The NCHS Varsity WYSE team competed in the state finals April 12 on the campus of the University of Illinois and placed second in Division 700 boundaried schools.
Students receiving individual medals were John Schroeder, 5th in mathematics and Alyssa Lohmann, 6th in mathematics.
WYSE (World Youth in Science and Engineering) is an international program coordinated by the College of Engineering at the University of Illinois. Its purpose is to expose high school students to the engineering field. Students test in the areas of biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering graphics, English, mathematics, and physics.