Battle of the Books Competition Schedule
All competitions will take place during lunch recess. Students may bring their lunch into the library during their competition days.
Group 1 Captains (Mondays): Ava Goetz, Elyse Bruce, EJ Barasona, Hailey Muchin and River Olsen
Group 2 Captains (Wednesdays): , Abhi Kadavakollu, Humairah Kazi, Jacob Chen and Aishi Waghray
Elimination rounds are done in groups of two. After the second day of elimination rounds, the lowest scoring teams will be eliminated and the remaining teams will begin a new round of eliminations. Each time a new elimination round is started everyone will begin with 0 points. We will do this until we determine the SES Champs.
Monday, February 11th Group 1 (First Day Meeting and practice)
Wednesday, February 13th Group 2 (First Day Meeting and practice)
Monday, February 25th Group 1 (practice only-take pictures for yearbook)
Wednesday, February 27th Group 2 (practice only-take pictures for yearbook)
Monday, March 4th Group 1 (practice only)
Wednesday, March 6th Group 2 (practice only)
Monday, March 11th Group 1 (elimination rounds Day 1)
Tuesday, March 12th Group 2 (elimination rounds Day 1)
Monday, March 18th Group 1 (elimination rounds Day 2)
Wednesday, March 20th Group 2 (elimination rounds Day 2-Top 6 decided)
Monday, March 25th Top 6 (elimination rounds Day 1)
Wednesday, March 27th Top 6 (elimination rounds Day 2- Top 4 decided)
*The 4 teams that make it to this round will be going to the district competition.
*Field trip permission slips will be sent home on Monday, April 1st.
*Permission slips must be returned in order to go to the competition.
Monday, April 1st Top 4 teams Day 1 of elimination
(Field Trip Permission Slips sent home)
Wednesday, April 3rd Top 4 teams Day 2 of elimination—Top 2 decided
Monday, April 8th --12th Spring Break
Tuesday, April 16th Top 2 teams Day 1 of elimination
Wednesday, April 17th Top 2 teams Day 2 of elimination—SES Champs decided
Thursday, April 18th Meet with SES Champs during lunch to take pictures
and talk about competition
Monday, April 22nd Pizza Party Invitations will be given out
Friday, April 26th School Parade through SES hallways: All battle kids at 9:15
District competition at CVES: Top 4 teams 10:00 to 11:00
Pizza party: All battle kids during their regular lunch time
A copy of my parent letter explaining the competition in detail can be found on my website.