Sixth-grade student takes home science awards in Frederick -- Gazette.Net


Asia Mackay, a sixth-grade student at The Banner School in Frederick, won five awards at the 21st annual Frederick County Secondary Science and Engineering Fair on March 24.

Mackay’s project on rebar pattern effectiveness won the naval science award, second place for demonstrated excellent participation in science research, the experimental design championship and the certificate of achievement from the Society of Women Engineers Baltimore-Washington Section. She also was nominated to compete in the Broadcom Masters, the national science competition for middle school students.