Congratulations to our Science Olympiad Team!

Science Olympiad is a nonprofit organization developed 30 years ago to improve the quality of science education for students.  The Science Olympiad consists of interscholastic competitions for students in grades 6th-12th.  It is a way to provide recognition of outstanding achievement in science education by both students and teachers as teams from all 50 states compete at the Regional, State and National levels.

The 2016 WV Tournament was held on February 20, 2016, at Marshall University in Huntington, WV.

Competitors from St. Joseph Central Catholic High School finished 3rd overall out of 8 teams.  Our individual medal winners are as follows:


Z. Andrews and S. Mays = Silver Medals for Bridge Building

Z. Christian = Silver Medal in Anatomy and Physiology

Z. Christian and S. Mays = Silver Medal in Disease Detectives

Z. Andrews and T. Webb = Silver Medals in Chemistry Lab


P. Karimpour and M. Hill = Gold Medals in Cell Biology

P. Karimpour and M. Hill = Gold Medals in Invasive Species

L. Bates and B. Duckworth = Bronze Medals in Green Generation

B. Day and A. Fleckenstein = Silver Medals in Geologic Mapping

B. Duckworth and B. Day = Silver Medals in Air Trajectory

B. Day and A. Fleckenstein = Bronze Medals in Wind Power

B. Duckworth and A. Fleckenstein =  Bronze Medals in Its About Time

A. Fleckenstein = Silver Medal in Dynamic Planet


H. Adams and R. Webb = Gold Medals in Wright Stuff


M. Coplin and I. Meade = Silver Medals in Astronomy

M. Coplin = Silver Medal in Dynamic Planet

I. Meade = Silver Medal in Anatomy and Physiology