March 8, 2011
Eight students aim for space
Eight students from the Issaquah School District have passed the first hurdle for making The Museum of Flight’s renowned Washington Aerospace Scholars program.
The students include Keith Luu and Neha Saraf, of Issaquah High School; and Matthew Knuth (from left), Andrew Pedroni, Christian Caldwell, Albert Ng, Andrea Liu and Ben Walzer, of Skyline High School, pictured above.
A total of 287 high school juniors statewide made the first cut. Finalists must complete 10 lessons and submit quizzes, math problems, essays and graphics through May. The top 160 scholars will win an all-expense paid summer residency to The Museum of Flight