Ambridge Area School District

901 Duss Avenue, Ambridge PA 15003 | 724.266.2833


who student 150who staff 150who parents 150



It is with pleasure that we announce the Technology Student Associations (TSA) State conference results.


Twenty-seven high school TSA members attended the 40th annual TSA State conference.  The conference took place on April 18-21, 2018 and was held at Seven Springs Mountain Resort. Each student member competed in several individual and team events. There are over 80 different events to compete in, many of them involving public speaking, problem solving or STEM concepts. Ambridge took two 3rd place spots, one 9th, two 10th and several finalists (top 12).


Semi-finalists are listed below with their events:

Systems Control: 3rd  Dinah Bailey, Kyla Fitzgibbons, Fiona Ozenich;  PA LOGO Design: 3rd Rocco Niven,Finalist: Gabriella Milcoff; Structural Engineering & Design: 9th Dimitrios Nairos & Riley Sas, Finalist: David Brock & Tom Swaney;  Chapter Team: 10th-Dimitrios Nairos, Madeline Smith, Jacob Shoup, Jordan DeWeese, Samantha Freed, Fiona Ozenich; Prepared Presentation: 10th Dinah Bailey; Sci-Viz:  10th Xavier Albring, Jethro Bell, Alex Elwell, Samantha Freed & Riley Sas; Digital Video: Finalists: Kyla Fitzgibbons, Dinah Bailey, Amelia Freed; Debating Tech Issues: Finalists:  Josh Peters & Madeline Smith. 


Please congratulate these members of the high school TSA chapter on their accomplishments.  There were over 1800 competing students from across the state in attendance at the conference.  High School Advisors, Mr. Ben Holmes, Mr. Jason Roos and Mrs. Kristin Holmes accompanied the students over the 3 days and extend congrats on their accomplishments.  We look forward to another successful year in 2019.


For more information on TSA, check out the national website: