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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.

Sandy Spring Friends, Bishop Ireton, and Westfield

26m 47s

Students from Sandy Spring Friends School in Sandy Spring, MD; Bishop Ireton High School in Alexandria, VA; and Westfield High School in Chantilly, VA square off on IT'S ACADEMIC!

Episodes

  • Sandy Spring Friends, Bishop Ireton, and Westfield: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Sandy Spring Friends, Bishop Ireton, and Westfield

    S2023 E19 - 26m 47s

    Students from Sandy Spring Friends School in Sandy Spring, MD; Bishop Ireton High School in Alexandria, VA; and Westfield High School in Chantilly, VA square off on IT'S ACADEMIC!

  • Walter Johnson, Robinson, and Elizabeth Seton: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Walter Johnson, Robinson, and Elizabeth Seton

    S2023 E18 - 26m 47s

    Students from Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda, MD; James W. Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax, VA; and Elizabeth Seton High School in Bladensburg, MD square off on IT'S ACADEMIC!

  • Banneker, Gonzaga and Marshall: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Banneker, Gonzaga and Marshall

    S2023 E17 - 26m 47s

    Students from Benjamin Banneker Academic High School in Washington, DC; Gonzaga College High School in Washington, DC; and George C. Marshall High School in Falls Church, VA square off on IT'S ACADEMIC!

  • Chantilly, Bowie, and Richard Montgomery: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Chantilly, Bowie, and Richard Montgomery

    S2023 E16 - 26m 47s

    Students from Chantilly High School in Chantilly, VA; Bowie High School in Bowie, MD; and Richard Montgomery High School in Rockville, MD square off on IT'S ACADEMIC!

  • Magruder, Lake Braddock and Einstein: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Magruder, Lake Braddock and Einstein

    S2023 E15 - 26m 47s

    Students from Colonel Zadok Magruder High School in Derwood, MD; Lake Braddock Secondary School in Burke, VA; and Albert Einstein High School in Kensington, MD square off on IT'S ACADEMIC!

  • Seneca Valley, Sherwood and W.T. Woodson: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Seneca Valley, Sherwood and W.T. Woodson

    S2023 E14 - 26m 47s

    Students from Seneca Valley High School in Germantown, MD; Sherwood High School in Sandy Spring, MD; and W.T. Woodson High School in Fairfax, VA square off on It's Academic!

  • Parkdale, Rockville and West Springfield: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Parkdale, Rockville and West Springfield

    S2023 E13 - 26m 47s

    Students from Parkdale High School in Riverdale Park, MD; Rockville High School in Rockville, MD; and West Springfield High School in Springfield, VA square off on It's Academic!

  • Bullis, DeMatha and Centreville: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Bullis, DeMatha and Centreville

    S2023 E12 - 26m 47s

    Students from Bullis School in Potomac, MD; DeMatha Catholic High School in Hyattsville, MD; and Centreville High School in Centreville, VA square off on It's Academic!

  • Jackson-Reed, Wakefield and Kipp DC College Prep: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Jackson-Reed, Wakefield and Kipp DC College Prep

    S2023 E11 - 26m 47s

    Students from Jackson-Reed High School in Washington, DC; Wakefield High School in Arlington, VA; and Kipp DC College Prep School in Washington, DC square off on It's Academic!

  • Alexandria City, Herndon and McLean: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Alexandria City, Herndon and McLean

    S2023 E10 - 26m 47s

    Students from Alexandria City High School; Herndon High School in Herndon, VA; and McLean High School in McLean, VA square off on It's Academic!

  • St. Anselm's, Poolesville and Maret: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    St. Anselm's, Poolesville and Maret

    S2023 E9 - 26m 47s

    Students from St. Anselm's Abbey School in Washington, DC; Poolesville High School in Poolesville, MD; and Maret School in Potomac, MD square off on It's Academic!

  • Springbrook, Jefferson and Churchill

    S2023 E8 - 26m 47s

    Students from Springbrook in Silver Spring, MD; Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology in Alexandria, VA; and Winston Churchill High School in Potomac, MD square off on It's Academic!

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    Bishop Ireton, Sandy Spring Friends, Westfield

    Monday
    Feb 26

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    Bishop Ireton, Sandy Spring Friends, Westfield

    Monday
    Feb 26

    30 Minutes

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    Bishop Ireton, Sandy Spring Friends, Westfield

    Tuesday
    Feb 27

    30 Minutes

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    Justice, Langley, Potomac

    Saturday
    Mar 2

    30 Minutes

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    Justice, Langley, Potomac

    Saturday
    Mar 2

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    Justice, Langley, Potomac

    Saturday
    Mar 2

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    Justice, Langley, Potomac

    Saturday
    Mar 2

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    Justice, Langley, Potomac

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    Mar 2

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    Justice, Langley, Potomac

    Monday
    Mar 4

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    Justice, Langley, Potomac

    Monday
    Mar 4

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    Justice, Langley, Potomac

    Tuesday
    Mar 5

    30 Minutes

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    Bishop O'Connell, Osbourn, South Lakes

    Saturday
    Mar 9

    30 Minutes

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    Bishop O'Connell, Osbourn, South Lakes

    Saturday
    Mar 9

    30 Minutes

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    Bishop O'Connell, Osbourn, South Lakes

    Saturday
    Mar 9

    30 Minutes

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    Bishop O'Connell, Osbourn, South Lakes

    Saturday
    Mar 9

    30 Minutes

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    Bishop O'Connell, Osbourn, South Lakes

    Saturday
    Mar 9

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    Bishop O'Connell, Osbourn, South Lakes

    Monday
    Mar 11

    30 Minutes

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    Bishop O'Connell, Osbourn, South Lakes

    Monday
    Mar 11

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    Bishop O'Connell, Osbourn, South Lakes

    Tuesday
    Mar 12

    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 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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