Schedule

August
15 (Thurs) Chinese Pizza Debate Lab (takes place every Thursday from 3-5pm)
29 (Thurs) MANDATORY Parent/Student Meeting @ WHS Media Center, 530pm
30 (Fri) FIRST debate payment ($100) and Notarized Paperwork due
September
7 Congress Kickoff @ Pembroke Pines Charter
13-16 Yale Invitational @ Yale University, New Haven CT
18 (Wed) Wellington Congressional Scrimmage @ Wellington HS (PARTICIPATION MANDATORY FOR EVERYONE, 3-9pm)
21 PBCFL #1 (Novice-Specific: Congressional Debate)
October
1 (Tues) SECOND (final) installment of debate payment due
12 PBCFL #2 (Novice-Specific: Extemporaneous & Duo Interpretation)
18-20 The New York City Invitational @ Bronx HS of Science, NY
November
9-10 Crestian Tradition @ Cypress Bay HS, Weston
16 PBCFL #3 (Novice-Specific: Public Forum, Lincoln Douglas, Oral Interp)
December
7-8 Patriot Games Invitational @ George Mason University, Fairfax VA
14 PBCFL #4 (All-Varsity/All-Novice) followed by the Red Dawn Debaters’ MANDATORY FUN Holiday Party Afterglow (with annual Secret Gavel Gift Exchange and Ugly Holiday Sweater contest!) @ Chili’s by the Wellington Mall
January
11 PBCFL #5 (Novice-Specific: Dramatic Perf & Oratory)
24-26 Barkley Forum for High Schools @ Emory University, Atlanta GA
February
1 FFL Macaw State Championship Qualifier
7-9 Liberty Bell Classic @ UPenn, Philadelphia PA
21 (Fri 730am-5pm) Florida Oceanfront NSDA Congress Tournament
22 PBCFL Grand Finals National Championship Qualifier Tournament
29-Mar 1 FFL Varsity State @ Olympia HS, Orlando
March
7 Florida Oceanfront NSDA Speech & Debate Tournament
April
4-5 FFL Novice State @ Cypress Bay HS, Weston (weekend of Grad Bash)
18 PBCFL #6 (day after Prom) (Funvitational: SpAr, Duo Extemp, World Schools)
May
24-25 NCFL CAT NATS @ Chicago IL
June
14-19 NSDA NATIONALS @ Albuquerque NM