Upcoming Events:

2018 ACS Chemistry Olympiad
Invitation letter

We encourage you and your colleagues to nominate up to four students from your high school by providing their names to by February 23, 2018. Students can use past National Exams available at to prepare. Once we have received the nominations from all of the local high schools willing to participate, the Jacksonville Section of the American Chemical Society will distribute a local examination to participating high school teachers. We ask each high school teacher to administer the local USNCO exam and return the examination answer sheets to the Jacksonville Section of the American Chemical Society by March 28, 2018. The ten highest scoring students will participate in the USNCO national exam on April 21, 2018 at the University of North Florida. Pictures from previous events are available on our American Chemical Society (ACS) - Jacksonville Section Facebook group.

Update: 27 students have been nominated to take the qualifying exam.

Recent Events:
ACS Jacksonville Local Section Spring 2018 Annual banquet meeting
Announcement with additional information
Location: Wicked Barley Brewing Company
Friday, April 13th
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Dinner: 6:15 PM
Program: 6:45 PM
Please join the Jacksonville Section of the American Chemical Society for an evening with master brewers from Wicked Barley. Prior to the brewery tour, Jax-ACS will recognize an outstanding local high school teacher as well as our 50- and 60-year members.

Seating is limited thus we must receive your reservation by April 2, 2018.
Please RSVP using the link

Photos of the event are on Flickr

Jacksonville Local Section Executive Committee
e-mail: jaxacssection[at]