• Veterans Memorial High School Academic Decathlon Team

    Adheres to the

    United States Academic Decathlon® Vision, Mission, and Core Values

    VISION

    The vision of the U.S. Academic Decathlon® is to provide all students the opportunity to excel academically through team competition.

    MISSION

    The mission of the U.S. Academic Decathlon® is to promote learning and academic excellence among students of varying achievement levels by developing and providing multidisciplinary academic competitions using U.S. Academic Decathlon® -based curricula.

    CORE VALUES

    As a premier national scholastic competition for high school students, the United States Academic Decathlon® believes in: The academic growth of students Challenging multidisciplinary learning Teamwork as a means to achieve self-knowledge and life skills Providing equal opportunities for students of different achievement levels The importance of inclusivity and diversity to learning and the human experience High standards of honesty and integrity Transparency in our relations and interactions with all of our stakeholders Excellence in our programs, services and activities Respect for diverse points of view

    https://www.usad.org/

    The 2023-24 VMHS Academic Decathlon Team Accomplishments:

    Skirmish of the Brains Nov 3, 2023

     

    Bandera Invitational 8-9 Nov 2023, Bandera ISD, Bandera Tx

     

    JISD Battle of the Brains 19 Jan 2024

     VMHS Academic Decathlon Battle of the Brains     

    Academic Decathlon Regional Competition 27-28 Jan 2024, Palo Alto College, San Antonio  TX

     

    Academic Decathlon State Competition 22-25 Feb, Collins College, Frisco TX

          VMHS Team State MeetDaniel M, 3rd Place ScholasticVMHS State Super Quiz

     

    AD State Group StudyVMHS AD Banquet State

     

    Sponsor: Mr. Victor Santos

    vsantos@judsonisd.org

    Meeting Dates and Time: Thursday’s 8:15 – 8: 45AM

     

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