Interested in becoming a State Champion in Academics?
Interested in big money scholarships to help you pay for college?
Are you already competing in Academic Events?
If you said yes to any of these three questions, the Cy Woods UIL Academic Team has a place for you.
STATE ACADEMIC CHAMPIONS
Since 2008, Cypress Woods has advanced at least 1 individual to the state UIL Academic meet every single year.
For instance, the Computer Science team has won multiple individual UIL State Championships in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2021, and 2022, 3 team State Championships in 2013, 2017, and 2021, and finished runner up 4 other times.
In 2019, Cy Woods won the overall 6A State Academic championship for entire school with winners in numerous categories, including Accounting, Computer Applications, Computer Science, Spelling, Math, and Literary Criticism. This is the only time in the history of Cy Fair ISD that a CFISD high school has won the overall UIL 6A State Championship. Woods finished 2nd overall as a school in 2020.
Every student that makes it to the state meet at least once qualifies for UIL TILF Scholarships. Attending the state meet once is required to apply for the TILF Scholarships. https://www.tilfoundation.org/
The Welch Foundation $14,000 each 20 awarded per year Stark Foundation $15,200 each 1 per year Myers Foundation $8,000 each 1 per year Lozano Long Endowment $20,000 each 1 per year
What are competitions all about? You can learn a tremendous amount more about the subjects you are interested in. UIL Academic events go above and beyond what you would learn in a typical classroom. This expanded content coverage helps prepare you for college and for your high school classes. Lastly, you make some amazing friends as a member of a highly motivated team of competitive scholars.
Information on all events can be found at in the High School Academic Contests page.
You can contact Mr. Armstrong about the Cy Woods UIL Academic Team.
Competitive Event Categories
Computer Science Science One-Act Play Math Social Studies Ready Writing Number Sense Current Issues and Events Literary Criticism Computer Applications Accounting Spelling and Vocabulary Calculator Applications Speech and Debate
CY WOODS UIL ACADEMIC EVENTS AND COACHES
|UIL EVENT||Coach||Room||Meeting Day / Time|
|Accounting||Mrs. Walker||3010||Monday 2:55-3:40||Janice.email@example.com|
|Calculator Applications||Mrs. Chang||1562||Wed 2:55-3:40||Tuongtrang.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Computer Applications||Mr. Diagle||1556||Thur 2:55-3:40||Grant.email@example.com|
|Computer Science||Mr. Armstrong||1558||Thur 3:00 - 5:00||Stacey.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Current Issues and Events||Mrs. Montes||2307||Mon 2:55-3:40||Alicia.email@example.com|
|Journalism||Ms. Schulte||1866||Tues 2:55-3:40||Emily.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Literary Criticism||Ms. Rasp||2519||Wed 2:55-3:email@example.com|
|Math||Mrs. Chang||1562||Mon 2:55-3:40||Tuongtrang.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Number Sense||Mrs. Chang||1562||Wed 2:55-3:40||Tuongtrang.email@example.com|
|Ready Writing||Mrs. Baumgartner||2519||Wed 2:55-3:firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Science||Mrs. Raney||1176||Tues 2:55-3:40||Stephanie.email@example.com|
|Social Studies||Mrs. Montes||2213||Mon 2:55-3:40||Alicia.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Speech and Debate||Mr. Koshak||2702||Tues 2:55-3:40||Jacob.email@example.com|
|Spelling and Vocabulary||Mrs. Hill||2814||Tues 2:55-3:firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Prose and Poetry||Mr. Koshak||2702||Tues 2:55-3:40||Jacob.email@example.com|