CHS to participate in 2017 Academic Decathlon

January 28, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Chloe Swinney, Reporter

Clovis High’s  Academic Decathlon team is off to the races this weekend with the first competition day taking place Saturday, January 27 at Fresno State. This year the participants have been studying all things Africa, competing in various subjects from literature to science, and everything in between.

For the first day of competition, the team will present pre-prepared speeches on the topic before a panel of judges. Following their presentation, they will be interviewed by the judges to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of the topic. The following competition will consist of a super quiz in which the participants’ knowledge will be challenged through a written exam. Read more...