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May 2018 e-news

Congratulations to all the 2018 LifeSmarts champions!

Congratulations to Dallas High School in Dallas, PA, the 2018 National LifeSmarts Champions!

The 2017-18 LifeSmarts program year concluded last week with the 24th annual National LifeSmarts Championship held in San Diego, CA. In recognizing top team and individual achievement, we awarded post-secondary scholarship and other prizes to more than 50 students and adults.

2018 National LifeSmarts Championship: Thirty-three teams competed hard, tackling buzzer matches and acing rigorous team activities, all while displaying excellent sportsmanship, meeting new friends, and enjoying San Diego. Check out coverage in our Facebook photo gallery, read the press release recognizing all of the winners, and catch up on Twitter.

2018 National LifeSmarts Champions: Congratulations to Dallas High School in Dallas, PA, on their three-peat! Watch how they were welcomed when they returned home to Dallas, PA — coverage from local news channel WBRE-TVThe team won the Florence Kelley LifeSmarts trophy for the third consecutive year. Congratulations to our top finishers:

  • 1st Place: Dallas High School, Dallas, PA; Coach Kevin West
  • 2nd Place: ‘Iolani School, Honolulu, HI; Coach James Rubasch
  • 3rd Place: Maize South High School, Wichita, KS; Coach Jean Conkling
  • 3rd Place: Mascoma Valley Regional High School, Canaan, NH; Coach Shawn Joyce

Mark your calendars! Make plans to join us in 2018-19 for our 25th anniversary season.

  • Online registration begins August 1
  • Online competition begins September 10
  • The 25th National LifeSmarts Championship will be held April 13-16, 2019, in Orlando, FL

Summer and fall opportunities

We wish a happy and safe summer to all LifeSmarts coaches and students! And we’ll meet you back at LifeSmarts.org in the fall.

— The LifeSmarts Team
LifeSmarts: Learn it. Live it.