Results for the 2017-2018 CORN BELT 5TH/6TH GRADE THINKING CAP QUIZ BOWL are in!

Teams from Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, and Ohio participated. We sincerely hope that you and your students had fun and learned some things too while participating with your team. Congratulations to all our 24 takers but especially to our winners! Based on enrollment, a team trophy and individual ribbons will be sent to the top team in each grade level after Thanksgiving break

The 5th grade 1st place trophy winner in the Corn Belt contest is Pleasant Hill School in Pleasant Hill, Missouri, with a great 1158. Pleasant Hill School also scored a super 1171, to make them the 6th grade Corn Belt Thinking Cap champions as well.

If you enjoy computer quiz bowls, we remind you can still register for our spring nationwide contest called America Answers which is held April 16 - April 27, 2018. Thank you very much for your participation—past and present!


5th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 2 Pleasant Hill Schools Pleasant Hill , Missouri 1158 92% 5 15
2 4 Dixie Bee Elementary Terre Haute, Indiana 1126 90% 5 23
3 6 Wilcoxson (Fairview Elementary) Columbia, Missouri 1080 89% 5 14
4 13 Northwestern Elementary West Salem, Ohio 980 84% 5 5
5 14 LT Ball Intermediate School Tipp City, Ohio 968 83% 5 7
6 15 Benjamin Franklin Elementary Vincennes, Indiana 945 86% 5 10
7 18 Sullivan Elementary School Sullivan, Indiana 870 76% 5 14
8 19 North Miami Elementary Denver, Indiana 842 75% 5 9
9 20 5th Grade (Southern Boone) Ashland, Missouri 806 74% 5 3
6th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 1 Pleasant Hill Schools Pleasant Hill , Missouri 1171 95% 6 9
2 3 Pleasant Hill Schools Pleasant Hill , Missouri 1150 89% 6 9
3 5 Hannah Beardsley Middle School Crystal Lake, Illinois 1097 89% 6 9
4 7 North Miami Elementary Denver, Indiana 1079 86% 6 11
5 8 Sullivan Middle School Sullivan, Indiana 1078 89% 6 20
6 9 St Joseph Cathedral School Jefferson City, Missouri 1075 88% 6 10
7 10 St. Anne Parish School Barrington, Illinois 1063 85% 6 9
8 11 Donnell Middle School Findlay, Ohio 1051 86% 6 21
9 12 6th Grade (Southern Boone) Ashland, Missouri 1038 86% 6 5
10 16 Christ Prince of Peace Manchester, Missouri 938 80% 6 20
11 17 Warren Central Elementary School West Lebanon, Indiana 923 84% 6 2
Teams Not Reported
Team / School City, State
Lewis Cass Elementary #2 Walton, Indiana