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Academic Decathlon

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It is never too early to enter the 2021-2022 Academic Decathlon as the Interest to Participate form is now available for schools to join next year’s competition.

Next year’s topic was just announced as Water: A Most Essential Resource. Signing up early allows schools to plan ahead their budgeting for instructional materials and staffing, recruit students and coaches, as well as determine meeting times.

For students and parents who would like to sign up for the Academic Decathlon team at your school, please fill out the Student Sign-Up Form.

Water: A Most Essental Resource

2021-22 KEY DATES (Draft)

 

Date/Time

Activity/Location

 

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Kick-off Coaches Meeting – Online

 

Friday, September 24, 2021

DUE: Intent to Participate

 

Saturday, October 30, 2021
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Scrimmage

 

Saturday, November 18, 2021

DUE: Team Registration Documents

 

Friday, January 14, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

LAUSD Online Essay

 

Saturday, January 29, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

LAUSD Competition – Interview, Speech

 

Saturday, February 5, 2022
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

LAUSD Competition – Online Objective Tests & Super Quiz

 

Saturday, February 12, 2022
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

LAUSD Awards Ceremony

 

March 5, 2022

CAD Virtual State Competition – Essay and Objectives

 

March 12, 2022

CAD Virtual State Competition – Speech and Interview

 

April 21–23, 2022

USAD National Competition, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

 

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Email: academic.decathlon@lausd.net


Luis Mora | Enrichment Programs Administrator | Beyond the Bell | LAUSD | 213-241-7900