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Mount Vernon Hosts State Academic Decathlon

Mount Vernon Hosts State Academic Decathlon

This year, Mount Vernon did not have a full team, so they did not qualify to compete at state. However, the high school still hosted as it has been doing every other year since 2007. View a slideshow of the events:

Academic Decathlon Team to Compete at State

Academic Decathlon Team to Compete at State

The Mount Vernon Academic Decathlon team placed third in regional competition in Waterloo Jan. 23. They will move on to state, hosted here on March 1-2. Two MVHS students won medals at the competition: Mariah Schlueter for overall 2nd place Varsity Division, and Nate Marti for 3rd place overall Honors Division. Miranda Roudabush received a […]

Academic Decathlon Team Places Fourth at State

Academic Decathlon Team Places Fourth at State

Academic Decathlon State Tournament Results Friday and Saturday, March 2 and 3, 2012 Large Schools 1st Cedar Rapids Jefferson 40,527.7 2nd Cedar Rapids Kennedy 39,062.7 3rd Cedar Rapids Washington 38,769.8 Small School 1st South Central Calhoun 32,882.0 2nd ADM 30,177.8 3rd Iowa Falls – Alden 29,546.3 4th Mount Vernon 28,892.1 Overall 11th Overall (Small School […]

Mount Vernon Hosts State Academic Decathlon-UPDATE

Mount Vernon Hosts State Academic Decathlon-UPDATE

Our team placed 4th in small schools behind North Tama, Southern Cal, and ADM. CR Jefferson came in first for large schools. More details Monday. Best wishes to the State Academic Decathlon Team who competes this weekend! Front Row: Jennifer Gee, Polly Carrico, Melissa Grunder, Sarah Yeoman, Maggie Howell, and Miranda Roudabush. Back Row: Adrienne […]

Academic Decathlon Regionals

Academic Decathlon Regionals

Fourteen students competed at MVHS today for a spot on the State Academic Decathlon Team. Because Jefferson High School, the host of Regional competition, limited the number of students to compete at Regionals this year, 18 Mount Vernon students were left without the opportunity to compete. This didn’t sit right with adviser Eric Butikofer, so […]

Academic Decathlon places fourth at state

Academic Decathlon places fourth at state

The Academic Decathlon state team, coached by Eric Butikofer, placed fourth in the small school division. Scoring a total of 28, 722.7 points, they placed behind North Tama, Southern Cal, and Grundy Center. In the Honors Division, Tom Mlynarczyk won 3rd in math, 2nd in economics, and 2nd in interview; Amy Davis was 3rd in […]