Students from Coastal Bend participated in the 2018 Valero Coastal Bend Science Fair. Many of them advanced to the state science fair on March 23 and 24.

Elementary Division

Physical Category

kinder - third place - Kade Thompson - Calallen ISD

second grade - second place - Ramon Saenz - Freer ISD

third grade - third place - Dailon Trevino - Orang Grove ISD

Life Category

kinder - first place - Emma Milam - Calallen ISD

first grade - first place - Dorian Martinez Freer ISD

fourth grade - third place - Jayde Marroquin - Tuloso Midway ISD

fifth grade - first place - Virginia Pcken - Calallen ISD

Junior Division

Behavioral and Social Science

first place - Emma Montez - Freer ISD

second place - Ella Perez and Daniela Miranda - Alice ISD

Biomedical Engineering

first place - Aileen Flores and Alejandra Charles


first place - Sara Perez - Freer ISD

Environmental Engineering

second place - Kaiden Fernandez - Alice ISD

third place - Alaina Salinas - Freer ISD


second place - Embry Trevino - Freer ISD

Systems Software

first place - Lucas Walker - Alice ISD

National Middle School Science and Engineering Fair Competition Nominees

Behavioral and Social Science - Emma Montez - Freer ISD

Biomedical Engineering - Aileen Flores and Alejandra Charles - Alice ISD

Chemistry - Sara Perez - Freer ISD

Systems Software - Lucas Walker - Alice ISD