The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Academic Team at Atkins High School competes against other high school teams in the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County school system. This competition involves buzzing in to answer tossup questions and then conversing as a team to answer directed questions. Four students at a time from each school compete against each other in five subject areas.
These subject areas are: English, Math, Science, Social Studies, and General Knowledge.
Atkins is the four-time defending district champions for 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018!!!
The practices for this team will be held on Tuesdays, and will begin in November. The competitions start in late Novemberand run through mid-February. For a complete schedule see Mr. Arzillo as he has taken over coaching duties of this team.