St Aloysius students produced several science project proposals and was delighted to have a project accepted to compete in Dublin at the BT Young Scientist Competition 2017, in a year when the standard was higher than ever, with a record number of entries.

Lydia and Sarah, supported by science teacher Ms K. O’Donovan, produced a project entitled “A comparative study of the natural sugar and vitamin C content in commercial Bear Yoyos, our own homemade equivalent and fresh fruit” and won “Highly Commended” in the Chemical, Physical & Mathematical Sciences category.

Well done girls!