Middle School Debate

2020 Middle School Debate Competition

The resolution for this year's Middle School Tournament is:

"Resolved: Connecticut should mandate vaccination, with no religious exemption."


For further information and introductory source material, please click here.

The early round Middle School Tournament will take place on Tuesday, May 12 2020, at John Winthrop Middle School, beginning at 3:00 p.m.

Information about registration and the playoff rounds will be posted soon. Registration will be through tabroom.com. If you already have an account, this should be easy. If not, instructions here.


Middle School Debate Schedule:

3:00 – 3:15 p.m.

Arrival / Check-in for Students

3:15 – 3:45 p.m.

Judges’ Orientation

4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Round One – Prelims

5:30 - 6:15 p.m.

Dinner (please bring your own food)

6:15 – 7:45 p.m.

Round Two – Prelims

7:45 – 8:00 p.m.


To see questions and clarifications on this years debate, please click here.

For an overview of the debate and rules click here.