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It's Academic

It’s Academic showcases the best and brightest high school students from around the Washington Metro area competing head-to-head in a quiz show format hosted by Hillary Howard.

Thomas Jefferson, Washington Latin and Gonzaga

26m 46s

Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology, Washington Latin Public Charter School and Gonzaga College High School square off on It's Academic!

Episodes

Schedule

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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Feb 4

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Gonzaga, Jefferson and Washington Latin PCS high schools.
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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Feb 4

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Feb 4

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Gonzaga, Jefferson and Washington Latin PCS high schools.
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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Feb 4

    30 Minutes

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    Monday
    Feb 6

    30 Minutes

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    Saturday
    Feb 11

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are Richard Montgomery, Osbourn and Elizabeth Seton high schools.
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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Feb 11

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Feb 11

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Feb 11

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are Richard Montgomery, Osbourn and Elizabeth Seton high schools.
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    It's Academic

    Monday
    Feb 13

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic

    Monday
    Feb 13

    30 Minutes

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    Tuesday
    Feb 14

    30 Minutes

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    Saturday
    Feb 18

    30 Minutes

    Competing are Holton-Arms, Oakton and Poolesville high schools.
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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Feb 18

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Feb 18

    30 Minutes

    Competing are Holton-Arms, Oakton and Poolesville high schools.
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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Feb 18

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic

    Monday
    Feb 20

    30 Minutes

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Hillary Howard, host of It's Academic
It’s Academic is hosted by Hillary Howard

The Guinness Book of World Records has recognized It's Academic as the world's longest-running high school TV quiz show.  Founded in 1961 by Sophie Altman, It’s Academic has for over 60 years featured thousands of students from high schools throughout the Washington, DC region. It’s Academic provides a showcase for high school students, encourages intellectual curiosity and promotes a lifelong journey of learning and accomplishments.

It’s Academic is hosted by WTOP Anchor and Emmy Award-winning journalist Hillary Howard and produced by Altman Productions, Inc. in cooperation with DMR Productions, LLC.

Major funding for It’s Academic is provided by MITRE.

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