District News ➤ Article 16425
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Posted Date: 11/30/2017

The Andover Middle School Thinking Cap teams had a great fall 2017 competition!

Sixth graders competed in the Fifth/Sixth Grade Great Plains Region and placed 2nd out of 42 teams. They earned 1182 points with 94 percent correct answers.

The seventh-grade team placed 4th in the seventh-grade division and 11th in the seventh/eighth grade Great Plains Region with 1098 points and 90 percent correct.

The eighth graders collected 1237 points and 94 percent correct to place first in the eighth-grade division! 

The kids had fun and worked together to conquer 100 multiple choice questions over math, geography, government, sports, spelling, science, literature, English, history and miscellaneous trivia. Points are earned through a combination of accuracy and speed.