Area high school students compete at 29th Annual Scholar Bowl

MCC-Maple Woods has been hosting the Scholar Bowl, an academic contest for local high school students, for nearly three decades. The competition was started by former instructors to encourage high school students to embrace challenging material.

12-14 teams from area high schools compete each year for academic supremacy, including Excelsior Springs, Fort Osage, Lawson, Liberty, Liberty North, North Kansas City, Oak Park, Park Hill, Platte County, Savannah, Smithville, St. Pius X, Truman, and Winnetonka.

This year’s repeat champion is North Kansas City high school. Congrats!


Runners up include Liberty, Smithville and Savannah.