Fifteen Nixon- Smiley High School students participated in 19 STEM-based, (science, technology, engineering and math), events at the Regional Science Olympiad Competition at Texas A&M University on March 4. Reyna Reyes and Daniel Ochoa earned 3rd place medals for their rollercoaster. Crystal Suire and Daniel Rodriguez took 4th place in the towers competition. Other team members attending the competition are Elizabeth Hodges, Colt Brazeal, Ida Mae Rogers, Raegan Atkins, Chaelee Mejia, Kiana Dyer, Maria Moreno, Yesenia Ochoa, Ashley Mendez, Mercedes Medina and Destiny Rodriguez. Gus Tirado is also on the team, but did not attend. Mrs. Karen Brumley is the coach.
Thanks to Nixon-Smiley Education Foundation for helping to make this possible.