Two Dallas ISD schools rank among the best at State Academic Pentathlon competition


Two Dallas ISD schools ranked among the very best in the State Academic Pentathlon competition!

Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women’s Leadership School’s eighth-grade team came in third place and Raul Quintanilla Sr. Middle School’s eighth-grade team came in the top 10 out of 85 schools. Rangel’s seventh-grade team came in fifth place out of 77 teams.

Texas Academic Pentathlon is the middle school competition equivalent to Academic Decathlon and Lone Star Challenge. Nine-member middle school teams complete five exams in different subject areas. Each year’s competition has a different theme, with this year’s theme being Africa.

Here are the Dallas regional results from the competition:



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