• Academic Decathlon:

    The premier national academic challenge where students match intellects in ten different areas:

     Art

     Music

     History

     Math

     Science

     Economics

     Language & Literature

     Essay

     Interview

     Speech

    The team is composed of 9 students.

    ---Honors students have an “A” GPA, Scholastic students have a “B” GPA, and Varsity students have a “C” GPA. Students are invited onto the team by the coaches in the spring. Coaches pick the students based on their GPA, PSAT score, and rigor of their courses. Coaches may also ask for teacher referrals. The team is composed of juniors and seniors.

     

    Coaches:

    Thomas Reynolds

    Kay Spikes Moore

    Nathan Timmons

    For Information about Academic Decathlon or Octathlon, please contact Kay Moore at 766-1464 or kay.moore@lubbockisd.org.

    Octathlon is like Decathlon except it is over 8 subjects and is for 10th graders only.