Awards

5 & 6 grade - 7 & 8 grade - High School

Congratulations to all participants! Dowload your Participation Certificate here

 

5 & 6 grade division

Judges Choice - Design Evolution
Tsunamis
Team # 524
Joaquin Miller Middle School
 
Judges Choice - Teamwork
Woosh
Team # 603
Mission San Jose and Chadbourne Elementary
 
Judges Choice - Problem-Solving 
Storm Chasers
Team # 4
Peterson Middle School and John F. Kennedy Middle School
 
Judges Choice - Best Interview 
#Selfie
Team # 75
Bullis Charter School
 
Best Sportsmanship
The Wheel Deal
Team # 358
Gardner Bullis
 
Best Costume
Bring in the Wind
Team # 80
Bullis Charter School
 
Best Team Safety
Hurricane FLARP
Team # 16
Connecting Waters Charter School
 
Best Team Spirit
TechBusters
Team # 37
Synapse School
 
Most Spectacular Failure
Presented by Greg Brown
Notorious Professors
Team # 132
St. Martin of Tours
 
Best Device Performance 3rd Place
Springer Breeze
Team # 157
Springer Elementary School
 
Best Device Performance 2nd Place
Techtronix
Team # 331
International School of Monterey
 
Best Device Performance 1st Place
Dr. H20
Team # 33
Ralston Middle School
 
Best Engineering Design Process 3rd Place
Fantastic V
Team # 162
Gardner Bullis School
 
Best Engineering Design Process 2nd Place
The Test Tubes
Team # 328
International School of Monterey
 
Best Engineering Design Process 1st Place
System Overload
Team # 148
Millikin Basics + Elementary School
 
Best Engineering Journal 3rd Place
Blown Away
Team # 259
Challenger School - Shawnee
 
Best Engineering Journal 2nd Place
Tech Titans
Team # 2
Millikin Elementary
 
Best Engineering Journal 1st Place
Windbreakers
Team # 41
Williams Elementary
 
Best Overall 3rd Place
iSolve
Team # 372
Carden Day School of San Jose, Hyde Middle School, and Kennedy Middle school in Cupertino
 
Best Overall 2nd Place
FOuR the WINdz
Team # 15
John Sinnott Elementary School
 
Best Overall 1st Place
Bad News Bears
Team # 133
St. Martin of Tours
 

7 & 8 Grade Division

Judges Choice - Checklist Attached to Wrist 
Xtreme Creators
Team # 253
Egan Junior High School
 
Judges Choice - Reliable Device Made from Recycled Materials 
Wind Winners
Team # 539
Crocker Middle School
 
Judges Choice - Homemade Design 
¿Dónde está mi agua?
Team # 273
Kennedy Middle School, Cupertino Middle School and Lawson Middle School
 
Judges Choice - Excellent Use of Recycled Materials 
[bad pun about wind]
Team # 12
Synapse School
 
Best Sportsmanship
WindWizards
Team # 165
Chaboya Middle School
 
Best Costume
Squirtle Squad
Team # 401
Ida Jew Academies, STEM Program
 
Best Team Safety
Ringling Brothers
Team # 137
St. Martin of Tours
 
Best Team Spirit
Zephyr-Us
Team # 400
Ida Jew Academies, STEM Program
 
Most Spectacular Failure
Presented by Greg Brown
The Windaquables
Team # 458
Third Street Community Center
 
Best Device Performance 3rd Place
SPLASH BROTHERS
Team # 326
Saint John Vianney School
 
Best Device Performance 2nd Place
The Storm of Epicness
Team # 150
Saint Andrew's Episcopal School
 
Best Device Performance 1st Place
Hydroneers
Team # 92
Peterson Middle School
 
Best Engineering Design Process 3rd Place
FAPucchino
Team # 70
Blach Jr. High
 
Best Engineering Design Process 2nd Place
Awesome Squared
Team # 384
St. John Vianney
 
Best Engineering Design Process 1st Place
CAT
Team # 619
Homeschoolers of the East Bay
 
Best Engineering Journal 3rd Place
Jet Stream
Team # 308
Discovery Charter School
 
Best Engineering Journal 2nd Place
Wind Lords
Team # 319
Hyde Middle School
 
Best Engineering Journal 1st Place
Marines
Team # 370
Hyde Middle School
 
Best Overall 3rd Place
Owari Boys
Team # 411
Friends
 
Best Overall 2nd Place
Jr. Imagineers
Team # 371
St. John Vianney Catholic School
 
Best Overall 1st Place
The Aqua Ducks
Team # 250
St. John Vianney
 

High School Division

Judges Choice - Excellent Interviewing Skills 
Sons of Poseidon
Team #  127
Cupertino High School
 
Judges Choice - Unique Twin Turbines 
The Last Airbenders
Team # 285
Cupertino High School
 
Judges Choice - Best Gearing
Breezy Boys
Team # 136
Monta Vista High School
 
Judges Choice - Best Use of Bike Parts
Zephyr Zenith
Team # 513
Monta Vista High School
 
Best Sportsmanship
Tech Scouts
Team # 318
Boy Scout Troop 408
 
Best Costume
Innovators
Team # 87
Cupertino High School
 
Best Team Safety
Whoops!
Team # 495
Gunn High School
 
Best Team Spirit
Naja Ghost
Team # 502
Tuolumne Home Schools
 
Naja Ghost
Team # 502
Tuolumne Home Schools
 
Most Spectacular Failure
Presented by Greg Brown
Tino Temple Airbender
Team # 612
Cupertino High School
 
Best Device Performance 3rd Place
Poseidon’s Warriors
Team # 281
Cupertino High School
 
Best Device Performance 2nd Place
Winners of WIND
Team # 521
Cupertino High School
 
Best Device Performance 1st Place
Evolutes
Team # 29
Mission San Jose High School
 
Best Engineering Design Process 3rd Place
Cyclone
Team # 113
Cupertino High School
 
Best Engineering Design Process 2nd Place
WhirlWind
Team # 114
Summit San Jose
 
Best Engineering Design Process 1st Place
Girls on Fire
Team # 1
Christa McAuliffe Alums at Monta Vista, Lynbrook and Cupertino High School
 
Best Engineering Journal 3rd Place
Poseidon’s Warriors
Team # 281
Cupertino High School
 
Best Engineering Journal 2nd Place
The A-Team
Team # 172
Cupertino High School
 
Best Engineering Journal 1st Place
Windnovators
Team # 28
Carlmont High School
 
Best Overall 3rd Place
MEKTech
Team # 0
Head-Royce School
 
Best Overall 2nd Place
The Airbenders
Team # 322
Boys and Girls Club of the Peninsula
 
Best Overall 1st Place
H2I – Happy to Innovate
Team # 72
Fremont Home School Team

 

 

This year's day-of test rig is being built outside of The Tech Museum and is proprietary.

Dimensions of the competition rig, and an at-home version, have been posted.