Here are the results for the fifty-seven teams from Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania who signed up for the 2017-2018 NORTHEAST 7TH/8TH GRADE THINKING CAP QUIZ BOWL. We will be awarding a trophy and ribbons for 2 places in both 7th grade and 8th grade. Congratulations to our winning teams on a contest well taken! We hope they and all the rest had a good time and learned a bit in the process.

Winning 1st place in 7th grade is the team from Downingtown Middle School in Downingtown, Pennsylvania with a great score of 1226. Eagle View Middle School in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania will be the home of the second place trophy in the 7th grade pool for their nice 1213.

An awesome score of 1356 means that the team from Middlesex Middle School in Darien, Connecticut won 1st place bragging rights in the 8th grade pool. The 8th grade team from Nittany Middle School in State College, Pennsylvania is our 2nd place winner for their super 1332 score.

We will mail out the trophies and ribbons in about a week.

If your students enjoyed this contest, we’d love to have you participate in our spring, nationwide internet contest called America Answers. You can find information and a printable form on our website. This contest gives you a 2 week period of time to complete it so it is convenient for your busy schedule. The dates this year are April 19 - 20, 2018. Thank you so much for your participation and kind words. We love working with you and your students.


7th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 5 Downingtown M. S. Downingtown, Pennsylvania 1226 96% 7 9
2 8 Eagle View Middle School Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 1213 94% 7 19
3 13 Middlesex Middle School Darien, Connecticut 1198 95% 7 9
4 16 Warren Middle School Warren, New Jersey 1158 92% 7 7
5 17 Murray Avenue School Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania 1157 91% 7 14
6 18 Brielle School Brielle, New Jersey 1153 90% 7 22
7 21 Wilson Middle School Carlisle , Pennsylvania 1137 95% 7 8
8 23 Good Hope Middle School Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 1124 90% 7 17
9 27 Waynesboro Area Elementary /Middle Schools Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 1113 91% 7 10
10 29 Lamberton Middle School Carlisle , Pennsylvania 1074 91% 7 10
11 37 Southern Regional M. S. -Sicoli Manahawkin, New Jersey 973 81% 7 6
12 41 Southern Regional M.S.-Patterson Manahawkin, New Jersey 945 75% 7 6
13 42 Paxon Hollow Middle School Broomall, Pennsylvania 918 84% 7 20
14 43 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 901 77% 7 12
15 44 Catasauqua M.S. Catasauqua, Pennsylvania 893 79% 7 10
16 45 Southern Regional M. S.-Phillips Manahawkin, New Jersey 892 77% 7 6
17 46 West Deptford Middle School West Deptford, New Jersey 859 76% 7 10
18 49 Tioga Middle School Tioga Center, New York 752 66% 7 2
19 50 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 704 61% 7 11
8th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 1 Middlesex Middle School Darien, Connecticut 1356 98% 8 14
2 2 Mount Nittany Middle School State College, Pennsylvania 1332 98% 8 12
3 3 Park Forest Middle School State College, Pennsylvania 1280 95% 8 12
4 4 Murray Avenue School Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania 1240 96% 8 13
5 6 Wilson Middle School Carlisle , Pennsylvania 1222 95% 8 6
6 7 Downingtown M. S. Downingtown, Pennsylvania 1216 97% 8 4
7 9 Waynesboro Area Elementary /Middle Schools Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 1212 92% 8 9
8 10 Warren Middle School Warren, New Jersey 1211 93% 8 10
9 11 East Pennsboro Middle School Enola, Pennsylvania 1208 94% 8 11
10 12 Galloway Twp Middle School Galloway, New Jersey 1201 95% 8 12
11 14 Eagle View Middle School Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 1184 92% 8 10
12 15 Academy of Our Lady Glen Rock, New Jersey 1175 90% 8 17
13 19 Woodrow Wilson MS Edison, New Jersey 1145 91% 8 14
14 20 CE. McCall Middle School Montoursville, Pennsylvania 1142 90% 8 12
15 22 Tioga Middle School Tioga Center, New York 1136 88% 8 6
16 24 Sparta Middle School Sparta, New Jersey 1122 93% 8 17
17 25 Good Hope Middle School Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 1116 89% 8 15
18 26 Holy Trinity School McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania 1116 84% 8 9
19 28 Lamberton Middle School Carlisle , Pennsylvania 1100 85% 8 6
20 30 Southern Regional M. S.-Cosentino Manahawkin, New Jersey 1062 86% 8 6
21 31 Paxon Hollow Middle School Broomall, Pennsylvania 1060 84% 8 19
22 32 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 1037 92% 8 5
23 33 West Deptford Middle School West Deptford, New Jersey 1021 81% 8 13
24 34 Southern Regional M.S.-Hart Manahawkin, New Jersey 997 87% 8 6
25 35 Southern Regional M. S. - Beckett Manahawkin, New Jersey 992 78% 8 6
26 36 Beaver Falls Middle School Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania 986 80% 8 16
27 38 Wanaque Elementary Wanaque, New Jersey 956 78% 8 7
28 39 Eisenhower Middle School Succasunna, New Jersey 953 82% 8 8
29 40 Southern Regional M. S. -Smith Manahawkin, New Jersey 952 77% 8 7
30 47 Haskell School Haskell, New Jersey 855 70% 8 8
31 48 Southern Regional M. S.-Brown Manahawkin, New Jersey 754 74% 8 8
Teams Not Reported
Team / School City, State
Brielle School #6 Brielle, New Jersey
Haskell School #2 Haskell, New Jersey
Apollo-Ridge Schools #3 Spring Church, Pennsylvania
Kittatinny Regional School #5 Newton, New Jersey
Woodrow Wilson MS #3 Edison, New Jersey
False Southern Regional M. S. -Sicoli #2 Manahawkin, New Jersey
Sparta Middle School #2 Sparta, New Jersey