Welcome to the Troy Buchanan High School Speech & Debate team!
What is Speech & Debate?
Speech and Debate is a competitive activity in a variety of debate and speaking events. Events offered in Speech & Debate include current event centered debates, philosophical debates, congressional debates, extemporaneous speaking, informative speaking, persuasive speaking, dramatic acting, humorous acting, poetry performances, prose performances, and so much more.The TBHS Speech & Debate team currently competes in tournaments all over the St. Louis and eastern half of the state.
Why should you be part of Speech & Debate?1. Speech & Debate has been proven to be one of the most valuable activities a student can be involved in throughout high school.2. Speech & Debate members gain skills that top-tier colleges and employers are looking for.3. Speech & Debate members have the opportunity to win individual awards at every tournament4. Speech & Debate members earn lifetime membership and recognition in a national honor society for Speech & Debate.5. Speech & Debate members do for fun what other people fear more than death (which is pretty amazing)6.Speech & Debate members get to wear fancy clothes and they look great when they do!7.Speech & Debate members make friends with people from all over the state8. The Speech & Debate team will be your second family.
Contact Us!Coach: Jessica Bruntsbruntsj@troy.k12.mo.usTwitter: @tbhsspchdebateFacebook: Troy Buchanan High School Speech and Debate Team