The Orange County Science and Engineering Fair was held from April 8-10 in Costa Mesa at the Orange County Fair and Exposition Center, where middle and high school students displayed projects in fields of scientific research and discovery. In the competition, Ardent students Michelle Xu and Kevin Lee were the Junior and Senior Sweepstake winners, respectively.

Nathan Kim won first place in the individual category at the 2014 Southern California MATHCOUNTS, which was held at UC Irvine on Mar. 15. Kim won first place individual, Phil Chen won seventh place individual, and Jeffrey Trail Middle School placed 3rd in the team competition.