Christopher Columbus High School

A Catholic School for Young Men in the Marist Tradition since 1958

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Capo, Perez Finish 3rd at State Science Fair

Jesus Capo and David Perez presented their science project - Recyclo Trash: Barcodes vs. CV - at the State of Florida Science and Engineering Fair in Lakeland.

The sophomore duo placed 3rd in the Environmental Engineering Division and will compete at the International Science Fair in Los Angeles, California in May. The State Science and Engineering Fair of Florida is a three-day display of science project exhibits prepared by aspiring scientists and engineers in grades six through twelve. More than 900 Finalists display projects illustrating their research in competition of awards.

During the event, students have the opportunity to share their ideas with one another, increase personal development in scientific and technological areas, gain self-confidence in problem-solving skills, and participate in educational field trips and tours of local areas of interest.

Congrats geneltmen!
Christopher Columbus High School | 3000 SW 87 Avenue | Miami, FL 33165 | (305) 223-5650
Christopher Columbus High School is a private, Roman Catholic, college-preparatory high school, conducted by the Marist Brothers of the Schools. We aim to make Jesus Christ known and loved, as we prepare young men for higher education and for their continuous challenge of harmonizing faith, culture and life. We foster a family spirit among all who are committed to the success of the school and promote opportunities to work together as a community of learners. 

Columbus is fully accredited by AdvancEd and a member of the National Catholic Educational Association.