Academic Decathlon » Alemany's Academic Decathlon Team Information

Alemany's Academic Decathlon Team Information

Academic Decathlon is a nationally recognized competition for high school students.  Each year, students study a new curriculum that focuses on a particular theme.  For 2019-2020, the theme is β€œIn Sickness and in Health: An Exploration of Illness and Wellness.”  Students study ten subjects:  art, music, language and literature, social science, economics, mathematics, science, speech, interview, and essay.  In addition, students will learn public speaking skills; improve reading comprehension; acquire interview skills; learn time management; receive help with college application essays; make new friends; have fun; experience fair and friendly competition; and gain confidence.