Sponsor(s): Kelli Hale
Grade Levels/openings available: 3rd- 5th (4 openings per grade level)
Description: UIL (The University Interscholastic League) is an academic club for students who like to challenge themselves beyond the classroom learning. Three students from each grade level will compete, against other students in the district, in academics such as Writing, Listening, Spelling and Number Sense.
Requirements/Participation Guidelines: Students will be required to attend weekly meetings on Thursdays from 3:30 to 4:30 starting 10/14. In addition, students will be responsible for studying take-home materials and practice tests. The students selected for UIL MUST commit to attending the Fall and Spring District UIL competitions held at The Obama Leadership Academy on Saturday, December 4th and Saturday, April 2nd starting at 8:30 a.m.
Students interested in applying should submit a one page essay explaining why they want to compete in UIL Academic Competitions to Mrs. Hale by Oct. 8th.
More information can be found HERE.