Three fast-paced academic contests featuring some of the region's best and most talented students will be staged Saturday afternoon, with one focused exclusively on science and two others drilling down on topics dealing with World War I.
At USC, the Los Angeles County Office of Education will stage a game-show style Super Quiz before a live audience, part of a two-day Academic Decathlon featuring teams from 42 high schools. Not far away, the
Both competitions require students to show an in-depth knowledge of
"These kids are incredibly bright, incredibly motivated and they've worked really hard," Ker said.
Yet another academic competition is waged in La Cañada Flintridge, where
The all-day competition features 24 teams from high schools stretching from La Crescenta to Palm Desert. The winning team will receive an all-expense-paid trip to