Extracurricular Activities

Please note: **Middle school athletics, band, and orchestra are offered through the Yankton School District.

The MATHCOUNTS Competition Program

MATHCOUNTS provides the extra incentive and perfect atmosphere for students to push themselves to achieve more in mathematics. Consisting of fun and creative problems that promote critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, the MATHCOUNTS competitions have written and oral rounds, as well as individual and team components. Though challenging and non-routine, the competition problems focus on the 6th through 8th grade standards of the National Council of Teachers in Mathematics. The MATHCOUNTS team is coached by Mrs. Kim Olson.

Science Olympiad Competition Program

What is Science Olympiad?

Science Olympiad is an international non-profit organization devoted to improving the quality of science education, increasing student interest in science and providing recognition for outstanding achievement in science education by both students and teachers. South Dakota Science Olympiad is a program devoted to improving the quality of science education, increasing student interest in science, and providing recognition for outstanding achievement. The Science Olympiad team is coached by Ms. Rebecca Loutsch.