Congratulations Varsity Speech & Debate Team!


The Varsity Speech & Debate Team—represented by Isaac Martinez, Allure Shurney, Catherine Bauer, George Gardner, Joseph DeGroot, Lea Lopez and Erin Stutenroth—came away with an outstanding showing at the Southern California Junior Forensic League’s Spring Tournament.  Their hard work resulted in top ten showings across the board and in the largest field of competitors at 75 in Prose Interpretation, Isaac Martinez took… Read More…

Success at SCJFL Speech & Debate Tournament!

Katy Bauer takes 4th Place in Humorous Interp

It was a small team at Saturday’s SCJFL Speech & Debate Tournament held at Glendale Community College. Just 3 members of the varsity squad — Tess Gauthier, Esteban Sanchez and Katy Bauer — facing 200 competitors from 20 schools. Middle and Junior High School teams and Speech & Debate Academies from LA County, Orange County… Read More…

Practice Schedule – Nov. 25 – Nov. 27

For all those preparing for the December 5th Elementary tournament and those Varsity Speech Team students preparing for the December 14th tournament, this is the practice schedule for this week. Today, MONDAY from 3-5 in O’Malley for Grades 3-5 and VARSITY. TUESDAY from 3-5 in O’Malley is for Varsity, but 3-5 students may come if it works… Read More…

Speech & Debate Team Rocks the SCJFL Speech Tournament

SCJFL Speech Tournament 2013

The St. Rita Speech & Debate Team shined at the Southern California Junior Forensic League Tournament on Thursday. The SCJFL is one of the largest middle school forensic leagues in the country and this tournament drew 13 of its member schools, with over 200 students competing in four speech categories and one debate format.

Speech Class Schedule