Academic Team

Time Commitment

The season lasts from October through April.


Practices are optional. They are held after school Monday through Thursday for one hour. (must attend a minimum of three practices to be eligible for tournament)

Procedure for Joining

To be a member of the Academic Team, you must submit a teacher recommendation letter.


The Academic Team participates in Jeopardy style tournaments with teams of four.


A student must attend practices and tournaments outside of school hours.

Academic Team Sponsor

Mrs. Wendy Giffin

Academic Bowl competition at Branson JH in May resulted in a 2nd place win for our team and a tie for 1st with most buzzer responses (Kenzie Calhoun)!