Quiz bowlers, here are your results for the 2016-2017 IOWA 5TH/6TH GRADE THINKING CAP QUIZ BOWL!

We sincerely hope that you and your students had fun and learned some things too while participating with your team. Congratulations to all our 82 takers but especially to our winners! Based on enrollment, a team trophy and individual ribbons will be sent to the top 2 teams in each grade level next week.

The 5th grade trophy winner is Colfax-Mingo Community School in Colfax with an outstanding 1188. Bettendorf Middle School in Bettendorf will be the home of the second place trophy for their nice 1180.

Van Meter School in Van Meter scored a fantastic 1277 to make them the 6th grade champions in Iowa. Second place was secured by a super 1202 score and 95% correct by the team from Sioux Center Middle School in Sioux Center.

If you enjoy computer quiz bowls, we remind you can still register for our spring nationwide contest called America Answers which is held April 17 – April 28. Thank you very much for your participation—past and present!


5th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 5 COLFAX-MINGO CSD COLFAX, Iowa 1188 93% 5 5
2 7 Bettendorf Middle School Bettendorf, Iowa 1180 92% 5 8
3 9 West Branch Middle School West Branch, Iowa 1168 92% 5 8
4 12 Sioux Center Middle School Sioux Center, Iowa 1136 94% 5 6
5 18 Sacred Heart School West Des Moines , Iowa 1100 88% 5 13
6 20 BONDURANT-FARRAR MIDDLE SCHOOL BONDURANT, Iowa 1097 85% 5 15
7 25 Fort Dodge Middle School Fort Dodge, Iowa 1080 90% 5 14
8 26 Bettendorf Middle School Bettendorf, Iowa 1077 86% 5 8
9 30 Van Meter School Van Meter, Iowa 1062 93% 5 1
10 32 Lincoln Elementary Spencer, Iowa 1061 85% 5 12
11 34 Bettendorf Middle School Bettendorf, Iowa 1055 88% 5 18
12 35 Hampton-Dumont Middle School Hampton, Iowa 1053 85% 5 14
13 38 DIKE-NEW HARTFORD ELEMENTARY Dike, Iowa 1040 83% 5 2
14 41 Odebolt-Arthur/Battle Creek-Ida Grove Schools Odebolt, Iowa 1028 87% 5 2
15 43 Mediapolis Schools Mediapolis, Iowa 1011 82% 5 12
16 44 Pocahontas Area CSD Pomeroy, Iowa 1002 84% 5 11
17 47 South Hamilton Elementary School Jewell, Iowa 991 83% 5 14
18 54 Woodbury-Central Moville, Iowa 957 81% 5 5
19 56 Greene County Intermediate School Grand Junction, Iowa 946 82% 5 9
20 58 HARTLEY-MELVIN-SANBORN MIDDLE SCHOOL SANBORN, Iowa 934 79% 5 5
21 59 Lisbon Lisbon, Iowa 932 77% 5
22 60 Rock Run Elementary Iowa Falls, Iowa 928 80% 5 4
23 64 St. Thomas Aquinas School Webster City, Iowa 907 81% 5 6
24 69 WEST MARSHALL MIDDLE SCHOOL STATE CENTER, Iowa 870 79% 5 11
25 73 Iowa Valley Community Schools Marengo, Iowa 775 66% 5 1
26 74 CLARINDA MIDDLE SCHOOL CLARINDA, Iowa 757 66% 5 1
6th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 1 Van Meter School Van Meter, Iowa 1277 97% 6 15
2 2 Sioux Center Middle School Sioux Center, Iowa 1202 95% 6 7
3 3 Guthrie Center Elementary Guthrie Center, Iowa 1202 92% 6 5
4 4 Sacred Heart School West Des Moines , Iowa 1190 91% 6 8
5 6 West Branch Middle School West Branch, Iowa 1184 96% 6 7
