We are proud to congratulate Granada Hills Charter High School on winning the California State Academic Decathlon for the second consecutive year this week.

The nine students from Granada Hills scored 52,327 out of 60,000 possible points during the grueling two-day contest, featuring essays, tests, speeches, interviews and the rapid-fire Super Quiz.

Congratulations to team members Lev Tauz, Sean Wejebe, Hamidah Mahmud, Christian Koguchi, Priscilla Liu, Kimberly Ly, Jimmy Wu, Stella Lee and Julia Wall and to coaches are Matt Arnold, Spencer Wolf and Nick Weber!

The Granada Hills team will go on to try for their second consecutive win in the U.S. National Academic Decathlon on April 26-28 in Albuquerque, N.M.

To read the article in the Daily News about the Academic Decathlon victory, click here.