What is Science Olympiad?

The Science Olympiad tournaments are rigorous academic interscholastic competitions that consist of a series of individual and team events which students prepare for during the year. The competitions follow the format of popular board games, TV shows and athletic games.

Click here to read more about Science Olympiad.

2014 Sacramento Regional Tournament

The 2014 Sacramento Regional Science Olympiad tournament will be held at California State University, Sacramento on March 8, 2014.

Click here for more information about the tournament and location.

News and Updates

Event Registration

The registration window opens Monday, February 3, 2014 at 3:30 PM and will close on Monday, February 10, 2014 at 3:30 PM.

Here are the links for the self-registration events: Division B, Division C.

You should have received your log-in and password details in an email. If you did not receive the information, please let me know ASAP. If you experience problems during the registration, please let me know.

Second Coaches Meeting

Update: The links page has been updated with the documents from this meeting.

The second Science Olympiad Coaches Meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at Mira Loma High School in room F-3 at 4:00 PM. Please park in the East Faculty/Visitor parking lot. A Mira Loma campus map is located in the links section of this website.

It's not too late to register a team for the 2014 Sacramento Regional Science Olympiad! The registration deadline has been extended to January 31st!

2014 Draft Schedule

The 2014 DRAFT schedule for the Sacramento Regional Science Olympiad is now available on the website.

Please note that this is a DRAFT schedule and is subject to change due to CSUS restrictions, room availability, conflicts or EC requests. Registration for events that are "hi-lighted" will take place on-line in January. The exact dates for registering will be given at the first coaches meeting on January 22, 2014.

2014 Draft Schedule

Churchill Science Olympiad Invitational

Inviting all Sacramento area B division Science Olympiad teams to the 2nd annual Churchill Science Olympiad Invitational on Sat. Dec 7th.

The registration forms are in the links section and detailed info can be found at here.

Please note: The Churchill Invitational is not sponsored by nor affiliated with the Sacramento Regional Science Olympiad. In addition, if your school participates in any invitational competition, you must be a paid, registered team with your regional Science Olympiad event.

2014 Sacramento Regional Competition

The 2014 Sacramento Regional Science Olympiad will be held on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at CSUS. Upon receipt of the registration form and payment, a 2014 rules book will be sent and you will be assigned a team number.

Click Registration information and forms are located under the links tab.

2013 NorCal Science Olympiad Results

Palo Alto High School (Santa Clara County) and Churchill Middle School (Sacramento County) took fi rst place in their divisions at the Northern California Science Olympiad State Finals held Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Mission Oak High School in Tulare. Twenty-four high school teams and 24 middle school teams competed in this year’s event, which was hosted by the Tulare County Offi ce of Education in coordination with the California Science League. Both schools will represent Northern California as they advance to the National Science Olympiad competition, slated for May 17-18, 2013 at Wright State University, in Dayton, Ohio.

Full news release

2013 Sacramento Regional Science Olympiad Results

The 2013 Sacramento Regional Science Olympiad was held on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at CSUS. The results are:

B Division:

  1. Winston Churchill MS-A
  2. Winston Churchill MS-B
  3. Rolling Hills MS-A
  4. Barrett MS
  5. Butte Vista MS-B

C Division:

  1. Mira Loma HS-A
  2. Sheldon HS
  3. Mira Loma HS-B
  4. Pleasant Grove HS-A
  5. Bella Vista-A

The NorCal State Science Olympiad will be held on April 13, 2013 in Tulare, CA. Churchill-A, Rolling Hills-A, Barrett and Butte Vista-B will compete in the NorCal B Division competition. Mira Loma-A, Sheldon, Pleasant Grove-A and Bella Vista-A will compete in the NorCal C Division competition.
Congratulations to these winning teams!
The full score reports are available on the links page.

Division A Competition Jun. 19, 2012

Science Olympiad offers a Division A competition for grades 3-6. Several schools have shown an interest in developing a Division A competition for the Sacramento Region. If your school is interested in starting a team and competing, please email James Hill at for additional information.

Important Dates

  • 2014 Sacramento Regional Tournament
    • March 8, 2014
  • 2014 NorCal State Tournament
    • April 12, 2014
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