VENICE : High School Team Wins Regional Science Bowl
For the second consecutive year, a team from Venice High School has taken first place in the regional competition of the National Science Bowl.
Venice High last weekend beat 19 high school teams--15 from the Los Angeles Unified School District. The five-member team from Venice will travel to Washington on April 22 to challenge 50 regional finalists in the national competition.
A team from University High School in Los Angeles came in second, and Van Nuys High School placed third.
The program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy and local sponsors including Arco, Rockwell, the California Energy Commission and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.