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Date/Time
Date(s) - 04/18/2020
8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Location
Fairfield Middle School
5121 Nine Mile Rd.
Richmond, VA 23223


International Academic Competitions is pleased to announce that its 2020 Richmond Regional Finals of the National History Bee and National Science Bee will be held at Fairfield Middle School in Richmond, VA on Saturday, April 18. This tournament will also feature the Richmond Regional Academic Bee, which is only open to any student competing in the History Bee or Science Bee that day. A schedule of the day’s events has been posted below.

Note: If you wish to compete at this tournament, you need to first have created an IAC Sponsor Account here, then register for the National History Bee and/or National Science Bee, and pass the Online Regional Qualifying Exam. Students who pass the Online Regional Qualifying Exam for either the History Bee or Science Bee or both and who are assigned to this regional site must then register for it online in advance of this tournament.

8:15 Doors Open, Check-in Begins
8:45 Please arrive by this time if you are competing in the History Bee!
9:00 History Bee Opening Meeting
9:30 History Bee – Round 1
10:00 History Bee – Round 2
10:30 History Bee – Round 3
11:00 History Bee – Round 4
11:30 Lunch
12:15 Please arrive by this time if you are competing in the Academic Bee (or by 11:45 if doing the Geography Exam)!
12:30 Academic Bee Opening Meeting
12:50 Academic Bee – Round 1
1:20 Academic Bee – Round 2
2:00 History Bee Finalists and Nationals Qualifiers Announced
2:25 History Bee Finals
3:00 Academic Bee Finalists and Nationals Qualifiers Announced
3:20 Academic Bee Finals
3:30 Please arrive by this time if you are competing in the Science Bee (or by 3:00 if doing the Geography Exam)!
3:50 Science Bee Opening Meeting
4:15 Science Bee Round 1
4:45 Science Bee Round 2
5:15 Science Bee Round 3
6:00 Science Bee Finalists and Nationals Qualifiers Announced
6:20 Science Bee Finals
6:45 End

Competing students play 3 of the 4 History Bee Preliminary Rounds; during their bye round they can take the E Set National Qualifying Exam for the US Geography Championships and International Geography Bee. Students competing in the Academic Bee and Science Bee can take the F Set USGC and IGB Qualifying Exam during Lunch. Students competing in the Science Bee (but not the Academic Bee or History Bee) can take the F Set Exam during the Academic Bee Finals.

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Report from the 2018-19 tournament

Thank you to all who attended the 2019 Richmond Regional Final at Fairfield Middle School, and congratulations to all our Nationals and Worlds Qualifiers!

Thanks also to Nancy Pierpont for hosting and to all of the staff who helped make this tournament possible!

Links to the final standings are posted below.

2019 Richmond Regional Finals History Bee Results – Combined

2019 Richmond Regional Finals Academic Bee Results – Combined

2019 Richmond Regional Finals Science Bee Results – Combined

2019 Richmond Regional Finals Geography Exam Results