MCMS was represented at the Regional Science Fair in Carbondale,Il on March23, 2017. Students earned the right to compete by earning the top scores at the local judging. Rayce Loudermilk competed individually. Ivy Ke and Kiah Gillihan, Madilyn Piper and Sierra Hannah, Allison Thread and Allie McPherson, and Brynna Cropper and Tucker York competed as partner groups. Students were judged on oral presentation skills, visual display a written report, and evidence of scientific process skills. ALL MCMS students were awarded the top rating or "Gold" ranking based on the scores received, Sarah Dougherty is their 8th grade Science Teacher and Sponsor.