Invitational Saturday

Did you know that every year NC Science Olympiad partners with museums in Raleigh to provide a fun day of STEM that is open to participants and the public? This past weekend, January 12, 2019, NCSO held two Invitationals for the upcoming tournament season where students could test their skill in advance of competition. North…

Family Science Olympiad Day

Join us at Family Science Olympiad Day!    Saturday, January 12 | 1-14 pm Marbles Kids Museum Marbles Kids Museum & NC Science Olympiad team up for the Family Science Olympiad.  Bring your family and join in the sport of Science! Build rockets and pasta bridges. Investigate forensics, explore meteorology and get curious about animal…

Burroughs Wellcome Fund & NC SMT Center Named Presenting Sponsors of 2020 National Tournament

Burroughs Wellcome Fund and NC SMT Center Named Presenting Sponsors of the 2020 National Science Olympiad Tournament October 24, 2018 Raleigh, North Carolina — North Carolina Science Olympiad is pleased to announce Burroughs Wellcome Fund and North Carolina Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education Center as the presenting sponsors of the 2020 National Science Olympiad Tournament.…

2018 Coaches Clinic

October 5-6, 2018- The North Carolina Science Olympiad hosted approximately 500 coaches across the state at Southeast Raleigh High School. The clinic is a weekend long training camp for volunteer teachers and parents to learn and prepare to be an NCSO coach. Each year, coaches attend the clinic to receive hands-on instruction, professional development, and resources…

Division C Invitational Science Olympiad Tournament

Virginia Tech is hosting a Division C Invitational* Tournament open to schools in Virginia and surrounding states. The two-day event includes optional Friday activities with the tournament occurring on Saturday. Registration is first come, first served with space reserved upon confirmed receipt of registration and payment. Registration and the $120/per team registration fee are due…

Just-released article in NSELA’s Science Educator 

NSELA’s Science Educator magazine recently published an article regarding the alignment of Math Standards to Science Olympiad events – the conclusion says it all! “The findings in this study indicate there is a significant level of math content found in both divisions of Science Olympiad. What may be more significant is that the mathematics within these events demonstrate high Depth of Knowledge…

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Cree Family STEM Day

August 9, 2018 – Cree and Wolfspeed hosted a fun hands-on STEM day for the children of employees. NC Science Olympiad provided 250 kids with activities including circuits, bottle rockets, boo bubbles, and building activities. In addition, speed mentoring was provided by STEM in the park. NCSO would like to thank Cree and Wolfspeed for…