All the latest information for the various Division B & C tournaments can be found here!
Before registering your team, review the Science Olympiad policies (including the team formation/roster rules and the expectations of students, coaches, AND parents).
REGISTRATION INFORMATION FOR THE 2021-2022 SEASON. Please contact the HSSO State Director (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions.
***REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 30, 2021. Any teams that wish to register after the deadline must seek state director approval and will be assessed the full HSSO registration fees ($200 for the school's first team, $150 for each additional team).***
Schools MUST register to be eligible to compete in any of the events described below! Schools may register any number of teams in Division B and C (in order to compete at any tournament - Invitational, Regional, State, or National - the team must be registered with HSSO). However, schools may only enter a maximum of 2 teams in each Division to compete in the HSSO Regional Tournaments. Schools that qualify to advance to the State Finals Tournament in each division may only compete with 1 team at the State Finals Tournament.
REGISTRATION FEES: For the 2021-22 season, HSSO registration fees will be assessed using the following schedule:
If registering prior to November 5, 2021: No fees will be assessed for the first two (2) teams a school registers. Any additional teams will each be assessed the $60 national fee.
If registering between November 5-30, 2021: The first team a school registers will be assessed a $100 registration fee (half of the normal HSSO fee). Any additional teams registered will each be assessed a $75 registration fee.
REGIONAL TOURNAMENTS: The current dates for Regional Tournaments are as follows:
Saturday, February 5, 2022: Maui, Big Island, & Leeward-Oahu
Saturday, February 12, 2022: Oahu #2 (if necessary) & Kauai
HSSO currently intends on conducting the Regional Tournaments in a hybrid format:
Test taking events will be conducted using either the Mini-SO format (students take tests at home) or Satellite-SO (student take tests from school site). These may be conducted prior to the respective tournament dates above.
Building and Hands-on/Lab-based events conducted in-person at a host site.
In any case, information and details, including schedules, event lists, and event format/locations will be communicated with registered teams as plans become finalized.
STATE FINALS: Saturday, April 2, 2022. HSSO currently intends on hosting the Division B & C State Finals Tournament on Oahu and conducting all 23 Division B and Division C events in a hybrid format:
Test taking events will be conducted using either the Mini-SO format (students take tests at home) or Satellite-SO (student take tests from school site). These events may be conducted prior to the April 2 tournament date.
Building and Hands-on/Lab-based events conducted in-person at a host site on Oahu.
For inquires regarding tournament details and logistics (including event offerings, schedule, etc), please contact the regional tournament director.