Academic Decathlon

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    Congratulations!!!  

    2014/2015 Team 

    Third Place Regionals!!


     

               

    The Academic Decathlon® is a national, ten-event scholastic competition for teams of high school students. Each high school enters a team of nine students: 3 "A" or Honor students, 3 "B" or Scholastic students, and 3 "C" or Varsity students.

    The season consists of 3 levels of competition: 

    Local Competition - All 9 team members take 7 written tests in

    •  Art
    •  Economics
    •  Language & Literature
    •  Mathematics
    •  Music
    •  Social Science
    •  Science

    Regional Competition:  60 teams advance from Local Competition and will take 7 written tests in addition to essay writing and giving a prepared speech, impromptu speech and an interview in front of 2 judges.

    State Competition:  20 teams advance from Regional Competition and will take the 7 written tests (same as Local and Regional Competitions) in addition to essay writing and giving a prepared speech, impromptu speech and an interview in front of 2 judges along with Super Quiz, which includes both a written test and an oral relay.

     


    For additional information about the Union Grove High School Academic Decathlon Team, please contact_______________ Incoming freshmen are welcome and encouraged to attend meetings and practices.