STEAMFest WINNERS 2018-2019
Here is a listing by school and grade for Kirkwood students that placed at the 2018-19 Academy of Science St. Louis Science Fair. The event was held at Queeny Park the week of May 6 through 10.In addition to their placement in the competition, a number of students received a special award. These awards are provided by regional and national organizations, corporations, universities, and individuals. Some students will receive certificates, books, gift cards, or scholarships. The organizations select projects based on their specific criteria, and some organizations select projects that relate to their mission.
KEYSOR – RIBBON – STUDENT – PROJECT
Grade 1 - Blue - Nolan Davis - Marble loop de loop
Grade 1 - Red - Elyse O’Connor - Rainbow balloons – combining acids & bases
Grade 2 - Blue - Samantha Wilson - The nose knows. Does smell affect taste?
Grade 2 - Blue - Ariana Bandyopadhyay - The nose knows. Does smell affect taste?
Grade 3 - Blue - Henry Byrne - Cola Ka-Boom! How does changing the type of soda change the amount of soda that explodes?
Grade 3 - Blue - Josephine Kim - Learning LEGO’s: Does instruction type affect speed and accuracy of building?
Grade 3 - Blue - Libby Baker - Learning LEGO’s: Does instruction type affect speed and accuracy of building?
Grade 3 - Blue - Sophie Bain - Learning LEGO’s: Does instruction type affect speed and accuracy of building?
Grade 3 - Blue - Ryder Byers - What goes up, must come down
Grade 3 - Green - Mitchell Lutz - The effect of different types of growing mediums on plant growth
Grade 4 - Blue - Jonah Crites - Monty the magic 8 ball
Grade 4 - Blue - Amelia Bartin - Refraction in action
Grade 4 - Blue - Isaac Wilhelm - Solar Ovens
Grade 4 - Blue - Kara Schanz - Solar Ovens
Grade 5 - Blue - Shiloh Byers - Say what? Measuring your threshold of hearing for different pitches
N GLENDALE – RIBBON – STUDENT – PROJECT
Grade K - Blue - Henry Ericson - Golden dino stomp – how do dinosaur footprints get made?
Grade 1 - Blue - Evalynn Jearls - Which ice cream melts the fastest?
Grade 2 - Blue - Charlotte Meyer - Catapult 2000
Grade 2 - Blue - Claire Wegener - Catapult 2000
Grade 2 - Blue - Madeline Smeds - Chocolate meltdown: a study of the physical properties of chocolate
Grade 2 - Blue - Abigail Figura - Do everyday drinks damage your teeth?
Grade 3 - Blue - Lauren Kielbasa - Using your senses
Grade 4 - Blue - Beatrice Hessel - The five second rule
Grade 5 - Blue - Nora Schroeder - The Fastest ice skate - SPECIAL AWARD: Bayer Award – Grade 5
Grade 5 - Blue - Lillian McGinnis - What makes ice melt faster? - SPECIAL AWARD: Bayer Award – Grade 5
ROBINSON – RIBBON – STUDENT – PROJECT
Grade 1 – Red - Tilda Ray - Balloons in different temperatures
Grade 1 - Blue - Silas Norris - Fossil fun in an ancient sea of St. Louis
Grade 1 - Blue - Kinsley Molina - What’s clean, what’s not?
Grade 3 - Blue - Aadish Srikanth - Demystifying electric generators
TILLMAN – RIBBON – STUDENT – PROJECT
Grade K - Red - Dylan Cleland - Bubbles
Grade 3 - Red - Isla Cleland - Friction
Grade 3 - Blue - Maya Nemmers - Germs on your doorstep
Grade 3 - Blue - Phoebe Jackson - Oh spray can you see? Is it possible to individually identify an inkjet printer by its spray pattern?
Grade 5 - Green - Sienna Staten - How do birds of a feather still flock in gold weather?
WESTCHESTER – RIBBON – STUDENT – PROJECT
Grade 1 - Blue - Kiran Brosch - Meteorites and craters
Grade 1 - Blue - Charlotte Rootz - Which maze is the hardest for my hamster?
Grade 3 - Blue - Samantha Rootz - How do plants absorb water?
Grade 3 - Blue - Benjamin Kuelker - Miracle growth?
Grade 3 - Blue - Jackson Scheessele - Miracle growth?
Grade 3 - Blue - Sanjay Malhotra - Miracle growth?
Grade 4 - Blue - Devan Osburn - Bridges that can take a shake!
Grade 5 - Blue - Molly Romano - Mind your mummies
NIPHER – RIBBON – STUDENT – PROJECT
Grade 6 - Red - Josie Hosea - Geometry of basketball: which angle is the most accurate?
Grade 6 - Red - McKennah Dawson - Geometry of basketball: which angle is the most accurate?
Grade 6 - Red - Megan Campbell - Which water is better? - SPECIAL AWARD: The Boeing Company Award
Grade 7 - Green - Erika Schmitz - Different hearts of the animal classes
N MIDDLE – RIBBON – STUDENT – PROJECT
Grade 6 - Green - Paddy Fitzgerald - Do captive chimpanzees display human emotions?
