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District has large showing of scientists in regional fair

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Cathleen Allison/Nevada Appeal Fritsch Elementary School fifth-grader Shashank Kandhadai, 10, explains his science project Wednesday night. Winners were recognized in a district-wide awards ceremony at Western Nevada Community College. Kandhadai won a first place award for his effort to see if the angle of a solar panel would effect the amount of power it produced.

More than 100 projects from students in the Carson City School District’s six elementary schools and Carson Middle School are headed to the state’s regional science fair at the Lawlor Events Center on Thursday through Saturday.

Schoolwide winners from Carson City who will compete include:

Bordewich-Bray Elementary

Third grade: Carson Barnett, Darby Beckwith, Reagan McLaughlin

Fourth grade: Rebecca Matley, Evan Carlson, Emily Stimac

Fifth grade: Alissa Hayes, Chris Barchus, Cody Reno/Roger Heilig

Special recognition: Antonio Rubio; Sharon Meier’s class; Colton Kromrey/Jermaine Andrus

Empire Elementary School

Kindergarten: Matthew J. Edwards

First grade: Allan Scot Huntington

Second grade: Lisarah B. Simonson, Bryant Ramirez. Gave W. Hammon, Gayle Magee’s class, Theresa Marler and Lauren Urbina’s class

Third grade: Reid Reichelt, Collin M. Wille, Julie Mobley’s class

Fourth grade: Rosa Cazares, Luis Pacheco

Fifth grade: Davey Villalobos, Cameron Arnold

Fremont Elementary School

Third grade: Gregory Martin, Kiana Jiron, Cameron Brown, Nate Brown

Fourth grade: Heather Evans, Nicholas Lani, Haley Abeyta, T.J. Olson

Fifth grade: Makayla Ragnone, Michelle Sandage, Troy Cavins, Sophie Holmes

Fritsch Elementary School

Second grade: Nick Hansen

Third grade: Alexis Lequerica, Sarah Byrd

Fourth grade: Alex Drozdoff, Joel Hines, Nicole Vairo, Mateo Bilyeu

Fifth grade: Sashank Kandhada, Tash Martel, Vanessa Brown, Amy Arias, Maddi Saarem, Matthew O’Hare

Mark Twain Elementary School

Kindergarten: Hayden Story

First grade: Robbie White, Bobula/Lane Class

Second grade: Delaney Fine

Third grade: Zachary DeBar, Emily Schmid/Kylie Schmid

Fourth grade: Andrea Ballestros, Marielle Samii, Paige Hemsley

Fifth grade: Kyle Lethcoe, Kenny Koop, Michael Samii

Seeliger Elementary School

Third grade: Fred Christensen, Bailee Zuber, Jerod Powers, Shelby Brown, Traver McQueary, Dalton Butler, Corinne Defilippi

Fourth grade: Paul Tschirhart, Anthony Cacioppo, Walker Plaut, Nevin Elliott, Vanessa Rauch

Fifth grade: Madyson Stokes, Zac Hudson, Cody Schmidlin, Dan Zuber, Caitlyn Morton

Inventors fair: Taylor Parrish, Kendall Gilliam

Carson Middle School

Sixth grade: Andrew Peckham, Megan Breen

Seventh grade: Emma Kortemeier, Joe Ward, Britania Potts, Sarah Maier, Kalie Parmenter