Parsippany High School Academic Decathlon Team Wins

Parsippany High School Academic Decathlon Team Wins
Posted on 03/04/2016
PHS Academic DecathalonMarch 3, 2016 - The Parsippany High School Academic Decathlon Team participated in the New Jersey State Competition at Ramapo High School in Franklin Lakes on February 27. The team placed first in the state and won the Super Quiz. There are nine team members and seven alternates. The nine team members will go on to the National competition, held in Anchorage, Alaska. Team members are: Will Chen, Anne Cheng, Joyce David, Miki Hansen, Rohan Khajuria, Nikita Kolotov, Hugh Kwong, Katherine Yang, and Adam Ye. Overall, the Parsippany High School team took home 109 awards from both the regional and state competitions. Academic Decathlon is a 10-event scholastic competition for high school students. The events include math, science, social science, literature, economics, art, music, speech, essay and interview. This year’s theme is India. Team coaches are Nancy Lennon, science teacher and Stacy Cozin, media specialist.