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Margie Burke Speech Tournament
04/29/2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
2017 MARGIE BURKE SPEECH TOURNAMENT
This is the largest middle school speech tournament in the County. Each school may send up to twenty-five students to the tournament. Each student may enter up to three events, choosing from:
1. Dramatic Interpretation
3. Original Prose & Poetry
4. Persuasive Speaking
Fees: Entry fee of $35 per student (A school check for the total number of participants is requested.)
Judges: Each participating school must provide 3 judges and 1 timekeeper; usually parent or teacher volunteers. This is a strict requirement for your school participation. Your help is essential to the success of the tournament!
Awards: All students receive a Certificate of Participation. First, second and third place medals are awarded to the winners from each classroom contest. Ties are possible. A Grand Champion, 2nd Champion and 3rd Champion trophy will be awarded for each grade level. Grand Champions are based on cumulative points achieved in the tournament. Entering two or more events (up to three events permitted) enhances a student’s chances of winning a Grand Champion trophy.
Contact: Stephanie Robinson, firstname.lastname@example.org, for questions and information.