Cesar Chavez to a Lead Contingent of Five Phoenix Union Schools to the Arizona Academic Decathlon

Posted by Communications on 3/7/2018

Cesar Chavez will lead a contingent of five Phoenix Union schools to the Arizona Academic Decathlon, March 9-10 at ASU West.  Chavez won the 27-school Region II Decathlon for the third consecutive year, February 2-3.  Maryvale placed 4th, Alhambra -5th, South Mountain 6th and Betty Fairfax 7th also qualified for the 40-team state decathlon.  Chavez, ranked third behind Hamilton and Canyon del Oro, has finished fourth in State the past two years.  Earlier this year, the Champions beat defending champion Canyon del Oro, so they will be among the elite at State.