Students competed in events involving biology, chemistry, physics, astronomy, earth sciences and engineering design. Engineering events included designing and building a robotic arm, a boom lever, a gravity vehicle and a calorimeter, to name a few.
LHWHS 2013 Science Olympiad Team members included: Chloe An, Enze Chen, Collin Christner, Emily Chu, Jialin Ding, Runpeng Liu, Yang Liu, Allison Loynd, Michael Prablek, Rasika Sant, Max Schindler, Kisan Thakkar, Haohang Xu, Ben Zhang, Eric Zhu, Toby Zhu
There were 32 high schools from across the state participating in the tournament. LHWHS team members won gold medals in nine out of 23 events, some of which included valuable scholarships at the University of Missouri, Columbia. The team also took three silver medals, two bronze medals and three honorable mentions.
Ladue Middle School 2013 Science Olympiad Team members included: Philip Adams, Luke Biernbaum, Hans Chan, Justin Chen, Albert Liu, Annie Liu, Tom Liu, Will Michael, Patrick Naughton, Seema Patil, Kate Prablek, Sahana Raju, Sasha Rice, Ezra Umen, Audrey Wang, Jeffrey Wang, Stephanie Zhon.