The Paideia sixth grade team won second place in the Odyssey of the Mind World Competition at Michigan State University May 22-25. Two other Paideia Odyssey of the Mind teams competed in the national championships, which had over 800 teams from every state in the U.S. and more than 25 countries.
104 students in the class of 2017 attend over 60 different colleges and universities.
The varsity girls' ultimate team are the state champions for the fourth year in a row. The team defeated Grady High School 13-4 to take the title.
The boys' varsity ultimate team are second in the state after losing a close finals match to Grady High School.
The boys' varsity golf team has qualified for the state tournament May 20-21 in Columbus.
Elementary and junior high chess teams participated in the Georgia Chess Association 2019 Georgia K-8 State Chess Championship in Suwanee, Georgia. The Pi-Chess K-1st Team placed first among DeKalb County Schools and third overall in the state.
Two Paideia School varsity track records were set at the 5th Annual Metro Atlanta Championships and the BSN Sports Rumble in the Jungle. The girls’ 4x400 meter relay team, Sophia Huynh, Sophia Figueroa, Jordan Walter, and Luna McCauley set a record with a finish of - 4:14.68 at the Metro Atlanta Championships. The boys’ 4x800 meter relay team, Jay Bartelt, Sam Colton, Jesus Centellano Cortes, and Elijah McCauley, set a school record with their - 8:37.84 finish at the BSN Sports Rumble in the Jungle.