Join the 2017-2018 Science Olympiad Team!
Does your child love science? Are you looking for an exciting, academically-oriented extracurricular activity? If so, the Voyager Science Olympiad Team is for you!!!
Click here to sign up and complete the 2017-2018 Science Olympiad interest form! This form is the first step for new students and returning team members for all divisions – Divisions A (K-5th grade), B (6th-8th grade), and C (9th-12th grade) to let us know you’d like to participate in Science Olympiad. Sign up today, it’s the first step towards joining a Voyager SO teams!
2017-2018 Science Olympiad – Basic Team Information
Division A (VAES/MS) Grades K-5: Students compete in up to 3 events with 1 or 2 partners. Events are activities, hands-on construction, and knowledge-based tests. Regional competition will be held April 14th 2018 at Southern High School in Durham.
**Signups for the K-3 in-school program and the K-5 regional tournament team are still open until Dec 16th. See links below for more information and to sign up for these SO programs. First practice is Dec 16th 9am at VAMS.**
- Voyager Elementary K-5 regional tournament team page
- Voyager Elementary K-3 in-school program page
- NCSO Elementary Page
Division B (VAMS) Grades 6-8: Students compete in up to 4 events with 1 or 2 partners. Events are advanced construction, knowledge-based tests, data analysis, and scientific proofs. Invitational competitions are in December 2016 (dates TBD), Regional competition is Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Riverside High School, with opportunities to compete in invitational tournaments, and on a state level April 20-21 in Raleigh at NC State University.
**Practices are underway! There are a few spots still left! Contact Connie Vance (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information**
Division C (VAHS) Grades 9-12: Students compete in up to 4 events with 1 or 2 partners. Events are advanced construction, knowledgebase tests, experimental methods, data analysis, and scientific tests. The high school team is run through the VAHS Science Club, but coordinates some practices and event preparation with the Division A and B teams through the SO season. Tournament dates and sites are the same as for the Division B team above.
**Practices are underway! Our varsity team is now full. Anyone still interested is encouraged to join our JV team! Send an email to email@example.com for more information**
Click here to see more pictures and information from the 2016 and 2017 Division A teams (K-5th grade)!
For information or questions about Science Olympiad please contact:
Division A – Erik Benson – firstname.lastname@example.org
Division B – Connie Vance – email@example.com
Division C – Amanda Honey – firstname.lastname@example.org