Texas Science Olympiad
State-wide tournament featuring a series of individual and team events for students grades 6-12
Friday-Saturday, April 21-22, 2017
1:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 7, 2016
10 a.m., Thursday, January 05, 2017
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Teams & Coaches
(read this stuff first)
(compete here to qualify for state)
(practice here before regional competitions)
State Tournament Information:
(Texas A&M University, College Station)
- State Tournament Events
- Eligible Teams for State Tournament
- Forms & Deadlines for State Tournament
- Clarifications for State Tournament Events
- State Schedule - Division B (Middle School)
- State Schedule - Division C (High School)
- State Event Time-Slot Sign Up System
- State Travel and Accommodations
- State Tournament General Information
- State Tournament Frequently Asked Questions
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2017 TSO state tournament Events and "texas" event guidelines
The Texas State tournament offers all 23 National events as well as 5 Texas events. All teams qualified for the State tournament will select 23 from the 28 events offered prior to the State tournament.
|To view a brief description of the National Events (first 23) click here.|
|1||Anatomy & Physiology||
Anatomy & Physiology
|3||Crime Busters||Chem Lab|
|4||Disease Detectives||Disease Detectives|
|5||Dynamic Planet||Dynamic Planet|
|7||Experimental Design||Electric Vehicle|
|14||Mission Possible||Invasive Species|
|16||Reach for the Stars||Microbe Mission|
|18||Rocks & Minerals||Remote Sensing|
|20||Towers||Rocks & Minerals|
|23||Write It / Do It||Write It / Do It|
|Below are the Texas events offered each event below is linked to its guidelines.|
|26||Science Word||Roller Coaster|
|27||Texas Wildflowers - *updated taxa list in rules 11-14-2017||We've Got Your Number|
|28||We've Got Your Number|