If you are a lover of history, government, and/or geography, the UIL Social Studies contest is for you! Each year, the UIL State Office selects a topic area that the Social Studies contest focuses upon for that school year. Competitors read a non-fiction book concerning that topic and study a variety of facts before taking a multiple-choice test over the subject matter at each meet. As a part of the test, students also write an expository essay over a given aspect of the topic area.
The 2020-2021 theme is . . .
American Empire: Expansion, Imperialism, and Intervention
This year's focal book is below.
2020 – COVID
2019 – Regional Runners-Up, District Champions
2018 - Regional Runners-Up, District Champions
2017 – Regional – 4th, District Champions
2016 – Regional 3rd, District Champions
2015 – Regional 3rd, District Champions
2014 – State 5th, Regional Champions, District Champions
2013 – Regional 3rd, District Champions
Hopes are high for another great year!
If you wish to join the team now, please contact Mr. Ard via e-mail.
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