Remembering Dr. Gerard J. Putz
December 4th, 2019
It is with great sorrow that we share that Dr. Gerard Putz, the President and Co-Founder of the national Science Olympiad organization, passed away last night. Our thoughts are with the whole Science Olympiad family. His obituary can be found on the National Science Olympiad website here.
Registration is Open!
September 3rd, 2019
Team Registration is now open for the 2019-2020 season! Click here to register. The 2020 Preliminary State Schedule is posted here. The rules are
available online for free at store.soinc.org.
Game On B
For the 2019-2020 season, Southern California will be running Codebusters B in place
of Game On B. This change only applies to Regional and State tournaments in Southern
California. The rules for Codebusters can be found here.
Southern California Science Olympiad Rules Clarifications will open on October 3rd, 2019. To
submit questions, view posted clarifications, or subscribe to the Rules Updates mailing
list, please go here.
Congratulations Kraemer and Troy!
June 1st, 2019
Congratulations to Kraemer Middle School for their 6th place finish and Troy High School for
their 1st place finish at the 2019 National Science Olympiad Tournament at Cornell
University! We're proud of their amazing performance and for representing Southern
We'd also like to congratulate from Northern California Kennedy Middle School for their 1st
place finish and Mira Loma for their 15th place finish at the 2019 National Science Olympiad