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Phone: (831) 466-5802
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Dear Science & Engineering Fair Judge:

Please click on Registration and follow the prompts.

The Santa Cruz County Office of Education and Plantronics would like to thank you and welcome you to the Santa Cruz Science & Engineering Fair. Please note that the Santa Cruz Science & Engineering Fair is Saturday, March 2, 2019 at Plantronics, 345 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060.

Judges may preview projects from 6:00PM to 9:00PM on March 1st or from 7:30 - 8:30AM on Saturday March 2nd. (Previewing is encouraged but optional.) All judges must report to the Arts Building for orientation from 8:30AM - 9:00 AM.

FORMAT FOR 2018-19!
Interviews and Judging:
  • Primary and Elementary Projects from 9:00 - 10:30AM
  • Junior and Senior Projects from 11:00AM - 12:30 PM.
  • Lunch - 12:30PM - 1:15PM
  • Final deliberations follow lunch. Most judges complete their duties by mid-afternoon. However, all judging closes at 5:45PM.
  • We will serve continental breakfast and lunch. Look for detailed schedules and instructions within the guide.

We appreciate your contribution and want to thank you for your commitment as a science fair judge. Please encourage your colleagues to join us. Please contact us if you need more information.


Nehal Pfeiffer, Teacher, Science & Engineering Fair
Santa Cruz County Office of Education,
400 Encinal Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Phone: (831) 466-5727