Arkansas River Education Service Cooperative to host science fair in May

The Arkansas River Education Service Cooperative will host the Central Arkansas Elementary Regional Science fair on Friday, May 10, at 912 W. 6th Ave. in the lobby area.

The fair will name first- and second-place winners and overall winners for each school’s science fair in grades kindergarten through sixth grade. The divisions are grades K-3 and grades 4-6 competing in the categories of life science, physical science and earth and space science.

To enter, send an entry form along with the $5 registration fee to ARESC in care of Glenda Jackson by Friday, May 3. Details and registration can be downloaded from

All projects must be set up between 7-9 a.m., Friday, May 10. Any materials required for setting up student projects must be supplied by the student (i.e. tape, scissors, staplers, etc).

The judging is 9-11 a.m., viewing is 11-11:30 a.m. and dismantling of projects is 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The awards ceremony will be at 12-1 p.m and dismissal at 1 p.m.