Hyde Park Middle School - Blue Team emerged from nine hours of academic competition undefeated as they captured first place in the 2013 Nevada Science Bowl for middle schools recently. Hyde Park won $1000 for their math/science department and an expenses-paid trip to Washington, D.C., to represent Nevada in the National Science Bowl in April.
Thousands of students across the country square off in regional science bowl competitions to qualify for the finals of DOE’s annual National Science Bowl, the largest and most prestigious science competition in the U.S.
The competition started with 29 middle school teams squaring off in a fast-paced Jeopardy-style format. 2013 prize winning schools included:
Hyde Park Middle School - Blue – 1st place - $1000 & expenses paid trip to Washington, D.C. Roy Martin Middle School – 2nd place - $600 Faith Lutheran Junior High – 3rd place - $350 Hyde Park Middle School - Green – 4th place - $250
About the photo: (left to right) Daniel Burns (NSTec), Jay Desai, Anish Devati, Lyle Carrera, Ben Hand, Simran Shah, Edward Patricks-Teacher/Coach (Hyde Park Middle School)