6 8 Mary Welsh Elementary Williamsburg, Iowa 1171 92% 6 14
7 10 Mediapolis Schools Mediapolis, Iowa 1164 89% 6 12
8 11 Pocahontas Area CSD Pomeroy, Iowa 1142 91% 6 9
9 13 CLARINDA MIDDLE SCHOOL CLARINDA, Iowa 1127 86% 6 6
10 14 Odebolt-Arthur/Battle Creek-Ida Grove Schools Odebolt, Iowa 1118 89% 6 1
11 15 WEST BEND-MALLARD SCHOOL WEST BEND, Iowa 1117 86% 6 10
12 16 South Hamilton Elementary School Jewell, Iowa 1102 89% 6 8
13 17 Bettendorf Middle School Bettendorf, Iowa 1101 90% 6 5
14 19 Fort Dodge Middle School Fort Dodge, Iowa 1098 92% 6 8
15 21 Lisbon Lisbon, Iowa 1094 89% 6
16 22 Mount Vernon Middle School Mt. Vernon, Iowa 1089 87% 6 20
17 23 COLFAX-MINGO CSD COLFAX, Iowa 1085 89% 6 6
18 24 EXIRA-EHK SCHOOLS EXIRA, Iowa 1081 90% 6 11
19 27 WEST MARSHALL MIDDLE SCHOOL STATE CENTER, Iowa 1067 85% 6 9
20 28 Roland-Story Middle School Roland, Iowa 1066 88% 6 11
21 29 Urderwood Middle School Underwood, Iowa 1064 90% 6 9
22 31 Odebolt-Arthur/Battle Creek-Ida Grove Schools Odebolt, Iowa 1062 85% 6 4
23 33 Red Oak Middle School Red Oak, Iowa 1058 92% 6 10
24 36 Bettendorf Middle School Bettendorf, Iowa 1051 86% 6 6
25 37 Moravia Elementary Moravia, Iowa 1042 87% 6 10
26 39 AKRON-WESTFIELD SCHOOL AKRON, Iowa 1035 83% 6 2
27 40 MISSOURI VALLEY COMM SCHOOLS MISSOURI VALLEY, Iowa 1034 87% 6 9
28 42 Diagonal Community School Diagonal, Iowa 1015 84% 6 3
29 45 Central Community School Elkader, Iowa 1000 86% 6 7
30 46 Audubon Community School Audubon, Iowa 999 87% 6 4
31 48 Woodbury-Central Moville, Iowa 981 81% 6 5
32 49 St. Thomas Aquinas School Webster City, Iowa 971 83% 6 4
33 50 Bettendorf Middle School Bettendorf, Iowa 971 79% 6 6
34 51 Bettendorf Middle School Bettendorf, Iowa 966 84% 6 5
35 52 Bennett Elementary Bennett, Iowa 964 74% 6 7
36 53 Greene County Intermediate School Grand Junction, Iowa 961 81% 6 4
37 55 Waukon Middle School Waukon, Iowa 956 83% 6 6
38 57 MORNING SUN ELEMENTARY MORNING SUN, Iowa 944 84% 6 4
39 61 HARTLEY-MELVIN-SANBORN MIDDLE SCHOOL SANBORN, Iowa 926 81% 6 7
40 62 Bettendorf Middle School Bettendorf, Iowa 924 73% 6 4
41 63 Iowa Valley Community Schools Marengo, Iowa 921 78% 6 3
42 65 South Central Calhoun Middle School Rockwell City, Iowa 898 82% 6 8
43 66 Bettendorf Middle School Bettendorf, Iowa 880 77% 6 4
44 67 Schleswig Community Schools Schleswig, Iowa 878 72% 6 2
45 68 Bettendorf Middle School Bettendorf, Iowa 872 80% 6 6
46 70 Clay Central / Everly Royal, Iowa 865 79% 6 6
47 71 United Community Schools Boone, Iowa 862 79% 6 3
48 72 Audubon Community School Audubon, Iowa 833 78% 6 4
49 75 Cam Middle School Team 2 Massena, Iowa 740 73% 6 18
50 76 Audubon Community School Audubon, Iowa 738 68% 6 4
51 77 Schleswig Community Schools Schleswig, Iowa 714 62% 6 4
52 78 CAM Middle School Team 1 Massena, Iowa 672 70% 6 18
Teams Not Reported
Team / School City, State
Knoxville Middle School #2 Knoxville, Iowa
Northstar Elementary School #2 Knoxville, Iowa
Carlisle Middle School #3 Carlisle , Iowa
Carlisle Middle School #4 Carlisle , Iowa