South Dakota State Records Page
Highest Nationals Ranking: 41st (2008: Canton)
Most Recent State Champion: Castlewood
Previous National Wins: None
State History - South Dakota Academic Decathlon, 2008 - present
The South Dakota Academic Decathlon first participated in Nationals in 2008. From 2005, only Canton High School had participated in the South Dakota Academic Decathlon. In 2014, Castlewood became the second South Dakotan team to go to Nationals.
|Year||State Champion||State Score||Rank at Nationals||Score at Nationals|
|2015||De Smet Jesuit High School||27,247||45th of 46 teams||24,668.9|
|2014||Castlewood High School||--||47th of 47 teams||21,520.9|
|2008||Canton High School||15,973||41||11,474.4*|
(*) At the 2008 Nationals, the South Dakota team only included two members.