Four students representing Union Middle School (UMS) competed at the State Science Bowl hosted by Iowa State University in Ames. The UMS team, coached by Mrs. Vada Elliott, consisted of Jonathan Bronner, Noah Damro, Rachel Hellman and Teagan Prouse.
The ISU Middle School Science Bowl is one of 50 regional competitions held across the nation. It is a fast-paced, question-and-answer contest where students answer questions about Life Science, Physical Science, Earth and Space Science, Energy, Mathematics and General Science. By virtue of winning the state contest, Ames Middle School competed in the national finals April 28-May 2 in Washington, D.C.