Top Minds Excel at Science and Engineering Challenge

On Wednesday 2nd March a team of Year 9 and 10 students participated in the Brisbane round of the Science and Engineering Challenge at University of Queensland.

Students competed against seven other schools including St Josephs – Nudgee, Ipswich Girls Grammar, St Michaels and Northside Christian College. Westside Christian College is pleased to report that our team not only won but recorded a total score of 1392 points on the day, one of the highest scores in the history of the competition. This point score may mean

Science and Engineering Challenge Group Photo

Team poses for a photo after win in Brisbane round of Science and Engineering Challenge.

automatic entry to the State or even National Finals in Hobart in October.


This is an outstanding achievement and just reward for the hard work and outstanding team work our team displayed.


Our thanks and congratulations also go to Instructional Dean, Nola Leverton for her thorough preparation of our team before the event and encouragement and direction on the day itself.

Video highlights from the day can be seen here.

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