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High School Speech & Debate
The LPS Speech & Debate program strives to develop the world's leaders of tomorrow through public speaking, research, and critical thinking. Two nationally ranked programs give over 300 students the opportunity to find their voice by preparing for and participating in weekly tournaments against the state's best and brightest.
Nationals 2019 - Lincoln-Douglas Debate Finals
A Conversation with 2 LPS National Champions
Students Qualify for National Tournament!
Congratulations to the following students, who qualified to compete in the NSDA National tournament in Phoenix, AZ in June!Liberty High School:LD: Liv LinzyPuF: Will Peacock & Jack RameyUSX: Jill VanYperenIX: Ethan Burnham, Caroline ShemwellDI: Cole WheelerDUO: Andrew Hand & Grace FisherDUO: Elinor Dow & Bennett ChapmanINFO: Kate FisherPOI: Ella TornoBQ: Kaylen KingSEN: Ethan Burnham2023 District Student of the Year: Liv LinzyLiberty North High School:PuF: Trey Shriver & Ellie ThornLD: Madison TuckerDI: Santina JumaPOI: Santina Juma, Alayna PickardOO: Ava PowersIX: Addie KimmerleCONG: Aaron Kersh
Students Qualify for State Tournament!
Congratulations to the following students, who qualified to the 2023 MSHSAA State Competition in April!Liberty High School:HI- Andrew HandINFO- Mary BatesPR- Cole WheelerST- Cora PriceIX- Ethan BurnhamUSX- Liv LinzyPolicy- Richard Burns & Caroline ShemwellLincoln Douglas- Liv Linzy, Ethan BurnhamLiberty North High School:DI: Santina JumaDuet: Santina Juma & Hunter GillHI: Hunter Gill, Addie KimmerlePoetry: Alayna PickardProse: Tommy MonacoST: Ava PowersLincoln Douglas - Madison TuckerPolicy - Olivia Walker & Addie KimmerlePublic Forum - Ellie Thorn & Trey Shriver
High School Speech & Debate Teachers
- Liberty High School
- Liberty North High School
- Liberty High School Debate
- Liberty High School Speech/Competitive Theater
- Liberty North High School Debate
- Liberty North High School Speech/Competitive Theater