Inter-School Scrabble Championship 2018 - Primary

Entry Handout

Date: 3rd February 2018 (Sat)

Time: 09:00 – 17:00. Registration starts at 08:30.

Venue: School Hall, Methodist School
12 Wylie Road, Ho Man Tin, Kowloon

Eligibility: All primary schools in Hong Kong are eligible to send a team of 3-5 players from Primary 1 to 6

Format:
For Division A (HKSPA-rated)
5 games, Swiss Draw for first 4 rounds and King of the Hill (KOTH) for last round.
5-point unsubstantiated challenge penalty.

For Division B
4 games, Swiss Draw for first 3 rounds and King of the Hill (KOTH) for last round.
Free challenge.

For all divisions
25 minutes per player, WESPA rules version 3

In general, ten schools will be included in a division while HKSPA reserve all rights in final decision.

Dictionary: Collins Official Scrabble Words 2015 (CSW15)

Prizes:
School prizes
Champion, 1st Runner-up and 2nd Runner-up for each division

Individual prizes
Individual Champion, Individual 1st Runner-up, Individual 2nd Runner-up for each division, High Word, High Game

Certificates of Participation will be issued to participants on request. Participants should make their request when they fill in the application form.

How to enter: Deadline for application was 12 January 2018. Thank you for your support.

Other policies regarding the championship are available here.

Participating school list

Division A

  • Baptist (Sha Tin Wai) Lui Ming Choi Primary School
  • Ho Lap Primary School (Sponsored by Sik Sik Yuen)
  • HKMLC Ming Tao Primary School
  • Lok Wah Catholic Primary School
  • Methodist School
  • Pui Ching Primary School
  • Shap Pat Heung Rural Committee Kung Yik She Primary School
  • Tin Shui Wai Catholic Primary School
  • Tsz Wan Shan Catholic Primary School
  • PLK WWCWD Fung Lee Pui Yiu Primary School

Division B

  • CCC Kei Faat Primary School
  • Choi Wan St. Joseph’s Primary School
  • Hon Wah College Primary Section
  • Ng Wah Catholic Primary School
  • PLK HKTA Yuen Yuen Primary School
  • SKH Ling Oi Primary School
  • SKH Wing Chun Primary School
  • St. Hilary’s Primary School
  • Toi Shan Association Primary School
  • Yuen Long Government Primary School