North Adams Elementary hosts Academic/Science Fair February 27, 2018 Peoples Defender News, Top Stories 0 On Jan. 26, the North Adams Elementary sixth grade hosted the 2018 Academic/Science Fair. Students were given the option of conducting an academic research project on a topic of their choice or presenting a Science Fair project. Fifth graders were also invited to be a part of the Science Fair portion of the event. The students worked really hard on the topics that they chose and presented to judges. The students with the top Science Fair projects will represent NAES at the regional Science Fair in March, which will be held at Southern State University in Hillsboro. Winners were, left to right, Tie for First Place overall: Zyshaun Hall and Wyatt Johnson (partners) and Sierra Scales and Ryleigh Collett (partners); Second Place: Caden Luck; Third Place: McKinlee Thompson and Katelyn Boerger (partners); and Fourth Place: Ava Kingsley and Brookelyn Taylor (partners).