12 Loudoun Teams Make OM World Finals

Loudoun County Public Schools will have a big presence at the 2016 Odyssey of the Mind World Finals. Twelve teams from Loudoun will join 830 teams from around the world at the competition in Ames, IA, May 25-28.

Potowmack Elementary School and Freedom High School will compete in Problem 1 (No-Cycle Recycle); Moorefield Station Elementary School, Newton-Lee Elementary School, Blue Ridge Middle School and Woodgrove High School will compete in Problem 2 (Something Fishy); Emerick Elementary School, Belmont Ridge Middle School and Woodgrove High School will compete in Problem 3 (Aesop Gone Viral); Steuart Weller Elementary School will compete in Problem 4 (Stack Attack!); and Trailside Middle School and Tuscarora High School will compete in Problem 5 (Furs, Fins, Feathers and Friends).

About 50 teams will compete in each problem at the elementary, middle and high school level.