Science Olympiad

Science Olympiad is a 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.



  • Change to Ping Pong Parachute Rules: Modified Ping Pong Parachute Rules
  • Events with Device Test and Written Test: If a team does not bring a device to test that resembles the device as detailed in the National event rules, then the team will be placed in tier 2.
  • All Events Allowing Notes: If a team chooses to use two sheets of paper for notes in place of one sheet of paper, then the two sheets MUST be laminated so they cannot be pulled apart.
  • Note: Event Supervisors cannot make exceptions to any tournament or event rulesincluding the rule changes listed above.

Upcoming Dates

  • Coaches Meeting

    Saturday, October 26, 12:00 PM Online - Recording Available

  • Event Signup Opens December 6, 2019

  • Event Supervisor Meeting


  • Santa Clara County Regional Tournament

    March 28, 2020 At San Jose City College