Students place at Chemistry Olympiad

Students place at Chemistry Olympiad

Honors Chemistry and AP Chemistry students placed second on the 2018 Local Chemistry Olympiad Exam on May 18, and of the 40 students who took the test, five individuals received awards for their personal scores. Max Caragozian ’19 and Sara Kangaslahti ’19 advanced to take the U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad Exam in April after receiving […]

Junior, senior move up in Chemistry Olympiad

Kenneth Kim ’13 and Irene Kao ’14 moved one step closer to the International Chemistry Olympiad Saturday when they took the three-part U.S. National Chemistry exam. “I’m pretty excited about advancing because chemistry is my favorite subject, and I’m glad to see that even after almost a year of not taking it, I still have […]

Scientists qualify for National Olympiad semifinal exam

By Keane Muraoka-Robertson Seven students cleared the preliminary round of various Science Olympiads qualifying them for the semifinal exam. The students inlcuded Jeffrey Bu ’12, Brendon Cho ’14, David Lim ’13, Brian Jun ’13, Kenneth Kim ’13, Kevin Zhang ’14 and Larry Zhang ’14. The preliminary exam is open to all high school students. The […]

Junior makes U.S. chemistry team, may compete in Moscow Olympiad

By Candace Ravan  As one of the top 20 scorers on the national chemistry exam, Jonathan Lee ’08 has been chosen as a member of the United States Chemistry Team, which competes in the United States National Chemistry Olympiad. The USNCO local section exam was held March 14-15 and the national exam was held April […]