Coaches Email, Preregistration Forms Online
Coaches, don't forget to submit your team's tentative team roster form and event pre-registration (at Doodle.com), by Friday, February 2nd. And, make sure you read over the latest update email, sent January 9th. Didn't get it? You can view the January 9th email online, but please let us know via our contacts page so that we can get the correct address for you. Visit the ESO news page for complete details.
Next ESO Coaches Conference Call Date Set
The ESO at JHS Staff hosted a conference call for coaches in early December. And, we are hosting another call on Wednesday, January 31st at 3:15 pm. Coaches, watch your email for the call-in information.
ESO 2018 Group Assignments, Event Schedule Now Online
Jacksonville High School will welcome a record 36 teams for ESO 2018. View the ESO at JHS 2018 Group Assignments now to see your school's placement in one of our three groups. Also online is the ESO 2018 Event Schedule, note the different event times for each group on the schedule.
ESO 2018 Event Checklist and Rule Clarifications Online
Coaches: Download our 2018 Event Checklist and Rule Clarifications to help you find answers to the common questions about each event. Complete event rules for our 28 events are found either in the official ESO Coaches Manual (mailed following registration with the Alabama Science Olympiad state office) or online in our Event Archive (ESO at JHS original events).
ESO at JHS 2018 Details Now Available
The Elementary Science Olympiad at Jacksonville High School celebrates 25 years of competitions in 2018 as we welcome 36 teams and over 700 student participants to Jacksonville on Saturday, February 24th. Read over the ESO at JHS 2018 Details for complete information on this year's Olympiad, a premier elementary education event in Alabama, including the revised event line-up for our 25th year.
Columbia Elementary Claims ESO at JHS 2017 Team Title
Columbia Elementary School (Madison) earned medals in 17 of 28 events enroute to its first-ever Elementary Science Olympiad at Jacksonville High School team championship. 2017 marked the 5th straight year with a different overall team champion in the ESO at JHS. Kitty Stone Elementary (Jacksonville) finished 2nd and Clanton Intermediate (Clanton) took 3rd at ESO at JHS 2017 on Saturday, February 18th. View the over 300 individual medalists -- the top six finishers in each of the 28 events -- on our ESO 2017 Award Winners page. And, checkout photos and other highlights from this year's Olympiad, our 24th annual competition at JHS, on the ESO 2017 Fast Facts page.
Make ESO Part of Your Classroom
The Elementary Science Olympiad is an excellent way to encourage your students to explore the world of science. More than just a competition, ESO presents a number of events that make
great classroom activities. Sample a few ESO events, created by the JHS staff, in our ESO at JHS Event Archive. Or, get the complete ESO Coaches Manual full of over 80 events. Visit the Science Olympiad home page for ordering information.
Last Updated: January 9, 2018.