2020 Pine Tree HS Tournament
Dates: 1/10/2020 - 1/11/2020

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Pine Tree High School Invitational

January 10th - 11th, 2020

P.O. Box 5878

Longview, Texas 75608

Physical Address: 1005 West Fairmont


School:   903-295-5031          Fax:  903-295-5029


Dear UIL Coordinator/Sponsor:


Begin the 2020 UIL season with us at Pine Tree High School on January 10th & 11th, 2020.   We will use UIL Set A materials for Academic Events. (For Speech events please bring both Set A and B materials along with documentation. Note the date for Debate events is on January 10th. Speech events will be held on Saturday, January 11.


EVENTS:  This contest includes all UIL events. The Academic events will be separated into large schools and small schools.  Large Schools consists of 5A and 6A and Small Schools consists of 1A thru 4A.  

REGISTRATION:   Please register at www.joyoftournaments.com.  If you have any questions, contact Lee Branson by email at lbranson@ptisd.org.  For Speech & Debate questions please email Ryan Stokes at rstokes@ptisd.org.   There is a $10 fee for mailing any unclaimed medals or plaques.   Tests and student papers will be picked up after each event.  

DEADLINES:  We will need to have your entries in our possession by the Thursday prior to the tournament at 4pm. You may make substitutions online after this date, but late drops will result in the loss of your entry fee.


ENTRY FEES: $8 per entry for the academic events. 20$ for LD and CX Entrees. 8$ for IEs.  Mail your check to Lee Branson (payable to Pine Tree High School UIL) or bring to the registration table the day of the meet.   Sponsor packets and student schedules will be available at registration. Contest Directors will conduct a roll check in the room before the contest to handle any last minute substitutions.


JUDGING:  Each school will be required to provide judges.  You must supply a judge/grader for every event in which your school is entered.   

: Awards will be given for the top 6 places in each event.  Medals will also be given to the top 3 students in each grade level for the math and science events. Plaques will be given to the top performing schools based on the UIL point system. Unclaimed medals will be mailed with the packets if a $10 fee is paid with registration. Remember there will be two divisions for all academic events this year.  Division One is 5A-6A schools.  Division Two is 1A-4A schools. 



We will take 6 entries per school in all events with the following exceptions:

Number Sense, Calculator, Math, and Science Contests:  Unlimited entries.
Computer Applications: 3 entries 

Computer Science:  this year we will offer Hands-On  


*******Testing for the Number Sense, Calculator, Math, and Science events will be located on the second floor of the building in the 900 hall.


Check-In and Hospitality Room:  
Check-In will be in the main office (New Wing) for all academic events beginning at 7:15 am. 
A hospitality room for coaches and judges will also be provided in our new Pine Tree Bistro located in the 600 hall. Breakfast and lunch will be served.  A concession stand will be available for students in the cafeteria.


Saturday, January 11th, the cafeteria will open at 7:30am.  This year the cafeteria will be the location for the students who are not competing in an event.


Lee Branson
Director of Fine Arts and UIL Academics                             

Pine Tree High School                                             

903-295-5034  ext 1130



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