What IS Science Olympiad?
Science Olympiad is an after school academic team. Students prepare for and compete in series of ~23 team events pertaining to multiple scientific disciplines and engineering and design. An emphasis is placed on active, hands-on group participation.
Over 7,300 middle school and high school teams from 50 U.S. states compete each year.
Students begin at the regional level tournament in February.
How can I participate?
See Ms. Arvo or Ms. Allen ASAP to sign-up or for more information to join for 2020-2021 Season. Open to rising 6th-8th Graders.
What happens next?
Sign up on our interest list and you will be added to the Microsoft Teams for JCMS Science Olympiad to receive the most current updates and news.
Keep an ear out for school announcements in the mornings and afternoons and be sure to watch the Knightly News weekly for updates.
Parents, please listen to administration phone calls/updates on the weekend, as we get closer to practices kicking off in October 2020.
When are practices?
Practices will begin in October 2020 after school until 5pm. Dates and details to follow.
2021 Competition Information and Dates to Remember:
Middle school is in Division B. The events for this year are posted in detail on the North Carolina Science Olympiad website. Will post here when available.
The rule manual for Division B will be available for download. Will post link here when available.
The tentative competition schedule will post when available.
More details to follow - stay tuned!