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Academic Decathlon

Academic Decathlon

The United States Academic Decathlon is a ten-event scholastic competition for teams of high school students.

Each high school enters a team of nine students: 3 "A" or Honor students (3.750 - 4.00 GPA), 3 "B" or Scholastic students (3.00 - 3.749 GPA), and 3 "C or below" Varsity students (0.00 - 2.999 GPA).

Each year the competition is based on a predefined theme. The theme for 2020 is In Sickness & In Health. This theme will be based around an overall health and wellness topics. Regional competition will be posted as soon as it is determined.


For more information, please visit the Texas Academic Decathlon website,

Regional Competition 2019
Congratulations to Michell J., Mayra D., and Erick V. for being the top KHS scorers for their category at the 2019 Regional Competition. A special congratulations to Pete S. for winning 3rd place out of 24 teams in the Interview event.
Regional Competition 2018

Regional Competition 2017