OLCHS science students recently participated in the South Suburban Conference (SSC) Science competition. The competition took place on February 27, 2019 at Thornton Fractional North High School. Eleven schools competed in fifteen science-related events. The students showcased their skills in a wide variety of topics, ranging from Field Ecology to Paper Airplane and Bridge building.
Yusra Abdelrahman took fourth place in egg drop; Michal Malek and Trinidad Arteaga took third place in Field Ecology; Jacob Luzadder and Emily Stachowicz took second place in Write it, Do it and fourth place in Environmental Exam; Johnathon Weber and Arvin Wallack took second place in Bridge Building; and Allan McAlpine took second place alternative for Bridge Building and fourth place for Qualitative Analysis.
Jesus Mendia defended his title for the second year in a row as the Paper Air Plane Champion.