Chaz Potts, 6th grade, competed in the Mathematics/Computer Science category of the science fair with his project called 'What’s the ROI of LEDs?' Chaz won 1st place in the SCA Intermediate Science Fair. He won 2nd place in the SCA Middle School Science Fair. His project was taken to the 60th Annual Piedmont Region III Science Fair where he competed and won 1st place! Congratulations Chaz!
Timothy Pack, 8th grade; Matthew Christopher, 8 th grade; Ben Christopher, senior; Michael Burgess, 8th grade; and Dylan Wright, 8 th grade ran in a half marathon at Myrtle Beach, SC Saturday, February 14. Each guy received a medal for finishing the race. Michael Burgess placed 1st in his age division.
The Lawson Academy of the Arts presented Shining Stars last Saturday, February 7 at Converse College. SCA's ninth grader, Laura Mitchell played the violin at this performance. She has been playing the violin for 8 years.
Laura, included with thirty more of the most exceptional students, was chosen to perform on this special evening's showcase to benefit the Lawson Series. This series was establised in the year 2000 with a generous gift from Alia Lawson and has enriched the program, Converse and the greater Spartanburg community.