2017 National History Day State Competition

Congratulations to Nadia Lowen Webb and Kate Strong!! Nadia placed 3rd in the state for her historical paper: "Melba Pattillo Beals - Taking a Stand for Equal Opportunity". Kate placed 6th in the state for her historical paper: "Rachel Carson: Taking a Stand for the Environment". Way to go, Ladies!!

2017 National History Day Regional Competition


The Middle School competed in National History Day at the Heinz History Center on March 4th. It was the culmination of many months of work during this school year. Congratulations to all for their hard work! Several of our students placed in the competition and will be going to the National History Day State Competition in May.


Nadia Lowen Webb (Historical Paper, 2nd Place) "Melba Pattillo Beals - Taking a Stand for Equal Opportunity"

Kate Strong (Historical Paper, 3rd Place) "Rachel Carson: Taking a Stand for the Environment"

Matt Webster (Exhibit, Albert Goldsmith Local History Award) "Homestead Strike: The Event that Changed Industrial America"

2016 First Lego League Robotics Regional Tournament

The Middle School competed in the First Lego League Robotics Regional Tournament on January 6-7, 2017 at La Roche College and did a fantastic job! Thirty five teams competed in the Scholastic Division.

The KAS Blazers won 1st Place in Robot Design - Programming and 1st Place in Robot Performance.

The KAS Ladybots won 1st Place in Core Values - Gracious Professionalism & 2nd Place in Robot Performance.

Congratulations to the Middle School!

2016 First Lego League Robotics Scrimmage

Middle School 1st Place (KAS Blazers) and 3rd Place (KAS Ladybots)

2016 National History Day Awards/Regional Competition

Kate Strong (Historical Paper, 2nd Place)

Matt Webster (Local History Award)

2016 PRSEF Science Competition

Kate Strong (Engineering & Robotics, 3rd Place)

Zora Harris (Certificate of Excellence)

Past Awards

National History Day Awards/State Competition

2015

Evan McLoughlin (Historical Paper, 3rd Place)

National History Day Awards/Regional Competition

2015

Kate Strong (Historical Paper, 3rd Place)

Evan McLoughlin (Historical Paper, 1st Place)

2014

Duncan Thompson (Historical Paper, 3rd Place)

Jalen Thomas (Individual Website, 3rd Place)

2013

Ram Mehta/Evan McLoughlin (Group Exhibit, 2nd Place)

Theo Caloyer/Jalen Thomas/Jack Noftz (Group Website, 2nd Place)

2012

Destiny Callwood (Individual Website, 1st Place)

David Chelly (Individual Performance, 3rd Place)

2011

Max Bergie (Individual Website, 1st Place)

2010

Tiffany Allen (Individual Exhibit , 2nd Place)

Robotics

2010

Sarah Heinz House Robotics May Madness

(Bot Ball Challenge, 3rd Place)

2013

Sarah Heinz House Robotics May Madness

(2nd Place Overall)

Essay

2008

ARC Greater Pittsburgh (For People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities)

Jesse Lieberfeld - Second Place