Last Updated on Monday, 13 February 2017 02:47 Written by Kyle Harrop Wednesday, 25 June 2014 01:57
Congratulations Indiana Academic Decathlon Teams!
Indiana Academic Decathlon teams competed in the 32nd Indiana State Finals at Purdue University on February 10 & 11, 2017. Congratulations to all Participants, and special recognition to Small School Divison State Champion Reitz Memorial HS, and Large School Division State Champion, Martinsville HS. Click Here For Full State Finals Results
Indiana Academic Decathlon Important Dates
Entry Deadline: October 28, 2016
Area Competition: January 21, 2017
State Finals: February 10-11, 2017
USAD National Contests: (Madison, Wisconsin) April 20-22, 2017
USAD Small School & Medium School Online Nationals: April, 2017 (specific dates TBA)
Coaches should visit the USAD website for documents and instructions related to determining team member GPA & eligibility. Coaches should download and complete a current GPA Calculation Worksheet (Excel format, fourth document from the top on the right side of the page) and email a copy to the IASP office.
Click here to see the GPA Calculation Information.
Academic Decathlon Information [Require Adobe Reader]
Extra Curricular Activities Form (for Interviews)
Speech Judge’s Scoring Form
Interview Judge’s Scoring Form
Essay Judge’s Scoring Form
2016-17 Indiana Academic Decathlon Coaches Handbook
Current Information from USAD
USAD Home Page
Description of the United States Academic Decathlon Competition
The competition is made up of ten events with objective tests in seven areas (art, economics, language and literature, mathematics, music, science and social science) as well as speech, interview and essay.
Teams will consist of up to nine members with three being designated as Honors (3.75-400) students, three Scholastic (3.00-3.74) students, and three Varsity (0-2.99) students. Each student participates in all 10 events.
All full-time students in grades 9-12 are eligible to compete. Within these constraints, schools may select their teams in any manner, with any additional criteria they choose.