Forty-three Charlotte-area students were named winners in their respective school divisions at the North Carolina Science & Engineering Fair.
Elementary: Barringer Academic Center – Samuel Cutler, Minh Nguyen; Endhaven – Luke Fowler; Huntersville – Sofia Padilla Bonelli, Ethan Dickey; Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy – Alexander Lostetter, Andrew Nees; Morehead STEM Academy – Jadin Smith; Mountain Island – Ayden Gibson; River Gate – Jonathan Rehrig.
Junior: Charlotte Islamic Academy – Sida Mohamed; Crestdale Middle – Alex Mahler, Alexander Westover; E.E. Waddell – Niqim Smith; Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy – Margaret Lostetter, Stephen Lostetter, Aarushi Patil, Mihir Patwardhan, Koushik Sridhar, Jeffery Vincent; Morehead STEM Academy – Enzo Niebuhr; Queen’s Grant Community School – Sarah Beatty.
Senior: Ashbrook High – Mallory Alman, Bailey Bullock, Heta Desai, Rachel Lee, Dylan Morgan; Charlotte Islamic Academy – Minnatullah Banawan; Countryside Montessori – Annealise Schafer; Gaston Day School – Steven Allen; Graystone Day School – Sophia Hurr; Mallard Creek High – Lauren Holmes, Rohan Patel; Marie G. Davis Military Academy – Kyle Davis; Marvin Ridge High – Prakash Mishra, Aniket Palkar; NC MSEN Pre-College – Jaquan Dozier, Christopher Yu; North Mecklenburg High – Sharon Chen; Phillip O. Berry Academy – Melshae Moore; Victory Christian Center – Mariah Clarke, Howard Gaines, Thai Tran.
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