Friday, April 19, 2024


Young Inventors Advance to State Finals Image
Four fourth graders from Westport’s Workshop (gifted) Program have advanced to the state finals of the National Invention Convention competition. They moved up following the weekend’s Eastern Connecticut Regionals in East Hartford. The state competition will take place Saturday, April 28 at UConn in Storrs. The winners will advance to the national competition at The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan in June. Pictured (l-r) are Olivia Cohn and Isabel Jo of Coleytown Elementary, Chloe Gordon of Long Lots Elementary, and Penelope Eisenberg of Greens Farms Elementary.Their teachers are Cari Pfeiffer of Greens Farms, Jen Ackerman of Long Lots, and Eileen Carroll of Coleytown. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Contributed photo

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