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Student Events

Stanislaus County Academic Pentathlon


Event Information | Forms | Registration


The Academic Pentathlon is an exciting one-day, five-event academic competition for 7th and 8th grade students. After weeks of academic coaching, team studying and individual preparation, Pentathletes gather on competition day to test their knowledge in Literature, Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Speech and Fine Arts.

The culminating event of the competition is the Super Quiz, which is the only event open to the public. Team members are brought together to compete in a battle of wits against other participating teams. It is an exciting and challenging event before a cheering crowd of parents, students and supporters.

Each team is composed of nine team members, three from each grade point average category of "A", "B", and "C or below." This team composition gives students the opportunity to develop skills for working with students of different ability levels, motivation and interests.

DATE/TIME: Saturday, April 30, 2016
LOCATION: Prescott Junior High School - 2243 West Rumble Road, Modesto

COST: $400.00 per team
           -300.00 donated by the Education Foundation of Stanislaus County
            $100.00 Final cost per team

Event Coordinator:
Cheryl Goulart, Stanislaus County Office of Education
Office: 238-1710
E-mail: cgoulart@stancoe.org

Event Planner:
Leisa Turner, Stanislaus County Office of Education
Office: 238-1715
E-mail: lturner@stancoe.org

Registration

Event Information

Essay

Speech

Super Quiz

Forms

The following forms are due by Thursday, March 10, 2016