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Middle School Academic Day

Championship:
October 25, 2021

Location: Grace Fellowship
1971 S. Main St
Greensboro, GA

MS Academic Day Manual * updated 9/21

PPT: MS Academic Day Mini-Clinic

 

5 Events-1 Day:
Math Bowl, History Bowl, Spelling Bee, Geography Bee, Personal Essay

 

Morning: 9-12ish (Note: Essay, History, and Math will run concurrently so do not plan to use the same students in these events)

Personal Essay: (Individual Event-Each school sends 1 participant)

  • Students are given 3 prompts and will have 1 hour to write an essay on 1 of the prompts
  • The winner from each region advances to state

History Bowl (Team event for up to 5 students at a time) 

  • Round Robin (each team plays each team in the region minimum 3 rounds) 
  • Each round has 3 periods (check the manual for details)
  • Allow 30 minutes per round
  • Awards are given after the last round of Quiz Bowl
  • The winning team from each region advances to State

Math Bowl (Team event for 3- 4 at a time)

  • 3 Rounds (check the manual for details)
  • Each round should last 30 minutes
  • The winning team from each region advances to State



Lunch Break (time will be determined by the Host School)

Afternoon: 12ish-3 (Note: Geography Bee & Spelling Bee will run concurrently)
 

Geography Bee:

  • Individual event MS students
  • A school may send 6 students 
  • Students will have 3 preliminary rounds then the top 12 will move on to Semis and top   
      6 to Finals
  • Medals are given to the 6 finalists and they will go to the state competition


Middle School Spelling Bee:

  • Individual event 
  • A school may send 3 students from middle school
  • An oral spelling bee using grade-appropriate words and the rules listed in this manual under Spelling Bee. Lists and rules will be up on the GAPPS website by Sept 1. 

Note: GAPPS will use this list for the first 2 rounds, then reserves the right to go off list (will start off list words at the beginning of a round)

  • Medals awarded to the top two placing students 
  • Top 2 will go to the state competition

*Times are approximate, regions may vary 

 

Please go to the individual event pages for the complete Rules and Resources.

 

Grace Fellowship-Greensboro:
Oct. 15
JHA
Westminster
YACS
Community Christian School

Killian Hill Christian School-Lilburn:
Oct. 18
KHCS
JFCA
Covington Academy
THRIVE
Lafayette
Central


Macon
Oct. 19
Grace Christian-Bainbridge
GA Christian School
Sherwood Christian Academy
Covenant Academy
Calvary Christian School
Vidalia Heritage

 

Trinity Christian- Statesboro:
Oct. 20
TCS
The Habersham School
First Academy
Heritage Christian-Brunswick


The King's Academy- Woodstock:
Oct. 21
The King's Academy
Horizon Christian Academy
Unity
Harvester