Science Olympiad

Science Olympiad (SO) is nationwide competition. Students compete in 23 events that include earth science, biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering. Science Olympiad is designed to increase a student’s interest in STEM fields and provide recognition for outstanding achievement in team events. Students compete in Science Olympiad with the top teams advancing from Regional to State to National levels.

Eligible counties: San Diego and Imperial. Schools within San Diego and Imperial counties may send up to 6 teams to compete at the San Diego Regional Tournament.

Tournament Dates

San Diego Regional Tournament
at San Diego Miramar College
Divisions B and C
Saturday, February 8, 2020

San Diego Regional Tournament
at University of San Diego
Divisions B and C
Saturday, March 21, 2020

Southern California State Tournament
at Polytechnic School and Caltech, Pasadena
Divisions B and C
Saturday, April 4, 2020

Science Olympiad National Tournament
at North Carolina State University
Raleigh, North Carolina

Divisions B and C
May 15-16, 2020


San Diego Regional SO in the News

San Diego Regional at Miramar College results finalized

List of Medal Colors

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Volunteer Opportunities
Participating schools are responsible for sending one adult volunteer per registered team to serve as a proctor, except for schools sending 6 teams. Schools sending 6 teams are required to provide 7 adult volunteers.
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Published 10/2/2019

Clarifications open 10/3/2019

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