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Middle School Debate

Jersey Shore Debate League

Welcome to the
Jersey Shore Debate League! 

2017-2018 School Year

tournament Dates:  
  • January 27, 2018:  Barkalow Middle School (Register here)
  • March 10, 2018:  Ranney School
  • May 5, 2018:  Championship Tournament
DEBATE TOPICS for January 27 Tournament TBA
  • Americans should be required to complete one year of national service.
  • Banning Russia from the 2018 Winter Olympics was the WRONG decision. 
  • Virtual reality technology does more HARM than good.
  • Animal testing is unethical.
  • Review the Topics Archive
Judge Training

TBA - For more information or to register, contact

Participating Schools
  • Barkalow Middle School
  • Bolger Middle School
  • Cedar Hill Prep School
  • Forrestdale Middle School 
  • Ranney School

  • Rumson Country Day School 

  • St. Rose of Lima