Team Members 2018-2019
Campbell Jenkins (Co-Captain 2018-19)
Audrey Nelson (Co-Captain 2018-19)
MP WorldQuest Team
At the Academic WorldQuest Regional competition in November, Myers Park's eight-member team answered questions about everything from Brexit to Antarctican geography and won first place! We are so excited to be representing Myers Park again at the National competition in Washington, DC again in April.
WorldQuest is an active club from September to April. The team meets weekly to prepare for the Regional Competition which is in November. The team then selects 4 members to compete at the National Tournament in Washington DC in late April.
The WorldQuest Team is open to both AP and IB students.
World Affairs Council
The IB Parent Board sponsors a membership to the World Affairs Council of Charlotte on behalf of the WorldQuest Team .
The 2017 WQ Team attended various Speaker Series events hosted by the WACC including:
What is WorldQuest?
Academic WorldQuest is a national quiz competition that challenges high school students to become experts on a variety of topics concerning geography, history, and current events.
In order to qualify for nationals, teams have to win the regional competition. We not only achieved this goal, but Myers Park High School is the first public school to win the Regional Competition and, the only school in our region to win five times in a row!