2020-2021 Pentathlon

  • United States Academic Pentathlon serves students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. Its curriculum is an interdisciplinary curriculum in which a selected them is integrated across five different subject areas:  fine arts, literature, mathematics, science, and social science. 
  • The Academic Decathlon them parallels that of the high school Academic Decathlon program.
  • The theme for the 2020-2021 USAP curriculum will be the Cold War. The themes are developed by our curriculum team with special attention to national content standards.
  • The  materials will be available for downloading in pdf format (music audio files in mp3 format) on August 1 each year. The site license fee allows you to download as many copies as needed. Novels may be purchased via online vendors such as Amazon or via your regular school vendors. The 2020-2021 novel will be Spies: Secret Showdown Between America and Russia by Marc Favreau ISBN-10: 0316545929.
  • All competition questions will be derived from the USAP curriculum.