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Arlecia Taylor - CPS- Department of Academic Competitions

The Department of Academic Competitions plans and executes extra-curricular programs aimed at engaging students before, during and after school, including science fairs, academic decathlons, spelling bees, debates and other competitions. Academic Competitions create a competitive environment to teach students to apply content knowledge in ways that develop college and career skills such as argumentation, problem-solving, research and critical thinking.