High School Quiz Show: Rhode IslandHigh School Quiz Show: Rhode Island

John O'HurleyJohn O'Hurley Rhode Island PBS proudly announces that the host of High School Quiz Show: Rhode Island® will be John O’Hurley. The award-winning television and Broadway actor, voice-over talent, composer, and best-selling author is best known for his wry and witty portrayal of J. Peterman on Seinfeld. The host of Family Feud for four seasons, and a celebrity contestant in the first season of Dancing with the Stars, Mr. O’Hurley is also a graduate of Providence College. He returns to Providence to host the two-day single-elimination tournament that will crown one champion among eight qualifying high school teams. For more information, click here.


Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Super Sunday Qualifying Teams

2017-2018 Super Sunday Qualifying Teams2017-2018 Super Sunday Qualifying Teams


The results of the October 15 “SUPER SUNDAY” qualifying quiz are here! In alphabetical order, schools are:


            Barrington High School, Barrington

            Bishop Hendricken Catholic High School, Warwick

            Classical High School, Providence

            Exeter-West Greenwich Senior High School, West Greenwich

            LaSalle Academy, Providence

            Lincoln School, Providence

            Lincoln Senior High School, Lincoln

            Mount Saint Charles Academy, Woonsocket


The match-ups are shown in the bracket. CLICK HERE for a printable PDF version of the bracket.

Thank you to all students, coaches, principals, teachers and other staff who supported the teams who participated in SUPER SUNDAY. Congratulations to the qualifiers, and good luck in the next round of competitions on November 11!

Volunteers willing to help during the competition weekend are welcome to register for Saturday, November 11, or Sunday, November 12, or both. 

Important Dates

Super Sunday Qualifying Quiz:
Sunday, October 15, 2017

Team Competition and Taping: Saturday, November 11 and Sunday, November 12, 2017

For information about sponsorship opportunities, contact Debra Hall, Director of Development, at 401-222-3636 x339 or via dhall@ripbs.org.

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Sponsored in part by

Rhode Island FoundationRhode Island Foundation