scifest@schools

Subject Blogs, Science/Maths, Transition Year / 20 December 2017
TY students compete in SciFest@Schools with coding projects

TY students compete in SciFest@Schools with coding projects

On Tuesday, 19th December the TY students presented their coding projects for inspection to two external judges as part of the SciFest@Schools competition (Intermediate Technology category). In groups of 2 or 3, students had to present both their coding projects as well as explain the design process. Some of the winning groups will represent Stratford in the SciFest@College competition next May in IT Blanchardstown.

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Subject Blogs, Science/Maths, Transition Year / 20 January 2017
TY students compete in SciFest@Schools competition with Science projects

TY students compete in SciFest@Schools competition with Science projects

In December the TY students competed in a SciFest@Schools competition with their Scratch coding projects. In January they competed in a second SciFest@Schools competition with Science projects organised by Mr. Fennell and Ms. O'Sullivan. The winning project by Lauren, Rebecca and Grace was to test if a genre of music influenced the growth of a plant. Find out the results by reading on!

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Subject Blogs, Science/Maths, Transition Year / 9 March 2016
SciFest@Stratford: TY Scratch programming projects examined by external judges

SciFest@Stratford: TY Scratch programming projects examined by external judges

In a busy week for the TY students, two external judges examined their Scratch programming projects in the second strand of the SciFest@Stratford competition held on Tuesday, 8th March. Congratulations to Gabriel Messam for his individual project and to Cormac Kelly, Jake Henry and Geordan Sheridan O'Brien for their group projects - they were deemed joint winners.

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Subject Blogs, Science/Maths, Transition Year / 8 March 2016
SciFest@Stratford: Judges examine TY Biodiversity projects

SciFest@Stratford: Judges examine TY Biodiversity projects

On Monday, 7th March, the TY Science students were visited by two external judges as part of the SciFest@schools competition. The TYs put in a lot of work in a broad range of biodiversity projects. Well done to Alannah Anderson and Conor Doheny who were deemed the winners with their "Affirmations and Meditation" project. They will compete in the SciFest@College competition in early May.

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