FAIRS AND CONTESTS CALENDAR (as of Nov. 2008. Double check for accuracy. Jill Parker is the coordinator at the board office.)

MATH FIELD DAY

List of school participants by January 8, 2009

County Math Field Day at the Augusta Church of Christ

4-5 Grade Math Field Day-January 14, 2009 (snow date January 21)

6-8 Grade Math Field Day-January 15, 2009 (snow date January 28)

Regional Math Field Day-

State Math Field Day-April 24, 25, 2009

SOCIAL STUDIES FAIR

Please note the change in social studies fair. There will be a regional fair and only the first place winners from regional will go to the state social studies fair.

List of school participants and project title by February 20, 2009

County Social Studies Fairs at the Augusta Church of Christ

Division I Social Studies Fair-March 5, (snow date: March 12, 2009)

Division II Social Studies Fair-March 6, (snow date: March 13, 2009)

Division III Social Studies Fair-TBA at Hampshire High School

Regional Social Studies Fair April 25, 2009 (?)

State Social Studies Fair May 8, 2009

SCIENCE FAIR

County Junior Science Fair (Grades 6-8) at Augusta Church of Christ: February 5, 2009

(Snow Date February 12, 2009)

Regional Junior Science Fair: at Shepherd College

County Senior Science Fair: TBA at Hampshire High School

Regional Senior Science Fair: Keyser, March 10, 2009

(Applications Due February 27, 2009)

State Senior Science Fair March 21, 2009

SPELLING BEE

At Hampshire High School Auditorium

Elementary Team Competition-May 21, 2009, 6:30 pm

Middle School Individual Competition- May 21, 2009 7:30 pm

YOUNG WRITERS CONTEST

All levels, 1-12th grade; Entries due January 30, 2009

Judging will be take place at Frostburg State College

County Young Writers’ Awards Ceremony: TBA

State Level-Deadline for entry submission:

State Ceremony: University of Charleston

GOLDEN HORSESHOE

County Level Essay Question-

County Level On-Line Test-(April 1-9, 2009)