Academic Competitions

Academic Competition Coordinator: Betty Powell, 6th Grade Teacher

Beginning in the second grade, CCA students have an opportunity to explore the gifts God has given them and compete in a range of academic and fine arts competitions.  The school competes in competitions sponsored by Association of Christian Schools International, National Geographic, and National History Bee Houghton-Mifflin Harcourt.  Below is a list of competitions and grade levels that compete:


ACSI Sponsored Competitions:

  • Creative Writing Grades 4-8
  • Desktop Publishing Grades 4-8
  • Math League Pre-Algebra and Algebra Students
  • Math Olympics Grades 3-8 (2nd Grade competes locally only)
  • Speech Meet Grades 3-8 (2nd Grade competes locally only)
  • Spelling Bee Grades 3-8
  • Art and Music Festival Grades 5-8

National Geographic Geography Bee Grades 4-8

National History Bee Grades 5-8

Robotics-Wichita Mindstorms Challenge Grades 5-8

*Some classrooms enter work in competitions not listed.

Each year, families are invited to celebrate students’ achievements at the Academic Awards Night.