The Path to State Starts Locally

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The Path to the State Fair starts locally.

There are six Regional Science Fair organizations located across Massachusetts. Participation at the State Fair is based on projects that are approved for participation at the Regional level.

Scroll down for more information or open the quick links here:

Grades 6-8 start here: Middle School Statewide Review Site, MAMS.zfairs.com

Grades 9-12 start here: High School Statewide Review Site, MAHS.zfairs.com

Locate your region

Click the links below to see a full list of towns for each region and the corresponding event and contact information.
All parochial and private schools in Boston are in Southeastern Region 5.

Western

Region 1 »

High School Website » Middle School Website »
HS Chair: TBD
[email protected]
MS Co-Chair: TBD
[email protected]
  • Adams
  • Agawam
  • Alford
  • Amherst
  • Ashfield
  • Becket
  • Belchertown
  • Bernardston
  • Blandford
  • Buckland
  • Charlemont
  • Cheshire
  • Chester
  • Chesterfield
  • Chicopee
  • Clarksburg
  • Colrain
  • Conway
  • Cummington
  • Dalton
  • Deerfield
  • East Longmeadow
  • Easthampton
  • Egremont
  • Erving
  • Florence
  • Florida
  • Gill
  • Goshen
  • Granby
  • Granville
  • Great Barrington
  • Greenfield
  • Hadley
  • Hampden
  • Hancock
  • Hatfield
  • Hawley
  • Heath
  • Hinsdale
  • Holyoke
  • Huntington
  • Lanesboroug
  • Lee
  • Lenox
  • Leverett
  • Leyden
  • Longmeadow
  • Ludlow
  • Middlefield
  • Monroe
  • Monson
  • Montague
  • Monterey
  • Montgomery
  • Mount Hermon
  • Mt. Washington
  • New Ashford
  • New Marlboro
  • New Salem
  • North Adams
  • Northampton
  • Northfield
  • Orange
  • Otis
  • Palmer
  • Pelham
  • Peru
  • Petersham
  • Pittsfield
  • Plainfield
  • Richmond
  • Rowe
  • Russell
  • Sandisfield
  • Savoy
  • Sheffield
  • Shelburne
  • Shutesbury
  • South Deerfield
  • South Hadley
  • Turners Falls
  • Southampton
  • Southwick
  • Springfield
  • Stockbridge
  • Sunderland
  • Tolland
  • Tyringham
  • Ware
  • Warwick
  • Washington
  • Wendell
  • West Springfield
  • West Stockbridge
  • Westfield
  • Westhampton
  • Whately
  • Wilbraham
  • Williamsburg
  • Williamstown
  • Worthington

Regional High Schools

  • Amherst-Pelham
  • Frontier
  • Gateway
  • Hampshire
  • Hoosac Valley
  • Minnechaug
  • Mohawk Trail
  • Monument Mountain
  • Mount Everett
  • Mount Greylock
  • Pathfinder Reg. Voc.
  • Pioneer Valley
  • Ralph C. Mahar
  • Taconic
  • Turners Falls
  • Wahconah

Central

Region 2 »

High School Website » Middle School Website »
HS Chair: Taryn Surabian
[email protected]
MS Chair: Lisa Greenwald
[email protected]
  • Ashburnham
  • Ashland
  • Athol
  • Auburn
  • Barre
  • Berlin
  • Blackstone
  • Bolton
  • Boylston
  • Brimfield
  • Brookfield
  • Charlton
  • Clinton
  • Devens
  • Douglas
  • Dudley
  • East Brookfield
  • Fiskdale
  • Fitchburg
  • Framingham
  • Gardner
  • Grafton
  • Hardwick
  • Harvard
  • Holden
  • Holland
  • Holliston
  • Hopedale
  • Hopkinton
  • Hubbardston
  • Hudson
  • Lancaster
  • Leicester
  • Leominster
  • Lunenburg
  • Marlborough
  • Maynard
  • Mendon
  • Milford
  • Millbury
  • Millville
  • New Braintree
  • North Brookfield
  • Northborough
  • Northbridge
  • Oakham
  • Oxford
  • Paxton
  • Phillipston
  • Princeton
  • Royalston
  • Rutland
  • Shrewsbury
  • South Lancaster
  • Southborough
  • Southbridge
  • Spencer
  • Sterling
  • Still River
  • Stow
  • Sturbridge
  • Sudbury
  • Sutton
  • Templeton
  • Upton
  • Uxbridge
  • Wales
  • Warren
  • Webster
  • West Boylston
  • West Brookfield
  • Westborough
  • Westminster
  • Whitinsville
  • Winchendon
  • Worcester

Regional High Schools

  • Algonquin
  • Assabet Valley
  • Bay Path
  • Blackstone-Millville
  • Lincoln-Sudbury
  • Montachusett
  • Narragansett
  • Nashoba
  • Nipmuc
  • Oakmont
  • Quabbin
  • Quoboag
  • Shepherd Hill
  • South Middlesex
  • Tahanto
  • Tantasqua
  • Wachusett

Southwestern

Region 3 »

High School & Middle School Website »
HS Chair: Pallavi Naravane
[email protected]
MS Chair: Pallavi Naravane
[email protected]
  • Acushnet
  • Attleboro
  • Berkeley
  • Chartley
  • Dartmouth
  • Dighton
  • Fairhaven
  • Fall River
  • Foxborough
  • Franklin
  • Lakeville
  • Mansfield
  • New Bedford
  • Norfolk
  • North Attleboro
  • Norton
  • Plainville
  • Raynham
  • Rehoboth
  • Seekonk
  • Somerset
  • South Attleboro
  • Swansea
  • Taunton
  • Westport
  • Wrentham

