Your results for the 2018-2019 GREAT PLAINS 5TH/6TH GRADE THINKING CAP QUIZ BOWL are in!

We sincerely hope that you and your students had fun and learned some things too while your team(s) participated. Teams from Kansas and Nebraska participated this year. Congratulations to all our 42 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. We try to mail out the trophies the week after the contest.

The 5th grade champion is the team from Wheatland Elementary School in Wichita, Kansas, for their great 1198 score.

A super 1316 secured 1st place in 6th grade for Holdrege Middle School in Holdrege, Nebraska 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 8 – April 19, 2019. Thank you very much for your participation—past and present!


5th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 7 Wheatland Elementary School Wichita, Kansas 1198 90% 5 10
2 11 St. John Lutheran School Seward, Nebraska 1110 91% 5 16
3 12 Sunflower Elementary Andover, Kansas 1108 90% 5 10
4 16 Shoemaker Elementary Grand Island, Nebraska 1072 88% 5 8
5 17 Dodge Elementary Grand Island, Nebraska 1066 91% 5 17
6 19 Newell Elementary Grand Island, Nebraska 1064 85% 5 8
7 20 Robert Martin Elementary Wichita, Kansas 1051 91% 5 7
8 22 Cottonwood Elementary Andover, Kansas 1022 88% 5 10
9 24 Gates Elementary Grand Island, Nebraska 1006 82% 5 8
10 25 Meadowlark Elementary Andover, Kansas 987 82% 5 10
11 26 Aurora Elementary Aurora, Nebraska 984 83% 5 8
12 30 Eisenhower Elementary Norton, Kansas 935 82% 5 10
13 32 Shoemaker Elementary Grand Island, Nebraska 927 84% 5 8
14 33 Prairie Creek Elementary Andover, Kansas 901 83% 5 9
15 34 Winside Public Winside, Nebraska 877 75% 5 7
16 35 Winside Public Winside, Nebraska 855 81% 5 7
17 36 Lincoln Elementary Grand Island, Nebraska 793 70% 5 1
18 37 Engleman Elementary Grand Island, Nebraska 792 72% 5 13
19 38 Wasmer Elementary Grand Island, Nebraska 781 69% 5 10
20 40 Chadron Middle School Chadron, Nebraska 711 64% 5 6
6th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 1 Holdrege Middle School Holdrege, Nebraska 1316 95% 6 10
2 2 Kiewit Middle School Omaha, Nebraska 1300 96% 6 8
3 3 Andover Middle School Andover, Kansas 1269 98% 6 12
4 4 Aubry Bend Middle School Overland Park, Kansas 1250 98% 6 8
5 5 Gretna Middle School Gretna, Nebraska 1221 93% 6 5
6 6 St. Paul Public School ST Paul, Nebraska 1200 92% 6 8
7 8 Aubry Bend Middle School Overland Park, Kansas 1178 96% 6 8
8 9 Westridge Middle School Grand Island, Nebraska 1138 89% 6 6
9 10 Chadron Middle School Chadron, Nebraska 1118 89% 6 6
10 13 Gretna Aspen Creek Middle School Omaha, Nebraska 1101 84% 6 5
11 14 Westridge Middle School Grand Island, Nebraska 1082 85% 6 6
12 15 Westridge Middle School Grand Island, Nebraska 1080 88% 6 5
13 18 Eisenhower Elementary Norton, Kansas 1064 89% 6 11
14 21 Silver Lake elementary School Bladen, Nebraska 1031 87% 6 10
15 23 Walnut Middle School Grand Island, Nebraska 1011 88% 6 6
16 27 R. J. Barr Middle School Grand Island, Nebraska 979 80% 6 5
17 28 R. J. Barr Middle School Grand Island, Nebraska 974 81% 6 4
18 29 Winside Public Winside, Nebraska 953 78% 6 7
19 31 Sandy Creek Middle School Clay Center, Nebraska 929 81% 6 7
20 39 R. J. Barr Middle School Grand Island, Nebraska 776 73% 6 2
21 41 Marysville Elementary Marysville, Kansas 646 55% 6 1
22 42 Winside Public Winside, Nebraska 605 58% 6 7
Teams Not Reported
Team / School City, State