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Advisory: 2023 Sacramento County Academic Decathlon

H.S. Teams Spend Months Preparing for Annual Academic Competition

SCOE Media Advisory

Contact: Xanthi Soriano, Executive Director, Communications
Phone: (279) 789-1601 • Email:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, February 1, 2023


WHEN: Super Quiz starts at 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, February 4, 2023  

WHERE: Folsom High School Gymnasium, 1655 Iron Point Road Folsom, CA 95630 

WHO: Scholastic competition featuring 15 local school district teams  

WHY: To prepare for this academic competition, students devoted months of study to this year’s theme, which is “The American Revolution and the New Nation.” In addition to mastering the extensive academic content, students learn about teamwork, goal setting, planning and leadership. An awards ceremony announcing individual and team medalists will be held Wednesday, February 8. The winning team will advance to the statewide California Academic Decathlon, which will be held in March. The winning California team moves on to the national competition. 

Details about the Sacramento County Academic Decathlon are available online:

PRE-EVENT INTERVIEW INFORMATION: Interviews with team coaches, students, and the program coordinator will be available in the gymnasium from 2:30–3:30 PM. Contact SCOE Communications Manager Charlene VanAllen to make arrangements: (916) 807-4727.