Vaughan’s 2017-2018 Science Olympiad Team
Dear Parents of 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders,
Your child is invited to earn a spot on our Science Olympiad team this year.
Applications and teacher recommendations are due online no later than September 15th.
Here are the steps:
- Complete the online application (Due September 15th) : https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScpoRTDful44vyDO-lneCngQYHnuk-1oBwov0WhALb8FvIIvQ/viewform?c=0&w=1
- Ask your child’s teacher from last year to complete a recommendation. If you are unable to contact last year’s teacher, please ask the current teacher. (Due September 15th)
- Prepare for a general science test of knowledge to be conducted on October 3rd from 2:30-3:30 in the STEM Lab. Exams are cumulative from the students’ previous year in school.
Study Guides and answer keys can be found on Mrs. Pitts’ blog: http://vaughanrockets.typepad.com/stacy_pitts/2016/09/science-olympiad-study-guides-3rd-5th-grades.html
- Exam on October 3rd from 2:30-3:30 in the STEM Lab.
The team will be advised on October 6th, and the first SO meeting will be on October 10th in the STEM Lab from 2:30-3:45 and will meet every Tuesday thereafter. Please let me know if you have any questions.
Science Olympiad Leader,
Saturday, March 24th – Cobb County Science Olympiad – 7:30-1:00 at Walton High School. Note: A parent will need to accompany each Olympian.
Saturday, May 12th – 8:00-2:00 State Science Olympiad, if we qualify, at Kennesaw State University Note: A parent will need to accompany the Olympian and remain with the child all day.