Mounds View High School
|Member of SO since||2002|
|Best finish, regionals||1st, 2017 (Most Recent Time)|
|Best finish, state||1st, 2017 (Most Recent Time)|
|Best finish, nationals||2nd, 2014|
Mounds View High School, located in Arden Hills, Minnesota, first competed in Science Olympiad during the 2001-2002 school year. It competed in the Bethel University Regional from 2002-2013 and began hosting a Regional Tournament in 2014.
Mounds View has won the Minnesota State Tournament 12 times, most recently in 2018, the most of any high school in Minnesota Science Olympiad history. At the 2014 National Tournament in Orlando, Florida, Mounds View finished 2nd, its highest national ranking ever.
A dash (--) indicates that the team did not qualify.
|Year||Place at States||Place at Nationals||National Medals|
|2004||1st||42nd||Designer Genes (5th), Dynamic Planet (4th), Physics Lab (3rd)|
|2005||1st||29th||Fermi Questions (3rd)|
|2006||1st||38th||Practical Data Solving (3rd)|
|2008||1st||28th||Ecology (2nd), Robot Ramble (6th), Flying Bird [trial] (6th), Junkyard Challenge [trial] (5th)|
|2011||1st||15th||Fossils (1st), Remote Sensing (6th)|
|2012||1st||22nd||Disease Detectives (6th)|
|2013||1st||7th||Designer Genes (3rd), Elastic Launched Glider (6th), Rocks & Minerals (1st)|
|2014||1st||2nd||Anatomy & Physiology (2nd), Boomilever (6th), Dynamic Planet (5th), Experimental Design (4th), Technical Problem Solving (3rd)|
|2015||1st||5th||Air Trajectory (2nd), Anatomy & Physiology (3rd), Chemistry Lab (5th), Compound Machines (2nd), Experimental Design (4th), Forensics (3rd), Scrambler (4th)|
|2016||1st||10th||Cell Biology (2nd), Chemistry Lab (6th), Disease Detectives (3rd), Electric Vehicle (1st), Wind Power (1st)|
|2017||1st||7th||Anatomy and Physiology (2nd), Dynamic Planet (2nd), Astronomy (3rd), Wind Power (3rd), Electric Vehicle (5th), Optics (5th), Robot Arm (6th), Indoor Bottle Rocket [trial] (1st)|
|2018||1st||5th||Forensics (1st), Hovercraft (1st), Disease Detectives (2nd), Fermi Questions (5th), Herpetology (5th), Materials Science (5th), Rocks and Minerals (5th), WiFi Lab [trial] (3rd)|