Results for the 2016-2017 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 25 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 Dixie Bee Elementary in Terre Haute, Indiana with an super 1230. Pleasant Hill School in Pleasant Hill, Missouri scored an outstanding 1302, to make them the 6th grade Corn Belt Thinking Cap champions.

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 2 Dixie Bee Elementary Terre Haute, Indiana 1230 95% 5 27
2 7 Pleasant Hill Schools Pleasant Hill , Missouri 1146 96% 5 10
3 8 Pleasant Hill Schools Pleasant Hill , Missouri 1118 93% 5 10
4 12 LT Ball Intermediate School Tipp City, Ohio 1037 89% 5 6
5 14 Northwestern Elementary West Salem, Ohio 1020 85% 5 8
6 17 Central Intermediate Wadsworth, Ohio 980 78% 5 24
7 18 Central Middle School Cape GIrardeau, Missouri 964 84% 5 14
8 19 Sullivan Elementary School Sullivan, Indiana 915 83% 5 13
9 20 Lincoln Elementary Cuyahoga Falls , Ohio 902 80% 5 13
10 21 Southern Boone R-1 Schools Ashland, Missouri 898 74% 5 5
11 22 North Miami Elementary Denver, Indiana 887 79% 5 9
12 23 Benjamin Franklin Elementary Vincennes, Indiana 842 78% 5 10
13 24 Princeton Community Intermediate Princeton, Indiana 763 69% 5 14
6th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 1 Pleasant Hill Schools Pleasant Hill , Missouri 1302 97% 6 15
2 3 St Joseph Cathedral School Jefferson City, Missouri 1221 98% 6 12
3 4 Central Middle School Cape GIrardeau, Missouri 1193 96% 6 9
4 5 Hannah Beardsley Middle School Crystal Lake, Illinois 1166 94% 6 12
5 6 Central Intermediate Wadsworth, Ohio 1152 87% 6 32
6 9 Sullivan Middle School Sullivan, Indiana 1086 92% 6 17
7 10 Southern Boone R-1 Schools Ashland, Missouri 1045 90% 6 7
8 11 Warren Central Elementary School West Lebanon, Indiana 1040 89% 6 27
9 13 Cair-Focus School Grandview, Missouri 1023 86% 6 6
10 15 North Miami Elementary Denver, Indiana 1009 81% 6 9
11 16 St. Anne School Barrington, Illinois 985 89% 6 6
Teams Not Reported
Team / School City, State
Sugar Grove Elementary #2 Terre Haute, Indiana