Torgrimson/Swanzy Competition

Students who earn a score of 98 or higher in performance and scores of 94 or higher on the other three parts at District Rally are eligible to enter the Torgrimson/Swanzy Competition for Outstanding Students.  Students must be entered in District Level as “competitive students” (according to their grade in school).  All students achieving the required scores are eligible, regardless of the District Rally attended.  Teachers may enter any number of students in the Torgrimson/Swanzy Competition as long as they meet the above qualifications.  Preparatory A students do not compete in the Torgrimson/Swanzy Competition. First place winners at Torgrimson/Swanzy may enter the District Rally at the same level the following year and will be allowed to be competitive without restriction.


June 4, 2022

University of New Orleans,

New Orleans, LA

Directions & Parking


UPDATED DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO UNO (Updated June 2, 2022)


From I-10 East (Slidell/Mississippi Drivers)
• Travel on I-10 West towards New Orleans.
• Cross High Rise Bridge and continue travel to Exit 237 Elysian Fields. (If using GPS, it will encourage you to take Louisa or Chef Menteur but this is the safest and most direct route to use the Elysian Fields exit).
• Turn Right off of the exit onto Elysian Fields.
• Travel down Elysian Fields, past Leon C Simon until you reach Lark St. One block past Lark Street is Alumni Drive (street sign is missing so use Lark as your reference point). Turn Left onto Alumni Drive.
• Drive past the University Center and turn L at the stop sign on Milneburg Road.
• Travel down Milneburg and turn Right on the next street. You should see a sign on the left side of the road pointing towards the Performing Arts Center.
Park in any of the open lots around the Performing Arts Center.

• Enter the building and find the check-in desk on the first floor of the Performing Arts Center.

Directions from Baton Rouge/I-10 West
• Follow I-10 towards New Orleans
• Keep left at the fork and follow signs for I-610E towards Slidell
• From I-610E take Exit 3 to Elysian Fields
• Turn left onto Elysian Fields and you will continue approximately 2.7 miles
• Travel down Elysian Fields, past Leon C Simon until you reach Lark St.
• One block past Lark Street is Alumni Drive (street sign is missing so use Lark as your reference point). Turn Left onto Alumni Drive.
• Drive past the University Center and turn L at the stop sign on Milneburg Right.
• Travel down Milneburg and turn Right on the next street. You should see a sign on the left side of the road pointing towards the Performing Arts Center.
• Park in any of the open lots around the Performing Arts Center. Enter the building and find the check-in desk on the first floor of the Performing Arts Center.

***If you get turned around once on campus, you can try putting Performing Arts Center in your GPS once you are on campus. If you do that before, it will likely send you to routes with streets that were closed on Thursday June 2 and will remain closed on Saturday, June 4.


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