The following rules changes are effective immediately:

  • Regarding the Quote Bee: All registered students are placed in one of several Preliminary Pools. All pools go through 2 rounds of primary memory verses with prompt, followed by 1 round of primary memory verses without prompt, and concluding with 1 round of secondary memory verses. All players remaining after round 4 advance to the Final Bee. If all of the players in a particular pool are eliminated before the completion of round 4, no one advances from that pool.
  • Regarding the Individual Tournament: In the finals, players do not have a 50 point cap; placement is determined by each player’s score at the end of the game. Ties are broken in favor of the player who achieved and maintained the tied score first.
  • Regarding the Written Test: All requests for accommodation for the written test must be submitted in writing by May 1 to