Local Schools Place At Academic decathlon

Published 03/01 2014 11:27PM

Updated 03/01 2014 11:33PM

Collegiate Academy and McDowell High School took home the silver and bronze medals at the state academic decathlon.

The competition was held at Souderton Area High School near Philadelphia
The winner was the Philadelphia areas North Penn High School.

North Penn automatically qualifies for the national academic decathlon to be held in Honolulu Hawaii in April.

The Collegiate Academy team now waits to see if they get a wild card invitation at the national competition.

Cathedral Prep finished in seventh place, and northwestern high school finished eighth overall and third among small schools.

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