Newnan Crossing Elementary School was recognized as a Coweta County School System GOLD STEM school. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) at Newnan Crossing Elementary is very important and is integrated in lessons using problem-solving skills! We are very excited to be 1 of 7 schools in Coweta County to receive this award.
They placed 2nd at their regional meet on and received the opportunity to participate in State Finals at Kennesaw State University on May 14th. At the State finals, Andrew Brown and Woojin Lee placed 3rd overall for Bridge Building; MJ Pitt and Alexa Van Veghten placed 7th for Mystery Architecture; and Mackenzie Beasley, Noah Hite and Troy Steward placed 9th for Water Rocket.
Pictured are: Newnan Crossing Science Olympiad Team -1st row: Andrew Brown, Troy Steward, 2nd row - Mackenzie Beasley, Ansley Lane-Helper. Chloe Smith, Regina Lee, 3rd Row - Smruti Maisuria, Lucas Gargaruvich, Hannah Lee, Alexa Van Veghten, 4th row - Noah Hite, Kai Story, Tyler Hollins, Eunbin Kim, 5th row - Estrella Aguilar, Isabella Rodriquez, Ryan Nichols, Woojin Lee, MJ Pitt Back row - Dr. Doug Vinson, sponsor; Om Patel, Mrs. Becky Hitchcock, Sponsor
Pictured with ribbons and medallions are Noah Hite, Mackenzie Beasley, Alexa Van Veghten, Woojin Lee
2nd row- Troy Steward, MJ Pitt, Andrew Brown, back row- Mrs. Becky Hitchcock, Dr. Doug Vinson.
3rd Place at State Finals for Bridge Building: Woojin Lee and Andrew Brown.
Science Fair Winners
Congratulations to the following students participated in the Coweta Science Fair during May 2016 and received awards: Alex Van Veghten - 1st Place Ribbon for Environmental Science, Alex Carman - 1st Place Ribbon for Physical Science, Houston Hamby 1st place Ribbon for Life Science and Holly Long- 2nd Place Ribbon for Earth Science.