Regional High Schools

  • Apponequet
  • Bristol-Plymouth
  • Dighton-Rehoboth
  • Diman Regional
  • King Philip

Northeastern

Region 4 »

High School Website » Middle School Website »
HS Chair: Suzanne Stickley
[email protected]
MS Chair: Akshay Kokil
[email protected]
  • Acton
  • Amesbury
  • Andover
  • Arlington
  • Ashby
  • Ayer
  • Bedford
  • Belmont
  • Beverly
  • Billerica
  • Boxborough
  • Boxford
  • Bradford
  • Burlington
  • Byfield
  • Cambridge
  • Carlisle
  • Chelmsford
  • Chelsea
  • Concord
  • Danvers
  • Devens
  • Dracut
  • Dunstable
  • Essex
  • Everett
  • Georgetown
  • Gloucester
  • Groton
  • Groveland
  • Hamilton
  • Hanscom Air Force Base
  • Hathorne
  • Haverhill
  • Ipswich
  • Lawrence
  • Lexington
  • Lincoln
  • Littleton
  • Lowell
  • Lynn
  • Lynnfield
  • Malden
  • Manchester
  • Marblehead
  • Medford
  • Melrose
  • Merrimac
  • Methuen
  • Middleton
  • Nahant
  • Newbury
  • Newburyport
  • North Andover
  • North Reading
  • Peabody
  • Pepperell
  • Reading
  • Revere
  • Rockport
  • Rowley
  • Salem
  • Salisbury
  • Saugus
  • Shirley
  • Somerville
  • South Hamilton
  • Stoneham
  • Swampscott
  • Tewksbury
  • Topsfield
  • Townsend
  • Tyngsboro
  • Wakefield
  • Waltham
  • Watertown
  • Wenham
  • West Newbury
  • Westford
  • Wilmington
  • Winchester
  • Winthrop
  • Woburn

Regional High Schools

  • Acton-Boxborough
  • Concord-Carlisle
  • Greater Lawrence
  • Greater Lowell
  • Groton-Dunstable
  • Hamilton-Wenham
  • Masconomet
  • Nashoba Valley Tech
  • North Middlesex
  • Northeast Metro Tech
  • Pentucket
  • Shawsheen Valley
  • Triton
  • Whittier Regional

Southeastern

Region 5 »

High School Website » Middle School Website »
HS Chair: Pat Monteith
[email protected]
MS Chair: Erin McQuaid
[email protected]
  • Abington
  • Avon
  • Barnstable
  • Bellingham
  • Bourne
  • Braintree
  • Brewster
  • Bridgewater
  • Brockton
  • Brookline
  • Buzzards Bay
  • Canton
  • Carver
  • Chatham
  • Chestnut Hill
  • Cohasset
  • Cotuit
  • Dedham
  • Dennis
  • Dover
  • Duxbury
  • East Bridgewater
  • Eastham
  • Easton
  • Falmouth
  • Freetown
  • Halifax
  • Hanover
  • Hanson
  • Harwich
  • Hingham
  • Holbrook
  • Hull
  • Hyannis
  • Kingston
  • Marion
  • Marshfield
  • Martha’s Vineyard
  • Mashpee
  • Mattapoisett
  • Medfield
  • Medway
  • Middleborough
  • Millis
  • Milton
  • Nantucket
  • Natick
  • Needham
  • Newton
  • Norwell
  • Norwood
  • Orleans
  • Osterville
  • Pembroke
  • Plymouth
  • Plympton
  • Provincetown
  • Quincy
  • Randolph
  • Raynham
  • Rochester
  • Rockland
  • Sandwich
  • Scituate
  • Sharon
  • Sherborn
  • South Easton
  • South Weymouth
  • Stoughton
  • Truro
  • Walpole
  • Wareham
  • Wayland
  • Wellesley
  • Wellfleet
  • West Bridgewater
  • Weston
  • Westwood
  • Weymouth
  • Whitman
  • Yarmouth

Regional High Schools

  • Blue Hills
  • Bridgewater-Raynham
  • Cape Cod Regional
  • Dennis-Yarmouth
  • Dover-Sherborn
  • Martha’s Vineyard
  • Nauset
  • Old Colony Regional
  • Old Rochester
  • Silver Lake
  • Southeastern Regional
  • Upper Cape Cod Regional
  • Whitman-Hanson
  • All Boston parochial and
  • private schools.

Boston Public Schools

Region 6 »

High School & Middle School Website »
HS Chair: Karissa Goff
[email protected]
MS Chair: Karissa Goff
[email protected]
  • Allston
  • Back Bay
  • Bay Village
  • Beacon Hill
  • Brighton
  • Charlestown
  • Chinatown-Leather District
  • Dorchester
  • Downtown
  • East Boston
  • Fenway-Kenmore
  • Hyde Park
  • Jamaica Plain
  • Mattapan
  • Mid-Dorchester
  • Mission Hill
  • North End
  • Roslindale
  • Roxbury
  • South Boston
  • South End
  • West End
  • West Roxbury

Private and parochial schools within the City of Boston are included in Region V

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