R100 000 UP FOR GRABS WITH ANNUAL NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOLS’ QUIZ
Grade 9, 10 and 11 learners’ knowledge on subjects ranging from geography, history, science & nature, sport, entertainment and current affairs will be tested during the much anticipated annual National High Schools’ Quiz. With questions designed to reflect the latest trends in academia and to challenge the students to put their critical thinking caps on, The IIE’s Varsity College’s National High Schools’ Quiz is more than just a competition. It is a platform that brings together the brightest young minds across the country, allowing them to showcase their knowledge and compete with like minded peers.
The quiz, which consists of 3 rounds, will be run digitally in each venue via the Kahoot App, and participants will need a smartphone or a tablet to answer the questions. The first round will take place on Wednesday, 06th September 2023, on all eight of The IIE’s Varsity College campuses. The top ten learners from each campus event will advance to a regional final to be held in Gauteng (Sandton), KZN (Westville), Nelson Mandela Bay and Cape Town. The top eight learners from the regional finals will meet at the National Grand Finale to be held in Gauteng (Waterfall) on Saturday, 14th October 2023.
Participants, teachers/coaches and schools across the country stand a chance to win great prizes too. The eight national finalists will each receive a Samsung tablet as well as a cash prize of R2 500.00. Each national finalists’ teacher/coach will receive a R500.00 retail voucher. The national winner will receive a cash prize of R10 000.00. The national winner’s school will receive a cash prize of R10 000.00. The national winner’s teacher/coach will receive a cash prize of R5 000.00.