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Westbriar Elementary Science Fair 2024

We are excited to announce that the Westbriar Elementary Science Fair will be held on Thursday, April 18, 2024, from 6:00 to 8:30 pm for families, and on Friday, April 19 during the school day for students.

How can students participate?

Register online at the Westbriar PTA Web site.

All Science Fair participants MUST register. To register, click here. The registration deadline is April 10, 2024.

Preparing your Project

Go to the Science Fair page of the Westbriar PTA website where you’ll find documents helpful in preparing your project including project ideas, project guidelines, and links to resources.

Select a science experiment or alternately, build a device or model click here for ideas and guidelines)

Please note: students are prohibited from bringing to school the following in their projects: mold, bacteria, humans (including human surveys), and vertebrates. Students may also not bring fizzy, combustible or explosive items such as cola, firecrackers etc

Presenting your Project

Student should bring their project and set up in the evening from 5pm to 6pm.

At the Science Fair on Thursday, April 18th, you are asked to stand in front of your project for a 45-minute session that evening. During that time, people may ask you questions about your project or ask you to explain your findings.

You should stand by your project from 6:15 to 7:00 p.m. if you are in Grades K-3 (venue: Cafeteria).

You should stand by your project from 7:15 to 8:00 p.m. if you are in Grades 4-6 (venue: Gymnasium).

When you are not standing with your project, you may view other projects at the Fair. Please do not remove your project at the end of the evening on Thursday, April 18th. On Friday, April 19th Westbriar classes will have the opportunity to visit the Fair during the school day. You are required to take your project home with you at the end of school on Friday, April 19th (all projects will be in the Gymnasium).

Questions? Contact Sharon Singh at

All Science Fair participants MUST register.The registration deadline is April 10, 2024.

Registration is OPEN.

Students may select to do either an Experiment Driven Project or a Device / Model Project.

  • Experiment Driven Project: Projects utilizing the scientific models, demonstrations, collections, observations, or inventions.
  • Devise / Model Project: Projects that include an actual dimensional structure that showcase a scientific or mathematical principle.

PLEASE NOTE: Students are prohibited from bringing to school the following in their projects: vertebrate animals or tissue, Humans (including human surveys), Recombinant DNA, Controlled substances, Hazardous chemicals or devices or activities, Microorganisms (bacteria, viruses, molds), and fizzy, combustible, or explosive items.

To view the complete guidelines, please click here.

Now get out there and SCIENCE!!!

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Questions?  Please contact  PTA President or Website Administrator

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