Medusa Mythology Exam

The International Competition For Mythology Enthusiasts

2015 exam theme:

Monsters In Corporibus


For more information, use the syllabus (available for download), which will be available in October, at the Prepare for the Exam link.

General Information:
The Medusa Exam is open to public, private, and home-school students.  Public or private school students must be in the 6th grade or higher; home-school students must be ll years old.  Latin, English, and home-school teachers are encouraged to enroll their interested students!  While the exam has a different theme every year, the exam is always a 40-question, multiple-choice format, and students are allowed 40 minutes to complete the exam.  Teachers administer the exam during the last week of March (alternative dates are possible if your school's spring break is during this time frame). 

RegistrationStandard registrations are due in February; complete information regarding registration as well as a link to the registration form (Adobe Acrobat is required). registration fees. 

Cost$3.00 per student plus a $15 school fee ($25 for Canadian schools, and $35 for international schools).

Administration:  Please see the Administration time line for information on administering the exam.  

Awards:  Corona Olivae and Corona Laurea certificates; bronze, silver, and gold medal awards with certificates.  Gold medal award winners are eligible to apply for cash achievement awards.

Contact cipolone@snip.net

Medusa Mythology Exam °  P.O. Box 1032 ° Gainesville, VA 20156