Raytheon Company Awards Scholarship to MVCDS Student
Raytheon Company, as part of its MathMovesU Program, has awarded $300,000 in scholarships and grants to students and their schools. The program was designed to engage middle school students in math and science. Sam Peters, a 6th grade student at Maumee Valley Country Day School, is among the 150 students nationwide who have been chosen to receive a scholarship. Sam will receive a $1,000 MathMovesU Middle School Scholarship to be used for a math, science, or technology camp or program, or saved for the first year of college. In addition, Maumee Valley will receive a matching grant from Raytheon.
Richard Jin '16 participated in the State Science Day in Columbus on Saturday, May 23. His project titled "Sulfurization of Thin-Film Copper Antimony Sulfide for Low Cost and Environmental Friendly Solar Cells" received a perfect score of 40 out of 40, a Superior rating and the following awards:
MVCDS Students Place in the Regional Focus Art Exhibition
Congratulations to Maumee Valley students Sean Kling '16, Bari Resnick'15, Kennedie Jackson '15, Zoe Pham '16, and Osama Alkhalili '15 for placing nine works of art in the regional Focus Art Exhibition. With over 1,100 entries this year, the exhibition is highly competitive. The Focus Art Exhibition winners will be on display this fall at the Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery at BGSU from September 12th - October 4th.
Sponsored by the Toledo Symphony League and Orchestra, students were asked to listen and respond to selected music by creating a piece of art. The work was on display at the Imagination Station until May 17 when these students were honored at an awards ceremony. More than 1200 students from various schools participated in this competition, which includes art, music composition and writing. Congratulations to the following students.
MVCDS Students Take Top Honors in Solo & Ensemble Competition
The Maumee Valley Country Day School Middle School string students received all top marks this year at the Northwest Ohio Solo and Ensemble Competition held at Defiance High School on Saturday, April 11. Their strings teacher, Colleen Sieberg, could not praise this group of talented young musicians enough for their stellar performance.