Ambridge Area School District

901 Duss Avenue, Ambridge PA 15003 | 724.266.2833


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Ambridge Area High School students earned two of the top three places in a Penn State University Science Challenge, held Friday, April 5.


The competition was a compilation of six labs, two physics, two chemistry, and two bio labs. The physics dealt with torque and pendulums. The chemistry was creating an activity series through single replacement reactions and a titration lab and the biology dealt with genetics and testing enzymes in extreme conditions.

The second place team won a $1500 scholarship to Penn State Beaver and the third place team won a $1000 scholarship to Penn State Beaver.

2nd place- Ryan Racioppo and Jethro Bell
3rd place - Dasha Jackson and Jacob Dunlap


Congratulations and great job to our students!