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2019 State Competition
Adel DeSoto Minburn High School

State Results ‎‎(2019)‎‎





The 12 top scoring small schools &
12 top scoring large schools
among all regional competitions
are invited each year to compete
at State Competition.

(Highest scoring students at each regional, if not on a state-qualifying team, are also invited to compete as individuals.)


2019 State Competition Agenda
ADM High School, Adel

FRIDAY, MARCH 1,  2019

 1:00 – 1:55 pm Registration

 2:00 – 2:55 pm Orientation in Auditorium

 3:00 – 3:30 pm Art Examination in Auditorium

 3:00 – 3:55 pm Coaches Meeting in library

 3:35 – 4:05 pm Music Examination in Auditorium

 4:05 -  9:30 pm Breaks – Various Times *

 5:00 – 9:30 pm Speech Competition **

 5:00 – 9:30 pm Interview Competition**

 5:00 – 9:30 pm Team Pictures

 SATURDAY, MARCH 2, 2019

 

8:30 –   8:45 am Orientation in Auditorium; label calculators

 9:00 –   9:30 am Social Science Examination

 9:35 – 10:05 am Economics Examination

10:05 – 10:20 am Break

10:25 – 10:55 am Math Examination

10:25 – 10:55 am Coaches' Meeting in the library

11:00 – 11:30 am Literature Examination

11:00 – 11:30 am State Board of Directors Meeting in the library

11:30 – 12:50 pm Lunch

 1:00 –   1:30 pm Science Examination

 2:00 –   3:30 pm Super Quiz in Auditorium

 4:30 –   7:00 pm Awards Banquet -- Country Lane Lodge, Adel




Essay Competition Online
The essay competition for State will be conducted online and prior to the State Competition.
A practice session will be held on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.
The official essay competition will take place on Thursday, February 14, 2019 from 7 am - 7 pm.
Essays will be scored by USAD.
Detailed information will be provided for coaches of state-qualifying teams.

Payments
Purchase orders and checks should be made out to Iowa Academic Decathlon and sent to Tyson Smith, 2901 Melrose Avenue, Iowa City, IA  52246

Forms
Student Code of Conduct, Student Registration, and Transcripts from Regional Competitions will be used for the State Competition. Please place them in the State folder within your school folder.

Super Quiz
Super Quiz is a collaborative event.
Students in each gpa division collaborate with each other to answer 12 questions.
There is a possible team total of 36 points.
The super quiz score does NOT count toward the team score, but winners in both large and small schools receive a plaque and are recognized at the awards ceremony.

Banquet Tickets
The Awards Banquet will be held on Saturday evening of the State Competition.
Ten (10) banquet tickets are included with the registration fee.
Additional tickets can be purchased for $20 until Saturday morning at 9 am.


State Competition
March 6-7, 2020
Venue to be announced soon