Science Research

Garden City Students’ Achievements in Science

2013-2014 Accomplishments

Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology: Semi-Finalist 2013

2012-2013 Accomplishments

Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology: Semi-Finalist 2012

Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge: National Finalist 2012

Intel STS Research Report Merit Award, 2013

LISEF Broadcom Masters: First Place Grand Prize Award 2013

NBC Universal “Burn Notice” Science Challenge: National Finalists

Chemagination Competition of New York Chapter of the American Chemical Society: Second Place Award in Alternative Energy 2013

Envirothon: Second Place (Oral Presentation) 2013

Long Island Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF): Third Place Grand Award (Medicine and Health Sciences) 2013

Long Island Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF): Third Place Grand Award (Cell Biology) 2013

Long Island Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF): Third Place Grand Award (Plant Science) 2013

Long Island Science Congress (LISC): High Honors Award 2013

NSTA Toshiba ExploraVision Invention Competition: 3 Honorable Mention Awards 2013

Middle School Science Olympiad 2013: First Place in Helicopter Event; First Place in Metric Mastery; Second Place in Forestry; Third Place in Keep the Heat; Fifth Place in Rotor Egg Drop

2011-2012 Accomplishments

Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology: Regional Finalist 2011   

Long Island Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF): Second Place (Medicine and Health Sciences) 2012

New York State Science and Engineering Fair (NYSSEF): Second Place 2012

American Association of Clinical Chemistry Award 2012

Going Green on Long Island Using Alternative Energy Research Competition: Second Place 2012

High School Sleep Science Research Contest: National winner

Museum of Natural History Young Naturalist Awards competition: Finalist

Museum of Natural History Young Naturalist Awards competition: two Semi-Finalists

Long Island Science Congress: High Honors Award 2012

Long Island Science Congress: 4 Honorable Mention Awards 2012

Long Island Science Congress (Behavioral Sciences): 2 Achievement Awards 2012

Long Island Science Congress (Environmental Sciences): 6Meritorious Awards 2012

Ocean Pals National Poster Contest: Second and Third Place in the sixth- to eighth-grade category 2012

Middle School Science Olympiad 2012: Gold Medal in Food Science; Fourth Place Medal in Meteorology; Fifth Place Medal in Anatomy; Fifth Place Medal in Food Science; Sixth Place Medal in Bottle Rocket Event; Sixth Place Medal in Disease Detectives; Honorable Mention for Crime Busters and Mission Possible

2010-2011 Accomplishments

Intel Science Talent Search: Finalist 2011

Long Island Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF): First Place Grand Award (Physics) 2011

Long Island Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF): First Place Grand Award (Biochemistry) 2011

Long Island Science Congress (Behavioral Sciences): Achievement Award 2011

Long Island Science Congress (Environmental Sciences): 6 Meritorious Awards 2011

Long Island Science Congress (Environmental/Behavioral Sciences): 5 Honorable Mention Awards 2011

Chemagination Competition of New York Chapter of the American Chemical Society: First Place Award in Medicine 2011

Chemagination Competition of New York Chapter of the American Chemical Society: First Place Award in Alternative Energy 2011

Chemagination Competition Finals (American Chemical Society) University of Maryland College Park: First Place Award in Medicine and Health 2011

Anything That Floats Race, Oyster Bay: First, Fourth and Sixth Place 2011

Anything That Floats Race, Oyster Bay: the Most Creative Design Award 2011

Middle School Science Olympiad 2011: Gold Medal in the Helicopter Challenge; Second Place Medal in Ecology; Fourth Place Medal in Helicopter event; Sixth Place Medal in Maglev (Magnetic Levitating Car) Event; Sixth Place Medal in Bottle Rocket Event 

2007-2010 Accomplishments

Intel Science Talent Search - Finalist 2007

Intel ISEF (International Science and Engineering Fair): First Place Grand Award 2010

Museum of Natural History Young Naturalist Awards competition: two Semi-Finalists 2009

Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology: Regional Finalist 2007; Semi-Finalist 2008; two Semi-Finalists 2009

Protein Modeling Competition: First Place 2009

Young Epidemiology Scholars Competition (YES Competition): National Finalist 2010

Neuroscience Research Prize of American Academy of Neurology: National Winner 2010

Long Island Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF): First Place 2010; American Society for In-Vitro Biology Award 2010

Long Island Science Congress: High Honors Award 2010

Middle School Science Olympiad 2010: Gold Medal in the Helicopter Challenge

Scholastic “It’s Your Environment” Challenge: First Place Winner 2008

Toshiba ExploraVision: three Honorable Mentions 2008