A staff of North Hollywood Excessive Faculty science college students emerged victorious Saturday over students from 63 different faculties nationwide on this 12 months’s U.S. Division of Vitality Workplace of Science Nationwide Science Bowl Championship.
The win marks North Hollywood Excessive’s second Nationwide Science Bowl championship, following the title captured in 2001.
The college has positioned among the many prime 5 groups 12 occasions on the nationwide occasion.
Naperville North Excessive Faculty from the Chicago space positioned second.
Rounding out the highest 4 groups are final 12 months’s championship staff, Dougherty Valley Excessive Faculty from San Ramon and Eastside Excessive Faculty of Gainesville, Florida.
This was the second 12 months that Nationwide Science Bowl competitors was held nearly. This 12 months the regional competitions additionally have been held nearly.
The North Hollywood Science Bowl Workforce members are Captain Albert Zhang, Lydia Qin, Theodore Dupont, Shion Murakawa and Eric Yoon.
The coaches are Altair Maine and Len Soloff.
This title marks the fifth time an LADWP regional championship staff has gained the Nationwide Science Bowl. It is also the fifteenth time a regional championship staff from Los Angeles positioned first although fifth in this system since 1993.
Final 12 months North Hollywood positioned among the many prime 4 groups in the course of the digital finals, third in 2019 and second in 2018.
To qualify for the nationwide competitors, the North Hollywood staff in February gained the 2021 LADWP Science Bowl Regional Competitors, the college’s twenty second regional title prior to now 24 years.
“Science Bowl is a proud LADWP custom and instance of the division’s dedication to the Los Angeles academic group,” LADWP Supervisor of Schooling Outreach Walter Zeisl mentioned.