To create a passion for learning science by supporting elementary and secondary Science Olympiad tournaments at building, district, county, state and national levels with an emphasis on teamwork and a commitment to excellence.
To improve the quality of K-12 science education throughout the nation by changing the way science is perceived and the way it is taught (with an emphasis on problem solving and hands-on, minds-on constructivist learning practices). This goal is accomplished through in-depth core curriculum training workshops and the distribution of curriculum materials.
To celebrate and recognize the outstanding achievement of both students and teachers in the areas of science and technology by awarding thousand of certificates, medals, trophies and scholarships.
To promote partnerships among community, businesses, industry, government and education.
2014-2015 - Our kick-off meeting is Tuesday, October 14th at 7 pm in the KMMS cafeteria. Come join us to learn more about Science Olympiad!
Science Olympiad is composed of 23 events that your child can choose from. The events range from robotics to entomolgy. Some meet after school or some meet on Saturday mornings. The 2014/15 list of events will be posted as soon as possible. Check back or contact either Liz or Beth in the Enrichment Office.