Social Studies- Mrs. Thompson
The Social Studies Contest requires students to expand and apply their knowledge of governmental systems,
historical trends, movements and eras and the physical setting of the earth, particularly as it applies to cultural
environments. Each year the contest focuses on a selected topic area, and a reading list is provided.
Current Events & Events- Holguin
The contest focuses on a basic knowledge of current state, national and world events and issues. The contest
consists of 40 multiple-choice questions and an essay that challenges students to understand not just what is
happening in the world today, but why and how it’s happening and what it means to us as citizens of the United