Bayard Rustin High School
|Bayard Rustin High School at a glance|
|Member of SO since||2007|
|Best finish, regionals||1st, 2016|
|Best finish, state||2nd, 2012, 2015-2017, 2019|
|Best finish, nationals||13th, 2016|
Bayard Rustin High School, located in West Chester, Pennsylvania, competes in the Southeast region of Pennsylvania. It was opened the school year 2006-2007, and their Science Olympiad program was started in that same year. It is one of three West Chester Area School District High Schools along with Henderson High School and West Chester East High School. The team has made nationals five times, in 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2019 placing 14th, 18th, 13th, 21st, and 16th respectively.
|Battle at Valley Forge||3rd||4th||1st||1st||2nd||3rd||2nd|
Bayard Rustin High School hosts the Rustin Invitational each year for B Division. The first invitational for B Division in Pennsylvania, a maximum of 48 schools can attend each year from regions such as Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Virginia, and Ohio. In 2015, the standard B Division events were run with the exception of Bottle Rocket, which did not run due to excessive wind and cold, as well as the trial events Invasive Species, Potions and Poisons, and Biology Blitz.