Coppell High School placed third in the Region IX Academic Decathlon and first in Super Quiz on Jan. 20-21. CISD hosted the two-day event at CHS.
Coppell HS scored a 44,541.6 for the third spot behind Nimitz HS (45,691.6) and Hebron HS (44,823.2).
The decathlon consists of written comprehensive exams in art, economics, literature, math, music, science and social science plus a seven-minute interview, a one-hour essay and two speeches. Super Quiz consists of 36 multiple-choice questions from the objective portions of the competition.
CHS will advance to the Texas Academic Decathlon State meet on Feb. 23-26 in San Antonio, TX.