United States Academic Pentathlon® is a five-event scholastic competition for middle school students, providing the benefits of Academic Decathlon® along with the challenges of rigorous team and individual competition.


Now middle school students can experience a premier scholastic competition!

Academic Pentathlon® is comprised of five academic events:

  • Literature
  • Mathematics
  • Fine Arts
  • Science
  • Social Science


More information:

Welcome Letter

What You'll Learn

What You'll Do on Competition Day

2017-2018 Pentathlon Material Order Form

GPA Calculation Acceptable Courses 

GPA Calculation Worksheet

2017-2018 Curriculum and Content Standards

2017-2018 Registration Documents

Pentathlon Nationals Dates

Pentathlon Nationals Results