Academic Decathlon

  • Purpose:

     

    The US Academic Decathlon is a challenging academic competition. There are ten events including math, science, language, art, music, economics, social science, essay, speech and interview. It is a AP-level course for Juniors and Seniors and an honors-level course for Freshmen and Sophomores.  The team competes at the district, regional, state and national level as well as several local scrimmages.

    Successful decathletes win medals, earn a letter, and there are scholarships at the state level and beyond. The competition is one of the most prestigious things a student can have on their college application.

     

    Meetings:

     

    The class meets daily. Students in the class meet weekly after school and study on their own time. Summer and weekend meetings/practice will be announced when scheduled.

     

    Requirements:

     

    The Academic Decathlon is open to any student from any academic background. Freshmen and sophomores are also eligible to join the Academic Octathlon.

     
     

    2019-20 Texas 6A State Champion Team

     
    2019-20 team
     

    The 2018-2019 Team Texas State Champion and highest scoring team in Texas history:

    2019 Team

    The 2017-2018 6A State Champion Team

    2018 team

     

    The 2016-2017 6A State Champion Team

     
     

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