Academic Teams

Academic Dcathlon

The United States Academic Decathlon® is a ten-event scholastic competition for teams of high school students.

Each high school enters a team of nine students: 3 "A" or Honor students (3.750 - 4.00 GPA), 3 "B" or Scholastic students (3.00 - 3.749 GPA), and 3 "C or below" Varsity students (0.00 - 2.999 GPA).


We the People The We the People program is a knowledge-based competition centered on the origins, philosophies, and inner workings of the United States Constitution and government. It was developed by the Center for Civic Education, under a grant from the Department of Education. The team is composed of Arvin High Seniors enrolled in 12th Grade Government.
Virtual Enterprise With an emphasis on college and career readiness, VE is an in-school, live, global business simulation that offers students a competitive edge through project-based, collaborative learning and the development of 21st-century skills in entrepreneurship, global business, problem solving, communication, personal finance and technology.