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Student learn to cooperate and compete while testing their academic skills.

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Our Program

The Nebraska Academic Decathlon promotes academic growth, teamwork, and communication skills among students of all achievement levels through statewide academic competitions.

More than 40 schools from across the state of Nebraska participate in the regional and state competitions.

Our goals

Annual Fundraising

60%

Full Test Sponsorship

25%

Academic Decathlon Endowment

10%

Latest News

We’ll be kicking off the Academic Decathlon season with the first scrimmage of the year at Pius X in Lincoln on Saturday, Nov 4. Please complete the registration form for your team and send it Dr. John Kyndt (jkyndt@bellevue.edu) and Alex Hain (Alex.Hain@piusx.net) who is the new Pius X coach. The deadline to register for the Pius X scrimmage is Friday, Oct 20th, 2017

November 3 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm Third Annual Trivia Night You and your friends are invited to enjoy an evening of fun questions and great fellowship to raise funds to support the Nebraska Academic Decathlon and its mission to support students competing in the Decathlon! Registration and table decoration begins at 530pm Questions begin at 630pm  $25 per person includes 10 rounds of questions and the opportunity to win gift certificates to local restaurants and retailers.   There will also be … read more