High school students Sophie Green and David Chalmers finished first in the chemistry lab event in all classifications at the Brookwood Invitational Tournament, one of the largest and most prestigious Science Olympiad tournaments in the Southeast. The Paideia team finished as one of the top two single A teams.
104 students in the class of 2017 attend over 60 different colleges and universities.
Paideia's junior high robotic team won the Core Values award, demonstrating outstanding teamwork at the DeKalb Metro Atlanta Super Regional. Earlier the team competed at the Regional Qualifier, winning the Champions Award and qualifying for the Super Regional, which was held on Saturday.
Four Paideia high school orchestra students were selected to participate in the 2018 Georgia All State Orchestra. Sarah Chen '18 and Meredith Salinger '21 were selected for violin and Jordan Leslie '20 and Evan Nicholson '21 were selected on the cello.
Ultimate coach Martin Aguilera coached the USA mixed team to a gold medal in the World Under-24 Ultimate championships in Perth, Australia. John Stubbs '13 played for the mixed team. Rachel Kramer '13 played for the USA women's team, which also won a gold medal.
Twenty-six Paideia seniors were recognized by the 2016 National Merit program as semi-finalists and commended students.