Rivermont students, Olivia Schroeder (grade 8), Siri Pothula (grade 7), Angela Jones (grade 9), and Nikhil Wagher (grade 12), participated in the Eastern Iowa Regional Science Fair and the Iowa State Science and Technology Fair over spring break. These students spent countless hours researching, experimenting, and practicing. They represented the school with the utmost class and character.

Eastern Iowa Regional Science Fair on March 17 in Cedar Rapids, IA

Siri Pothula

  • EISEF: Class I, Junior Physical
  • Broadcom Masters: Outstanding Achievement

Olivia Schroeder

  • Inspiring Excellence: Alan B. Adams Meritorious Achievement (Monetary Award $50)

Iowa State Science and Technology Fair on March 22 & 23 in Ames, IA

High School Division

Nikhil Wagher

  • 1st Place in the Category of Engineering
  • Honorable Mention Special Awards for Engineering ($50 Monetary Award)
  • Reserve Champion – 3rd place Overall for the Fair ($1200 Monetary Award)
  • Intel Qualifier – he is one of 5 students representing Iowa to show his project to the International Science and Technology Fair in Pittsburgh, PA in May (all expenses paid).

Angela Jones

  • 2nd Place in the Category of Chemistry

Middle School Division

Siri Pothula

  • 3rd Place in the 7th Grade Category of Energy
  • 3rd Place Overall in Category of Energy
  • Broadcom Award

Olivia Schroeder

  • 3rd Place in the 8th Grade Category of Behavioral and Social Science
  • Special Award – $2500 Scholarship to Iowa State University