2021 Mississippi State Advanced Science & Engineering Fair Results

St. Patrick Catholic High School students who were recognized as 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place in the Regional Science & Engineering advanced to the State Level.

Mississippi State Science & Engineering Fair, April 2021 results for St. Patrick were:


 Class 4 (9th and 10th Grades)

Taylor Fayard & Mackenzie Mullen    2nd Place        Behavioral & Social Sciences

Kadence Sheppard            5th Place        Behavioral & Social Sciences


Brooklyn Mitchell & Allee Bennett    1st Place        Biochemistry


Madelynn Holder            2nd Place        Earth & Environmental Sciences


Isabella Patino & Hailey Necaise    1st Place        Animal Sciences


Gabrielle Rizk                1st Place        Biomedical & Health Sciences

Liana Segarra                3rd Place        Biomedical & Health Sciences


Emerson Morris            1st Place        Microbiology

Jade Agler                4th Place        Microbiology

Emily Moran            5th Place        Microbiology

Kaitlyn Mandal            6th Place        Microbiology


Carson Kilpatrick & Chloe Santiago                3rd Place        Physics


Jackson Davis & Landon Baxter    2nd Place        Engineering


Taylor Jernigan            2nd Place        Plant Sciences


Class 5 (11th and 12th Grades)

Caston Mestayer & Dominic Patino    3rd Place        Behavioral & Social Sciences


Gavriella Persing            3rd Place        Biomedical & Health Sciences


Grace Belk & Anthony Mattina    1st Place        Physics

Isaiah Jefferson            2nd Place        Physics


Scarlet Nation, Josh Gautier

And Anthony Nguyen        2nd Place        Engineering & Mechanics


Gavriella Persing & William Reid    1st Place        Environmental Plant Sciences


Emerson Morris was also recognized for a Special Award:  Women in Geoscience



St. Patrick Catholic High School is a faith-based, college preparatory high school in Biloxi, Mississippi. Established in 2007, St. Patrick strives each day to Educate Scholars, Train Disciples, and Support Champions. St. Patrick is proud to report a 100% college matriculation rate, ACT and SAT scores that far exceed the state and national averages, and a rich history of Catholic education founded in the traditional roots of our legacy schools of St. John High School, Mercy Cross High School, Notre Dame High School, and Sacred Heart Academy. In 2019, St. Patrick was named a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.