Results are in! Fifty-six teams from Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin signed up for the 2018-19 LAKES 7th/8th THINKING CAP QUIZ BOWL. Therefore, we are awarding 2 places in each grade level. Teams Congratulations to all our takers! A trophy and individual ribbons will be sent after Thanksgiving to these teams.

Winning first place in the 7th grade pool is the team from Weyauwega Middle School Weyauwega, Wisconsin, with their super 1329. Baker Middle School in Troy, Michigan will be the home of the 2nd place trophy for their great 1278.

The top score of the day as well as the top 8th grade score, an awesome 1331, was earned by the 8th grade team from Boulan Park Middle School in Troy, Michigan. Forsythe Middle School in Ann Arbor, Michigan, will be receiving the second place trophy and ribbons for their fantastic 1300.

If you and your students enjoyed this contest, we’d love to have you participate in our spring nationwide internet contest called America Answers. If you haven’t signed up yet, you can find information and an entry form on our website. This contest window gives you two weeks to complete it so hopefully it is more convenient for your busy spring schedule.. The dates next spring are April 1 – April 12, 201. Thank you so much for your participation and we look forward to having you again this spring or next fall.


7th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 2 Weyauwega Middle School Weyauwega, Wisconsin 1329 97% 7 10
2 5 Baker Middle School Troy , Michigan 1278 94% 7 25
3 8 Boulan Park Middle School Troy, Michigan 1217 94% 7 18
4 13 St Hugo of the Hills (7th) Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 1178 94% 7 6
5 17 Wrightstown Middle School Wrightstown, Wisconsin 1152 93% 7 10
6 19 Westwood Intermediate Blaine, Minnesota 1139 93% 7 6
7 21 Chisago Lakes Middle School Lindstrom, Minnesota 1130 96% 7 9
8 23 New Richmond Middle School New Richmond, Wisconsin 1120 87% 7 8
9 26 Horace Mann Middle School Wausau, Wisconsin 1093 93% 7 8
10 28 St. Joan of Arc St. Clair Shores, Michigan 1086 85% 7 5
11 29 Valley Middle School Apple Valley, Minnesota 1085 87% 7
12 30 MCES-St. Mary Middle School Monroe, Michigan 1069 84% 7 9
13 31 Hopkins West Junior High Minnetonka, Minnesota 1068 91% 7 12
14 32 Elkhart Lake - Glenbeulah School Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin 1061 81% 7 4
15 35 Aquinas Middle School La Crosse, Wisconsin 1018 84% 7 16
16 37 Valley Middle School Apple Valley, Minnesota 1005 82% 7 13
17 38 Denmark Elementary Denmark, Wisconsin 1003 86% 7 4
18 43 St. Joan of Arc St. Clair Shores, Michigan 920 80% 7 3
19 45 Rice Lake Middle School (7/8) Rice Lake, Wisconsin 868 77% 7 3
20 46 Rice Lake Middle School (7/8) Rice Lake, Wisconsin 830 70% 7 4
21 47 Kent City Middle School Kent City, Michigan 816 67% 7 3
8th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 1 Boulan Park Middle School Troy, Michigan 1331 98% 8 54
2 3 Forsythe Middle School ANN ARBOR, Michigan 1300 98% 8 30
3 4 John Muir Middle School Wausau, Wisconsin 1294 97% 8 22
4 6 New Richmond Middle School New Richmond, Wisconsin 1231 89% 8 12
5 7 St. Hugo of the Hills (8th) Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 1222 93% 8 9
6 9 University of Detroit Jesuit Academy Detroit, Michigan 1216 93% 8 12
7 10 Kent City Middle School Kent City, Michigan 1196 93% 8 6
8 11 Valley Middle School Apple Valley, Minnesota 1194 90% 8 8
9 12 Aquinas Middle School La Crosse, Wisconsin 1184 93% 8 15
10 14 Larson Middle School Troy, Michigan 1175 92% 8 15
11 15 Weyauwega Middle School Weyauwega, Wisconsin 1169 87% 8 4
12 16 Valley Middle School Apple Valley, Minnesota 1153 89% 8 9
13 18 Horace Mann Middle School Wausau, Wisconsin 1145 93% 8 8
14 20 Hopkins West Junior High Minnetonka, Minnesota 1133 89% 8 12
15 22 St. Joan of Arc St. Clair Shores, Michigan 1128 91% 8 5
16 24 Hartland Middle School Hartland, Michigan 1117 91% 8 16
17 25 Holy Family School Grand Blanc, Michigan 1095 91% 8 3
18 27 Boyceville Middle School Boyceville, Wisconsin 1090 85% 8 11
19 33 Rice Lake Middle School (7/8) Rice Lake, Wisconsin 1037 89% 8 3
20 34 Newman Catholic Middle School Wausau, Wisconsin 1024 86% 8 6
21 36 Westwood Intermediate Blaine, Minnesota 1013 79% 8 3
22 39 St. Joan of Arc St. Clair Shores, Michigan 962 86% 8 5
23 40 Wrightstown Middle School Wrightstown, Wisconsin 954 82% 8 3
24 41 Chisago Lakes Middle School Lindstrom, Minnesota 953 83% 8 23
25 42 St. Joan of Arc St. Clair Shores, Michigan 941 81% 8 6
26 44 Elkhart Lake - Glenbeulah School Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin 903 77% 8 4
Teams Not Reported
Team / School City, State
New Richmond Middle School #6 New Richmond, Wisconsin
New Richmond Middle School #8 New Richmond, Wisconsin
Belleville Intermediate #2 Belleville, Wisconsin
Larson Middle School #7 Troy, Michigan
St. Joan of Arc Scool #6 St. Clair Shores, Michigan
St. Joan of Arc Scool #7 St. Clair Shores, Michigan
St. Joan of Arc Scool #8 St. Clair Shores, Michigan
St. Joan of Arc Scool #9 St. Clair Shores, Michigan
St. Joan of Arc Scool #10 St. Clair Shores, Michigan