Science Olympiad is nationwide competition. Students compete in 23 events that include earth science, biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering. Science Olympiad is designed to increase a student’s interest in STEM fields and provide recognition for outstanding achievement in team events. Students compete in Science Olympiad with the top teams advancing from Regional to State to National levels.

Missouri Science Olympiad consists of 8 Regions (map and counties are located on our website   Missouri Science Olympiad is run from September 1st until May 31st.  We have an annual coaches workshop before the season begins and start accepting registrations immediately after the season opens.  The current year rules manuals are available on the National Science Olympiad website ( after the first of September as well for free.  The downloading of the manual will require a one time sign in.  

Upcoming Dates

5/31/19  MO Science Olympiad Season Ends

5/31/19-6/1/19  National Science Olympiad Tournament at Cornell University in New York

July/August 2019 Annual Coaches Workshop will be held.  More details to follow.

9/1/2019 The 2019-2020 Science Olympiad Season begins


IMPORTANT:  Please remember to check both sheets for medal placement.  We have attached in the coaches resources the excel sheet that shows medal placement for event qualifiers and teams.  When doing team points we remove the event qualifiers from the equation since they are not eligible to receive team points and that is what you will find on the actual spreadsheet through the dashboard.

  • Best of luck to Ladue Middle School and Pembroke Hill High School as they travel to Cornell University at the end of May/first of June to compete in the National Science Olympiad Tournament.

  • A "great job" to all of the competitors yesterday!!