Academic Team
Jennie Rogers Elementary School
Academic Team
 
 
 
 
 
The Academic Team is open to 4th and 5th grade students. Students are selected from tryouts. Quick recall is a team event. The team competes in the Wilderness Trace League from December to early February. During the months of March and April, the team competes in the District and Regional Competitions. Students selected for the team are expected to attend weekly practices after school.
 
Competition consist of two teams from opposing elementary schools. Each team has four members who compete at a time. A moderator reads randomly selected questions and the student who buzzes in first gives the answer to the question. If he/she is correct their team receives a point. If the answer given is incorrect the other team may answer and if the correct answer is given their team scores the point. There are two rounds of questions and bonus questions if time permits. The winning team is the one with the most points.


Last Modified on January 11, 2013