Four Phoenix Union Schools Headed to State Academic Decathlon

Posted by Community Relations on 2/18/2015

Four Phoenix Union schools are headed to the State Academic Decathlon by virtue of their
performances at the Region II Decathlon, February 6-7 at Thunderbird High School. Cesar
Chavez placed second to Boulder Creek, Alhambra was fourth, Maryvale, sixth and Betty Fairfax,
seventh. For Chavez, whose 39,931 points ranks 14th in the state, it is their ninth consecutive year
qualifying for State. This is Maryvale’s fourth consecutive trip to State, Betty Fairfax’ fourth
state appearance, and Alhambra’s third straight year to state. The State Academic Decathlon is March 13-14 at ASU Polytechnic campus.