Quiz bowlers, here are your results for the 2016-2017 NORTHEAST 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. Teams from Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania participated. Congratulations to all our 54 takers but especially to our winners! Based on enrollment, a team trophy and individual ribbons will be sent to the first and second place teams in each grade level next week.

The team from Lansing Middle School in Lansing, New York won first place in the 5th grade division of the Northeast Thinking Cap Quiz Bowl. Their 5th grade high score was a fine 1347. Second place in 5th grade was won by Lynnewood Elementary in Havertown, Pennsylvania with a great 1219. A super 6th grade score of 1336 won a first team trophy and ribbons for Middlesex Middle School in Darlen, Connecticut. We have a tie for second place in the 6th grade division with French Creek Elementary in Pottstown, Pennsylvania and Central Columbia Middle School in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania with their nice 1273. Congratulations!

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 - 28, 2017. Entry forms are available on our website. Thank you very much for your participation-past and present!


5th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 1 Lansing Middle School Lansing, New York 1347 97% 5 18
2 11 Lynnewood Elementary Havertown, Pennsylvania 1219 94% 5 5
3 12 Somerville School Ridgewood, New Jersey 1205 94% 5 7
4 14 Selinsgrove Intermediate School Selinsgrove , Pennsylvania 1193 94% 5 16
5 17 Morse Pond School Falmouth, Massachusetts 1168 91% 5 6
6 24 Chestnutwald Elementary Ardmore, Pennsylvania 1138 93% 5 7
7 26 Chatham Park Elementary Havertown, Pennsylvania 1117 87% 5 8
8 28 Coopertown School Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 1108 89% 5 7
9 29 Nellie Bennett Point Pleasant, New Jersey 1105 88% 5 6
10 30 Manoa Elementary Havertown, Pennsylvania 1097 87% 5 12
11 31 Jacksonville Elementary Phoenix, Maryland 1095 90% 5 9
12 35 Ocean Roads Elementary Point Pleasant, New Jersey 1067 86% 5 6
13 36 French Creek Elem. Pottstown, Pennsylvania 1066 88% 5 5
14 37 West Deptford Middle School West Deptford, New Jersey 1055 84% 5 7
15 38 Ridge School Ridgewood, New Jersey 1050 84% 5 4
16 39 Ridge School Ridgewood, New Jersey 1047 87% 5 5
17 41 Ridge School Ridgewood, New Jersey 979 81% 5 4
18 42 Memorial School -- Washington Borough Schools Washington, New Jersey 956 81% 5 10
19 43 Ridge School Ridgewood, New Jersey 904 72% 5 5
20 44 Ridge School Ridgewood, New Jersey 883 77% 5 5
21 45 Ridge School Ridgewood, New Jersey 822 69% 5 5
22 46 Mahantongo Valley Elementary Klingerstown, Pennsylvania 813 77% 5 9
23 47 Ridge School Ridgewood, New Jersey 807 70% 5 5
24 48 Hegins-Hubley Elementary Valley View, Pennsylvania 806 81% 5 10
25 49 Westernport Elementary Westernport, Maryland 777 73% 5 7
6th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 2 Middlesex Middle School Darien, Connecticut 1338 97% 6 10
2 3 French Creek Elem. Pottstown, Pennsylvania 1273 95% 6 7
2 3 Central Columbia Middle School Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 1273 95% 6 9
3 4 Eagle View Middle School Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 1264 95% 6 21
4 5 Summitview Elementary Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 1257 95% 6 8
5 6 Park Forest Middle School State College, Pennsylvania 1252 94% 6 27
6 7 Murray Avenue School Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania 1249 93% 6 15
7 8 Roselle Park Middle School Roselle Park, New Jersey 1245 95% 6 31
8 9 Lamberton Middle School - 6th grade Carlisle , Pennsylvania 1234 95% 6 7
9 10 Lansing Middle School Lansing, New York 1233 97% 6 10
10 13 Mount Nittany Middle School State College, Pennsylvania 1201 93% 6 12
11 15 Academy of Our Lady Glen Rock, New Jersey 1192 94% 6 33
12 16 Wilson Middle School - 6th grade Carlisle , Pennsylvania 1171 94% 6 10
13 18 CE. McCall Middle School Montoursville, Pennsylvania 1163 91% 6 10
14 19 Nardin Academy Buffalo, New York 1163 88% 6 5
15 20 Brielle School Brielle, New Jersey 1159 90% 6 4
16 21 Morse Pond School Falmouth, Massachusetts 1149 89% 6 6
17 22 Warren M. S. Warren, New Jersey 1147 89% 6 8
18 23 Good Hope Middle School Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 1146 91% 6 10
19 25 Hegins-Hubley Elementary Valley View, Pennsylvania 1128 93% 6 8
20 27 Paxon Hollow Middle School Broomall, Pennsylvania 1114 93% 6 13
21 32 Memorial School -- Washington Borough Schools Washington, New Jersey 1080 90% 6 8
22 33 West Deptford Middle School West Deptford, New Jersey 1078 89% 6 15
23 34 Beaver Falls Middle School Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania 1078 86% 6 8
24 40 Mahantongo Valley Elementary Klingerstown, Pennsylvania 1011 83% 6 5
Teams Not Reported
Team / School City, State
Woodside Elementary School River Vale, New Jersey
Roberge Elementary School River Vale, New Jersey
Stillwater Township School #2 Stillwater, New Jersey
Stillwater Township School #3 Stillwater, New Jersey