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 
  • There is a team meeting in E-212 after school on Tuesday, 1/22. Please make plans to attend. 
  • Please consider taking Advanced Debate next year; it's a semester long honors credit that counts towards Fine Arts or History electives. 
  • We are aiming to raise $2500 to support our students attending Harvard this year. Please consider contributing to the GoFundMe campaign and sharing it with your family and friends to help meet this goal!
  • https://www.gofundme.com/eths-speech-and-debate-team
  • Team hoodies have been produced and they cost $35 each. Hoodies will be ordered this Wednesday, so please complete the order form below if you would like to purchase one. Hoodie Order Form
  • Judges are needed at the IMSDL tournament this Saturday from 8am - 4pm. Judges will be paid $40, and lunch is provided. If you are interested, please email: leslynn@argumentcentereducation.com 
  • This Thursday Emma Ringstad and Josh Ahn will be renovating the second floor trophy cases. If you would like to help, please join them in E-212 at 1pm on Thursday. 
  • 1/26: LD and PF at Sandburg HS. Signup Form. Due this friday!
  • 2/2: IHSA Speech Regionals at Glenbrook North HS. Signup Form.
PRACTICE SCHEDULE (01/14-01/19): 
All practices start after school and last about an hour and a half.
  • Interp: Wednesday, 2:30pm in E-212
  • Public Address: Tuesday and Thursday at 2:30pm in E-212
  • Limited Prep: Monday and Thursday at 2:30pm in E-212
  • Spanish Debate: Tuesday and Thursday at 2:30pm in E-111
  • Policy Debate: Tuesday and Thursday at 2:30pm in E-113
  • Public Forum: Tuesday and Thursday at 2:30pm in E-212
  • Lincoln-Douglas: Tuesday and Thursday at 2:30pm in N-125
  • Congressional Debate: Wednesday at 2:30 in E-212 (no Congress practice Monday)

ETHS Speech and Debate at Harvard...

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

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