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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.

Justice, Bishop O'Connell and St. Anselm's Abbey

26m 46s

Justice, Bishop O'Connell and St. Anselm's Abbey square off on It's Academic!

Episodes

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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 3

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 3

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Fauquier, La Plata and Sherwood high schools.
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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 3

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 3

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Fauquier, La Plata and Sherwood high schools.
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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 3

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Fauquier, La Plata and Sherwood high schools.
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    It's Academic

    Monday
    Dec 5

    1 Hour

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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Monday
    Dec 5

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Fauquier, La Plata and Sherwood high schools.
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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 10

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 10

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Bullis, Northwest and Quince Orchard high schools.
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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 10

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 10

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Bullis, Northwest and Quince Orchard high schools.
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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 10

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Bullis, Northwest and Quince Orchard high schools.
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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Monday
    Dec 12

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic: TVSS: Staple

    It's Academic

    Monday
    Dec 12

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Bullis, Northwest and Quince Orchard high schools.
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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 17

    30 Minutes

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    It's Academic

    Saturday
    Dec 17

    30 Minutes

    Competing this week are students from Kipps DC College Prep, Sandy Spring Friends and Washington International high schools.

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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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