A group of Neil Armstrong Middle School Fifth Grade Gifted Students won the Second Annual Allegheny County Junior Envirothon competition in the Grades 4-5 division, which was held at South Park on May 17.
Winning the competition were Callee DalBon, Harley Dale, Jason Koerbel, Sadie Nelson and Carter Windham.
The students competed against 20 teams in this competition that centered around environmental topics and issues, such as soil, aquatics, forestry, wildlife and current events and pollination.
The Sixth Grade Team--Rocco Capozzoli, Sophia Iorio, Meredith Myers, Trey Slavonic and Jing Zhang--came in Ninth Place in the Grades 6-8 Division.
The students were prepared for this competition by Neil Armstrong Gifted Program Coordinator Steve Yost.