The 2021–2022 Vocabulary Bowl concluded on April 30, and the official results are in!

This season, nearly one million students from 33,321 schools across North America competed and collectively mastered 32,231,909 words! Congratulations to all of the scholars who participated on behalf of their schools, and thank you to all of the educators, administrators, and parents for their support.

Now that the results have been tallied, it's awards season! Here's a rundown of the top schools in each state and province in North America for the 2021–2022 season.

2021–2022 Vocabulary Bowl U.S. State and Territory Titles


Connecticut Waterbury Arts Magnet School
Delaware Henry B. DuPont Middle School
District of Columbia School Without Walls Senior High School
Maine Medomak Middle School
Massachusetts Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School
New Hampshire Windham Center School
New Jersey Cliffside Park High School
New York James Madison High School
Pennsylvania DuBois Area Middle School
Rhode Island Classical High School
Vermont Main Street Middle School


Alabama Hanceville Middle School
Florida Charles W. Flanagan High School
Georgia Pope High School
Kentucky Boyle County High School
Maryland Saint Mary's Ryken High School
Mississippi Lewisburg High School
North Carolina Harris Road Middle School
South Carolina Catawba Ridge High School
Tennessee McKenzie Middle School
Virginia Trinity Christian School
West Virginia Scott High School


Illinois Sycamore Middle School
Indiana DeKalb Middle School
Iowa Sacred Heart School
Kansas Richard Warren Middle School
Michigan Mayville High School
Minnesota Minnetonka Middle School East
Missouri New Madrid County Central High School
Nebraska Marian High School
North Dakota New Town Junior Senior High School
Ohio Walnut Hills High School
South Dakota Florence School
Wisconsin Tomah Middle School


Arkansas Bryant Junior High School
Colorado Boulder High School
Louisiana Rapides Academy of Advanced Academics
Montana Lincoln County High School
New Mexico Farmington High School
Oklahoma Owasso Eighth Grade Center
Texas Robert Turner College - Career High School
Wyoming Lyman Intermediate School


Alaska Pacific Northern Academy
Arizona Red Mountain High School
California Etiwanda High School
Hawaii Kalani High School
Idaho Lakeland High School
Nevada Sig Rogich Middle School
Oregon Nyssa Middle School
Utah Judge Memorial Catholic High School
Washington Alki Middle School

U.S. Territories

Guam Harvest Christian Academy
Northern Mariana Islands Marianas High School

2021–2022 Vocabulary Bowl Canadian Provincial Titles

Alberta Sir George Simpson Junior High School
British Columbia Notre Dame Regional Secondary School
Nova Scotia Halifax Christian Academy
Prince Edward Island Grace Christian School
Québec École Internationale Lucille-Teasdale
Saskatchewan Miller Comprehensive High School

The Bowl Goes On!

Although the official Vocabulary Bowl season has come to an end, students can continue mastering words to boost their comprehension, extend literacy beyond the classroom, and grow into more engaged readers. Play the Challenge to start mastering more words or browse our teaching resources to see how aligns with any curriculum.