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Kutztown Area High School and Fleetwood Middle School take top honors for second consecutive year at regional Science Olympiad

(Bethlehem, Pa.)—For the third consecutive year, Kutztown Area High School took top honors in the regional Science Olympiad among participating area (Division C) high schools and for the second consecutive year Fleetwood Middle School outpaced the participating middle schools.

More than 500 students representing 39 junior/middle and senior high schools competed at Moravian College in a regional Science Olympiad on Friday, March 26, 2004. The top four finishers among high schools and middle schools will go on to the state competition.

Joining Kutztown Area High School (Kutztown) at the state competition will be Fleetwood Area High School (Fleetwood) which finished second, followed by Exeter Township (Reading) in third place, and Liberty High School (Bethlehem) in fourth place.

Middle schools heading to the state competition include Fleetwood Middle School (Fleetwood) which finished first, East Hills Middle School (Bethlehem) in second place, both for the second consecutive year. Rounding out the middle schools moving on the state competition are Kutztown Area Middle School (Kutztown) in third and Whitehall-Coplay Middle School in (Elverson) fourth.

Science Olympiad is an academic, interscholastic event culminating in regional, state, and national tournaments, designed to increase student interest in science, recognize outstanding student/teacher achievement, and improve the quality of science education.

Complete results, photos, and more information can be found on the Moravian College website at http://www.moravian.edu/news/releases/science/results.htm.