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More than 94 students from among five different Central Delaware middle schools participated in the 3rd annual Kent County Science Fair held in the Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center at Delaware State University.

  DSU Hosts 2014 KC Science Fair --- Photo Slideshow and Info

For the third consecutive year, Delaware State University was host site for the annual Kent County Science Fair, which featured 90 projects from students from five Central Delaware middle Schools.
For images from the Kent County Science Fair, click on the below photo slideshow, followed by more information about the event as well as a list of the winners:

There were 94 students who submitted projects in the following categories: natural sciences, engineering, physics, health, behavioral & social sciences, and chemistry. Held at the Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center on the DSU campus, there were five Kent County middle schools that participated in the science fair – Central (of Dover), William Henry, Fred Fifer III, Milford Center Academy, and Postlethwaite.

The 2014 Kent County Science Fair's winning projects and students included:


1stMixing Liquid with water -Logan Schad- William Henry Middle School

2ndDoes the salt content have any effect on the boiling point of water-Matthew Leager- William Henry Middle School


(a) Oxygen & Fire – Nikolas Mandalas- William Henry Middle School

(b) Fresh vs salt -Riley McQuaide-William Henry Middle School



1stHelpful Hovercrafts- Noah Mills & Ryan Adkins, Fred Fifer III Middle School

2ndSoil Bearing Capacity: The pressure is on!-Hashir Cheema- William Henry Middle School

3rdEffect of Fridge Temperature on Extending Battery Life- Ashish D'Souza- Postlewait Middle School


Health, Behavioral and Social Sciences

1stHow does the Genre of Music Affect Heart Rate -Tierney Bowen William Henry Middle School

2ndDoes No-Name Stain Remover Work Just as Well as Name Brand-Brianna Reed- William Henry Middle School

3rdGot that subject style- Taylor Mazanek – William Henry Middle School


Natural Sciences

1stRising” Above the rest only what you “knead” -Skylar Campanicki, William Henry Middle School

2ndPh of Fruit and How it affects flavor-Abby Haisworth- William Henry Middle School


(a) Bacterial Growth: The Truth May Surprise You – Sarah Larose- William Henry Middle School

(b) The influence of worms -Taylor Lipski-William Henry Middle School


1stMagnetic Levitation – Samuel Mackey & Bryant Craig- Fred Fifer III Middle School

2ndHot vs Cold Tennis Ball Experiment- Kylee Victory- William Henry Middle School

3rdDrum and Pitch- Oscar “Henry” Gonzales – William Henry Middle School