The quest for knowledge is an enriching and lifelong endeavor. Produced by WSIU Television since 1985, Scholastic Hi-Q
is an academically-based game show featuring high school teams from
the Southern Illinois region. It's a single elimination tournament in
which 32 teams compete.
Scholastic Hi-Q is a fun and exciting way of demonstrating
the importance of a broad-based education that also exemplifies the
public educational and informational mission of WSIU Public
Broadcasting and Southern Illinois University. The program provides area
schools an excellent opportunity to display their academic skills while
promoting school spirit.
About the Show
Episodes are taped at the beginning of the school year and
then shown on a weekly basis throughout the spring. Each season consists
of 31 episodes. The Hi-Q production staff is composed mainly of
Southern Illinois University student employees and volunteers who gain
valuable professional experience working with the WSIU Television