PHS Excels at Science Expo

Tatler Science Fair 1

At the recent Eskom Expo for Young Scientists all nine projects (13 students) submitted by Pinelands High School received medals. The projects ranged from The Effect of Temperature on the Accuracy of Paintballs to Creating a Disease Indicator for Aquafarms.

Pinelands High projects scooped five Bronze, one Silver and three Gold medals. In addition to the medals Tyla Goldman was awarded the Eskom Best Female project and Sydney Jacobs won a special award from Living Maths in the category of Sport Science.


Back row: Michael Pittendrigh (Gold), Siyamthanda Zenzile (Bronze), Jonathan Campbell (Silver), Grant Spaans (Bronze)

Middle row: Davida Smith (Bronze), Nonceba Radebe (Bronze), Kezia Futter (Gold), Tayla Simpson(Bronze), Andrea Hogg (Bronze)

Front row: Tyla Goldman (Gold), Craig Stevenson (Bronze), Joelle Meyer (Bronze), Sydney Jacobs (Gold)