The Regional Qualifiers of the 2021 edition of the National Science & Maths Quiz are underway.
To ensure that only the best represent the Upper West Region at the National Championship, there would be a champion of champions, where winners from this first stage of the competition would compete again in two contests.
The two winners, together with the three highest runners-up, would represent the Region at the National Championship.
With schools competing for qualification slots across the country, here’s a rundown of the contests that took place on Day One (3rd May 2021) in the Upper West Region.
The Upper West Regional Qualifiers opened with a stellar performance by the gentlemen from St. Francis Xavier Junior Seminary SHS.
They won their contest against Nandom SHS and Tumu SHTS effortlessly, with a 29-point margin.
Also, The four winners, together with the three winners from Day 2’s contest, would participate in two contests on May 4, 2021, to select five schools to represent the Region at the National Championship.
The five schools would comprise the two winners of the individual contests and three highest runners-up.
This structure of qualifiers is to ensure that only the best represent the Upper West Region at the National Championship.
The National Science & Maths Quiz seeks to promote the study of Science and Mathematics in Ghana.
This programme has been popular at unearthing local young scholarly talent since 1993 and was adjudged the CIMG TV Programme of the Year 2017.