The University Interscholastic League offers a wide range of academic contests for students based on elements of your high school classes. The UIL contests will build upon the academic skills you develop in the classroom and offer opportunities to stretch your talents above and beyond the classroom.
1. In order to compete in an event, you must attend practices, perform for your coach and maintain a good attitude.
2. Once you have made a commitment to a team, you need to stick with it. Our coaches and your teams depend on you. Unless you have a circumstance that cannot be avoided, you are expected to participate.
3. Always clean up after yourself. That is in your coaches’ rooms, practice rooms, the stage, and your area during the district.
4. Show complete respect to everyone on our UIL team, whether it be a student in your event, in another event, a coach, or yourself. Follow the golden rule and we will all be just fine.
5. Just as in any extracurricular, if you do not pass, then you are not able to compete.
6. You will be issued a team uniform shirt that you are expected to wear at competition events with black pants. Students who compete in speaking events will dress up to compete.
UT Austin Student Activity Conference
Film Contest Submission Deadline
January 18, 2023
Essay Contest Submission Deadline
February 15, 2023
January 14 or 21, 2023
February 11, 2023
One Act Play Clinic—Atascocita
One Act Play Clinic—Barbers Hill
One Act Play Clinic—Caney Creek
Caney Creek Invitational
March 3-4, 2023
District One Act Play Competition
March 18 (New Caney)
Bi-District One Act Play Competition*
March 23 (Tyler)
District Academic Meet
March 25 OR April 1 (TBD)
Regional Academic Meet*
April 21-22, 2023 (Dallas Area)
State Academic Meet*
May 17-18, 2023 (Austin)
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