PACA Students Reach National Science & Engineering Final
Five students from Portslade Aldridge Community Academy were finalists in the National Science + Engineering Competition 2016 when its staged its National Awards Ceremony as part of the annual Big Bang Fair at the NEC in Birmingham in March.
The National Science + Engineering Competition, organised by the British Science Association, is an annual contest open to pupils aged between 11-18, and gives participants the chance to compete for top prizes and international experiences worth over £50,000.
Dexter Shepherd, Morgan Pile, Joshua Hassett, Harry Smith and Guolin Yang were selected from thousands of applicants to make it through to the Finals. Although the top prize went to Watford Grammar School for Girls the PACA team did a brilliant job of presenting their “Starburst Element” project.