Odyssey of the Mind

Rockford OM teams get creative at world finals

May 31, 2012 // 0 Comments

Odyssey of the Mind teams from eight schools across the district traveled to Ames, Iowa, armed with creativity and plenty of perseverance and sportsmanship. Some of the teams created vehicles that changed emotions and appearances before your eyes, some teams solved a community problem with their “odyssey angels,” and some filled in the blanks in “to ___ or not to [...]

LakeWood MeadowPark Mutts OM team headed to state

April 19, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Meadowridge Elementary School Division One team recently took third place at Odyssey of the Mind's regional competition in the "weird science" category. The team now moves on to state finals April 21. The team calls themselves LakeWood MeadowPark Mutts because they come from five different schools: Meadowridge, Crestwood, Lakes, Parkside and Roguewood. [...]

Odyssey teams head to regional competition

March 17, 2011 // 0 Comments

This Odyssey of the Mind team of (front row, l–r) Jack Hannigan, Laura Pearson, Jacob Harney, Katie Wakeman; (back) Chase Lindeboom, Logan Anderson and Eric Gridley is coached by Cathy Hannigan and Jodi Harney (not pictured).                       Cannonsburg Elementary School’s team B is made of third- and [...]

The New Odyssey begins

September 3, 2009 // 0 Comments

Odyssey of the Mind is getting ready for the new school year! Please consider jumping into this creative, problem-solving, confidence-building, team-player-making odyssey. If you are new to the program or just want to hear more, please plan to attend with your student one of these informational meetings. Pick the one that best suits your schedule and student’s age, [...]