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ESO at JHS 2020 Set for Saturday, February 22nd
The Elementary Science Olympiad will return to JHS for its 27th annual competition on Saturday, February 22, 2020. Team registration will occur through the Alabama Science Olympiad at alabamaso.org. Returning teams need to register by November 1st to hold onto their spot in the competition field for 2020. New teams will be admitted after that point, if space is available. Look for competition details including the event listing online by Monday, September 23rd.

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.

Event-By-Event Breakdown to Be Emailed to Coaches
Curious about your performance in an individual event? The ESO at JHS staff will email each head coach an event-by-event breakdown of their team's performance along with the complete team standings by Thursday, February 28th. So, please check with your team's head coach for the details.

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: September 4, 2019.

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