Van Buren Intermediate School District

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 This site is often revised.   Please check back frequently for updates on Region 13 Science Olympiad 2017.  
 
 

SCIENCE OLYMPIAD DATES to REMEMBER:

 

MDE Grant Performance Report for districts funded for 15-16: Oct. 31.    If a district received funds through the Science Olympiad Grant for the 2015-16 school year, a short performance report should have been completed by October 31, 2016 !!  Follow the hyperlink above to complete your report.

 

MDE Grant funding: Due by November 15, 2016    -   School Aid Grant Funding
Again for the 2016-17 school year, the State of Michigan set aside $250,000 to support school districts with established or new Science Olympiad teams.  Yea!  All Michigan public school districts are eligible to apply by November 15, 2016.  Each district will be advised of the support available to them by December 15, 2016.    The primary difference from last year is that the grant maximums are per team, not per district.  A representative from your district will need to fill out the application at this MDE website.  Contact your school district to figure out who will coordinate the application. Go To : http://www.michigan.gov/mde/0,4615,7-140-5236-364278--,00.html

 

 

                  MSO Coaches’ Workshop: Saturday Dec 3, 2016 @ MSU 
 

Portage Invitational: Saturday Dec 10, 2016  Portage Northern HS

 

                  Region 13 Early Bird Registration: Due by December 31, 2016 (don’t wait)
                         
                           Division B Registration                               Division C Registration
 
          
                  Michigan Science Olympiad Registration: Due by January 12, 2016 (don’t wait) http://miscioly.org/

 

                  Region 13 Tournament: Monday, March 6, 2017 at KVCC.  
                  In case we have to cancel on 3-6-17, our make-up date is Friday, March 10, 2017.  If the weather is bad, etc.,                         we will use WWMT Channel 3 to report any cancellation. 
                  You can also call Tonda Boothby or Bill Semrau.  

 

                  State Competition: Saturday, April 29 @ Michigan State University, East Lansing  

                  State Tournament website:  http://scienceolympiad.msu.edu/

 

National Competition: Wright State University - May 19-20, 2017, Dayton, Ohio

                         National Science Olympiad website: http://www.soinc.org
 

Region 13 Co-Directors' Contact Information:

Tonda Boothby: 269-539-5196 office phone, tboothby@vbisd.org           

                                  cell: 269-271-3838
 

Bill Semrau: 269-539-5281 work phone, bsemrau@vbisd.org 

                                  cell: 269-271-6112
 
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