Maryvale to Host Academic Decathlon

Posted by Community Relations Department on 11/13/2013

Maryvale High School is hosting the 2013 PUHSD Academic Decathlon Scrimmage on Friday, November 22 and Saturday, November 23.  The scrimmage is the first competition for teams preparing for the regionals in January.  Organizers need 200 judges for the 300-plus students that will be participating.    On Friday, Nov. 22, judges are needed for the interview and speech events.  Training will be provided.




“It is a great way to spend a Friday afternoon with absolutely fantastic students.    Training is at 4 p.m. with a great free dinner for all judges,” Academic Decathlon director Sharon Bernero said. 



On Saturday, Nov. 23, test proctors are needed for the morning session (7:30 a.m. continental breakfast with training, testing is 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.) and the Super Quiz Relay in the afternoon.




Volunteers can call (602) 764-1343 for more information.