A coeducational day school serving students JK-12

  • Camp
  • July
Scholastic Bowl Camp (Grades 5-9)

July 15-19, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Spend the week becoming a better scholastic bowler! Each day will be spent playing mini tournaments, assorted trivia games, and learning how to write scholastic bowl questions.

Scholastic Bowl (also known as Quiz bowl competition) goes from elementary school to graduate school. Quiz bowl brings together students from schools of all types where our common thread is intellectual curiosity and a love of competition. In 2017–2018, approximately 10,000 middle school students, 40,000 high school students, and 3,200 college students played NAQT (National Academic Quiz Tournament) quiz bowl. Campers will also have daily activities including sports, swimming and outdoor recess. Daily lunch is included.

What is Scholastic (Or Quiz) Bowl?

It is a competition of questions and answers, played by teams with buzzers. Questions are read, and players buzz in (without consulting) when they think they know the answer. If they give a correct answer, they earn points plus a bonus question in which they can work with their team to earn additional points. Questions cover a wide range of academic topics plus pop culture, sports, and current events.

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