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Academic Competitions

Sapient offers private coaching for group and individual STEM, business, and English competitions.

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A team of students will practice investing for a hypothetical client via a simulated stock trading platform. 

  • Category: business

  • Deadline: register by 9/18

  • Size: group

  • Grade: high school

  • Estimated prep time: call to inquire

Students will take six math tests over a school year; rankings are determined by aggregate score.

  • Category: Math

  • Deadline: first test is 10/13 & 10/14

  • Size: individual

  • Grade: any

  • Estimated prep time: call to inquire

Students will create a poetry, nonfiction, or short story portfolio.

  • Category: fiction, poetry, or nonfiction

  • Deadline: 10/15

  • Size: individual

  • Grade: 10–12

  • Estimated prep time: 5 hours (10 for nonfiction)

Students can submit up to four poems to the Rattle Young Poets Anthology.

  • Category: poetry

  • Deadline: 11/15

  • Size: individual

  • Age: 15 or younger

  • Estimated prep time: 5 hours

Students will write one short poem on nature.

  • Category: poetry

  • Deadline: 12/1

  • Size: individual

  • Grade: middle or high school 

  • Estimated prep time: 5 hours

Students will create a poetry, nonfiction, or short story portfolio.

  • Category: fiction, poetry, or nonfiction

  • Deadline: 12/8

  • Size: individual

  • Grade: 7–12

  • Estimated prep time: 5 hours