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The University Interscholastic League offers the most comprehensive literary and academic competitive program in the nation. It offers more than any other UIL division in terms of activities, with 22 high school and 18 elementary and junior high contests. More than a half million students participate in UIL academic contests.

Link to Texas UIL Academic Website

High School Academic UIL

KHS Academic UIL

Academic Coordinator - Cory Smith

Events and Coaches:
Accounting - Patti Mitchell
Calculator Applications - Tim McMahon
Computer Applications - Courtney Merritt
Computer Science - Lyland Fu
Current Events - Amanda Jouett
Debate (LD & CX) - Keith Guthrie
Extemporaneous Speaking - Keith Guthrie
Journalism - Sadie Byboth
Literary Criticism - Cory Smith
Poetry & Prose - Keith Guthrie
Mathematics - Timothy McMahon
Number Sense - Timothy McMahon
One Act Play - Alecia King & Amanda Guthrie
Ready Writing - Amanda Jouett
Science - Patti Fay
Spelling and Vocabulary - Crystal Huff
Social Studies - Michael Trammell


See Coaches for UIL Contest Info. Join in on the fun as we attempt to showcase our abilities at the 5A level!

Junior High Academic UIL

Junior High Academic UIL

Events and Coaches:
Academic Coordinator - Warren Morrow
Art - Mollie Hatcher 
Calculator - Kristel Martin 

Chess Clay Doughtery
Dictionary Skills - Jody Gutierrez 
Editorial Writing - Sara McDermott 
Impromptu Speaking - Nicole Killian
Listening Skills - David James 
Maps Graphs and Charts - Jerry Attaway
Mathematics - Kristel Martin
Modern Oratory - Sara McDermott 

Music Memory - David James
Number Sense - Jason Stewart
Oral Reading - Bonita Reed
Ready Writing - Nicole Killian
Science - Nancy Duggan & Amy Sewell 
Social Studies - Hannah Kidd 
Spelling - Julie Berry

Elementary UIL

Information coming soon.