A team of Our Lady of Peace Eighth Graders participate in the Catholic School Eighth Grade Quiz Bowl at the University of Saint Thomas. Quiz Bowl strives to meet three goals:
Recognize the challenging academic environments in which Catholic grade school students have been nurture through their elementary school years\
Recognize 192 of the “best and brightest” eighth grade students in the Twin Cities
Promote the idea that these stellar students would continue their education at one of the Catholic high schools.
The competition includes participation from over 40 schools and occurs in January.