Team:Gaston Day School/Team
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Who we are
Advisor: Ms. Anne Byford
What we did
We developed a Nitrate Detector by combining a nitrate responsive promoter with a red fluorescent protein reporter.
Where we're from
- Founded in 1967, Gaston Day School, is a non-sectarian, college prearatory institution for grades Pre-K through 12. Throughout our history, nearly 100% of Gaston Day School's graduating classes have entered four-year colleges and universities immediately upon graduation. Located in Gastonia, North Carolina, the school serves communities in a five-county area: Gaston, Lincoln, Cleveland, Mecklenburg and York counties. Enrollment is approximately 500 students.
- Gaston Day School is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The school is a member of the Southern Association of Independent Schools, the National Association of Independent Schools, and the North Carolina Association of Independent Schools.
- Each of the students on the team has completed Honors Biology and will either be going into Chemistry, AP Biology, or both.