NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Four teams from New Hanover County Schools will advance to the 2013 Southeast State Science Olympiad Competition. Nearly 800 students recently competed in the regional event at UNCW.
The following schools won trophies for overall team scores and will advance to the State Science Olympiad Tournament on April 26-27, 2013, at N.C. State University in Raleigh:
Division B (Middle School)
- 1st place- Roland-Grise Middle School
Division C (High School)
- 1st place- Hoggard High School
- 2nd place- Isaac Bear Early College High School
- 4th place- Laney High School
According to New Hanover County Schools, 14 students were awarded a combined total of $10,500 in scholarships.