The Center for Excellence in Education announced the 2006 USA Biology Olympiad Finalists. Jawon Lee and Victoria Wong of Torrey Pines High School in San Diego, and Kai Qiu of University High School in Irvine were named finalists.

The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) and the American Institute of Physics sponsor a competition each year for high school students to represent the United States at the International Physics Olympiad Competition (IPhO).