Speech Team / Forensics

ABOUT

Speech is a competitive team where 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students learn about different types of speaking and prepare and perform their pieces in competition. Events include Duet Acting, Extemporaneous Speaking, Humorous and Dramatic Interpretation, Declamation, Impromptu, and Poetry Interpretation.

SCHEDULE

APRIL UPDATE:

We are in competition season!

Students have competed at the following tournaments:

Creighton Prep High School- placing 5th overall out of 17 schools

Skutt Catholic- placing 3rd overall out of 13 schools

Many students earned individual ribbons and trophies. Nice work, Speech Team!

Meetings on Tuesday 3:30 – 5:00, February to May

Individual morning meeting times may occur.

TIME COMMITMENT

Meetings on Tuesdays after school, February to May

Individual morning meetings may occur.

GRADES

6th – 8th grades

SIGN-UP

Permission forms go home in February

COSTS

Speech meet fees (typically $6 – $8 per entry)

CONTACT

Mrs. Jen Martinez- Speech Coach

jen.martinez@spsl.net