• 2018 Competition

    And the winner is... E B Aycock Middle School won the 2018 middle school battle. AG Cox placed second and Hope came in third place. EB Aycock went on to compete on March 23rd in Beaufort County at the regional competition.  


    The district held its first official High School Battle of the Books competition on March 9th with Ayden-Grifton, DH Conley, Farmville Central, and JH Rose participating. DH Conley was declared the winner.


    On March 22nd, 20 elementary schools participated in our district's 10th annual Elementary Battle of the Books. It was a close competition with Wintergreen Intermediate coming out in first place, Creekside in second place, and Ridgewood in third. Wintergreen will compete at the Region 1 competition on April 16th in Dare County.

  •  2017 Competitions


    Middle School 

    Make it a three-peat! Hope Middle School is our district middle school Battle of the Books winner for 2017. We look forward to cheering them on at the regional competition on April 7th. EB Aycock Middle School placed 2nd and Ayden Middle School placed 3rd.

    Hope MS  
     EBA         Ayden   
     2016 Competitions

     Middle School 

     For the second year in a row, Hope Middle School has won our Battle of the Books. They also won the Region 1 competition, and represented the region at the state competition in May. Farmville Middle and Ayden Middle repeated their second and third place finishes at the district level. To read more, click here. To view additional pictures, go here.
     Hope MS
     FMS    AMS  


    Elementary School 

    Ridgewood Elementary School took home top honors in the district this year. They also went on to win the Region 1 competition. Second and third place at the district competition went to Creekside and Eastern. You can view additional pictures here.
     Creekside   Eastern
    2015 Competitions

     Middle School

    And the 2015 winner is ... Hope Middle School!  Coming in close behind was Farmville Middle in second place and Ayden Middle School in third place.  Hope went on to the Region 1 competition and earned second place.  
    Hope - 1st Place  
    Farmville - 2nd Place Ayden - 3rd Place  

    Elementary School

    Wintergreen Intermediate was once again crowned the 2015 Pitt County Schools Elementary Battle of the Books champion, outscoring second place Ridgewood Elementary and Creekside Elementary, which finished third. 
     Wintergreen Team
    Ridgewood Team Creekside
    2014 Competitions 

    Middle School

    Farmville Middle School is our 2014 Battle Champ!  Hope Middle School and E.B. Aycock Middle School round out the the top three, coming in at 2nd and 3rd place respectively.  Farmville Middle went on to the Region 1 competition on March 27, 2014 and came in third place.


     Elementary School

    After three days of intense competition--10 schools on one day, another 10 schools the next, and a Final Four Face-off--Wintergreen Intermediate is our 2014 winner!  The top four was rounded out by Creekside in second, Ridgewood in third, and Elmhurst in fourth. Wintergreen went on to win first place at the Region 1 competition on April 10th. Way to go, Gators!


    Day 1 and Day 2 

    2013 Competitions


    Day One ended with Elmhurst on top, Ridgewood in second place, and Ayden in third.  Elmhurst and Ridgewood advanced to the Final Four.  On Day Two Creekside garnered the most points, Wintergreen came in second, and WH Robinson was third.  Creekside and Wintergreen proceeded to the Final Four.  At the run-off, Ridgewood came on strong and won top honors.  Next were Elmhurst, Creekside, then Wintergreen! All of these teams should be proud of their accomplishments.  Final Scores can be viewed here.


    Middle School 

    This year Bethel School came out on top with 218 points, the highest amount in recent years!  Hope Middle School and Farmville Middle School made strong showings, coming in at 2nd and 3rd place respectively.  Take a look at all the scores and pictures of the top 3 teams:
    BOB Finals      


    2012 Competitions

     It was an exciting three days of Elementary Battle of the Books.  Twenty schools competed over two days with Ridgewood coming out on top on Day 1 and Wintergreen in the lead on Day 2. On Day 3 a Skype a closely contested run-off was held and Wintergreen was declared the overall winner.  Congratulations to all our teams for a great Battle!

    Congratulations again to G. R. Whitfield, now three-time winners of the Region 1 Battle of the Books.  We are looking forward to a strong showing at the State level! 
     GRW Region1
    Middle school teams in Pitt County battled out their book knowledge on Feb. 23.  G. R. Whitfield won for the third year in a row, with Farmville Middle School coming in second and Hope Middle School in third place.  Congratulations!


    2011 Competitions

    On March 31, PCS held its third annual elementary Battle of the Books.  W.H. Robinson came out on top, with Wintergreen in second place, and Ridgewood in third.

    G.R. Whitfield's team won the PCS district Battle of the Books and went on to win the Region 1 Competition on March 23.


    2011 Midde School Battle of the Books Results:
    1st Place: G. R. Whitlfield School
    2nd Place: Bethel School
    3rd. Place: C. M. Eppes Middle School

    2010 Competition

    Elementary students compete in 2nd Battle of the Books

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    Scenes from our 20th Annual Middle School Battle of the Books


Last Modified on September 17, 2018