TSD has a wide variety of robotics opportunities available for kids from grade three through grade twelve. If you'd like to see this first hand, mark the next TSD Robotics Expo Event on your calendar.
|Spelling Bee:||Schools have their own school-wide spelling bees. Top finishers from each school are eligible to compete in district spelling bees. Separate district bees are held for middle school and elementary school. Contact your child's school for information on his/her school spelling bee. |
Odyssey of the Mind:
|Odyssey of the Mind (OM) is a creative competition for students in K-12. Teams work together to craft unique solutions to questions and scenarios posed by the OM organization. |
|Chess:||Two chess competitions are district-sponsored each year for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade:|
Questions on tournaments? Contact Brian Lindsey
Questions about getting involved?
|Math Counts:||A national math competition for middle school students. MathCounts involves students in team and/or individual competitions. The MathCounts school competition was held on February 5, 2011. The regional competition was held at Colorado State Universtiy on February 26, 2011, and the state competition will be held at University of Denver on March 12, 2011. The top five competitors at state win a half-tuition scholarship to DU or the Colorado School of Mines. Questions? Contact Cheryl Gillpatrick|
Shadows in the Arts:
|Students in grades 5-12 are nominated for participation by the art teachers at their schools. Students then gather at a local school for a workshop sponsored by a local artist. Students learn about the medium in which their artists specialize. Previous workshops have taught students about watercolors, drawing, sculpting, and more. |
District Science Fair:
|Students in K-12 are welcome to participate in the Second Annual TSD Science Fair. Project categories include Animal Sciences, Behavioral & Social Sciences, Chemistry, Earth & Space Sciences, Energy & Tranportation, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Mathematics & Computer Sciences, Medicine & Health, Microbiology, Physics, and Plant Sciences. |