State Convention


Where: Naaman Forest High School, 4843 Naaman Forest Blvd, Garland, TX 75040
When: April 13-14
Official Schedule

Where to Stay

For attendees traveling to state convention, we've made a list of hotels within the area where students and teachers can stay. List includes proximity and prices, and some hotels feature special rates for TSJCL members. List is also available on the Links + Downloads pages.

The Fairfield Inn & Suites Dallas Park Central and Homewood Suites Dallas Park Central hotels have offered a special deal. Contact here.

Update: Holiday Inn Garland has 25 rooms available with a special TSJCL rate. Contact hotel at 972-495-1144 and ask for Rita to give you the TSJCL rate. The hotel is very close to the school.


Not exactly clear on the rules for a contest you're taking? Don't worry! We've collected all the rules for the 2017-2018 school year here so you can make sure you're doing everything right.


Miscellaneous files and forms for the convention can be found here.


Want to re-live the experience of contest sessions from the last State Convention? Download a test and grade it with the key provided! If you're looking for even older tests, try the download archives.


Can't remember what you won at the 2018 State Convention? We've put all the results down below. If you're looking for even older results, try the download archives.