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    The PSIA (Private School Interscholastic Association) Mission:

    To inspire private, parochial, charter, and home-school student achievement through academic competition.

     PSIA

    What is PSIA?

    With 19 contest categories covering a wide range of disciplines in 59 academic contests, PSIA provides an exciting opportunity for students in grades 1 through 8 to engage in academic competition with their peers throughout the state of Texas.  PSIA remains the most comprehensive academic extra-curricular program in the nation for students in grades 1 – 8.

     

    Events Includes:

     

    Grades

    Event

    1st

    2nd

    3rd

    4th

    5th

    6th

    7th

    8th

    Art Memory

     

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    Calculator Applications

     

     

     

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    Creative Writing

    X

    X

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Dictionary Skills

     

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    Impromptu Speaking

     

     

     

     

     

     

    X

    X

    Listening Skills

     

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    Maps, Charts, and Graphs

     

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    Mathematics

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    Modern Oratory

     

     

     

     

     

     

    X

    X

    Music Memory

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    Number Sense

     

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    On-Site Drawing

     

     

     

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    Poetry Interpretation

     

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    Ready Writing

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    Science

     

     

     

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    Spelling

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    Storytelling

    X

    X

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Vocabulary

     

     

     

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    *Arlington Classics Academy sends out participation information at the beginning of each school year through district and campus communication*   

    Visit www.psiaacademics.org for more information and description of each competitive event.