Odyssey of the Mind


Odyssey of the Mind is an international educational program that provides creative problem-solving opportunities for students from kindergarten through college. Team members apply their creativity to solve problems that range from building mechanical devices to presenting their own interpretation of literary classics. Then, they bring their solutions to competition on the local, state, and national, and international level. Thousands of teams from throughout the U.S. and from about 25 other countries participate in the program. The

Advisor: Ms. Brandt, candace.brandt@cms.k12.nc.us

Officers: There are no officers, only teams of 5-7 students.

Requirements: When you join the team, you make a seven month commitment to attend weekly meetings and to work on sets and costumes every weekend until the competition in March.

Membership Application: There is no application, but students interested in joining may contact Ms. Brandt or Ms. Keithly, deannakeithly@juno.com.