Ten Heathwood 8th graders won prizes at this year's 8th grade science fair and will now compete in the statewide South Carolina Independent Schools Association (SCISA) science fair on April 4.
The following students were honored for their work:
6th Place: Anna Heaton--The Effectiveness of Various Tooth Whitening Chemicals
5th Place: Pierce McLaughlin--Rocket Candy
4th Place: Van Clarke and Jack Cook--The Thermite Reaction
3rd Place: Mercedes Perez-Shillington and Gracie Tanner--Cleaners and Bacteria
2nd Place: Daisy Luo and Ellie Hedgepath--The Effect of Natural Preservatives on Blueberries
1st Place: Charlotte Hughes and Serena Parmar--The Effect of Nitrogen, Calcium and Potassium on Plants