Jeff & Charey McClendon, Chairman
Pediatric Clinic, P.A.
Northeast Texas Pediatrics
American National Bank
Homeland Title Company
Mt. Pleasant Chamber of Commerce
2017 Academic Rodeo Sweepstakes Winners
K - 2 Sims
3rd - 4th Sim
5th - 6th Wallace
2016 Academic Rodeo Sweepstakes Winners
K - 2 Sims
3rd - 4th Chapel Hill
5th - 6th Chapel Hill
7th - 8th Mt. Pleasant Junior High
2015 Academic Rodeo Sweepstakes Winners
K - 2 SIMS
3rd - 4th SIMS
5th - 6th WALLACE
7th - 8th CHAPEL HILL JUNIOR HIGH
2014 Academic Rodeo Sweepstakes Winners
K-2 Tie Brice & K-2 Tie Harts Bluff
3rd - 4th Sims 5th - 6th P E Wallace
7th and 8th MPJH
Academic Rodeo General Guidelines
All Kindergarten - 6th grade students in Titus County school districts are eligible.
Registration Forms for contest must be turned in by Monday, September 17th. You may either turn them in to your school office for pick up by an Academic Rodeo representative, or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org. School collection will be Tuesday, September 18th at 8 am.
All essays and posters will also be collected from the school offices on September 18th. ESSAYS WILL NOT BE RETURNED, PLEASE MAKE COPIES PRIOR TO PICK UP.
We will do our best to meet the special needs of our participants. So, that we may make the necessary preparations, please notify the contest coordinator by September 18th.
Contests will not be postponed for late arrivals. Any late participants will not be allowed to enter testing sites.
PLEASE NOTE: ACADEMIC RODEO WILL NOT BE TAKING PUBLICITY PHOTOS FOR THE NEWSPAPER THIS YEAR.
Contests for this year:
Students may participate in any or all of the following contests:
Poster Contest K - 6th grades
Science Fair (display) K - 6th grades
Essay Contest 3rd - 6th grades
Students may, in addition to the contests above, participate in one of the following:
Speech Contest 2nd – 6th grades
Math Contest (group event) 2nd - 6th grades
Spelling Bee 2nd - 6th grades
Bible Reading 3rd - 6th grades
North Ridge Church of Christ - All Contests (Except Essays & Posters - They will be judged prior to Academic Rodeo)
Sunday September 23, 2018
Science Projects 1:00 – 2:30
2nd Grade 2:30 – 4:00
3rd Grade 4:00 – 5:30
4th Grade 5:30 – 7:00
5th Grade 7:00 – 8:00
6th Grade 8:00 – 9:00
Monday September 24, 2018
Announcement of Poster, Essay, and Science Projects Winners 6:00 pm
Prizes for Participants:
Walmart Gift Cards** will be awarded to the First, Second and Third place winners in each contest.
**Correction from the catalog.
1st Place - $30
2nd Place - $20
3rd Place - $10
All entries will receive ribbons and tickets to the Titus County Fair. *This does not include essay entries due to the volume. Only winners in the essay contest that are present at the announcement will receive ribbons and tickets.
Recognition for Coaches who are present at the contest:
Tickets to the Titus County Fair (ask your contest coordinator or see Jeff)
Attention Academic Rodeo Participating Schools:
- Each school with the highest point total per Sweepstakes Group will win $250 prize.
- Sweepstakes groups are:
Grade K - 2
Grade 3 - 4
Grade 5 – 6
- Point system is as follows: 1st place = 4 points
2nd place = 3 points
3rd place = 2 points
- Each individual place will count, example 1st place Speech = 4 points.
- Each team event place will count as one, example 2nd place Math = 3 points
- Points are awarded for all Academic Rodeo Contests.
Point totals will be displayed in the East Room as they become available.