Here are the results for the sixty teams from Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania who signed up for the 2016-2017 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 Middlesex Middle School in Darien, Connecticut with a great score of 1283. Waynesboro Area Elementary/Middle Schools in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania will be the home of the second place trophy in the 7th grade pool for their nice 1239.

An excellent score of 1274 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 Lansing Middle School in Lansing, New York is our 2nd place winner for their fine 1251 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 10 - 21, 2017. 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 1 Middlesex Middle School Darien, Connecticut 1283 94% 7 14
2 5 Waynesboro Area Elementary /Middle Schools Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 1239 94% 7 10
3 6 Mount Nittany Middle School State College, Pennsylvania 1228 96% 7 30
4 11 Lansing Middle School Lansing, New York 1183 93% 7 24
5 15 Good Hope Middle School Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 1123 89% 7 20
6 16 Downingtown M. S. Downingtown, Pennsylvania 1121 86% 7 5
7 17 Murray Avenue School Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania 1119 90% 7 11
8 23 Eagle View Middle School Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 1089 87% 7 23
9 26 Lamberton Middle School Carlisle , Pennsylvania 1082 86% 7 13
10 27 Paxon Hollow Middle School Broomall, Pennsylvania 1078 86% 7 16
11 30 Wilson Middle School Carlisle , Pennsylvania 1063 87% 7 7
12 31 Warren M. S. Warren, New Jersey 1059 83% 7 7
13 34 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 1048 84% 7 7
14 37 Tioga Middle School Tioga Center, New York 1031 82% 7 5
15 39 Catasauqua M.S. Catasauqua, Pennsylvania 1028 82% 7 17
16 41 West Deptford Middle School West Deptford, New Jersey 1014 81% 7 14
17 42 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 1010 82% 7 6
18 50 Southern Regional M. S.-Phillips Manahawkin, New Jersey 919 78% 7 5
19 53 Southern Regional M.S.-Patterson Manahawkin, New Jersey 878 76% 7 5
20 54 Southern Regional M. S. -Chapter Manahawkin, New Jersey 870 72% 7 5
21 55 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 867 80% 7 5
22 56 Southern Regional M. S. -Smith Manahawkin, New Jersey 855 79% 7 5
23 57 Sparta Middle School Sparta, New Jersey 811 71% 7 1
8th Grade Results
Rank Overall School City, State Score Percent Grade #Members
1 2 Middlesex Middle School Darien, Connecticut 1274 97% 8 14
2 3 Lansing Middle School Lansing, New York 1251 95% 8 1
3 4 Park Forest Middle School State College, Pennsylvania 1241 93% 8 20
4 7 Good Hope Middle School Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 1204 92% 8 22
5 8 Galloway Twp Middle School Galloway, New Jersey 1188 90% 8 18
6 9 Warren M. S. Warren, New Jersey 1187 89% 8 9
7 10 Eagle View Middle School Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 1185 93% 8 23
8 12 Downingtown M. S. Downingtown, Pennsylvania 1182 94% 8 3
9 13 Lamberton Middle School Carlisle , Pennsylvania 1173 86% 8 7
10 14 Academy of Our Lady Glen Rock, New Jersey 1127 87% 8 22
11 18 Wilson Middle School Carlisle , Pennsylvania 1117 89% 8 7
12 19 Murray Avenue School Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania 1108 86% 8 20
13 20 CE. McCall Middle School Montoursville, Pennsylvania 1106 88% 8 10
14 21 Southern Regional M. S. -Reynolds Manahawkin, New Jersey 1104 85% 8 5
15 22 Beaver Falls Middle School Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania 1101 90% 8 15
16 24 East Pennsboro Middle School Enola, Pennsylvania 1087 88% 8 9
17 25 Green Brook Middle School Greenbrook, New Jersey 1082 87% 8 26
18 28 Paxon Hollow Middle School Broomall, Pennsylvania 1077 81% 8 16
19 29 Holy Trinity School McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania 1072 84% 8 5
20 32 Brielle School Brielle, New Jersey 1056 87% 8 18
21 33 Sparta Middle School Sparta, New Jersey 1056 85% 8 8
22 35 Eisenhower Middle School Succasunna, New Jersey 1043 84% 8 11
23 36 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 1038 81% 8 5
24 38 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 1030 80% 8 3
25 40 Southern Regional M. S.-Phillips Manahawkin, New Jersey 1019 84% 8 5
26 43 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 1004 84% 8 6
27 44 Wanaque Elementary Wanaque, New Jersey 997 81% 8 14
28 45 Southern Regional M. S.-Cosentino Manahawkin, New Jersey 992 79% 8 5
28 45 West Deptford Middle School West Deptford, New Jersey 992 79% 8 19
29 46 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 956 78% 8 4
30 47 Kittatinny Regional School Newton, New Jersey 948 76% 8 4
31 48 Waynesboro Area Elementary /Middle Schools Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 947 79% 8 8
32 49 Southern Regional M. S. - Beckett Manahawkin, New Jersey 939 82% 8 6
33 51 Tioga Middle School Tioga Center, New York 902 74% 8 3
34 52 Southern Regional M. S.-Brown Manahawkin, New Jersey 878 78% 8 10
Teams Not Reported
Team / School City, State
Haskell School #2 Haskell, New Jersey
Southern Regional M.S.-Dalon #2 Manahawkin, New Jersey