academic decathlon

Minnesota Academic Decathlon LogoAcademic Decathlon® is a national scholastic competition designed to stimulate intellectual growth and encourage greater respect for knowledge. The Academic Decathlon curriculum addresses a number of national content and curriculum standards and tests students of all skill levels in 10 events: economics, math, science, social science, literature, art, music, essay, speech and interview. Teams consist of nine students from each GPA category: honor (3.75-4.00), scholastic (3.00-3.749) and varsity (0.0-2.999), as well as alternates. Competitions range from local scrimmages to national contests.

Information on Academic Decathlon 

School Information Flyer (PDF)
Introduction to Academic Decathlon (PDF)
Building an AD Team (PDF)

MNAD medals and trophies on table.Three LCWM students waiting for Speech and Interview.Worthington students participating in SuperQuiz Relay.2015 State Champion St. Peter team with SCSC board chair and CEO

2019-2020 theme is In Sickness and in Health: An Exploration of Illness and Wellness!

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