Grade 7 - Green - Lilly Strickland - Dominant paw and personality of a dog
Grade 7 - Blue - Khadija Khan - Which trick will clean water quick?
Grade 8 - Blue - Hal Lutz - An engine with no harmful emissions - SPECIAL AWARD: Broadcom MASTERS
Grade 8 - Green - Owen Fitzgerald - Dog Clicker Conditioning - SPECIAL AWARD: Do More With Your Dog – Animal Behavior Science
We are proud to acknowledge four KHS 12th grade students that were semi-finalists in the Honors Division. They are:Elias Boshara,
Project Title: Determining which heavy metals are released into simulated ocean water. NH4OH(aq), and HCI(aq) from electronic waste using Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
ASM Materials Education Foundation Certificate and Stockhold Junior Water Prize CertificateSarah Capriglione,
Project Title: The Intersection of Sustainable Conservation and Outdoor Learning Environment
NASA Earth System Science Award CertificateNoah Rowan,
Project Title: Virtual Reality in Adolescent Memory Systems
Yale Science & Engineering Association CertificateMike Wedloc,
Project Title: Thermoelectric Energy Recovery in Closed Systems
Ricoh Sustainable Development Award Certificate and Intel Excellence in Computer Science Award Certificate
We are proud to announce the names of those students that participated in the 2018-19 annual STEAMFest science fair. Congratulations to all of our Kirkwood winners that put in the extra work and effort to help make this another successful science fair!
1st Place Josephine Kim 1st Place Libby Baker 1st Place Sophie Bain 1st Place Ariana Bandyopadhyay 1st Place Samantha Wilson 1st Place Nolan Davis 1st Place Elyse Oconnor 1st Place Henry Byrne 1st Place Isaac Wilhelm 1st Place Ryder Byers 1st Place Amelia Bartin 1st Place Jonah Crites 1st Place Shiloh Byers 2nd Place Mitchell Lutz 2nd Place Addison Craft 2nd Place Desmond O Connor 3rd Place Isabella Hunt
1st Place Abigail Figura 1st Place Evalynn (Eva) Jearls 1st Place Henry Ericson 1st Place Lillian McGinnis 1st Place Madeline Smeds 1st Place Lauren Kielbasa 1st Place Nora Schroeder 1st Place Beatrice Hessel 1st Place Ryann Kaufman 2nd Place Charlotte Meyer 2nd Place Claire Wegener 2nd Place Ayan Bast 2nd Place Sam Messey 2nd Place Claudia Pierce 2nd Place Daphne Souroullas 2nd Place Morgan McGinnis
1st Place James Oberkfell 1st Place Kahler Molina 1st Place Kinsley Molina 1st Place Harrison Campbell 1st Place Silas Norris 1st Place Aadish Srikanth 2nd Place Tilda Roy 2nd Place Solis Maldonado
1st Place Dylan Cleland 1st Place Sienna Staten 1st Place Isla Cleland 1st Place Kendall Buening 1st Place Phoebe Jackson 1st Place Evangeline Hoganson 1st Place Maya Nemmers 2nd Place Spree Powers 2nd Place Genevieve Harris 3rd Place Ben Hoganson 3rd Place Cole Sperato 3rd Place Mason Tiffony 3rd Place Rex Swoboda 3rd Place Cristian Galindo-Knudsen 3rd Place Carly Smith 3rd Place Emery Gross 3rd Place Lily Shaw 3rd Place Addyson Mohler 3rd Place Madelyn Fogle 3rd Place Avery Campbell 3rd Place Lola Savage 3rd Place Leo Hernandez
1st Place Charlotte Rootz 1st Place Kiran Brosch 1st Place Molly Romano 1st Place Samantha Rootz 1st Place Kara Schanz 1st Place Devan Osburn 1st Place Merriman Class 1st Place Benjamin Kuelker 1st Place Jackson Scheessele 1st Place Sanjay Malhotra 2nd Place Sam Krus 3rd Place Amaya Garcia 3rd Place Brienne Yu 3rd Place Frances Igney 3rd Place Hardy Dogan
1st Place Josie Hosea 1st Place McKennah Dawson 1st Place John Christy 1st Place Jacob Walter 1st Place Kat Crawford 1st Place Erika Schmit 2nd Place Megan Campbell 2nd Place Emily DeYong 2nd Place Morgan Gilster 3rd Place Ammie Wilkinson 3rd Place Rachel Walkenhorst 3rd Place Tessa Kathriner 3rd Place Lillian Cockrell 3rd Place Lola Cartright 3rd Place Cale Berkbuegler 3rd Place Jed Holliday
1st Place Trey Tweedie 1st Place Khadija Khan 1st Place Paddy Fitzgerald 1st Place Griffin Buening 1st Place Lilly Strickland 1st Place Hal Lutz 2nd Place Julian Davies-Sigmund 2nd Place Hallie Pack 2nd Place Owen Fitzgerald 2nd Place Eamon Layer-Kelley 2nd Place James Richter 2nd Place Joe Snyder 3rd Place Ava Powell 3rd Place Kaylie Zwilling 3rd Place Adam Biere 3rd Place Ian Lancaster