edgewood  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
8th Grade Individual Projects - Physical Sciences                
199 How does it matter? Measure the splatter! Alyssa Loverci HM   Roisin MacDonald Betsy Ross  
203 Solar speeder Khashab Khashab HM   Lisa Pires Sheridan  
204 Pencil Resistance Jaury Santiago HM   Michael Harris Troup  
201 Energy saver Mahmoud K. Hamza HM Kids for Kids, Dancing for Life Foundation Award for creative use of science to solve an everyday problem. Suzanne Sullivan King Robinson  
202 Reacting forces Mahir Rana 3   Lisa Pires Sheridan  
200 Go the distance. Casey Rutkowski 2   Amy Piccirillo Betsy Ross  
205E Hot and Curvy Ester Rose-Wilen 1 Dennis Bornick Award for Excellence in Environmental Issues Doug Jones Worthington Hooker  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
8th Grade Team Projects - Biological Sciences                
193 The need for energy Hector Salvania, Jerrico La Boy HM   Thomas Merritt Jepson  
196 Breathe It In: How Different Variables Affect Lung Capacity Tatiana Lopez, Zuleika Colon HM   Francisco Chavarria Roberto Clemente  
194 Red Bull Gives You... Leaves! Erinn Hines, Jasmine Massa 3   Evelyn Gallagher Nathan Hale  
192 Got pH? Leanne Segui, Jannandra Colon 2   Patricia Messner Clinton Ave  
198 Dirty, Filthy Money Alessandro Hogan, Tarpley Hitt 1 Robert N. Blosveren "Scientific Curiosity Award" for projects that best demonstrate scientific curiosity. Doug Jones Worthington Hooker  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
8th Grade Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
195 Zoom Zoom: How Different Variables Affect the Speed of a Cart Brian Baez, Lynette Taylor HM   Shana Semmens Roberto Clemente  
206 Electric Generator Stephen Russell, Devonte Taylor HM   Karen Beitler Barnard  
209 Citrus C Alejandra Lucero, Arianna Ortiz HM   Emily Edenburn East Rock  
210 Mass vs. Distance Trevaugh Gordon, Joan Jorge HM   Roger Rushworth Hill Central  
212 Illumination Kierra Turnball, Nur Amalina Amir Hamza HM   Suzanne Sullivan King Robinson  
213 EGG-tastic Diffusion Maria Zyla, Jessica Peterman HM   Evelyn Gallagher Nathan Hale  
214 pH-ishing For pH Rachel Ranfone, Juliana Palmieri HM   Evelyn Gallagher Nathan Hale  
207 Super Diluter Zachary Kerschner, Atticas Conhom-Clyne 3   Gail Sullivan Conte West Hills  
211 Does caffeine raise a person's blood pressure? Briana Heath, Cory Evans 2   Thomas Merritt Jepson  
208 No Leak Lavonne Grier, Jailene Antrum 1   L'Tanya Brooks-Draughn East Rock  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
High School Projects - Biological Sciences                
219 The Effect of Projected Global Climate Change on Connecticut Amphibians James Beech HM Robert N. Blosveren "Scientific Curiosity Award" for projects that best demonstrate scientific curiosity. Tricia Johnson Common Ground  
221 Effects of an Acidic and Basic Environment on the Growth of E.Coli Dyanira Vega HM   Christin Arnini Coop High  
224 How clean is your mouth? Shariah Cross HM   Todd Solli High School in Community  
225 What's in your Stream: Insect Tolerances for Water Quality Skylar Snedeker, Bryan Lewis HM   Faith Weeks Common Ground  
227E Microbial Fuel Cells Adam Taylor 3 Woman's Seamen's Friend Society Award for excellence in the study of fresh or saltwater ecology Robert Sawczuk Wilbur Cross  
Precision Combustion Award for projects that demonstrate a focus on energy and clean environment      
226 Spicy Bacteria Diamond DeMatteo, Tanairy Heredia 2   Sheila Martin-Corbin Coop High  
220 Producing Ethanol for BioFuel Leah Gimbel 1 Dennis Bornick Award for Excellence in Environmental Issues Christin Arnini Coop High  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
High School Individual Projects - Physical Sciences                
232 Neutralization of Acid Rain Shelby Naples HM   Sheila Martin-Corbin Coop High  
233 Electrical Conductivity of Heated Insulators Elias Heckman Heath HM   Fallon Daniels Coop High  
234 Hawaiian Volcanoes Diamond Davis HM Elliot Perlman Award for the student who best exemplifies perserverance, commitment and the willingness to give extra effort in studying science. Jennifer Lalla Dixwell New Light High  
237 Alternate Motor Drive Malcolm Fitzpatrick HM   Cynthia Scheetz Career High  
238 Which orange juice has the most vitamin C? Rachelle Parker HM   Cynthia Scheetz Career High  
240 Which punch has more force? Jalani Jenkins HM   Megan Rooney High School in Community  
241 Lemonology Shawanda Miller HM   Megan Rooney High School in Community  
231 Rusting Away Ileana Alvarez-Diaz 3   Sheila Martin-Corbin Coop High  
242 Green Diesel Rachel Hohman 2   Todd Solli High School in Community  
235 Absorbing Liquids Heather Baez 1 Elliot Perlman Award for the student who best exemplifies perserverance, commitment and the willingness to give extra effort in studying science. Jennifer Esty Polly T McCabe High  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL  
                 
High School Team Projects - Physical Sciences                
218 Tooth Decay with egg shells Jacqueline Cain, Quintin Lee HM   Todd Solli High School in Community  
215 Acidification of Seashells Mary Inge, Jasmine Wright 3   Fallon Daniels Coop High  
216 Measure of pH around local Landfills Nicole Foster, Jahmilla Registe 2   Fallon Daniels Coop High  
217 Water Rockets Douglas Loch, Mashaya McClung 1   Todd Solli High School in Community  
Judging Category PROJ # PROJECT TITLE Students PLACE Special Awards TEACHER SCHOOL