• There are many opportunities to judge or volunteer for the CREST-Jane Goodall Science Symposium.  

     Judge Information

    We need scientists and engineers from our community to serve as science fair judges.  This interaction is often the most powerful part of a young person's experience of developing and presenting a project, and adds authenticity to students' learning experience.  

    An overview of judge expectations, qualifications, organization and the judging process can be found here:  Judge Information.


    High School:  Monday, March 9, 2020 from 9:00-4:30 at West Linn High School

    Middle School: RESCHEDULED to Monday, March 9, 2020 9:30-3:00 at West Linn High School

     Judge Registration

    To register as a judge for one science fairs,  please click here: Judge Registration

    1. If you are a new user, you will need to create an account to before registering as a judge.  
    2. Sign in, scroll down to the judge menu and select "Register for a fair".  We are part of the Northwest Science Expo System (NWSES).  
    3. Once in NWSES, select either the CREST-Jane Goodall Science Symposium or the WLWV-Middle School Science Fair.  You will not be registered for any other fairs unless you select them.  
    4. Select 1st, 2nd, and 3rd category judging preferences.
    5. When your registration is complete, you will receive a confirmation e-mail from the Judge Coordinator.  

     For any questions about judging or judge registration, please e-mail our Judge Coordinator, Ellen Haugh, at haughe@wlwv.k12.or.us.


    There are many ways to get involved in preparation for the fairs and fair-day events.  Some of our most important support needs are listed below.  If you are interested in helping with any of these tasks, please contact Ellen Haugh haughe@wlwv.k12.or.us.
    • Assembling judge packets and judging materials
    • Assisting with fair setup (checking in students, safety-checking project displays)
    • Hospitality: (food service setup, hosting judge welcome table, photography, hosting judge's room)