Individual Competition is personalized for you!
No Team? No Problem.
- Home School Students
- Alternative School Students
- Gifted and Talented Program Students
- Traditional School Students
Academic Decathlon® Individual Competition offers high school students who do not have access to the traditional Academic Decathlon® Team Competition an opportunity to experience Academic Decathlon®. Are you learning in a non-traditional setting? Enrolled in a school, but not part of the Academic Decathlon® team? Enrolled in a school that does not participate in Academic Decathlon? This competition's for you!
Go to Register/Materials to get started!
School has a Team? Compete Here.
If your school has an Academic Decathlon® Team, good news. If your team is eliminated from competition, it's not over! You can continue to compete at an international level through the Academic Decathlon® Individual Competition. Enroll here for the next round beginning with Round II.
- Current Decathlete
- Alternate Decathlete
If you are an alternate and your team has been eliminated, you can join the Individual Competition as well. Enroll here for the next round beginning with Round II.
Maybe you didn't try out for the school's team. You too can compete in the Academic Decathlon® Individual Competition. Enroll here for the next round beginning with Round II.
Go to Register to get started.
International Student? You can join too.
- International high school students over the age of 13
Academic Decathlon® Individual Competition offers international high school students who do not have access to the traditional Academic Decathlon® Team Competition an opportunity to experience Academic Decathlon®.
Go to International Academy for Social Development to get started!*
*This link leads to an external site specifically for International Students to sign up.
Academic Decathlon® Curriculum and Theme
Eight of the ten traditional Academic Decathlon® events are presented in the Individual Competition online: Art, Economics, Essay, Literature, Mathematics, Music, Science, and Social Science. Students invited to attend Finals will compete in these events plus speech and interview.
The 2016-2017 season curricular theme is World War II.
Official Academic Decathlon® Online Competition
Participating students will experience the same level of tests as all other students competing in any of the Academic Decathlon® competitions.
All competitions will be held online on the official Academic Decathlon® online testing site.
More information will be posted on the Home Page closer to the competition events.
|Round I - Practice
|Objective Tests: January 6, 2017
|Round II - Scrimmage
|Essay: February 3, 2017 | Objective Tests: February 17, 2017
|Round III - Competition
|Essay: March 3, 2017 | Objective Tests: March 10, 2017
|Final - Nationals
|Testing dates will be posted later.