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

Virtual Country-wide Scilympiad SO Practice 3 (Mini SO)
Divisions B and C
Sunday, February 7, 2021
Registration opens 1/18/2021 at 8:00 AM PST
2021 San Diego Regional Mini SO Tournament (Virtual)
(Students compete from home)
Divisions B and C
Saturday, February 27, 2021
Registration fees due 1/30/2021
2021 Science Olympiad National Tournament
at Arizona State University
May 21-22, 2021


Tournament Updates 1/14/2021

2020-2021 SoCal Events and Modifications

Cybersecurity B follows Cybersecurity C in the 2020-2021 SoCal Event and Modifications.

Game On C
2021 San Diego Regional Preliminary Schedule
updated 1/22/2021 to include the medal only events

State Schedule
Rules Clarifications

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Student Reference Guide and Common Issues/Resolutions