Evaluation & Scoring


Please click on the following links for samples of adjudication forms.

Students in Performance categories must perform Friday afternoon (Round 1) and Saturday morning (Round 2) to be considered for Finals held on Saturday afternoon.

Students are seen by different judges on each day when possible.
Strength of schedule formulas reduce the occurrence of ties.
Points earned on Friday and Saturday are combined to determine finalists.
Approximately ten (10) entries scoring the highest combined score from both days are selected to compete in Finals.
Finalists will be announced Saturday at 2:00 pm,  paper copies distributed to teachers,  and posted to the website. 
Entries from each performance category with the highest overall scores are awarded 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place trophies at the Awards Ceremony on Saturday evening.
One (1) Sweepstakes Award trophy is given to the school receiving the highest number of cumulative points from the finals round.

Written evaluations from adjudicators should be picked up at headquarters by 7 pm on Saturday, March 18, 2017.