BK Shines at Northeast Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair 2024

BK Shines at Northeast Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair 2024

Bishop Kenny Shines at Northeast Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair 2024

Bishop Kenny High School is proud to announce the outstanding achievements of its students at the recent Northeast Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair (NEFREF) held on February 14. The dedication and passion exhibited by the 19 students who participated underscored the essence of scientific inquiry and engineering innovation, making this year's fair an exceptionally memorable event. Their commitment to excellence and their drive to explore the realms of science and engineering exemplify the spirit of Bishop Kenny. The students advancing to the state competition are Jacob Hobensack ‘26, Joshua Inocencio ‘27, Maya Khudur ‘26, Andrew Lukaj ‘27, and Team Abigail Nichols ‘26 & Amelia Lucas ‘26.

Among the remarkable achievements of our students, we extend our heartfelt congratulations to the following winners:

Behavioral and Social Sciences:

  • 2nd Place and Special Award: Joshua Inocencio ‘27
  • Special Award: Team Katie Epps ‘27 & Tanner Sprik ‘27

Earth Science:

  • Special Award: Nicole Perez ‘27

Environmental Science:

  • 2nd Place and Two Special Awards: Jacob Hobensack ‘26

Medicine & Health:

  • 3rd Place and Special Award: Andrew Lukaj ‘27

Physics and Astronomy:

  • 1st Place: Team Abigail Nichols ‘26 & Amelia Lucas ‘26
  • 2nd Place and Special Award: Maya Khudhur ‘26
  • Two Special Awards: Hannah Riederer ‘26

These accolades reflect the hard work, ingenuity, and scientific prowess of our students, showcasing their ability to tackle complex challenges and push the boundaries of knowledge. In addition to their individual successes, six Bishop Kenny students have been selected to represent NEFREF at the esteemed State of Florida Science Fair. This prestigious opportunity further validates their achievements and underscores their potential to make meaningful contributions to the scientific community.

As we celebrate these accomplishments, we extend our gratitude to the students, their families, and the dedicated educators who have supported and guided them on their scientific journey. Their collective efforts have not only elevated Bishop Kenny's presence in the scientific community but also inspired future generations of aspiring scientists and engineers.

At Bishop Kenny, we remain committed to fostering a culture of curiosity, exploration, and discovery, empowering our students to pursue their passions and transform the world through science and innovation. Congratulations once again to all our winners, and best wishes to those embarking on the next phase of their scientific journey at the State of Florida Science Fair. Your dedication and achievements are a testament to the limitless potential that resides within the Bishop Kenny community.