Three PSHS – BRC scholars will be representing the Bicol Region in the National Chemistry Olympiad comes May 2017. This is after winning the Regional Eliminations on February 4, 2017 at the Philippine Science High School – Bicol Region Campus.
Fifteen participating schools from the six provinces of the region competed in the said regional eliminations. Rhunzted Cyrus Completo (Grade 11), Ian Jason Ebio (Grade 11) and Jan Francois Severo (Grade 10) ranked 1st, 2nd and 3rd respectively.
Coach Alpha Rowena Pimentel, SST III, expressed how driven the team is because if they will win in the national eliminations, the team will represent the Philippines in the International Chemistry Olympiad to be held in Bangkok, Thailand on July this year. This year will be the first time that the country is sending representatives in the said prestigious Chemistry tilt.