What is available for 5th grade students?
5th Grade Academic Bowl teams have two tournaments - Alpha and Beta. Once the team has enrolled it will be assigned to a group. Each group will set the date(s) and location for the two tournaments. Most rural school district use their 5th grade students on their UEL (Upper Elementary Academic Bowl) teams.
Upper Elementary Academic Bowl
Upper Elementary Academic Bowl is a playoff series. Once the team has been enrolled it will be assigned to a regional group. All schools play district and regional with the top teams advancing to Area. District tournament will be held before Semester break, Regional and Area tournament are during the 2nd semester, before spring break.
5th grade students are included in the elementary division for Online Tournaments. An Online Tournament is a team event. There is no limit to the size of the team. Team membership may change from one subject area to the next. There are 4 grade levels of competition. Primary - 3rd and 4th grade. Elementary - 5th and 6th grade. Mid Level - 7th and 8th grade. High School - 9th - 12th grade. Each grade level has 5 subject area tournaments; humanities and fine arts, language arts, mathematics, science and social studies.