The Gamaliel Elementary Academic Team consist of 4th and 5th graders. The students place or qualify to be on Academic Team through a written test covering different subject areas. These subjects include: Language Arts, Writing, Science, Social Studies, Humanities, and Math. Students scoring a high percentage on the test are accepted as members on the team.
The Academic Team coach Mrs. Shanna Depp meet with the Academic Team beginning in the late fall and early spring to prepare for the Governor's Cup. The team will also attend some practice matches with other schools in the county. The Academic Team competes in 8 different events listed below:
Governor's Cup consists of eight events: