Evanston Township High School is a large public school located in Evanston, IL, just north of Chicago, with a racially and economically diverse student population.

Welcome to the ETHS Speech and Debate Team website. 

If you'd like to join our update email list (and our team roster), please complete this information form: ETHS S&D Roster and Email Form.

  • Schedule of tournaments and tentative rosters can be found here: http://www.ethsspeechanddebate.org/tournaments 
  • Officer meeting: Tuesday at 7:45 am in N-125; discussing plans for Superb Owl. 
  • December team meeting: Wednesday, 12/12, after school in E-212. 
  • In order to compete in future competitions, please complete this form: Student Health Info. Please ask Jeff if you have any questions about the process.
  • 1 or 2 volunteer judges (either a 3rd of 4th year debater or a parent/guardian) are needed this Saturday at Belvidere North. Please let Jeff know if you can volunteer. 
  • The Illinois Middle School Debate League is hosting it's second tournament on Saturday, December 15th, 8am - 4pm, at the Avery Coonley School, 1400 Maple Ave., Downers Grove, IL. They are in need of student judges; they pay $40 on site and lunch is provided. If you are interested, please email leslynn@argumentcenterededucation.com.
  • 12/14-12/15: Policy at Lane Tech HS; Signup Form due Friday, 12/7. This is an ALL-GO for Policy Debate.
  • 2/15-2/19: All events at Harvard; Interest Form due Friday, 12/5. 

All practices start after school and last about an hour and a half.
  • Limited Prep: E-212 Monday and Thursday
  • Interp: E-212 Monday and Wednesday
  • Congress: E-212 Monday, Wednesday scrimmage in E-111
  • Public Address: E-212 Tuesday and Thursday
  • Public Forum: E-212 Tuesday and Thursday
  • Policy: E-113 Tuesday and Thursday
  • Lincoln-Douglas: N-125 Tuesday and Thursday
  • Spanish Language Debate: E-111 Tuesday and Thursday

    ETHS Speech and Debate at Harvard...

    Even stairwells aren't safe from these kids...

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