Debate is a 5-credit course that meets during advisory periods and after school twice a week. To join the debate team, students must speak with Ms. DePaolo or Mr. Chao, the debate coaches.
Maintain a 2.0 GPA
Be responsible in attending all classes and tournaments, and completing all assignments. Your teammates depend on you!
After-school sessions every Wed and Thu
All local Friday/Saturday debate competitions (3 per semester)
One-week summer debate camp at USC in August
Improve your skills in vocabulary, reading, writing, research, and speaking!
Enjoy friendly & stimulating competition!
Learn about government policies that affect our lives!
Let your opinions be heard!
Add debate as an important skill on your resume!
This year's resolution (the topic we debate all year):
For more information about the Los Angeles Metro Debate League, click HERE.