Speech and Debate

Students in grades 6 – 8 are eligible to compete in the Jr. High Debate program. Students can compete in up to 5 tournaments per year including National Middle School Speech and Debate National Championships. Ribét students have qualified and competed in 8 consecutive National Championship tournaments. Students have traveled to Colorado, Ohio, Oklahoma, Kentucky, and Texas. Students compete in various debate and speech events. Ribet’s middle school speech and debate program has been ranked amongst the top eight programs in the nation for the past six years consecutively.  In 2011, Ribet’s own 8th grade student, Jeremy Stewart won 1st place at nationals.  Come join the most competitive speech & debate team in Southern California!