The Countdown is On to ESO 2020
Elementary Science Olympiad 2020 at Jacksonville High School is almost here! Coaches: Make sure you read over the latest update email with all the final reminders sent February 12th. Didn't get it? Please drop us a note. And, jump to the ESO at JHS News section for all the latest information or to submit any preregistration data updates.
Order Pizzas Through Tuesday, February 18th
Planning on ordering pizzas for your team members and staff for the Elementary Science Olympiad 2020 at Jacksonville High School? Place your order by Tuesday, February 18th to have us arrange them for you. Simply visit our pizza order form to submit your order. Just $7 for a large cheese and $8 for a large pepperoni pizza, 8 slices per pizza. You can update your order simply by submitting another order (we'll delete the first one!).
Event Schedules Updated with Rooms, Maps Available
We've finalized room locations for all events. Check the ESO 2020 Event Schedule for details. You can view the event schedule by group - Newton, Hubble, or Einstein - for a simplified version for your team. Classroom maps for 2019 are now in the ESO at JHS News section. And, an updated ESO at JHS 2020 Event Checklist, with revised room assignments and highlighted rule clarifications, is also available. Complete event rules for our 22 events are found either in the official ESO Coaches Manual (mailed following registration) or online in our Event Archive (ESO at JHS original events).
ESO 2020 Group Assignments, Event Admission Tickets
Jacksonville High School will welcome 28 teams for ESO 2020. View the ESO at JHS 2020 Group Assignments now to see your school's placement in one of our three groups. And, don't forget, your participants will need an event admission ticket for each event; you can print those and complete by hand or type into a PDF form. Visit our ESO at JHS News section for a link to download your ticket template.
Clanton Intermediate Claims ESO at JHS 2019 Team Title
Clanton Intermediate School (Clanton) won its second consecutive team championship, and third overall, at the 2019 Elementary Science Olympiad at Jacksonville High School on Saturday, February 23rd. The Donoho School (Anniston) was 2nd and Kitty Stone Elementary (Jacksonville) took third. View the nearly 250 individual medalists -- the top five finishers in each of the 24 events -- on our ESO 2019 Award Winners page. View photos and other highlights from this year's Olympiad on the ESO 2019 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: February 13, 2020.