The Vandalia Community High School students pictured above traveled to Kaskaskia College last Thursday for the annual World Youth in Science and Education competition.
The students were selected by teachers based on their classroom performance, and they took tests in physics, chemistry, biology, math and English. Shown in the front row, from left to right, are senior Melissa Davis, junior Johanna Walton, junior Jessica Sullens, senior Justin Johnson and junior Jake Stewart. In the second row are seniors Megan Godoyo, Iris Daiber and Kristyn Nichols. In the back row are seniors Kendall Leander, Kate Shields and Mattie Tedrick. Senior David Zimmerman was not present for the photo. The group's sponsors are VCHS teachers Amber Connor, Walt Kinney and Brooke Hoene.