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.

Key Dates

Team Registration
Registration fees per team: $280 (San Diego $160 + State $60 + National $60)

Note: Email automatically sent to principal for verification of head coaches and/or club officers

2023 San Diego Regional Tournament

Divisions B and C

Saturday, March 4, 2023

San Diego Miramar College
Southern California State
Divisions B and C
Saturday, April 8, 2023
SoCal State Preliminary Schedule of Events
Invitational Tournaments Info


Posted 3/7/2023
Tournament Results

Top 10 teams per event per division awarded medals
Division B Event Level Awards
Division C Event Level Awards

Congratulations State Teams:
Division C
1. Canyon Crest Academy
2. Del Norte High School
3. Scripps Ranch High School
4. Westview High School
5. Rancho Bernardo High School
6. Torrey Pines High School
7. Mt. Carmel High School

Division B
1. Oak Valley Middle School
2. Carmel Valley Middle School
3. Pacific Trails Middle School
4. Meadowbrook Middle School
5. Marshall Middle School
6. Ocean Air School
7. Black Mountain Middle School
8. Design39 Campus
9. Mesa Verde Middle School

Medals Place/Finish - Ribbon Color
1st Gold - Blue
2nd Silver - Red
3rd Bronze - White
4th Bronze - Yellow
5th Bronze - Green
6th Bronze - Purple
7th Bronze - Orange
8th Bronze - Lt Blue
9th Bronze - Pink
10th Bronze - Maroon

Rules Clarifications
Click here to view Southern California Rules Clarifications and to subscribe to updates. Rules Clarifications are made to correct the rules in the Science Olympiad Rules Manuals or to clarify the meaning of the rules. San Diego Regional will follow Southern California Rules Clarifications

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San Diego Science Olympiad Partners

University of San Diego
USD Campus Video Tours
Society for Women in Graduate Studies in Chemistry and Biochemistry at UCSD
STEM Center at California State University San Marcos

Event Supervisor Section

Event Supervisor Signup here
Primary responsibilities of Event Supervisor are preparing and grading the written competition tests or supervising the testing of devices built by the students at home.
Event Supervisor Breakfast Order Form
Event Supervisor Lunch Order Form