He is also the founder of DemiDec, a corporation that provides study materials for the Academic Decathlon
and annually hosts the WSC.
SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: Math Team, Grades 9-12; Academic Decathlon
, Grades 11 and 12; volunteer at Acton Memorial Library.
They have won the state Academic Decathlon
nine times, and the national Academic Decathlon
four times, and the national Science Bowl twice.
Best pal Ned (Batalon) is sworn to secrecy, joining Peter in their school's Academic Decathlon
team alongside Peter's crush Liz (Laura Harrier), sardonic loner Michelle (Zendaya) and bullying rich kid Flash Thompson (Tony Revolori).
Granada Hills Charter High School in suburban Los Angeles won the national Academic Decathlon
in April for the second year in a row.
SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: Dance, currently study ballet, tap, and jazz; orchestra, Grades 9-12, violin; National Honor Society, Grades 11 and 12, president, Grade 12; Leadership Council, Grades 9-12, vice president, Grade 12; Microfinance Club, Grades 10-12, secretary, Grade 12; Spanish National Honor Society, Grades 11 and 12; Girl Scouts, Grades 9-12; Academic Decathlon
, Grades 9-12; Math League, Grades 9, 10 and 12; CARE (Community Action Requires Everyone), Grades 9-12.
She was a member of the National Honor Society and participated in the Ohio Academic Decathlon
. She aspires to be a pediatrician or pharmacist.
Gerald Plecki (Jeff Daniels), desperate for victory, coaches seven of his best students to compete in an elitist academic decathlon
. When one of the team members gets hold of a copy of the test, a morally confused Plecki lets his team cheat in order to try to beat their rich cross-town rivals.
Gyongyi Szabo's lab, co-author on two research papers, Grades 10-12; Volunteer as a patient transporter at UMass Medical Center, Grades 9-10; Junior Class vice president; Student Activities Council, vice president, Grades 11-12; Academic Decathlon
, team captain, Grades 9-12; Varsity Math Team; Jazz band, trumpet, advanced jazz band, festival band, Grades 9-11; Shaolin Kempo Karate, first degree black belt and instructor, seven years; National Honor Society, Grades 10-12.
Her other high school activities included student government, debate team, Key Club and academic decathlon
Wilson said Alex has won a number of performance medals in the Academic Decathlon
, Sarah Wilkinson, faculty adviser.