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Speech & Debate Team Among Top 20% Nationwide

 

Mount Si High Schools’ Speech & Debate Team received special recognition from the National Speech & Debate Association. The team is ranked among the top 20% of schools nationwide and earned membership in the association’s prestigious “100 Club.” This distinction is given to a chapter when students earn more than 100 points and degrees in the speech and debate honor society, based on competitive and service-related activities.

 

“This milestone is remarkable because it demonstrates outstanding commitment to teaching students essential life skills – including communication, research, listening, writing and organization,” stated J. Scott Wunn, executive director of the National Speech & Debate Association, in a letter to Chelsea King, Mount Si Speech & Debate advisor. “Keep up the great work, and best wishes to Mount Si High School for another successful season!”

 

To learn more, visit the Mount Si Speech and Debate team website or contact Advisor Chelsea King at kingce@svsd410.org. The team meets Tuesday and Thursdays at 2:30 p.m. in room 301.

 

Speech and Debate Team at first tournament in 2017-18

The first competition of Mount Si's Speech & Debate Team this year is the Bear Creek Tournament on October 26-28.  

The picture above was taken at last year's Bear Creek event in 2017.  Good luck Wildcats!