Central Academy Hosts “Battle of the Encephalons”


Central Academy of Excellence hosted its second annual Science Fair “Battle of the Encephalons” April 13. The event hosted Kansas City Public Schools students from throughout the district. Attendees had the opportunity to try a variety of hands-on science experiments, science fair displays and technology demonstrations.

Organized by Central Academy Principal Anthony Madry along with Central Science Teacher Catherine Carter, the Science Fair event was designed to share the exciting opportunities within the world of science with students in a hands-on, discovery format.

Hands-on activities included:

  • Sports Science Baseball Swing Speed
  • Gak Slime
  • Kinetic Sand
  • Specimen Dissection
  • Rover Races
  • Robotics Competitions
  • And more