PMS Science Olympiad

Welcome to the PMS Science Olympiad 2023-24 Season! We are excited to get started.

The Science Olympiad program is coordinated by parent volunteers Lana Pattinson and Dr. Kristine Cochran, and PMS teachers Mr. Sablosky and Ms. Benson.


Step 1: Complete the Student Interest Form

Returning students and Coach’s kids ONLY: Registration is open NOW until September 20th

New students: Registration is open September 21st – September 29th.

  • -Please ensure you consult the Coaching Schedule – no point in signing up for a challenge that your child can’t attend.
  • -Registration closes at midnight on Sept 29th.
  • -If new students register early, it will be deleted, and you will have to re-submit.
  • -Challenge selection is first come, first serve. You may not be selected for every challenge you request.
  • -Build challenges are our most popular. They are limited to one per student (pending availability).
  • -We are limiting the team to 50 students this year

PMS Science Olympiad Registration Form

SO Key Dates 2023-24 Season

Coaching Schedule

Step 2: Download, Print & Sign remaining registration documents. 

NYS Medical Form

NYS Publicity Form

Step 3: Return signed forms BY OCTOBER 6th.

Return to Ms. Benson (in person or via email) –

Step 4: Payment due by OCTOBER 6th. No refunds will be given, sorry.

  • -There is a fee of $150 to participate in Science Olympiad for the 2023-2024 season.
  • -Fee includes t-shirts plus some challenge materials.
  • -If the fee places a financial hardship on the family, financial assistance is available. Please contact your school counselor; all inquiries are confidential.

Payment options are:

CHECK: Made payable to Pleasantville Friends of Stem – send to Ms. Benson with your signed papers please

VENMO: @PleasantvilleFriendsofSTEM – Comment “PMS SO – Child’s name”

Step 5: Join the SciOly group on Schoology

If you need more info, Dr. Marra’s weekly email has Schoology signup info:

Step 6: Challenge meetings begin on Saturday, October 1st.

Please consult the Coaching schedule (above)